YouTube Video Downloader for Android Review


There are unlimited apps for Android, but only some of them are really useful which you can use every time and can’t live without. And Keepvid Android is an app for Android which lets you download videos from any video hosting website like YouTube, Facebook, Vimeo and Instagram. Not only videos, but you can also download music for your smartphone from Soundcloud, Mixcloud or download YouTube to mp3. This app is not available on Google Play Store; you have to download Keepvid Android apk and sideload it to your smartphone. These were not only the features that Keepvid provides, let us uncover more features which you will get from this easy to use apps.

The Keepvid Android app interface is the cleanest one; it shows all the supported websites on the home page in a tiled format. The popular sites are on the top of the list like YouTube, Facebook and more including music hosting websites. You can download videos from YouTube, but if you want to save that particular video as mp3, then you can do that too. You can download YouTube video as Mp3 or M4A directly from YouTube without downloading and then convert the video.

Installing the Keepvid Android on your smartphone

  1. Download the Keepvid Android apk file from the official website.
  2. Move the apk to your smartphone (if downloaded on the computer).
  3. On your phone, go to Settings > Security > check the Unknown Resources checkbox.
  4. Locate the downloaded apk file and tap on it once to bring up the installer interface.
  5. Tap on Install button to install the app.
  6. Now you’ll find the app icon in the app drawer or on the home screen

Keepvid Android also supports downloading videos using the URL of the video; you just have to copy that URL, tap the Plus button on the home screen of the app, paste the URL and tap on OK. The video will be added to the downloading list and soon will be downloaded and ready to watch. You can download multiple videos at the same time; all the videos will go in a list and start downloading.

You are not bound to download videos from the provided hosting sites; you can use the inbuilt browser to navigate to the video and grab it. You also don’t need any other tool or even YouTube to share videos to social media; you can also do that from this application itself.

If you haven’t tried this app before then try it once and I am sure you’ll love it. The only problem with this app is that it is not available on Google Play Store for some reasons. But you can still install this app easily on any Android device using the guide given in this review. If you like this tool and using on your smartphone, but you want to download on your PC then try the YouTube to mp4 online downloader from Keepvid here.


About the author

Amit Rahi

He is a tech worm who always keeps an eye on the latest tech news. He is a master at Android and Windows “how to” articles. He knows every single bit of Android OS. You will always find him playing PC games, reading tech news, flashing custom ROMs to Android phones and blogging most of the time. At PC-Tablet, he is responsible to update the readers with latest tips, tricks, & hacks to take the most out of their gadgets.