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Youtube Downloader and Converter for Mac Features

Download High Definition Video

YTD Youtube downloader for Mac allows you to easily download HD Youtube videos (1080p) along with many other sites. Downloading HD video is made easy with YTD.

Fast and Easy to Use

Video downloaders shouldn't be complicated. Our interface is super to easy to use. Just paste a URL into the into the interface and click download. Youtube Downloader for Mac takes care of the rest.

Convert Most Video Formats

YTD's Youtube Downloader for Mac is more than a Youtube Downloader. It allows you to convert multiple video formats including HD (1080p). No other simple Youtube Downloaders can do this as quickly or easily - which is why YTD is the best in the business.

Download Videos for Free and Watch Later

Have a slow connection and can't stream? Want to watch video later? No problem! Youtube Downloader for Mac makes it simple to download videos so you can watch them on your own time.

Watch Videos on Other Devices

Have multiple devices you watch videos on? Our Youtube Downloader for Mac makes it easy for videos to work on multiple devices, whether it's iPhone, iPod, PSP, iTunes, or more.

What's New

03/02/2015 - YTD Mac Downloader and Converter 2.3 is available.
Fixes "failed" errors received on certain streaming sites.
10/23/2014 - YTD Mac Downloader and Converter 2.1 is available.
Fixes to playlists downloading and various crashes.
06/16/2014 - YTD Video Downloader for Mac 2.0 was released.
Fixed downloading playlists.
Fixed various crashes.
Improved overall performance of the application.

YTD Video Downloader for Mac 1.9 was released.
Faster download
More streaming sites available.


YTD Video Downloader for Mac 1.8 was released.
Improved download speed by adding multithread.
Improved the conversion process.


YTD Video Downloader for Mac 1.7 was released.
Improved the conversion process.
Record videos in higher resolutions such as 1080.


YTD Video Downloader for Mac 1.6 was released.
Cutting videos from the Convert tab issues have been resolved.
Further issues some users were having downloading videos with YTD have been addressed.


YTD Video Downloader for Mac 1.5 was released.
PRO version was implemented: get multiple URL downloads and multiple concurrent conversions, automatically-convert-to feature and no ads.
We also fixed an issue some users were having downloading videos with YTD.


YTD Video Downloader 1.2 for Mac was released.
We fixed an issue with downloading videos that some users were experiencing.


YTD Video Downloader 1.1 for Mac is online.
The main feature from this version is that we added support for OSX 10.6. Also, you now have the ability to play videos from the activity tab through the system's default video player.
To do this, once a video download is complete, select it from the activity tab and simply click on the green play button to start playing. Another thing that's new is that you can now enjoy downloading videos from more video streaming sites!
Last but not least, this release features various bug fixes to improve usability.


This is the first release of the popular Windows video downloading software for the Mac operating system.
Just like you were used to on the Windows version, you can download videos from your favorite websites, not just Youtube. You can also convert your downloaded or existing videos to iPad, iPod, iPhone, PSP, Cell Phone, Windows Media and XviD.
If you want to help us improve the application please provide feedback using our contact form.

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What is YouTube Downloader for Mac?

Mac YouTube Downloader is software that allows you to download videos from YouTube, Facebook, Google Video, Yahoo Video, and many others and convert them to other video formats for free.
The program is easy to use, just specify the URL for the video you want to download and click the Ok button!
It also allows you to convert downloaded videos for Ipod, Iphone, PSP, Cell Phone, Windows Media, XVid and MP3.
You can use YouTube Downloader on your Mac to download the videos of your choice from home, at the office or in school.
Download the Mac Video Downloader now and get started downloading your favorite videos from YouTube and many other sites.

What users are saying

Overall rating:

23 reviews
02/11/2014 Rated: by Mike
This is the best downloader ever i have seen. All options are very easy to handle on Mac OS. It has the best features.I like it so......much.

02/07/2014 Rated: by Rachel
It's quite good for a free youtube downloader and gives you a wider view for downloading. Mostly helpful in downloading some independent sites like yahoo and facebook. More powers to your goodwill for serving others.

01/17/2014 Rated: by John
I like youtube downloader for mac for the download speed and mutilpile URL that can be entered for downloading, and also the convert feature to MP4 which is very helpful for me.

01/05/2014 Rated: by Paul
From the first time I've used YTD video downloader I love'd it. I am able to download youtube videos, I will usually do a bunch of downloads overnight and next morning there waiting for me to watch them

12/23/2013 Rated: by Adam
I like YTD video downloader because it works well with the proxy servers. Often I need to use them. There is no need of any separate settings, which makes my job easier.

11/07/2013 Rated: by Normal
This is an awesome tool. Period. Out standing download speeds. Safe to use with out any concerns. Love to use the conversion tools. Also has incredible quality and many selections on the type of file you please to download.

11/02/2013 Rated: by Rachel
YTD makes downloading stuff fun with a clean interface and absolutely essential converting features in a robust package. Many times I wish to download from Youtube as slow internet speed keeps buffering video all the time and here is where this youtube downloader for mac comes to my rescue. Thank you YTD team for this wonderful piece of software.

10/29/2013 Rated: by Kyle delivers what it promises...understandably irritating ads....continiously watchful in the changing trends in the youtube technologies...true freeware in all the senses.

09/20/2013 Rated: by Mary
I really love YTD and I want to recommend it to all youtube addicts to use this downloader. You can download videos and convert it to mp4,mp3,and many more...

08/28/2013 Rated: by Billy
'Yuse This Daily' because it's so easy to control, even my 90 year old granny can get all those old film clips she wants without having help!

Video Streaming Sites

  • Facebook
  • Youtube
  • DailyMotion
  • Bing Videos
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YTD guarantees that YouTube Downloader for Mac is 100% CLEAN, which means it does not contain any form of malware, including but not limited to: spyware, viruses, trojans and backdoors.

YTD Release Info

  • Latest Version: 2.3
  • Size: 7.86 MB
  • Released: 03.02.2015
  • Licence: Freeware
  • Trial period: Unlimited

System Requirements

  • Mac OSx 10.6
  • Mac OSX 10.7
  • Mac OSX 10.8


Our video downloader for mac uses FFmpeg licensed under LGPLv3 and its source can be downloaded here. FFmpeg uses the LAME mp3 library licensed under LGPLv2.0 and its source code can be downloaded here. FFmpeg also uses the opencore-amr library licensed under Apache License v2.0 and its source code can be downloaded here. YouTube Downloader uses ASIHTTPRequest licensed under BSD and its source can be downloaded here.

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