▶️ Play Button Emoji

▶️ Emoji Information

Play Button
Short Codes:
arrow, play, play button, right, triangle
Symbols » Av Symbol
Unicode Codepoint(s):
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▶️ Play Button Meaning

When you want to encourage someone to begin or proceed, you use the play button emoji. The play button emoji, which is also known as just the play emoji, features a white arrow against a blue or orange backdrop. Aware of it somewhere? You most likely did! The white arrow stands in for the white start button that is typically found on video and music players. The play button emoji, when used in its literal sense, symbolises one of a music player's most crucial functions: playing the music inside! This button, also referred to as the emoji play button, is frequently used to request the playing of a particular song or to resume a song that has been stopped.

The play button emoji was introduced in 1995 and released as part of the Unicode 11.0 standard. This emoji can be found under the symbols category. Because the play button emoji has been around for quite some time, it should display correctly in the majority of operating systems.

▶️ Emoji on Different Devices

Here you'll find a range of emojis on how they will look using different operating systems. Each company will design an emoji according to their own style. Here we have listed the most popular platforms around to see how the emoji will look on their screens.
Depending on the operating system version, the images may still look different to your display.

  • Google
    Play Button Emoji Google
  • Apple
    Play Button Emoji Apple
  • Facebook
    Play Button Emoji Facebook
  • Twitter
    Play Button Emoji Twitter
  • Windows
    Play Button Emoji Windows
  • Samsung
    Play Button Emoji Samsung

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content: '\25B6 \FE0F';