⬇️ How to Download YouTube Video

Kevin Stratvert
2 May 202209:08

TLDRIn this video, Kevin explains how to legally download YouTube videos to various devices by subscribing to YouTube Premium. The subscription offers an ad-free experience, access to a wide selection of movies and TV shows, background play, and the ability to download videos for offline viewing. Additionally, Premium members also benefit from YouTube Music Premium, which provides a vast music catalog with the option to download for offline listening. The monthly cost is around $12, with a yearly subscription bringing it down to $10 per month. There's also a family plan available for $18 per month, allowing up to six users. Kevin also shares tips on how to get discounts on the subscription and how to manage and access downloaded content.

Takeaways

  • 📺 YouTube Premium allows you to download videos legally for offline viewing.
  • 💵 The service costs a monthly fee, but provides value with an ad-free experience and additional benefits.
  • 🎬 Premium members can enjoy YouTube's collection of free movies and TV shows without ads.
  • 💰 Creators still benefit from ad-free views, receiving a portion of the membership fee.
  • 🎵 Background play is a feature that lets you listen to audio while using other apps or turning off your screen.
  • 📂 Downloaded videos are stored and can be accessed through a designated section on YouTube.
  • ⏱ To maintain access to downloaded content, connect to the internet at least once every 30 days.
  • 🎵 YouTube Music Premium is included, offering a vast ad-free music catalog with the option to download for offline listening.
  • 💵 Pricing for YouTube Premium is competitive with similar services and offers a discounted annual subscription.
  • 👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 A family plan is available, allowing up to six people to share a single membership at a reduced cost per person.
  • 🔗 It's recommended to sign up through the website rather than a mobile device to avoid higher fees due to app store commissions.

Q & A

  • How can you download YouTube videos legally?

    -You can legally download YouTube videos by subscribing to YouTube Premium, which is an official service offered by YouTube.

  • What are the benefits of having a YouTube Premium membership?

    -With a YouTube Premium membership, you get an ad-free experience, access to a collection of free movies and TV shows without ads, background play, the ability to download videos for offline access, and access to YouTube Music Premium.

  • How does the creator benefit from a viewer watching their videos through a Premium membership?

    -When a premium member watches a video, the creator receives a portion of the membership fee, thus still benefiting from the viewership.

  • What is the cost of a YouTube Premium subscription?

    -The cost is about $12.00 per month for a month-to-month plan or $120.00 for a full year, which averages to about $10 per month.

  • Is there a family plan available for YouTube Premium?

    -Yes, there is a family plan available for $18.00 per month, which allows sharing the premium membership with up to five other people.

  • How can you sign up for YouTube Premium?

    -You can sign up for YouTube Premium by visiting youtube.com, clicking on YouTube Premium on the left-hand side, and following the sign-up details.

  • What is the benefit of downloading videos for offline access?

    -Downloading videos for offline access allows you to watch content without an internet connection, which is useful for situations where internet access is limited or unavailable.

  • What is the highest resolution available for video downloads on YouTube Premium?

    -The highest resolution available for video downloads on YouTube Premium is 1080P.

  • How often does YouTube automatically refresh the recommended content it downloads for offline viewing?

    -YouTube automatically refreshes the recommended content it downloads for offline viewing on a weekly basis.

  • What is the benefit of YouTube Music Premium that comes with a YouTube Premium subscription?

    -YouTube Music Premium provides an ad-free music catalog, similar to Spotify, with the added benefit of being able to download music for offline listening.

  • How can you manage your YouTube Premium membership after signing up?

    -After signing up, you can manage your YouTube Premium membership by clicking on your profile picture on the top right-hand corner of the YouTube homepage and selecting purchases and memberships.

  • What is the process to delete a downloaded video from your device?

    -To delete a downloaded video, you can click on the ellipsis next to the video in the downloads section and then select the option to delete it.

Outlines

00:00

📺 Introduction to YouTube Premium

Kevin introduces YouTube Premium, a subscription service that allows users to legally download YouTube videos for offline viewing on various devices. He explains that while there is a cost associated with the service, it offers significant value, including an ad-free experience, access to a library of free movies and TV shows, and support for creators through membership fees. Kevin also highlights additional benefits such as background play, the ability to download videos, and access to YouTube Music Premium, which is similar to Spotify but with an ad-free catalog and the option to download music for offline listening.

05:03

🎥 How to Sign Up for YouTube Premium and Download Videos

The paragraph details the process of signing up for YouTube Premium, emphasizing the importance of signing up through the website to avoid higher prices due to the App Store's cut. After signing up, users can manage their membership through their profile settings. Kevin demonstrates how to download videos on both desktop and mobile platforms, showing the new download button on the video page and the location of downloaded content. He also explains how to adjust download settings, such as resolution, and mentions the automatic download feature that provides recommended content for offline viewing. Lastly, he discusses accessing YouTube Music and its continuous play functionality even when switching apps or locking the screen.

Mindmap

Keywords

💡YouTube Premium

YouTube Premium is a subscription service offered by YouTube that provides an ad-free experience, access to exclusive content, and additional features such as background play and video downloads. In the video, Kevin discusses how to sign up for YouTube Premium and outlines its benefits, which include downloading videos for offline viewing and a subscription to YouTube Music, making it a comprehensive package for avid YouTube users.

💡Downloading Videos

Downloading videos refers to the process of saving video files from the internet to a device for offline viewing. In the context of the video, Kevin explains that with a YouTube Premium subscription, users can download videos directly from YouTube onto their devices, which is particularly useful for when an internet connection is not available.

💡Ad-Free Experience

An ad-free experience is when a user can enjoy content without interruptions from advertisements. Kevin highlights that one of the main benefits of YouTube Premium is the removal of all types of ads, including pre-roll, mid-roll, and display ads, allowing for uninterrupted viewing of videos.

💡Background Play

Background play is a feature that allows audio to continue playing even when the user switches to a different app or turns off their screen. This is especially useful for listening to music or podcasts. In the video, Kevin mentions that YouTube Premium includes this feature, enhancing the user's ability to multitask while consuming content.

💡Offline Access

Offline access refers to the ability to use digital content without an internet connection. Kevin demonstrates how YouTube Premium allows users to download videos for offline access, which is essential for situations where internet connectivity is limited or unavailable.

💡YouTube Music Premium

YouTube Music Premium is a music streaming service that is part of the YouTube Premium subscription. It provides a vast catalog of music that can be listened to ad-free and also offers the ability to download music for offline listening. In the video, Kevin compares it to Spotify and discusses its advantages, particularly the integration with YouTube's video content.

💡Monthly Subscription Fee

A monthly subscription fee is the recurring payment made by a subscriber to maintain their access to a service. Kevin talks about the cost of YouTube Premium, mentioning that it is approximately $12.00 per month on a month-to-month basis or $10 per month if paid annually.

💡Family Option

The family option is a subscription plan that allows multiple users to share a single premium membership. Kevin explains that YouTube offers a family plan for $18.00 per month, which can be shared among up to six people, making it an affordable choice for households.

💡Trial Period

A trial period is a specified time during which users can test a service for free before deciding whether to subscribe. In the video, Kevin informs viewers that they can try YouTube Premium for free for one month before being charged.

💡Resolution

Resolution refers to the display quality of a video, measured by the number of pixels in the horizontal and vertical dimensions. Kevin discusses the available download resolutions for YouTube Premium users, noting that the highest resolution offered is 1080P, which is suitable for most mobile and desktop viewing.

💡Automatic Downloads

Automatic downloads is a feature where the platform automatically downloads content for the user based on their preferences or viewing habits. Kevin mentions that YouTube Premium has a feature that automatically downloads recommended content weekly, ensuring that users always have new material to watch offline.

Highlights

You can download YouTube videos legally using YouTube Premium.

YouTube Premium offers an ad-free experience for videos.

Premium members get access to a large collection of free movies and TV shows without ads.

Creators still benefit from ad revenue even without ads for premium users.

Background play allows audio to continue when switching apps or turning off the screen.

Videos can be downloaded for offline access on both desktop and mobile devices.

Premium members must connect to the internet at least once every 30 days to keep downloads active.

YouTube Music Premium gives access to a vast catalog of ad-free music and allows offline listening.

The monthly cost of YouTube Premium is around $12.00, with a yearly subscription at $10 per month.

Family plan available for $18.00 per month, allowing up to six people to share the premium benefits.

Signing up through the website may be cheaper than signing up on a mobile device due to app store fees.

YouTube Premium can be managed and deactivated through the purchases and memberships section.

Downloading videos is as simple as clicking a 'download' button on the video page.

Downloaded videos can be managed and deleted through the 'downloads' section.

Users can choose the resolution for all video downloads, with 1080P being the highest available.

YouTube automatically downloads 20 pieces of recommended content weekly for offline viewing.

YouTube Music provides an ad-free music catalog similar to Spotify and allows music downloads for offline listening.

Kevin, the presenter, finds YouTube Premium worthwhile for its ad-free experience and additional features.