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Vimeo Video Download - Free Download (1080P) HD MP4 Videos from Vimeo

how to free download Vimeo videos via an easy-to-use Vimeo video downloader.

Part 1: What is Vimeo

Vimeo, one of the most popular video sharing websites, enables users to create, watch, upload and download videos. It supports plenty of video formats, MP4, AVI, M4V, MOV etc. Vimeo started its HD video playback since 2007 supporting 720P VP6 Flash video at the begining and changed the codec to H.264 for HTML5 support in 2010. 4K and 360-degree (VR) support were also available in the following years.

Part 2: Why Do We Need to Download Vimeo Video

Some people prefer to watch Vimeo video online, but there are several troubles they may face during viewing. Firstly, advertisements can't be skipped before the video content is played unless you are a premium user. Long-time buffering, even interruption for poor network may happen sometimes. Besides, a lot of traffic cost should be paid when playing Vimeo video online on mobiles if there is no WiFi, for example, on the bus, subway or train.

All above problems will be solved by free downloading Vimeo videos for offline playback. Also, you can collect awesome videos into a special category and burn DVDs in the future for preservation or gift to friends.

Part 3: How to Free Download Vimeo Videos

You can register an account to free download Vimeo video by clicking Download button which is shown below the video player. The different versions will be provided, HD or SD file. However, most Vimeo videos are not avaiable to free download depending on download permission set by uploaders. In order to free download Vimeo video without any limitations, the best way is to make use of a free Vimeo video downloader.

As is known, there are too many free Vimeo video downloaders in the market. How to choose the best one?

  • The downloader must be completely safe and clean, without any bundled spyware, adware and virus.
  • The downloader enables to free download any Vimeo videos, SD/HD/Original with a fantastic image quality.
  • The downloader should be easy to use. The straightforward interface without any guesswork is preferred.
  • The downloader should have a fast download speed. The quicker the downloader is, the more popular it will be.

Well, WinX YouTube Downloader is such an online video downloader which totally meets your requirement to free download Vimeo videos in any formats (MP4, AVI, FLV etc.) and resolutions (4K, 1080P/720P HD, 360P SD) for playback on PC/Mac or mobiles whenever wherever. Besides Vimeo video free download, it also can free download videos from YouTube, Facebook, Dailymotion, Vevo, Facebook, Instagram and other 300+ sites with no effort at all.

In the following, let's free donwload Vimeo videos using WinX YouTube Downloader step-by-step.

Preparation: Download and install WinX YouTube Downloader on PC (available for Windows 10 and lower versions).

Step 1. Add Target Vimeo Video URL

Launch WinX YouTube Downloader and tap +link-shaped button to access the smaller window for video analysis. Search the video you want to free download on Vimeo. Copy and paste its URL to address bar.

Step 2. Analyze Video

Tap Analzye button for getting video info, including title, duration and versions varying from format, resolution, size and code. Check one version (1920x1080 MP4 in this example) and click OK.

Step 3. Start Vimeo Video Free Download

Tap Browse button to set targe folder and click Download button to free download your favorite Vimeo video.

Free Download Vimeo Videos

Disclaimer: The software developer does not advocate downloading copy-protected videos from Vimeo for any commercial purpose.

Tip: WinX HD Video Converter Deluxe, this all-in-one online video downloader and converter, also enables you to free download Vimeo videos and movies/videos on online popular video-sharing sites as easy as pie and convert them to iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows Phone (10/8), Surface Pro, Xbox, PS3/4 etc, for a better offline playback. In addition, you can convert any HD/4K videos (MKV, M2TS, AVCHD, H.265, H.264 etc,) to Vimeo for showing your great works to Vimeo viewers.


author - Kistent Waung

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Graduated from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, she employs herself in IT related content creation (since 2013) and happens to perfectly combine her major (computer & science) and her gusto (writing). She's seasoned at offering video audio conversion workarounds and always passionate about new trends, from hot HEVC, 4K to the new AV1 codec.

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