While Facebook is considered to be the next best platform to YouTube for sharing videos, unlike some of YouTube’s videos, it is not possible to download them directly to your Android phone. To circumvent the problem, a number of apps have been developed that download Facebook videos. So now you can watch shared videos without needing an internet connection, and all the buffering, slow network, advertising, and cost that goes with it, to watch shared videos.
The best Facebook video downloaders come with a built-in browser and a built-in player. They are simple to use and download quickly. Here are five free applications that conveniently enable you to download Facebook videos to your phone.
Video Downloader for Facebook
Superfast app for downloading, sharing, saving or re-posting videos
The MVP Facebook Downloader is a very simple yet efficiently fast, free Facebook video downloader. Its simple interface provides options to either download via URL or by using the built-in browser.
The fastest way to download Facebook videos is to launch Facebook, find the video and click the copy link. Next open Facebook Downloader, paste in the URL and download the video. Alternatively, click the Facebook button to access the built-in browser and log onto Facebook, then find and play your selected video and click the Download button.
You can download High Definition (HD) videos, MP4 videos, and multiple videos that can be downloaded simultaneously. The Download Manager enables you to Pause, Resume or Delete any video during downloading and you can view your downloaded videos from the application’s player. ‘Share’ and ‘Forward’ buttons let you share videos from within the application.
Video Downloader for Facebook – FB Video Download
User-friendly app makes it easy to download shared videos for offline viewing
FB Video Downloader for Facebook is a very easy to use, free application that lets you download a shared video in a few simple steps. It eliminates the need to copy a Facebook video link and then paste it into a downloader by enabling you to browse to the video from within the application and simply click to download it.
Downloaded to your phone, the application launches to an easy to navigate screen with a Facebook tab and a Downloads tab. Using the Facebook window (default on launch) you log into Facebook, locate and play the video using the built-in player then click the Download button on the pop-up window. Your video downloads in the background and you are notified of the download status and when the download completes. Auto resume is available in the event of a network disruption.
Your downloaded videos, including any currently being downloaded, are displayed in the Downloads window. HD video downloads are supported as is multiple video downloading, and you can pause, resume and remove video downloads under the Downloads tab where options to Copy Link, Rename, Play, Repost, Share or Delete are available.
Rimal: Video Downloader for Facebook
Three options to download Facebook videos
Downloading and launching the Rimal Fb Video Downloader will enable you to find and download Facebook videos in three ways. You can access Facebook by clicking the Browse Facebook button, logging in your Facebook account and browsing to find, download and save shared videos. Alternatively, you can use the video URL, or you can share the video with the downloader while on Facebook.
- Using the built-in browser, you simply log into Facebook using the Browse Facebook button on the application’s interface, browse to and select the video and click the Download button in the pop-up window.
- Clicking on the Enter video URL option, you copy and paste a video link into the input bar and click to install it.
- Logged in and browsing your Facebook account, you can select a video and click Share to access Video Downloader for Facebook.
Video Downloader for Facebook Video Downloader
Download videos from Facebook and Instagram (IGTV)
A lightweight and easy to use downloader, the Video Downloader for Facebook Video Downloader provides convenient multi-video downloading so that you can quickly download shared videos from your news feed, form groups, pages and more.
Downloaded to your smartphone, the app enables downloading videos from Facebook, as well as IGTV videos to conveniently view offline or to share with friends. Simply log in to Facebook, find and select the video to bring up the Watch or Download window and click the Download button for your video to begin downloading. The History button on the main interface accesses your downloaded videos all displayed with Repost and Delete buttons. Options here include Copy URL, Share, and Edit.
HD Video Download for Facebook
Quality reliability whether downloading standard or HD videos
The Facebook video downloader from Phela Apps has all the unique features needed to enjoy high-quality video downloading, viewing and sharing.
- Downloads High Definition (HD) video in addition to standard
- Saves videos directly to SD card
- Shares videos via Whatsapp, Instagram, Bluetooth and more
The HD Video Downloader launch screen displays How to use instructions along with a Browse Facebook button, URL copy and paste input and a Download using Facebook App button. Whether logged in to Facebook or not, you simply find and select the video and click the download link. A pop-up window provides buttons for SD or HD. You are provided with options for storage locations and built-in player viewing of media files.
These 5 handy Android apps will allow you to easily download Facebook videos and watch them offline at your convenience.