January 2017 Archives

Video Playback Speed Feature

Dear Niconico users,

Thank you for using Niconico.

A new "Playback Speed(β)" feature (released Thursday, January 12, 2017) is available now for the HTML 5 video watch page (β).

This feature allows you to change your video's playback speed from the normal 1.0 to 1.2 or 0.5. (via "Playback Speed (β)" from "Settings").

■ Applicable Services

・PC version of Niconico(HTML5 video watch page (β) version only)
* This feature can be used on all videos.

■ Applicable Users  

・Premium members
・Free members

■ About Playback Speed (β) Feature

・Change your playback speed  from the "Playback Speed (β)" option located inside "Settings" (via the video player gadget icon).
・Use option to change speed to x 0.5,  x 1.0 or x 1.2.

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■ Attention

・Playback speed will return to normal speed (1.0) when page is reloaded.
・Faster speeds will be available at a later date.


Thank you


Thank you for using Niconico.

Nico Live will undergo maintenance during
the following date and time :
Date:  Thursday, January 12, 2017
Time: 6:00 am to 8:30 am (JST)
Please accept our apologies for this great inconvenience.

We sincerely appreciate your patience and understanding.

Thank you very much.