WinX YouTube Downloader review: Download YouTube videos in top quality

How many times you have liked a YouTube video but could not save it because you don’t have the right software? Many of the YouTube downloaders that are available on web don’t too well work at all. What’s worse, they are usually full of “extras”, which throw extension to your browser or force you to change search engine. However, that would not be a problem with the WinX YouTube Downloader. The downloader is easy to use and it is absolutely free to download the downloader. The extremely efficient system of the software is built to provide ease of downloading and making your webpage less heavy. At the same time, it downloads in MP4 format which is the most suitable format to download these days.

WinX YouTube Downloader review

Clean and Safe

WinX YouTube Downloader from is a highly-focused and clean video downloader for Windows 10/8/7/Vista/XP. The UI design is simple. The installer is not bundled with any third-party plug-in.

WinX YouTube Downloader

Separate and Easy to Operate

If you have previously downloaded and used a YouTube downloader, you might have faced a problem of frequent crashing which is normal. WinX YouTube downloader is different because it is separate software with separate setup, which you can use effectively and easily.

Easy to Operate

For the first download, the software will download the analyzer so that the video that you are about to download can be analyzed. The button with plus sign in the extreme left is there to add YouTube video link. You can add, copy and paste the video link from YouTube and the downloader will start analyzing all the possible options. Now, this is up to you to decide the format, the resolution and size of the video. The downloader cannot offer more than the maximum available option with the original video. Check below to find how the analyser works and what options are available to you.

Video Can be Downloaded in MP4

The video that you are about to download, can be downloaded in several formats namely, MP4, 3gp, and webm. MP4 is the most popular format to downlod a video as it can be played with varied range of video players. MP4 format is also quite easy to transfer and change. You can also choose to auto convert the video that you have downloaded.

Youtube Downloader

The process of downloading the video to your device

It is quite easy to download the video. All you need to do is press ‘ok’ and the video will be added to the window. Now press the download button in the right down corner and the video download will start. You can also preview the video in the right side media box once the video is downloaded. It takes quite less time to download a whole video but it mainly depends on the quality of the video and its duration. You can also choose the folder where the video will be saved. This means everything is under your control when you are using such a downloader for your YouTube videos.

Youtube Downloader

Download multiple videos

One of the most exciting features of WinX YouTube downloader is that you can download multiple videos at the same time. All you need to do is to add videos following the same direction for all the videos that need to be downloaded and then click the download button. You can also stop download in between if you feel a video is not needed or you are out of internet connection. Apart from downloading, you can also choose to convert the video to the format you like and that can be done with a single click if you have already downloaded the converter.

Changeable settings

While WinX YouTube converter gives you the option to select the type of file and the quality of the video, it is possible to miss the check point at the time of download. That is where settings come handy. You can choose a default setting for the videos to be downloaded and that is quite easy too. All you need to do is to go to the settings option and choose the default format. Apart from that, you can choose the default place to store the videos so that you don’t need to change it everytime you are about to download a video. You can also choose a picture path in case you are downloading a picture from the web. This is easy and simple and reduces your work to certain extent for sure.

Youtube Downloader

Choosing MP4 option for downloading will be the best thing to do as that is the most compatible format of the lot. Make sure to check your settings before you can start downloading the videos from YouTube.

To sum it up, if you go by the feature and the amount of space it takes in your laptop or computer, this software is the  best free MP4 downloader available on the web. It is a safe software which will not interfare with other software in your system. At the same time, the setup of the software is clean enough to make one understand how to use it. Happy downloading!

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Roger Dunning is a technology evangelist. He lives in New York with his wife and pet dog. Along with keeping an eye on the Microsoft ecosystem, he loves to review software & hardware.

One Comment

  1. Trafalgar Law

    Hi, Roger, thanks for the review. It seems winx is a shareware, you have to pay for it to get the full version, or else there will be a watermark in the converted video. I’d recommend Acethinker video keeper which I have used for many years. Free and no limitation.

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