3 easy ways to download YouTube videos to your Android smartphone

So many of my friends have been having problems downloading video(s) on youtube, so i decide to setup this post to help anyone who have been having difficulty in downloading YouTube video(s).
There are so many ways to download video(s) from youtube, I will be showing you 3 ways you can download video(s) from  the world most popular video search engine youtube to your android smartphone.

The updated youtube app let you save videos from YouTube offline, The saved video(s) can not be played, access  from your phone storage or SD storage, it's only available inside the YouTube app.

I will now be showing you 3 easy ways to download YouTube videos

1. Tubemate app ==>Download & install

This app not only help you download videos from youtube, but from other popular videos sharing websites such as dailymotion.com, vimeo.com, e.t.c.
But for the sake of the tutorial I will only  be showing you how to download youtube videos from tubemate app.

After installing tubemate , open the app click the menu icon at the top left corner as shown in the image below.

Click on your YouTube.com on the menu list, it will start to load.
Click on the video you would like to download. after the it finish loading, click on the green icon at the top.

After parsing video information, select your preferred video format and click on the below green download icon below and your video starts downloading.

To view video(s) downloaded simply click the menu at the top right corner.

Click download list

All your downloaded video file we shown in the download list.

2. UC browser ==> download & install
Photo credit: peterstechng

Another cool, easy app i love using to download videos online is UC browser, it very fast when it comes to  downloading, and I use it mostly all the time to download videos.

Step to download video from UC browser

open your browser and on your addressbar,  goto Youtube.com.
Photo credit: peterstechng

3.Find and click on  your desired video, allowed it to play, when it start playing you would see a new download icon below click on it, and your video will start downloading.
Photo credit: peterstechng

After downloading, to view your download video files on android phone using File explorer, if download storage is set to SD Card (Secured Digital Card or memory card) go to =>
SD Card/UC Downloads/VideoData
Or if set to phone memory (internal memory), goto =>Phone Storage/UC Downloads/VideoData to view your download video files.

Youtube Grabber website

There are so many youtube grabber website out there in the web, for the purpose of these tutorial i will be using videograbby.com.
Photo credit: Videograbby.com

Videograbby.com is a YouTube downloader website and also a YouTube to mp3 conveter. to download video using this site, just copy the link of your video files for example (http://YouTube.com/watch?v=HKfgoPYjdVc) and paste it in the search field, once you paste the link you would see two option, Download the video and download mp3. Select your choice and it will start downloading.

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  1. Like seriously, this has been my headache lately. To me it seems impossible but with this article I believe I'll get it right. Testing mode activated

  2. Wow I have been looking for this useful tutorial on how to download YouTube videos and here it is wow thanks alot

  3. Thanks abdulmalik, you are welcome.

  4. Infact I Credit This Alot...For The Past Many Years Have Been Looking For A way To Download On U Youtube Buh I Couldnt Buh Nw U Show Me D Way

  5. This tutorial will be very useful for people like me that like watching updated videos ahead of normal episode on tv, nice post admin

  6. Thanks mathias, Emmanuel and uche.


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