How To Download Videos from YouTube on Samsung Galaxy S4

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The YouTube application comes pre-installed on Samsung Galaxy S4 devices, but to use it, you need to be connected to the Internet, either via WiFi or via your data connection. However, TubeMate YouTube Downloader is an alternative application for Android devices that lets you download YouTube videos so that you can watch them without needing to be connected to the web.

Download YouTube Videos on Samsung Galaxy S4

Since TubeMate isn't available on Google Play, you will first need to allow the installation of applications from unknown sources. To do this, go to Settings > More > Security. Next, check the box next to Unknown sources.

Next, download TubeMate.

Open the Notifications panel to view the progress of the download. You can also do this by going to Settings > More > Storage > Downloads.

Once the download is complete, click the tubemate_1-5.apk file. Click Install to launch the installation of TubeMate. Click Open to run the application.

To download videos from YouTube from the TubeMate interface, click the magnifying glass (top-right corner) and find the video that you want to download:


Select the video from the list, then press the green arrow at the bottom of the screen:


In the window that opens, click Download.

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