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How to Download YouTube Video to iPhone 8/ 8 Plus for Playback?

To download YouTube videos to iPhone 8 is not an easy thing. YouTube is one of the most visited websites in the word, it enables us to enjoy the videos and music online, upload and share it all with friends, family, and the world. However, we are unable to watch our favorite videos offline. How to watch YouTube videos on iPhone 8 for when there's no access to an internet connection? It is not a difficulty, this article would help you make it.

Quick Solution to Download YouTube Video to iPhone for Playback

There are lots of apps for download YouTube videos to iPhone directly for offline viewing. I would like to recommend Cisdem YouTube downloader for iPhone, this is a comprehensive toolbox for video downloading, converting, DVD ripping, Cisdem youtube video downloader iphone can let you enjoy lots of benefits of other features other than downloading oneline videos from all popular media websites, for example, you can convert videos for iPhone 8, rip DVD to iPhone 8, edit video for better effects, etc. In all, it is an all-side toolbox for media tasks.

Download the Cisdem YouTube Downloader for iPhone

Firstly, Go to the Interface of YouTube Video Downloader

Step 1. Copy and Paste the URLs of YouTube Videos

For online video downloading, it offers an URL box at the bottom of the interface, you can just grab the URL straight from the browser, holding down your finger on the top URL address and then selecting to copy it, and then paste in the blank box at the bottom of the Cisdem video downloader.

Step 2. Preview the Video

All the video resources are retrieved and linked from YouTube to this app. They are displayed as small video thumbnail, aside, with the video original formats, size, duration, and definition.

Click the thumbnail of the downloaded video, you can see the play button, and click it, you can preview the downloaded video. All the downloaded videos are saved in the defaulted folder“Download”.

Secondly, Switch to the Video Conversion Interface

Cisdem YouTube downloader for iPhone 8 has three main functions, as well as three main interfaces, the first one is for video converting and video ripping, the second one is for the online video downloader as the above introduced, the third one is for YouTube sharing directly. Now in order to convert the downloaded YouTube videos for playback on iPhone 8, we have to switch to the first interface for conversion.

Step 3. Load the Downloaded YouTube Videos

Load the YouTube videos by drag-n-drop from the local folder to the main interface.

Step 4. Edit Video for Better Look

If you want to do some editing for the original YouTube video, you can click and crop, watermark, subtitle, even 3D effect, etc.

Step 5. Convert the YouTube Video for iPhone 8

Click the profile iCon, switch to the formats list, all formats are well categorized by the terminal player devices, like Apple Device, Apple Software, Game Console, Mobile Phone, etc.

For iPhone 8, go to Apple Devices>iPhone 7/ 7 Plus/ 8 / 8 Plus.

Thirdly, Transfer your Video Files to iPhone 8/iPhone 8 Plus

  1. Firstly, use a USB cable to connect your iPhone 8 to your computer.
  2. iTunes would response as soon as it is connected, and pops up, syncing for preparing to copy items. The iPhone 8 would appear in the Devices section of iTunes.
  3. Go to the top menu tool bar, File>Add to Library , load the converted files from local folder on the desktop to your iTunes library.
  4. It would quickly be added to the Movies.
  5. Disconnect your iPhone. Go to the top menu tool bar,. click Controls> Eject”iPhone 8”. Or you can directly click the Eject iCon aside the iPhone 8 iCon on the iTunes interfaces.

Also Read: How to Convert 4K Video to 1080P iPhone (iPhone 8 Included)?

Problems When Downloading YouTube Video and What to Do?

1. YouTube never permit downloading directly

As well all know, YouTube is for video watching, uploading, sharing, etc., but it never allows for downloading directly on it. This limitation makes lots of fans unable to download their favorite movies, and videos for watching offline, they have to resort to the third-party tools for getting the YouTube videos.

2. iPhone 8 video formats are limited

The videos you downloaded online may be in various formats which can’t be supported by iPhone 8. You should have a clear knowledge of what iPhone 8 video formats supported.

Video Formats:
1. H.264 video:
Up to 1080p (1920 x1080 pixels), 60 frames per second, High Profile level 4.2/4.1 with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps, 48kHz, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file formats.

2. Motion JPEG (M-JPEG) Video:
Up to 35 Mbps, 1280 x 720 pixels, 30 frames per second, audio in ulaw, PCM stereo audio in .avi file format.

3. Motion JPEG (M-JPEG) Video:
Up to 35 Mbps, 1280 x 720 pixels, 30 frames per second, audio in ulaw, PCM stereo audio in .avi file format.

Audio formats:
AAC (8 to 320 Kbps), Protected AAC (from iTunes Store), HE-AAC, MP3 (8 to 320 Kbps), MP3 VBR, Audible (formats 2, 3, 4, Audible Enhanced Audio, AAX, and AAX+), Apple Lossless, AIFF, and WAV.

3. General Video Downloader Can’t Conversion

There are lots of tools to download YouTube videos in the market, like online downloader, like KeepVid, Zamzar, but not all of them can convert the downloaded YouTube video to iPhone 8. We have to get a comprehensive tool for downloading and converting.

2017-09-13 04:07:47 / Posted by to Video Converter for Mac Follow @ Rosa

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