TikTok enhances app experience for tablets and foldables

TikTok has rolled out an update to enhance the app experience for viewers on larger devices including tablets and foldables.

According to the social media giant, the app is now better optimised for larger screens, allowing users a clear video feed, streamlined navigation bars and orientation support.

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With the new update, TikTok claims users can see a “more refined video feed that showcases content with enhanced clarity.” Users will also now see navigation bars at the top and bottom of the screen for easy access.

The app will also work in landscape or portrait orientation, TikTok revealed.

In a statement, the social media giant said: “While most people already know and love TikTok on their mobile devices, we know many also like to access it on larger screens and foldable devices.

“Whether they’re watching the latest cooking trends or searching for the latest soccer highlights, we’re excited to share that TikTok is now better optimised for tablets and foldable gadgets. This new update offers a complete upgrade, ensuring a seamless and visually appealing TikTok experience for users worldwide, regardless of the device they choose.”

The news comes as TikTok recently launched a new campaign which spotlights the journeys of discovery starting on the platform.

The ‘It Starts on TikTok’ campaign is the social media giant’s first campaign with Lucky Generals and features the diverse range of places a simple browse on TikTok can lead to.