BlackBerry 7 OS gets YouTube client with optimized HTML5
would finally get a YouTube client that matched those other phones, especially when a YouTube icon appeared on the phone. But a click on the YouTube icon on the BlackBerry Torch 9800 merely brought the phone's user to the mobile YouTube web site.
Unfortunately, if you're currently using a BlackBerry phone running BlackBerry 6 OS or lower, you're unable to receive the new YouTube client. And while some might consider YouTube a minor feature, others find it to be a very important function on their smartphone. It's hard to believe that back in 2007, when the original Apple iPhone was launched, the television ads said, "Maybe the biggest surprise is finding YouTube on your phone".