NEW YOUTUBE UPDATE : With the new format, Youtube started showing the video views count in lakhs and crores in India. Videos with 15,00,000 views will now be displayed as 15 lakh views instead of 1.5M (million), while videos with 500,000 views will be displayed as 5 lakh views instead of 500K
The view count of YouTube videos on the Home Page and Trending section is now displayed in lakh and crore instead of million and billion, and it is not showing on channel pages yet.
The feature is not available for everyone but if you toggle your Youtube dark more On then you can see this feature in your Youtube window. However, some users who are already seeing the new format can already having this new update. Some of the users also reported that changing the location to US or UK on YouTube will change the format as before.
YouTube has been introducing new features to its platform lately like Dark Mode toggle, voice search for cast, etc. On similar lines now, YouTube has made a change in the view count numbering format displayed on videos.
So far, it’s not clear that YouTube will change the default view count numbering format officially to English (India). As and when we get any further information on this feature we will give you a quick update. Thanks for giving us your precious time.