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Downie Alternatives for Mac

There are many alternatives to Downie for Mac if you are looking for a replacement. The best Mac alternative is youtube-dl, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to Downie and 19 are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to Downie are yt-dlp, Video DownloadHelper, Bulk Media Downloader and TubeMaster++.

Downie alternatives are mainly YouTube Downloaders but may also be Video Downloaders or Download Managers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Downie.
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Video downloader for macOS with support for YouTube and other 1200 sites.

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  1. youtube-dl icon

    youtube-dl

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • Python
    • PC-BSD
    237 alternatives to youtube-dl 

    Augmentable with front-ends such as Youtube-DLG , youtube-dl is a small command-line program to download videos from YouTube and a hundreds other sites.

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    yt-dlp

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    227 alternatives to yt-dlp 

    yt-dlp is a youtube-dl fork based on the now inactive youtube-dlc. The main focus of this project is adding new features and patches while also keeping up to date with the original project.

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    1.  Command line interfaceyt-dlp either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
    2.  No registration requiredYou can use most of the features in yt-dlp without registration.
    3.  Lightweightyt-dlp consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
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    Video DownloadHelper

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Google Chrome
    • Firefox
    194 alternatives to Video DownloadHelper 

    DownloadHelper is a tool for web content extraction. Its purpose is to capture video, audio, and image files from many sites.

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  4. Bulk Media Downloader icon

    Bulk Media Downloader

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Google Chrome
    • Opera
    • Firefox
    145 alternatives to Bulk Media Downloader 

    Bulk Media Downloader grabs and downloads all sort of media resources in bulk. You can filter different types to prevent cluttering the grabber window. It also has a pause button to stop appending more resources.

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    1.  LightweightBulk Media Downloader consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
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    TubeMaster++

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    182 alternatives to TubeMaster++ 

    TubeMaster++ is a powerful tool which can capture multimedia files you are watching or listening from your internet browser (FLV,MP3,MP4). Captured files can be saved directly on your computer or converted to other popular video or audio formats (AVI, MPEG, MP3, MP4, IPod, PSP ..

    Discontinued

    The project seems to be no longer maintained and the official website is no longer available. The last version, v2.7, can be still downloaded from Softpedia and the source code is available on SourceForge (v2.5).

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    MediaHuman YouTube Downloader

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    • Windows
    • Linux
    86 alternatives to MediaHuman YouTube Downloader 

    There are so many interesting things to be found on YouTube, but you can’t download the videos or save them as audio files. That is why we developed YouTube Downloader. This application will help you to accomplish video downloads quickly and without hangups.

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    1.  SoundCloud DownloaderMediaHuman YouTube Downloader allows you to download audio files from Soundcloud.
    2.  PortableMediaHuman YouTube Downloader can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    iGetter

    • Mac
    • Windows
    63 alternatives to iGetter 

    iGetter is a full featured download manager and accelerator. It resumes broken downloads and recovers from download errors. It is excellent utility for files that you want to download at ease.

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    SpotiFlyer

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    65 alternatives to SpotiFlyer 

    Kotlin Multiplatform Music Downloader, Supports Spotify / Gaana / Youtube Music / Jio Saavn.

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    AllToMP3

    • Mac
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    • Linux
    63 alternatives to AllToMP3 

    AllToMP3 is a desktop application to download and convert YouTube, SoundCloud, Spotify and Deezer in 256 kb/s MP3, with tags: cover, title, artist, genre, and even lyrics!. It supports YouTube playlists, Deezer and Spotify playlists, and also integrate a search engine so you can...

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    1.  SoundCloud DownloaderAllToMP3 allows you to download audio files from Soundcloud.
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    • MediaHuman YouTube To MP3 Converter icon

      MediaHuman YouTube To MP3 Converter

      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      142 alternatives to MediaHuman YouTube To MP3 Converter 

      You like to listen to music on YouTube website but want to do it offline or on your favorite portable player. You have found soundtrack of new movie on YouTube and want to save it to your music library as MP3. Then MediaHuman YouTube to MP3 Converter is the best choice for you.

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      1.  SoundCloud DownloaderMediaHuman YouTube To MP3 Converter allows you to download audio files from Soundcloud.
      2.  MP3 DownloaderMediaHuman YouTube To MP3 Converter allows you to download audio files in MP3 format.
      3.  LightweightMediaHuman YouTube To MP3 Converter consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
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