When comparing Airy YouTube Downloader vs 4K Video Downloader, the Slant community recommends Airy YouTube Downloader for most people. In the question“What are the best YouTube to MP3 converters for Mac?” Airy YouTube Downloader is ranked 3rd while 4K Video Downloader is ranked 7th.
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Pro Pause and resume downloads
Pro Download playlists and channels from YouTube
To download YouTube playlist or channels you just need to paste the URL.
Pro Download videos in batch
With Airy it's possible to download multiple videos at once.
Pro Download private, age restricted videos
In Airy menu you can log into your YouTube account (and save your login and password for future, if you'd like) and download age-restricted videos.
Pro Download music straight from the site
Besides video formats, you can download MP3 files.
Pro Supports multiple resolutions and formats
Video can be downloaded in any resolution that is offered on YouTube, including 3D, and can be saved in MP4, MKV, and 3GP
Pro Cross platform
The application is available on Windows, Mac and Linux.
Pro Build-in audio extraction
Audio can be saved from videos in MP3, M4A, and OGG formats.
Although you can get licenses to get rid of embedded ads, no functionality is removed from the application when using it without one
Con Works only with YouTube
Con Not for Linux
Con Inconsistent audio quality output
When extracting audio, the tool will offer download options for audio in higher qualities than what is actually available from the input. These result in sound with quality worse than the source, if the correct option is not selected.