Best Downloading Apps for Android Phones

Best Apps for Android Phone

Are you looking for an app to download your favourite videos on an Android phone? We have rounded up here the best video downloaders for Android to turn online videos to offline in a quick and effortless way. Most of these downloader apps are without in-app purchases and easily accessible on Google Play Store. You only need a reliable internet connection to get your favourite stuff downloaded on your phone. Read on to be acquainted with the free but best downloading apps for Android in 2017.



VidMate is among the popular video downloaders for Android that allow downloading videos from YouTube, Dailymotion, Facebook and other known web sources. It let you download high-quality movies, drama series, anime movies and other lengthy videos clips. You can also search for the video content available online. However, it does not host pirated Bollywood and Hollywood movies, which makes it a reliable platform. This app is not available on Google Play Store; you can download the apk file from here.

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Android Video Downloader (AVD)

Android Video Downloader lets the user download HD, 4k, 1080p and higher resolution videos on the Android phone. You can download videos from various websites; however, it does not let you download videos from YouTube. Contrary to other downloader apps, there is no need to manually copy the video URL and paste to Android Video Downloader. Simply tap the video URL and select AVD from the pop-up to start downloading.


Likewise Vidmate, Videoder lets the user download and stream videos from YouTube, Dailymotion, Facebook, Vimeo and other websites for free. The app supports more than 20 video and music streaming sites and allows downloading in all formats including HD, FHD, QHD and UHD. The conversion feature lets you extract audio file from a youtube video or vice versa. As it is not available on Play Store, the apk file can be downloaded from here.

YouTube Go

As depicted by name, YouTube Go is a downloader app to download YouTube videos. It allows downloading the video either in basic or standard quality. It does not support HD and higher resolution videos but the app is under development which means we may get additional features in coming time period.

Free Video Downloader

Free Video Downloader is another valuable app for downloading videos on Android. You can download any video from numerous websites with a few simple clicks. The high-quality videos are supported and the option to select video format before downloading is available. Similar to Android Video Downloader, Free Video Downloader does not support YouTube videos.

Full Video Downloader

Full Video Downloader lets the user download videos without facing any complicated procedure. Apart from videos, the app also allows grabbing images and other media stuff. It supports almost all the popular web browsers and enables instant downloading. It automatically detects the videos that are ready to be streamed and gives you the option to download those videos. It comes with a built-in web browser but the user can grab videos from third-party sources.

Advanced Download Manager

Advanced Download Manager lets the user download HD videos and other types of files on the Android phone. It supports the majority of web browsers including Chrome, Boat Browser and Dolphin browser. It automatically detects downloadable links and files and starts downloading with a long tap on the link. It allows downloading 3 files at once and the multi-threading feature accelerates downloading.


TubeMate offers quick download of the YouTube videos on the Android phone. The downloader app only allows downloading YouTube videos and not the videos available on other online sources. The app is still under development so we may expect it to support more websites in upcoming updates. The app is not available on Play Store but you can get the apk file over here.

Hope you would have found this article helpful in learning about the best downloading apps for Android phones.