Would you like to download videos from YouTube using your Android smartphone or tablet, without having to go through your PC first, but you don’t know how to do it?
To find out how to download videos from YouTube with Android , all you have to do is install one of the apps I’m about to tell you or, alternatively, Before starting, however, make sure you have enough free space on your device and, if you have a limited data plan, make sure you are not connected to the cellular data network, otherwise you risk exceeding your monthly consumption in a very short time and possibly even incurring unexpected costs.
The first app I recommend you try to download YouTube videos with Android is Youtubetomp3.sc . It is quite complete and easy to use, at no cost and allows you to download videos on YouTube in various formats, including audio-only ones.
To download it, connect to its official website directly from your device, then tap on the AndroidFreeware button , then on the Latest version and, finally, on Install APK . If you are asked which app you want to download Youtubetomp3.sc with, choose the browser you are currently using and respond to the warnings you see appear on the screen, by tapping on the OK or Download items .
Once the download is complete, expand the Android notification center (with a swipe from the top of the screen to the bottom) and tap on the name of the touch the Install and Open items to complete the installation process and start Youtubetomp3.sc .
Once the application is started, accept its conditions of use, by pressing the I agree button , grant Youtubetomp3.sc the necessary permissions to work and close the release notes screen . Next, decide whether you want to use the app by displaying targeted advertisements or not.
Now, all you have to do is search for the YouTube video to download on your device, by pressing the button with the magnifying glass located at the top right and typing the title of the movie in the dedicated text field; then you have to start playing it and select the arrow icon that appears at the bottom right.
Using the menu that will open at this point, choose the format and resolution of the movie to be downloaded and press the arrow button at the bottom right again to start downloading.
Please note that at the first download you may be asked to download MP3 Video Converter , a free app required for Youtubetomp3.sc to work properly. If so, press the Install button , choose to open the link with the Play Store and press the Install button to complete the installation procedure.
To follow the progress of the downloads, instead, swipe from right to left on the screen, in order to call up the main menu of the application, then touch. Once the download is complete, the videos will be stored in the Videos folder on your device.
Another great application you can turn to to download YouTube videos with Android is YouTube Downloader . It is free, very intuitive and allows you to choose between various output formats, allowing you to save videos even in the form of audio.
You can install YouTube Downloader on your device by going to its official website and pressing the download latest build button . If you are asked which application you intend to proceed with the download, choose the browser currently in use and respond to the warnings you see appear on the screen, by tapping on the OK or Download items .
When the download is complete, expand the Android notification menu and select the name of the .apk file you just obtained, so as to start installing the app. In the screen that opens, then press on the Install and Open items to complete the installation and start the app.
Now that you see the YouTube Downloader main screen, tap on the Accept and OK items and locate the YouTube video to download, using the search bar located at the top of the screen, in the Search section .
Once you have found the video, select its thumbnail , choose the format in which you want to download the video and its resolution and confirm the download by selecting Download here .
At the end of the download, you will be able to view and play the videos obtained by going to the Dashboard tab of the app or by accessing the Downloads folder of your device.
Please note that the first download you may be asked to install the free FFMPEG plugin , which is necessary for the conversion of certain videos. To accept, tap the Download and OK items .