Over the years, YouTube has been the best platform where people and organizations upload and share different types of videos either for adverts, tutorials, fun, movie trailers, phone review and unboxing and even live streams. But YouTube does not allows downloading of its videos with third party applications as it is against the term’s of service which states that you’re only able to stream videos directly from its servers.
That said, downloading YouTube videos without the permission of the copyright’s holder opens you up to potential copyright infringement. However, YouTube still allows users to download offline videos on its server i.e. YouTube offline videos would neither be saved to your internal storage nor gallery.
Actually downloading YouTube videos so you can watch them without internet connection is very ideal, you can keep yourself entertained in a bus, plane, and journeys to places where the internet connection is very poor.
So let me quickly run you through how to download YouTube videos directly to your Phone without any third party application.
How to download YouTube directly without Using third party application.
- Open YouTube
- Select the video you want to download
- Click or copy the URL
- Add ‘ss’ to the URL after ‘www.’ and before ‘youtube’ e.g https://youtube.com/watch?v=yifrtkfna5U then when you add ‘ss’, https://ssyoutube.com/watch?v=yifrtkfna5U
- Click enter and you would be redirected to ‘savefrom.net’
- Tap on the format you want and download will begin instantly.
This works on all browsers and devices