YouTube Video Downloader and Converter for Mac
With Clone2Go Free YouTube Downloader for Mac, you can easily download YouTube videos as MP4, FLV or 3GP files. The downloaded MP4 files can be directly transferred to your iPod, iPad and iPhone with the sync of iTunes library. And you can also transfer the downloaded files to MP3 player, MP4 player, mobile phones or other portable devices for playback. However, the supported output formats are still limited and you can download videos from YouTube only. What if you want to grab videos from other video-sharing websites such as Facebook, Metacafe and Vimeo? What if you want to extract the audio from an online YouTube music video for playback on your MP3 player? What if the output video cannot be properly played back on your device?
iSkysoft iTube Studio for Mac comes to the rescue. Apart from all the features of Free YouTube Downloader for Mac, iTube Studio for Mac also works a YouTube video converter. After the videos are downloaded, you can still convert them to other video or audio formats to fit your specific needs. Moreover, it lets you download videos from a lot more online video-sharing websites.
Product: iTube Studio for Mac
License: Free to try, $29.00 to buy
Platform: Intel-based Mac(32-bit or 64-bit), Mac OS X 10.5, 10.6 or 10.7
Enjoy your favorite video offline, anywhere. iSkysoft iTube Studio for Mac helps you download videos (HD included) from YouTube, Facebook, Metacafe, Vimeo, Break, and many other video-sharing sites opened in Safari, Chrome or Firefox. Convert the downloaded videos or FLV videos on your hard drive to use with iPhone 4S, iPod, iPad 2, PSP and mobile phones; or to any video and audio format of your choice. Built-in Mac FLV player enables you to view the downloaded videos conveniently.
Key Features of iTube Studio for Mac
Download YouTube Videos and More
Easily download web videos from a wide range of popular video-sharing websites like Facebook, Metacafe, Vimeo, Break, Video Bash, etc. and save on Mac or convert to any format you like.
Convert Directly for Apple Devices
Convert downloaded videos for iPad, iPod, iPhone and more. It automatically determines the optimized file format, bitrate, and resolution for the selected target device.
Convert FLV Videos
Quickly convert downloaded videos or FLV videos on your hard drive to MP4, WMV, MOV, AVI, etc. You can also extract songs from music videos to MP3 for listening on you iPod.
Integrated with Safari, Chrome and Firefox
Automatically detect videos when the video starts to load in Safari, Chrome or Firefox. Click the prompt “Download” button and the wizard will do the rest for you.
Convenient FLV Playback
It allows you to play the downloaded videos and FLV format videos stored on your Mac with embedded FLV video player conveniently. Just double click the downloaded video in “Library” to start playing.
Watch, Download, and Convert Concurrently
Let it run background to do the task of video downloading and conversion, and watch more videos on YouTube. One click and you can add video you like to the download queue.
How to Download Videos from YouTube, Facebook, Metacafe, Break and Other Video-Sharing Sites
1. Download and Install iTube Studio for Mac
Launch iTube Studio for Mac installer and a wizard will guide you through the setup process. iTube Studio for Mac will automatically launch after installation is finished.
Note: In order to install iTube Studio successfully, please quit Safari, Chrome and Firefox.
2. Download YouTube Videos Opened in Safari
Launch Safari, Chrome or Firefox, and go to YouTube.com. The Download button will show up at the top left corner of the video when it is detected on the webpage. iTube Studio offers three options for you to download videos:
a) Click the button and let the YouTube download wizard to do the thing for you.
b) Drag the URL to the iTube Studio for Mac dock icon to start downloading.
c) Go to Download menu and choose Enter a URL, then click OK
Note: You can let this app run background to do the task of downloading and conversion, and watch more cool videos on YouTube. Add new task to the download queue with a single click. To check the download process or find downloaded videos in Library, click the application dock icon to bring iTube Studio Download window on screen.