Download Youtube Streaming for Windows - Best Software & Apps

  • YTD Video Downloader

    5.9.11

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Superb free downloader for YouTube and other video streaming sites

    7
    12056 votes
    • PROS: Easy to use, Quick at downloading, Supports batches, One of the best YouTube video downloaders, Basic version is free
    • CONS: To download and convert at same time requires Pro version
  • YTD Music Downloader Pro

    1.1.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A free program for Windows, by Bytewise Computer Solutions.

    8
    94 votes
    • Open Broadcaster Software

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Live video streaming software for novice and advanced!

      8
      101 votes
      • PROS: Great free software with all the bells and whistles of a paid program, Support for Twitch, YouTube, DailyMotion, Hitbox and other popular services, Huge library of plugins all available for free, along with the source code, on GitHub
      • CONS: Open source usually means slower releases for newer operating systems and hardware. Expect to have less up to date support
    • CherryPlayer

      2.4.1

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Unlimited streaming audio, playlists, and YouTube downloads

      8
      432 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
    • MiniTube

      1.1.1.20

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      An amazing app to access YouTube.

      9
      30 votes
      • Pluto Video Downloader

        1.0.0.325

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Download videos from 450+ streaming sites (including YouTube), and convert them to many formats

        8
        13 votes
        • Videobox

          3.5

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Search YouTube and Google Video from your desktop

          7
          80 votes
          • PROS: Searches YouTube and Google Video simultaneously, Easy to access via desktop widget
          • CONS: Doesn't display video comments, Results similar for both YouTube and Google Video, Only searches two video websites
        • Musictube

          1.2.2

          License
          buy Download
          Platform
          Windows
          Mac

          Search and play music from YouTube

          6
          93 votes
          • PROS: Intuitive and beautiful interface, Quick search and buffering, Ability to watch video, Social sharing, Easily switch between versions of songs
          • CONS: A little slow and buggy on launch, No music discovery features, Poor sound quality
        • Illimitux

          (Firefox) 4.1

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows
          Mac

          Unlimited downloads and streaming on YouTube, Megaupload and Veoh

          5
          85 votes
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