Youtube going into fullscreen weird pause bug

Description of the issue:

Going fullscreen in youtube videos while they are playing momentarily pauses the video, goes janky towards the left and then fullscreen after a delay of about 500 milliseconds.

Steps to Reproduce (add as many as necessary): 1. 2. 3.

  1. Go to
  2. Play any video not in fullscreen
  3. Fullscreen while it is playing

The same thing happens when exiting fullscreen.

Actual Result (gifs and screenshots are welcome!):

Weird janky movement from a semi fullscreen youtube paused video

Expected result:

Normal transition into fullscreen without pause.

Reproduces how often:

Literally every time.

Operating System and Brave Version(See the About Brave page in the main menu):

Version 1.3.115 Chromium: 80.0.3987.87 (Official Build) (64-bit)

Windows 10

Additional Information:

Try clearing the cookies, just logout and re-login again? Also possibly disabling Hardware Acceleration might help


Thanks for your help, resetting the cookies worked. weird bug!