The best ways to save YouTube videos on your device

Saving YouTube videos in order to watch them offline is a great option when you don’t have access to high-speed internet or when you limited data. You can enjoy your favourite videos while you’re travelling and don’t have a reliable 4G connection or Wi-Fi. Saving YouTube videos on your device is surprisingly easy. There are a whole lot of platforms through which you can save YouTube videos on your device. Even YouTube itself provides the users with some tools to help them in downloading videos. In addition to that, there are also numerous third-party tools that can get the job done.

From here on, we will be explaining to you some of the best ways through which you can save your favourite YouTube videos on your device. You can also get to know how to save videos from YouTube to computer. So, without further ado, let’s find out the best ways in which you can get YouTube videos saved into your own device.

Easy to use tool to save YouTube videos

One of the best tools through which you can save YouTube videos on your Android device is TubeMate. TubeMate is an extremely user-friendly app with loads of incredible features.

  • The first step would be to install TubeMate. Now, you can’t find the TubeMate video downloader on the Google Play Store. So, in order to download TubeMate, you’ll have to allow your Android device to install and run apps that are downloaded from other places. In order to do so, you have to go to the ‘Settings’ option in your device and then click on ‘Security’. Scroll down and then toggle to turn the ‘Unknown sources’ option on. Once you’re done with this, you can simply type ‘TubeMate APK Download’ on your search engine and explore through various websites to download the app from or you can get it downloaded from a third-party app store.
  • Open the downloaded file and then click on the ‘Install’. Once you’ve installed the app, open it. TubeMate’s design is quite similar to the YouTube app. Here you can search for the video that you wish to download then play it. There will be a red ‘Download’ button situated at the bottom right, click on it in order to download the video.
  • After this, a list of formats will appear in front of you. There will be numerous video and audio formats with various different quality and resolution options. If you wish to download the video on a high-end device then go for the highest quality version. If your device has limited space then you should go for a relatively lower quality option. Once you’re satisfied with the format that you’ve chosen, click on the red ‘Download’ button again to save your favourite YouTube video.
  • There is also an option of adding YouTube videos to a queue to download later on when you have a faster internet connection.

Saving YouTube videos on an iOS device

In order to save YouTube videos on an iOS, the first step would be to install an app that goes by the name of Documents. Even though it is a file manager, it can come in quite handy in downloading YouTube videos. After you’ve downloaded the app, find the clip that you wish to download on Safari or on the YouTube app. Once you’ve found it, click on ‘Share’ followed by ‘Copy Link’. Following this, open documents and find its web browser icon. Tap on the icon and go to There will be a big input box, paste the address that you’ve copied on there and choose the quality you wish to download it in. After this, the file will begin to download. Once the process is finished, you will be able to enjoy your favourite YouTube video, anywhere, anytime on your iOS device.