Youtube Thumbnail design sizes, Youtube Thumbnail template dimensions 


Youtube is one of the platforms that are very widely used. It has an amazing wide impact from the way it exhibits videos, engagement, interaction, and it reaches out to people. Youtube has become the venue to post videos and short movies and thus, it has been a gate to many ads and exposure to many companies. 



Channel Icon

800 × 800 px

Channel Art

2,560 × 1,440 px

Desktop Display

2,560 × 423 px

Tablet Display

1,855 × 423 px

Desktop and Mobile Display

1,546 × 423 px

Video Thumbnail

1,280 × 720 px

Browse Youtube Thumbnail Templates

YouTube icon

Your YouTube channel icon is a round image that best displays at 800 x 800 pixels.  YouTube recommends using a 2560 x 1440 pixels image. Minimum dimensions are 2048 x 1152 pixels.

YouTube Video thumbnail 

A custom thumbnail should be as large in order to be shown on the YouTube links and its recommended size is 1280 x 720 pixels and up to 2MB.

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