How to use applications to download videos from Facebook?

Facebook is one of the most used and famous social networks nowadays. Although other social media such as Twitter and Instagram have been born, which today have millions of active users around the world, Facebook has stood alongside them in popularity.

On Facebook, entertainment through pictures and videos is something we all fully enjoy. Many times we even wanted to save in our Android device some video that we liked very much, to share it with other friends by other means, like WhatsApp, for example.

That’s why in this article we want to show you the best 3 applications to download videos from Facebook, fast and easy; so you can share them with your friends, and also enjoy them anywhere without having to be connected to the internet. Let’s get started!

Best applications to download videos from Facebook

We have brought you the best 3 applications to download videos from Facebook. We are sure that at least one of them will sound familiar, but maybe you’ve never had the chance to try them out for yourself. If that is your case, don’t worry; we will teach you how to use the simplest one. Technically, however, all applications work the same way.

3 most used applications to download videos from Facebook


Without a doubt, Snaptube is the easiest and most comfortable application to use. With this app,  you can download videos from Facebook, but you can also download videos from other social networks and websites, such as Twitter, Instagram, Vimeo, and YouTube, among others.

Among other advantages of Snaptube we can mention that it is available for free, its search engine is efficient, and is verified by McAFee, Lookout Security, and CM Security. This last piece of information gives you the confidence that the application is completely safe for your Android device.

Video Downloader

This application will also serve you to download videos from Facebook. Among the advantages of this application, we find that you can download videos from your Facebook timeline, you can also download them from your friends’ timelines, and even from some Facebook pages.

Facebook Video Downloader

This third app or tool is very similar to the previous one. With Facebook Video Downloader you can also download videos from your timeline, the timeline of your friends and any page of this social network.

However, something that differentiates it from the previous app, is that with this one you can download videos published in Facebook groups.

How to download videos from Facebook (With steps)

Well, after having seen the best applications in the previous section, now we will show you how to download the videos directly to your mobile. For this small tutorial, we have preferred to use Snaptube because it is easier and faster to use. But as we told you before, technically all applications follow the same steps, just with some small changes.

Step 1. Install the Snaptube application on your Android device

To install Snaptube on your mobile, you must download its apk file and copy it to your device’s internal memory. You can download the apk from its official website at this link.

To install it on your cell phone, you must make sure you have the option “Unknown sources” activated. If you do not know where that option is, go to “Settings”, then “Security”; there you will find the option “Unknown sources”.

When Snaptube is installed on your phone continue with step 2.

Step 2. Login to Facebook from the Snaptube app

Now you must open the application, when you do you will find its startup interface. At the top of the screen the icons of the social networks that work with Snaptube will be displayed. You must look for the Facebook icon and tap on it.

If you don’t find the icon, don’t worry, just tap on “show more” and there will be other icons, including Facebook.

Tap on the Facebook icon and log in. The page will load for you to enter your data from that social network.  Remember, this application is safe and reliable. After that, your session will start and you will be inside an interface very similar to Facebook.

Step 3. Search Facebook videos

Once you have logged into Facebook, you can start browsing the videos you want to download.

Step 4. Download the videos you want

When you have found a video you want to download, just press the “Download” button, which is located between the description and the reaction buttons (Reactions, comments and sharing).

When you press “Download” a window will open, in that window you will be shown two options “Music” and “Video”; you will choose the second.  Then just choose the location where you want to save the video, and finally click on “Download”. That’s it.

As you can see, it is a very short, simple, and fast process. In less than 15 minutes you will be downloading to your cell phone as many videos as you want. Yes, as many as you want because Snaptube has no download restrictions.