Learn all about Vidmate app today. Discover the mystery behind this most popular YouTube download app for Android. Know about lots of facts about this app which you might not have known before.
If you are not familiar about Vidmate HD video download app here is a thorough introduction. In short, it is the most popular YouTube video download app for Android.
If you ever used IDM (Internet Download Manager) for downloading YouTube videos on desktop Windows OS, you will be glad to meet Vidmate app for Android. It is much faster and reliable than IDM, seriously.
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Facts About Vidmate
Here are some interesting facts about Vidmate app for Android.
Who owns Vidmate?
There is a lot of discussion and debate on who is the original developer of Vidmate app. It is quite confusing because there are several fake sites that claim to be the official Vidmate app APK download source. But the reality is, original website is not ranked at top of Google or other search engines. That’s sad, but truth as well.
After a lot of research you will find two final answers:
- UCWeb is actual developer of Vidmate.
- Vidmate is owned by Ali Express / Ali Baba group.
The full final answer is: Ali Express owns UCWeb and Vidmate. Don’t believe? Correct our information and we will proud of you.
How to remove Vidmate ADs?
Vidmate Ads can not be removed, legally. The small ad unit appears at bottom of screen. It is actually so small that you will often not notice its presence. However, this is really tiny price of using this wonderful YouTube download app.
No Premium/Pro/Business version
The surprising fact is, there is no premium, pro or VIP version of Vidmate. It has one and only version, which is free. Totally free of price tag or hidden cost. No stupid popups or disturbing ads over video at all.
No Virus / No malware
Scan Vidmate with all of your favorite and top antivirus suites available, if you find this app infected with virus or malware, go ahead and remove this app from your device. But in numerous experiments and scans, no malware or dangerous infection found in this video download app.
There is a lot of criticism on this app. Search about it and you will find more negative reviews than positive. But most of these reviews are written by tech blogs and professional developers, not real users. Just imagine, how a harmful app can survive for years? It is getting more and more popular every single minute.
Suppose, if this app is not safe, then what safe apps are doing? Just false claims? Most of other video download apps simply do not work, or faulty. None of available free or even paid video download apps have features like Vidmate. Now decide yourself, who is fake and who wants to manipulate users by false statements?
We are not advocating Vidmate, the reviewers might be right in their claims. But who likes to believes such statements without solid and reasonable proof?
And the worst reality is; there is no true alternative video download app to Vidmate!
iOS and Windows versions
The bottom line is, there is no official release of Vidmate for iOS or PC. However, you can use Android emulators to run Vidmate on Windows PC and even on Mac OS. But there is no native version released, except Android.
Video download resolutions
Currently, following video download resolutions are available:
- 1080p (UHD)
- 720p (HD)
- 480 (HQ)
- 360p (Standard)
- 240p (Low quality)
- 144p (poor quality)
YouTube to mp3 (Audio formats)
There are two audio formats available at this time:
Supported Video Websites
Vidmate supports a lot of video sites. The list could be very long, therefore, only most popular sites are listed below:
- WhatsApp (status only)
There are lots of other video sites which are not listed, even by Vidmate. But you can use in app browser and when a video is found, the download button will appear.