How to download videos” is one of the high-frequent search words for those who want to download videos from YouTube, Vevo, Facebook, Vimeo, FMovie, Dailymotion, etc. for their personal use. Though it is illegal to distribute copyrighted videos without authorization in most of the countries, downloading a video for offline viewing is sometimes permitted.

Top 6 Reasons Why People Want to Get Video Downloads from the Sites

For those who often consume videos on such video websites, there are many situations that they need to download videos from the sites:

  • Store MVs, movies, tutorials or other videos as collections for their hobby.
  • Want more control over video data usage on such sites due to their limited data plan.
  • Repeatedly watch movies but the unstable network may affect their viewing experience.
  • Kill time when they have to wait for a long time on the go.
  • Get back what they have uploaded to the sites but lost the original video files.
  • Download videos for other personal reasons.


All of the above are the reasonable ways to make use of the video materials for most of the viewers in most of the time. So VidMix, the most popular video and music downloader for Android, was born out of this case.

Trusted by over 60,000,000 users, VidMix supports video download in various formats (MP3, MP4, 3GP, and M4A) and resolutions from over 2000 video sharing websites, including YouTube, Facebook, SoundCloud,, Vimeo, Vevo, Dailymotion, FMovie, etc.

If downloading videos from the websites has been an indispensable part of your life, then you can download VidMix and follow the any of the 6 methods below to get your favorite visual feasts.

Here we’ll take YouTube as an example to take you through the top 3 ways of how to download videos and music with the downloader.

Method 1. Search and Download Videos within VidMix App

Built in with a smart search feature, VidMix allows you to search all the video materials available on 2000+ sites and download them in batches within the video and music downloader. Just follow the steps to get starting:

Step 1. Search the Video You Need

Launch the downloader on your Android and then go to the search bar on the top of the homepage. Type into your keywords and do a search. And then find and tap the result to your taste.

Step2. Preview and Confirm Downloading

The media result will play automatically and you can see a round blue button with lightning (“Download” button) on the bottom right corner. Tap the button and the “Download” menu will pop up.

Step 3. Choose Formats and Start Downloading

Select proper formats in appropriate resolutions, and then tap “Download” button to begin the video downloading.

Method 2. Get Videos or Music from the Built-in YouTube of the Downloader

If you have the intention of downloading movie or music from a certain website, but there’s not enough space on your Android device to install the site App, like YouTube, DailyMotion, Vimeo, IMDb, etc., then the built-in site feature will come to your help. See how it works:

Step 1. Find Your Favorite Website

You can navigate the video sharing websites within VidMix from the homepage.

Then you can visit the website just like what you do on PC or in the site App. Sometimes you may need to log in the site with your own account.

Step 2. Do a Search and Confirm Downloading

On the built-in website within VidMix, search your favorite movie or music the way you perform as usual. Next, tap the blue lightning button appearing on the bottom right corner to confirm downloading.

Step 3. Choose Formats and Download the Files

Now you have the pop-up “Download” menu, which allows you to choose the video or music formats from. Then tap the “Download” button to start the downloading.

Method 3. Download Videos within VidMix via YouTube URL

Sometimes, you may get a YouTube URL from the chatting content with others or from somewhere else. In this case, you can paste the URL into the VidMix search bar on the homepage and quickly get to the video page.

Step 1. Paste the URL to the Search Bar

Copy and paste the URL to InsTube search bar and check the result within the downloader.

Step 2. Confirm Downloading

Tap the blue button with a lightning icon on the bottom right corner to confirm downloading.

Step 3. Select Video Formats and Begin Downloading

Select the video formats and resolution you need and tap the “Download” button to get the video downloaded.