YouTube to Video/Audio
1.1 YouTube to MP3
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1.3 YouTube to WAV
1.4 YouTube to OGG
1.5 YouTube to AAC
1.6 YouTube to Ringtone
1.7 YouTube to MP4
1.8 YouTube to WMV
1.9 YouTube to MOV
1.10 YouTube to 3GP
1.11 YouTube to FLV
1.12 YouTube to MPG
1.13 YouTube to GIF
1.14 YouTube to DVD

How to Convert YouTube Videos to MP4

The way consumers access and consume media is changing rapidly. YouTube is developing premium content channels catering to different subjects. Playing the content in different occasions or on different devices will become the biggest problem. Converting YouTube to MP4 is an easy solution to the problem.

YouTube only allows users to watch and view videos on its website. If you want to watch your favorite video without Internet connection or on other portal devices, you might have to convert YouTube to MP4 format. The MP4 format is a great way to provide high quality videos along with compression that give great file size.

YouTube to Mp4

YouTube to MP4

Part 1: How to convert YouTube to MP4

You should just download a YouTube MP4 converting program to get the video from YouTube in MP4 format. YouTube stores audio track and video track separately for one video file according to its latest technology. Video Converter Ultimate uses the latest technical resolution to download both tracks and remix them into one. The following is the step to step tutorial for your reference.

Video Converter Ultimate For Mac

Video Converter Ultimate
  • Convert downloaded YouTube to MP4, MOV, AVI, MKV, MP3, FLAC, AAC, etc. with high quality.
  • Support any popular 4K, 1080p HD, and regular SD video format like MP4, MOV, M4V, AVI, WMV, MKV, FLV, RMVB, TS, MTS, etc.
  • Powerful editing features like crop, clip, rotate video, customize video effects, enhance video quality and more.
  • Add new external audio track or subtitle, or remove orginal background music with ease.
  • Support 3D converting and bring vivid 3D effects to common 2D video.

Steps to convert YouTube to MP4

1 Launch Aiseesoft Video Converter Ultimate

Download and install this program on your PC, then run it.


2 Download YouTube video file(s)

Click "Download" button in the tool bar and you will see the Add URL window as below. Just copy and paste YouTube video link into the text box and click the Analyze button.

Note: You should know that, this powerful download feature is required to be removed from the latest version. So if you are using the newest Video Converter Ultimate, you can only use it to convert downloaded YouTube to MP4.

paste link

3 Select a video file

After analyzing, there may be several different options for you to select. You can check one or more video file to download for your needs. Click "OK" button. Then the video files you select will be listed on the left pane as below.

load YouTube video

4 Convert YouTube to MP4

Click "Profile" button and select an output format from the drop-down list. Start to convert video by clicking "Convert" button and click "Open Folder" to find the converted file(s) when it's complete. Then you can sync the converted file(s) to your smartphone, laptop or tablet so that you can view your favorite clip(s) on the go when there is no internet.

Part 2: Download 720p/1080p video from YouTube into MP4
(Convert YouTube to MP4 on Mac)

Recently YouTube changed the way to store video of 720P, 1080P and 4K resolution, which optimize their hosting cost. More and more contents are provided in high resolution, such as 720P, 1080P or 4K. It is essential for downloading YouTube to MP4 HD file due to the Internet Connection speed or the importance of the video file. The converted YouTube MP4 HD movie matches your HD TV offline perfectly.

Video Converter Ultimate for Mac provides an easy way to download 1080P, 720P or 4K YouTube videos to MP4 HD.

1 Download and install Aiseesoft Mac Video Converter Ultimate on Mac. Then launch this YouTube to MP4 converter.

getting started

2 Click "Download" button.


3 Enter the URL of video you want to download and then click "Analyze" button. Select the resolution you need and click "OK" button to start to download the video.


Note: Similar to the Windows version of this YouTube to MP4 converter, the download feature is required to be removed from the latest version. So if you are using the newest version, you can only use it to convert downloaded YouTube to MP4.

Part 3: How to transfer YouTube video to portal devices on Mac

You might watch YouTube video with a poor Wi-Fi signal. It should be a frustrating experience. YouTube to MP4 Converter for Mac is a helpful resolution to download YouTube into MP4, a format supported by most of the portal devices. If you are using iPhone or iPad, you can also transfer the converted YouTube MP4 file with iTunes.


We mainly talk about how to convert YouTube to MP4 in this page. A professional YouTube to MP4 converter tool is recommended for you to get the job done. Surely, if you prefer to make the video conversion from YouTube to MP4 online, you can also rely on online YouTube MP4 converters. If you still have any problem, you can leave us a message.

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January 15, 2019 15:15 / Updated by to Video Converter