Twitch HTML5

Twitch HTML5

An extension to use the HTML5 Player UI instead of Flash player in every twitch channels

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What is Twitch HTML5?

'Twitch HTML5' is a Chrome extension designed to enhance your Twitch viewing experience. It automatically swaps the platform's default Flash player with the more user-friendly and efficient HTML5 player, working seamlessly across all Twitch channels. With Twitch HTML5, you'll enjoy smooth streaming and decreased CPU usage.

Stats date:
Users: 3,918 ▲ 53
Rating: 3.03 (34)
Version: 0.1.5 (Last updated: 2015-09-10)
Creation date: 2015-09-10
Manifest version: 2
Size: 21.11K
Email: Click to see
Risk impact: Moderate risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood

Other platforms

Not available on Firefox
Not available on Edge

This extension automatically replaces the twitch Flash player version for the HTML5 one.

User reviews
User reviews summary
These summaries are automatically generated weekly using AI based on recent user reviews. Chrome Web Store does not verify user reviews, so some user reviews may be inaccurate, spammy, or outdated.
  • Solves HTML5 video playback problem
  • Likes the replacement of Flash UI
  • Relief from the outdated Flash plugin
  • Needs Flash player to work
  • Host mode on Twitch loads in Flash, not HTML5
  • Consumes a high percentage of CPU
  • Streams don't load
  • Reported as 'outdated and doesn't work'
Most mentioned
  • Doesn't work
  • Need for Flash player
  • High CPU consumption
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Risk impact

Twitch HTML5 may not be safe to use and it requires some risky permissions. Exercise caution when installing this extension. Review carefully before installing.

Risk likelihood

Twitch HTML5 has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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