No matter which part of the world you belong to, whenever anyone mentions videos YouTube is the first website that comes to mind. From songs to movies to tutorials, everything’s available to watch on YouTube. But what fun would it be if you could not download your favorite videos and share it with your family and friends? Downloading YouTube videos have always been a hassle, and with so many low-quality apps out there, it is hard to find an app that works effectively and efficiently. This article saves you fatigue of shuffling through a billion apps looking for the best YouTube video downloader. Here are the best 5 YouTube downloaders.

1. iMusic:

iMusic is an all-in-one downloader, manager and transferring tool for Windows and Mac OS X which will let you download any YouTube Video on your computer and you can transfer these videos with one click. With one-click download feature, you can instantly download the YouTube videos, and you don't even need to run the application or copy/paste the link of the YouTube video, the built-in web browser present in the application will do this task for you without any problem. Here are the key features of this fantastic application:

Key features:

  • iMusic has an extensive music library with thousands of songs to choose from. A huge database of different genres, artists and albums.
  • This app lets you download songs from 2500 plus sites which include Spotify, Pandora, Dailymotion, and Soundcloud, etc. It is as easy as pasting the URL into the given bar of the new video or mp3 file you want to download and hitting a button.
  • The app also helps you record songs and FM transmissions etc. It adds the artist's name , the song title and details like that accordingly.
  • The app also lets you transfer files easily between Apple devices, without any other compatibility software. Music files, TV shows, and podcasts, etc.
  • The entire iTunes library can be fixed by using the app. It helps remove duplicated tracks and add missing covers.
  • The app also has features such as music converting and CD burning, and helps backup iTunes libraries, and so you will not fear of losing a song again.

Step by Step guide to download and transfer YouTube Videos on Android Phone

Step 1: First of all, you have to download the videos you require. For that, open iMusic on your computer and click the get music tab and then go to the download window.

Step 2: As soon as the download window opens, you will be able to see a URL box, and under that icons of websites such as YouTube, Vevo and Spotify will be present.

Step 3: Click the YouTube icon and YouTube's Webpage will appear. Search for the video you require. Soon as the video will be displayed.

Step 4: On the top left corner, a download icon will be present. Click the icon and the app will ask the format in which you wish to download the video. Click download and the downloading process will begin.

Step 5: Now, attach your Android device to your Mac or PC using a cable. There will be a small music icon on the top left corner. Click on it, and it will show the entire music library. Select the + button and choose the videos that you want to transfer to your Android device.

2: Tube mate

This is another YouTube video downloader for Android. It lets you download HD videos at high speeds. The key features of this app are:

  • Downloads videos at a fast speed
  • Many files can be downloaded simultaneously
  • Has a built-in video player
  • Can download videos with different formats such as FLV and 3GP etc.
  • Has a user-friendly interface
  • You can pause and then resume download

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3: YouTube downloader

Another very common app used by people to download YouTube videos is the YouTube downloader. This app lets you download videos by using the official YouTube app or directly. This app is popular because of its user-friendly interface.

  • It has a built-in video player
  • Downloads videos quickly
  • Can convert videos into several formats
  • It can download videos directly from YouTube having several formats.

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4: Tubex

This YouTube video downloaded app has been given many positive reviews by the critics. It supports many functions which help its users download YouTube videos easily and conveniently. It has a rather sleek design with a modern edge.

  • It has a pause and resume option
  • Can download many files at the same time
  • You can save your favorite videos on your YouTube account
  • It coverts video files
  • It can be used to download videos with different formats such as FLV, MP4, 3GP and 720P etc.
  • Downloads videos at a fast rate

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5: Vidmate

This is another app that facilitates the downloading of Youtube videos. This app does not only allow you to download videos from Youtube but also videos from other websites such as Facebook. It is very easy and safe to use. The app has more than 40,000 users and the numbers just keep on increasing day by day. It is like a search engine for videos.

  • You can select any source link to download videos from
  • It can be used to watch live TV
  • The app automatically detects videos to download
  • The official Youtube app can be used to download videos

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All in all, it all depends on the users. Whichever app is more convenient to use. The table below makes it simpler, which the features of all the apps mentioned below.

Comparison of All Downloaders:

Applications Internal Video player Several downloads Video formats Manage Music Library One-Click Download Process Ability to Convert Music ID 3 Tags editing


yes yes FLV, MOV, AVI, and more yes yes yes yes


yes yes FLV,3GP,MP4 no no no no

Youtube downloader

yes yes WEBm,FLV,3GP,MP4 no no no no


yes yes MP4,3GP no no no no


yes yes 3GP,FLV,MP4 no no no no
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