Top 10 Free Downloaders for Online Videos
You should admit that this is a video-booming time. Anytime you go thought the websites you will meet with various video contents. YouTube, MySpace, Metacafe are extremely hot for the Flash videos. This article is to recommend you some cool downloaders which perfectly download the videos from video-sharing sites like YouTube, Metacafe, MySpace, Hulu, etc. Some of them are free!

1. Moyea YouTube FLV Downloader

  1. moyea_youbube_flv,youtube flv downloader

  1. Price: Free
  2. System Requirements: Windows NT/2000/XP/2003 Server/Vista

Moyea YouTube FLV Downloader supports download from YouTube, Google Video, Hulu, Fox, and more. No mater using HTTP or RTMP protocol.

This program is divided into three sections, Download, Library, and Playlist, which help download, manage, convert, and play the FLV files easily. With the help of FLV to Video Converter Pro 2 users can convert the files into other popular video formats for playback on iPod, iPhone, PSP, Xbox, cell phone, etc. The Playlist section enables users to create their own playlist. Group and play the files to enlarge the fun. What’s more, it captures FLV URLs from various browsers like IE, Safari, Firefox, Maxthon, 360 SE, etc.

Compared with other downloaders, it is the most entertaining program. The capability to download Hulu and Fox videos (RTMP) is the most attracting feature to me. It is quite integrated but free.

2. Wise Videos Download

  1. wise_videos,flv to video

  1. Price: Free to try (30 days limitation); $39.95 to buy
  2. System Requirements: Windows 98/Me/NT/2000/XP/2003 Server/Vista

Wise Videos Download helps download videos from YouTube, Google, and other popular video sites. It also allows download multiple videos without opening browser, and will allow you convert the videos to 3GP, iPod, MP3, AVI, DVD/VCD/SVCD. With Wise Videos Download downloading and converting one-step solution, you can easily download YouTube FLV videos, Google MP4, and other popular online videos, and convert them to play on your iPod, PSP, Zune, 3GP mobile phone, Apple TV, and iPhone.

3. YouTube Downloader

  1. youtube_downloader,youtue to mp3,flv to mp3

  1. Price: Free
  2. System Requirements: Windows 2000/XP/Vista

This software allows you to download videos from YouTube and many others and convert them to other video formats. The program is easy to use, just specify the URL for the video you want to download and click the Ok! It also allows you to convert downloaded videos for iPod, iPhone, PSP, Cell Phone, Windows Media, Xvid and MP3. Allows you to access YouTube videos for which you need to be 18+ years of age. It is said that it now plays videos downloaded, but I don’t see the selection. In a word, I’m attracted by its simple steps to download.

4. Youtube flv downloader

  1. youtube flv downloader,flv to video

  1. Price: Free
  2. System Requirements:Windows NT/2000/XP/2003 Server

Youtube flv downloader can download flv video from Youtube, Google video,, iFilm, Putfile, Angry Alien, Angry Alien, Blastro, and so on , total 45 sites.

5. Zbusoft FLV Downloader 1

  1. zbusoft_downloader,video downloads

  1. Price: Free
  2. System Requirements:Windows NT/2000/XP/Vista

Download flash videos to your hard drive so you can view them without being online and no page view! FLV Download is a small, effective software product that can download sorts of Flash video from Web, YouTube, MySpace, Google video. This program features the support of multithread, synchronization download, and the browser.


6. 1-Click YouTube Downloader

  1. 1-click downloader,flv to video

  1. Price: Free
  2. System Requirements:Windows 95/98/Me/NT/2000/XP/2003 Server/Vista

1-Click YouTube Downloader is an easy YouTube videos downloader. You simply paste YouTube URL, then click mouse. The software will download the video as FLV file instantly.


7. Video Download Toolbar

  1. Price: Free
  2. System Requirements:Windows 98/Me/2000/XP/2003 Server/Vista, Internet Explorer 6

Video Download Toolbar is a solution that allows users to download all FLV videos in 1 click from YouTube, Google, MySpace, IFilm, Metacafe, Dailymotion, Break,, vidiLife, CollegeHumor, Sike, CurrentTV, directly to your computer. This toolbar enables you to download videos from the running Web page and from all opened Web pages, search for your favorite videos just by typing a specific keyword in the box; it can also search for related videos. With this tool you will also be able to automatically save videos from the Web sites and play FLV videos directly from Internet stream (FLVPlayer4Free required). It supports high definition videos and allows multiple downloads.

8. MegaVideo Downloader

  1. Price: Free
  2. System Requirements:Windows XP/Vista, Google Desktop 5 or above

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9. Online Video Downloader

  1. Price: Free
  2. System Requirements:Windows 95/98/Me/NT/2000/XP/Vista

Download all shared videos hosted by GoogleVideo and YouTube. You can save videos on your computer in *.flv and *.avi format. This App is portable and you can run it every where, it can run from CD / DVD / CoolDisk, No installation needed. Very simple GUI, and simple using. Very low resource usage.

10. FLV Player & Downloader

  1. Price: Free
  2. System Requirements:Windows 95/98/Me/NT/2000/XP/2003 Server/Vista

This program is a simple downloader and player. Very easy to handle, but only downloads from YouTube.

Hope all the above can help you choosing the most suitable downloader. Each one has its own advantages. Enjoy!