Top List of YouTube to MP4 Converters

Olga Weis

To be able to watch YouTube videos without ads and even offline many users resort to searching for YouTube to MP4 converter that could download videos from this popular website and save them to hard drive, rather than subscribe YouTube Red for $9.99 a month. So among the top YouTube converters for Mac it can be still tricky to find the best fit.

YouTube to MP4 Converters

MP4 format format is a popular video format that can be played by most of the players and devices. MP4 files can also be played by Smart TV. That's why often when a video conversion is needed the target format will be MP4. Other formats are popular too, but are not considered to be industry standards.

Airy YouTube mp4 Converter

Airy YouTube to Mp4 converter Mac
Airy YouTube to Mp4 converter
Airy is a part of top 10 YouTube to MP4 converter. With its neat and clean interface it is easy to navigate and does its job very well. Additionally to MP4, supported formats include FLV (Flash video), 3GP and MP3. The process is as simple as can be:
  1. 1. Download and install the app on your computer.
  2. 2. Open it and paste the link into it and click Download. You have an option to specify the format and resolution to download the video in. Choose MP4.
  3. 3. Airy is actually capable of downloading many videos at a time, as well as video playlists. Airy also offers a browser plugin for your convenience.

ITube Studio for Mac

iTube studio for Mac
iTube Studio by Iskysoft

iTube Studio for Mac is an easy to understand and use app that lets you download YouTube (YouTube VEVO) videos, and YouTube 4K UHD videos to your computer and watch them without ads. One of its most useful features is the conversion of downloaded videos into various file formats. Not all media players support all video formats. If you downloaded a file that doesn't play in your player, you can convert it into a different format. iTube Studio is separated in three self-explanatory sections: Downloading, Finished and Converted.

Ummy Youtube Downloader for Mac

Ummy Youtube Downloader
Ummy Youtube Downloader for Mac

Ummy Youtube Downloader for Mac is a simple little app to download HD and MP3 from YouTube. This one will help you save HD videos with their soundtracks from YouTube, extract MP3 from videos. You get an option to choose a video format, including MP4.

Handbrake

Handbrake
Handbrake for Mac

Handbrake is the famous DVD ripper to rip DVD to digital MP4 or MKV format. Handbrake is also a solid YouTube to MP4 converter, that can convert any YouTube video to MP4 in several mouse clicks. This app can also convert MP4 to AVI, YouTube to MKV, VOB to MP4.

Xilisoft Download YouTube Video for Mac

Xilisoft Download YouTube Video for Mac
Xilisoft Download YouTube Video for Mac

Xilisoft Download YouTube Video for Mac is a handy way to download YouTube videos for free! Download MP4, FLV and WebM videos, including YouTube 1080p HD videos. One can download 10 videos at a time. There is also an advanced version that you can upgrade to if you want to enjoy more possibilities: download and convert YouTube videos in a single step, convert videos to various formats, etc.

Tipard YouTube Video Converter for Mac

YouTube Video Converter for Mac
Tipard YouTube Video Converter for Mac

Tipard YouTube Video Converter for Mac provides free downloading of videos from YouTube and converting multiple downloaded videos to other formats easily. It converts MP4, WebM, 3GP, FLV, F4V to other formats for playback on all popular devices. It offers a really useful feature of batch downloading of YouTube SD, HD, HTML5 videos on Mac.

Aneesoft YouTube Converter for Mac

Aneesoft YouTube Converter for Mac
YouTube Converter for Mac by Aneesoft

Aneesoft YouTube Converter for Mac offers free downloads from YouTube and can convert downloaded files to various formats. MP4, WebM, 3GP, FLV, F4V can be converted to other file types for playback on different devices. Also Aneesoft can download numerous YouTube SD, HD, HTML5 videos at a time.

So here's the list of the best YouTube to MP4 converters for Mac OS X and you can look more into them to choose which one suits you best.

Airy for Mac

Requirements: OS X 10.7+ , 16.4MB size
Version 3.2.175 () Release notes