Previously we brought you a compilation of the Best Video Downloading Add-ons for Firefox, as well as an exclusive review of Dwhelper, which can download videos from virtually any website. FreeMake Video Downloader is a free software that is capable of downloading videos from almost any website, including famous sites such as YouTube, Facebook, Veoh, Vimeo, Dailymotion and thousands of others. Furthermore, you can also extract audio MP3 from YouTube videos and convert all kinds of online video to various video formats (such as AVI, MP3, MKV, iPhone, iPod, PSP and Android format).
To download a video, copy the video’s URL and click Paste option to add the respective video to the download queue. After the video is parsed, you can select a video conversion format and optionally also extract audio from the original video. One of the major downloading features in this application includes the option to download YouTube video in 4K (4096p) and HD (1080p, 720p) for MP4, FLV and WebM video formats.
Freemake Video Downloader provides the option to view history of downloaded videos and to play them via right-click menu. Moreover, the context-menu enables opening the destination folder, launching the video URL (in your default browser) and deleting download history.
You can even resume broken downloads, which can be quite handy to avoid restarting the downloading process from scratch.
You can also search download history to locate and play previously downloaded videos.
Additionally, Freemake Video Downloader provides system tray alerts when a video is successfully downloaded.
It must be noted that you might get a prompt to install a toolbar during the installation process. Make sure that you carefully follow all the steps in the installation wizard to avoid installing any unwanted toolbars. Freemake Video Downloader works on the following Windows based operating systems: