Download Video Quality - Best Software & Apps

  • YouTube

    14.10.53

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    iPhone
    Web Apps

    The most powerful video app on the Internet

    8
    2992 votes
    • PROS: Fast streaming, Large video catalog, Multi-tasking friendly, Can continue videos from before
    • CONS: Feed-type subscription, No notifications from subscribed channels, Steep monetization requirement, Cannot go back to the previous video
  • Skype

    8.42.0.60

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    Mac
    iPhone

    Skype, the telephone of the 21st century

    7
    29237 votes
    • PROS: Group videoconferencing, Talk-chat-type, Excellent audiovisual quality, Calls to mobile, Integration with Facebook
    • CONS: Requires a good connection, High consumption of resources, Some features are extra
  • Viber

    varies-with-device

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    Windows
    iPhone
    Mac

    Call and text free over 3G and Wifi

    8
    3346 votes
    • PROS: Very simple to use, Notifies you of contacts who are on Viber, Decent call quality, Send photos and videos, Stickers and emoticons to liven up chats, Group messaging with up-to 100 people, Hold & Talk feature
    • CONS: You may have to convince friends to switch to Viber
  • GOM Player

    2.3.40.5302

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac
    Android

    GOM Player is versatile, customizable and free for everyone. GOM plays all of the most popular video formats with the option to add subtitles and even VR!

    8
    5306 votes
    • Skype for Windows 10

      14.34.81.0

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Video chat, texting and instant messaging in one

      7
      1795 votes
      • PROS: Supports video chats, texting and instant messaging, High quality video chats, Automatically imports contacts from Microsoft accounts, Lots of emoticons, Free group video calls and screen sharing
      • CONS: Interface looks a bit sparse, Contacts may need editing after importing
    • SopCast

      4.2.0

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows
      Android
      Mac

      Watch free TV channels and broadcast your own

      7
      1825 votes
      • PROS: Lots of channels to choose from, Organized by categories, Create and broadcast your programs
      • CONS: Streaming quality and consistency varies wildly, Gives no error log for those channels that won't stream, A lot of non-US content
    • WinX DVD Player

      4.0.0

      License
      buy Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Region-free player for DVD, audio and other files

      7
      437 votes
      • PROS: Great audio and video quality, Supports a large range of files, Takes screenshots and has bookmark function
      • CONS: Ugly interface, Limited configuration options, Irritating registration messages, No help file
    • 4k Video Downloader

      4.7.0.2602

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows
      Mac

      Download from YouTube with high quality and ease

      7
      716 votes
      • PROS: Easy to use, Fast downloads, Download multiple videos at once, Downloads MP3 audio files
      • CONS: A bit plain looking
    • Live TV for Windows 10

      1.3.6.115

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      A long list of TV channels and radio stations from around the world

      7
      78 votes
      • PROS: Good quality reproduction, Endless catalog, Varied channels, Allows you to record (if you're registered)
      • CONS: Category filters aren't useful
    • Yahoo! Messenger

      2.0.4

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android
      Mac
      iPhone
      Windows

      Another messaging service? Yahoo?

      7
      198 votes
      • PROS: Nice looking and easily navigated, Plenty of features, Yahoo! and MSN comunity memebers will find all they need, Geotagging yourself in a messenger app could have its uses
      • CONS: No one I know really uses Yahoo! or MSN, You have to explicit login to use
    • HandBrake

      1.1.1

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows
      Mac
      iPhone

      Free DVD to MPEG-4 converter

      7
      376 votes
      • PROS: Quick conversion, Alters video quality to suit required file size, Chops black bands around a video
      • CONS: Sometimes crashes
    • CherryPlayer

      2.4.1

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Unlimited streaming audio, playlists, and YouTube downloads

      8
      433 votes
      • PROS: Huge library, Good audio quality, YouTube and Last.fm integration, Opens Amazon.com MP3 store to purchase tracks, Trending tracks
      • CONS: Messy interface, Some videos require you to register to watch, No video/audio converter
    • MPEG Streamclip

      b4 1.9.3

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Mac
      Windows

      High-quality converter for MPEG files and transport streams

      7
      250 votes
      • PROS: Handles wide range of video formats, DVB support, All in one media tool
      • CONS: Slightly unintuive interface
    • Tango

      6.5.233394

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android
      Windows
      iPhone

      Free video calling and messaging app for Android

      7
      463 votes
      • PROS: Simple to set up, Make free calls over 3G, 4G or WiFi, Easy to use, Good call quality, Play games, listen to music, send animations and more, Good friend discovery and social features
      • CONS: No group video conferencing, Limited privacy settings
    • Zune software

      4.8.2345.0

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Microsoft Tackles Audio and Video Devices with Zune

      7
      3049 votes
      • PROS: An affordable device that doesn't sacrifice quality for price, It takes full advantage of Microsoft's ecosystem
      • CONS: The Zune software suite could do with more apps, The competition is perhaps too fierce now
    • Free Any Video Converter Pro

      3.2.6

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Free Any Video Converter Pro - Convert your HD videos to a different format, for free!

      9
      57 votes
      • PROS: Convert videos from HD format to various other formats, Easy to use interface, Converted videos are supported by most smartphones, Useful tools like the addition of watermarks etc.
      • CONS: Audio extraction can be a bit flaky at times, No regular updates, Limited options for advanced users, No ability to share converted videos directly from the app
    • Hulu

      2.5.8

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      iPhone
      Windows

      Watch your favorite shows on the go

      7
      13 votes
      • PROS: Great picture quality, Lots of different shows and movies to watch, Easy-to-use interface
      • CONS: Full TV show seasons aren't always available
    • Crackle

      Varies with device

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows
      iPhone

      Stream free movies from the Sony movie library

      10
      5 votes
      • PROS: Completely free movies and TV shows , Stream to your desktop or mobile device , The movie roster changes every month , Also contains Sony Crackle originals
      • CONS: Server reaction times and download speeds are unpredictable , Most of the TV shows are canceled and forgettable failures , The library is limited and the adverts are many , Almost every review is positive and so the reviews useless
    • iSpring Free

      8.7

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Create high quality Flash movies from PowerPoint presentations for free

      7
      137 votes
      • PROS: Fast conversion tool, Maintains the rules you select in Power Point, Free
      • CONS: No customizable output graphic, Not available for Mac
    • MPEG Streamclip

      beta version 1.9.3b7

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Mac

      High-quality converter for MPEG files and transport streams

      6
      6 votes
      • PROS: Handles wide range of video formats, DVB support, All in one media tool
      • CONS: Slightly unintuive interface
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    48.42.0.60292377.2Windows,Android,Mac,iPhone
    54.8.2345.030496.6Windows
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