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HOW TO DOWNLOAD YOUTUBE VIDEOS: BEST APPROACH

HOW TO DOWNLOAD YOUTUBE VIDEOS: BEST APPROACH

HOW TO DOWNLOAD YOUTUBE VIDEOS: BEST APPROACH

When it comes to downloading YouTube videos, software, online tools stands as the most suitable options.

You not only can access them across any platform, be it Windows, Mac or Android. But also utilize them to get hold of your favorite YouTube video, when there’s no internet available, by downloading it.

For this reason, we have compiled proven ways on how to download YouTube videos without any this available and current software or online apps without any hassle.

  1. Default Method of Downloading Directly From Youtube

You can download videos to watch offline with YouTube Go.

Download a video

  1. Go to the video you’d like to download on the Home tab or the search results page.
  2. Tap the video thumbnail.
  3. Select the video quality that you would like to download the video in, then tap Download.

Note: Standard quality is selected by default.

The Download button will turn blue below the video once it’s downloaded.

You’ll need to reconnect your device to a mobile or Wi-Fi network periodically to continue to enjoy content offline.

If your device loses connectivity as you’re downloading a video, your progress will resume automatically when you reconnect to the internet.

YouTube Go can use minimal data to check for changes to the video or its availability. If a downloaded video is no longer available for offline playback, it will be removed from your device during the next sync.

Note: Some videos aren’t available for download based on the content owner’s settings.

  1. 4K Video Downloader

This is the most popular which lets you download videos from YouTube, Vimeo, Facebook, and more.

The 4K Video Downloader also lets you download complete playlists. Furthermore, it lets you download complete channels in one go. At the moment, it’s only available for Windows.

2. KeepVid (by iTubeGo)

This is the go-to website to download YouTube videos in MP4 format.

Apart from individual videos, the tool also lets you conveniently download complete YouTube playlists in one go. Other than that, you can also download videos from Facebook, Instagram.

3. Snaptube

This is another user-friendly tool that lets you download YouTube videos in different resolutions and formats.

Some of the formats that Snaptube supports include M4A, MP4, and MP3. As of now, the tool is only available for Android, but it isn’t available on Google Play – so you’ll need to download the APK.

4. TubeMate

This is another standard YouTube downloader that lets you grab your favorite videos in MP4 and 4GP formats (as well as in audio formats, including MP3 and WAV).

The tool also comes with its own video player and a built-in search feature that lets you find videos conveniently.

TubeMate is available for both Android and Windows.

5. Airy

Is a renowned YouTube video downloader that lets you convert videos into various formats and resolutions (including Ultra HD).

   6. YTOFFLINE

Is a plug-and-play, ready-to-go, YouTube downloader that lets you save your favorite videos on the go.

Just copy and paste the URL into the field and click “Go.”

Once it finishes processing your video, follow these steps:

  • Scroll down and right click on the “Download” button.
  • Select “save link as” (will vary from browser to browser), choose where you want your video to be saved, and click on “Save.”

YTOFFLINE is 100% secure and uses SSL encryption.

7. YT Cutter

It lets you download the bits that you like in a few different formats.

At times, we only need certain parts of videos. While there are many free tools that let you trim and embed videos, only a few let you actually download them.

8. y2mate

This is another (rather simple) YouTube to MP4 converter.

Simply copy and paste the video link into the field on the homepage and click “start.”

A great thing about y2mate is that it allows you to download videos in different resolutions, from 144p to 1080p.

Additionally, the tool also lets you download just the audio, or convert and download videos into MP3 files.

9. iTubeGo

This is an extensive content-grabbing tool that lets you download music and video.

On top of that, it also lets you convert videos into MP3 (audio), download YouTube playlists at once, and manage multiple downloads.

Right now, it’s available for both Windows and Mac. You can enjoy all of the main features with the free version.

10. ClipGrab

Not only does it allow you to download videos from YouTube, but Vimeo and Facebook, as well.

As of now, ClipGrab is only compatible with Windows.

11. VidMate

Yet another good YouTube downloader for Android.

The platform lets you download videos from YouTube, along with over 200 other platforms.

It also lets you stream online videos in HD.

A key feature of VidMate is its integrated downloader, which provides fast download speeds (even with slow internet connections).

Like all video downloaders, this tool isn’t available on Google Play due to Google’s policy against downloading content from YouTube. Due to that, you’ll have to download the APK and install it manually on your device.

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