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How to Download and Convert YouTube SD/HD/4K UHD Videos to MP4

Here's guide of how to download and convert YouTube SD/HD/4K UHD videos to MP4.

Recognized as the biggest and most prevalent online video sharing websites, YouTube collects countless fascinating videos in variety of styles for users to discover, watch and share. At the beginning, nearly all YouTube videos are user-generated uploaded by individuals. Gradually, some media corporation and other organizations create their official channels and bring more great videos to YouTube.Making use of Adobe Flash and HTML 5 video technology, it supports most mainstream video formats, MP4, AVI, MKV, MOV, FLV, WebM etc. With the flourish of YouTube, video quality is greatly improved from original 320X240 pixels to HD 1080p, even 4K with resolution of up to 4096X2073 pixels. In this article, you will get the best way to download and convert YouTub videos to MP4, including SD/HD/4K UHD videos in any formats, using a powerful YouTube video downloader and converter.

How to Download and Convert YouTube to MP4?

WinX YouTube Downloader

Free download HD/SD videos from YouTube.

WinX HD Video Converter Deluxe
Download and convert any videos to MP4 from/for YouTube.

WinX HD Video Converter is a handy application that allows you to convert your video files to High Definition with no effort at all. - Cosmin Anton (Softpedia Editor)

Why Download and Convert YouTube to MP4

For enjoying YouTube videos offline on mobiles everywhere without annoyed ads or long-time buffering, even sudden break-off resulting from poor network, you may need to download and convert YouTube video to MP4, the video format with great generality supported by almost all portable devices. Certainly, you can get a YouTube video in format MP4 directly, but you should learn that this general MP4 video for websites probably cannot be played on your smartphones and tablets because of devices' particular specs and different audio & video parameters. Therefore, it is better to make use of a professional YouTube to MP4 downloader and converter which have preset output profiles with the most appropriate parameters for playback videos on mobiles smoothly.

WinX HD Video Converter Deluxe is such a perfect tool to help you free download HD/SD YouTube videos in formats FLV/Webm etc, and convert to MP4. Equipped with High Quality Engine, Multi-core utility and Hyper-threading technology, this all-in-one YouTube to MP4 downloader and converter can export high quality video at a high speed. Furthermore, WinX HD Video Converter Deluxe is completely stand-alone converter without any bundled adware, spyware or virus.

Download and Convert YouTube to MP4

How to Download and Convert YouTube to MP4

Please download Windows or Mac version of WinX HD Video Converter Deluxe and install.

Step 1. Click YouTube URL icon and you will get a small YouTube Video downloader. Copy YouTube video URL and paste to address bar. Click Analyze button on the right of address bar.

Step 2. There wil be several analysis result presented with different resolutions, formats, sizes and codecs. Select one and click OK.

Notice: Please pay attention on the "Auto convert" module at the right bottom of YouTube downloader. Check it to automaticaly add downloaded video to convert list. Otherwise, you will free download YouTube video separately.

Download and Convert YouTube to MP4

Step 3. Output Profile dialogue box appears once downloading finished. Take to convert YouTube to MP4 for iPhone as example. Find Apple Device from Device Profile category and click to iPhone Video. Select you iPhone model with codec MPEG-4 or H.264.

Step 4. Browse destination folder to save downloaded and converted video and Click RUN button to star YouTube to MP4 conversion.

Besides downloading and converting YouTube to MP4, WinX HD Video Converter Deluxe enables you to convert recorded HD videos, home-made or other videos for uploading to YouTube or playback on PC/Mac/Mobiles, for example, M2TS to MP4, MKV to MOV, MOV to AVI, AVI to iPhone/iPad/Samsung Galaxy/Google Nexus. Moreover, users are allowed to create photo slideshow videos with background music and edit video by trimming/cropping/merging/adding subtitles with WinX HD Video Converter Deluxe.

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WinX HD Video Converter Deluxe - Best YouTube Video Downloader and Converter to download any HD/SD YouTube video in FLV/WebM etc, and convert to MP4 for playback on latest popluar portable devices such as iPhone 6/6 Plus, iPad Air 2/Mini 3, Samsung Galaxy Note 4/Edge.

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