Youtube videos freezing but audio still plays

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User Agent: (Windows NT 10.0; Win64; x64; rv:58.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/58.0Build ID: 20180206200532Steps to reproduce:watch any kind of youtube video at 1080p or upwards resolutionActual results:video freezes after a couple of mins in however audio keeps playing in background. tried downgrading to 58.0. same worry. i am on latest variation of home windows 10 1803 develop 17134.48Expected results:video should"ve played without freezing

i have actually tried eexceptionally feasible solution yet difficulty is still below.tried chrome . youtube functions perfectly without any freezing

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