How to download videos to iPhone or iPad for free

If you want to download videos from the internet (YouTube) to the iPad/iPhone and watch them offline then follow these 6 simple steps:

  1. On your iPad/iPhone find the video you want to save and copy the link (YouTube/Vimeo)
  2. Open App Store Apple app store icon, download “Documents” by Readdle Documents icon
  3. Open Documents then type in the app’s browser
  4. Paste the link you copied in Step 1 and click download 
  5. Go to Documents/Downloads, click on the 3 blue dots in the corner of the video
  6. Move the video to Documents/Photos

If you need further instructions watch the video below:

Comments (3)

  1. Henry

    There is no much space on my phone. I usually use Allavsoft to download any videos or music files to my computer. It has both Mac and Windows version.

    • ozgo

      The short answer is no. I have tried Vimeo and is working (360p). Feel free to follow the same steps regardless of the platform.