Want to download Facebook Videos for Android and iPhone without an app? Here’s how you can do it
We spend most of our time watching different videos on Facebook on our phones, laptops and tablets. You can easily share videos on the biggest social media giant by simply hitting the ‘Share’ button, but viewing them in an offline mode is not possible.
Have you ever wondered how videos on Facebook can be downloaded if you wish to share them with your friends and family on other platforms? The task is a little more than just hitting the download button. Facebook allows its users to download videos directly without installing any application.
You should be vigilant while downloading videos from Facebook as they may pose a security threat to your smartphones and laptops. It is not advisable to use apps and software as you may become a victim of cyber-attacks and online fraud.
Here’s how you can download Facebook videos on Android phones:
If you want to download Facebook videos through the browser that you use on your phone, then follow these steps:
Step 1: Open the Facebook app on your phone and tap on the video that you wish to download.
Step 2: Tap the ‘Share’ option below the video and then tap on ‘Copy Link’ in the options.
Step 3: Go to fbdown.net in the browser that you use on your device. For instance, if you use Google Chrome, type fbdown.net in the address bar.
Step 4: Paste the link in the bar and click on Download. Once the video is downloaded, you will get two options: download the video in HD quality or download the video at normal quality. Tap on the option of your choice.
Step 5: You will see the option to download the video in three dots. Tap Download and you will see that the video will start downloading.
Step 6: Once the download is complete, go to the Downloads folder of your Android phone and share it with your friends.
Here’s how you can download Facebook videos on iPhone:
You can download a Facebook video on iPhone and the process is quite similar to the one on Android phones. Follow these steps:
Step 1: Open the Facebook application on your iPhone and tap the video that you want to download.
Step 2: ‘Share’ option will be present just below the video. Tap on it and copy the video link from the options.
Step 3: Like Android, open fbdown.net on your phone’s Safari browser and paste the link in the bar. Hit on Download.
Step 4: You will have to choose from options: download the video in HD quality or download the video at normal quality. Tap on the option of your choice. The video will start playing.
Step 5: You will see the progress bar at the bottom of the video. Go there and tap the three dots. Choose the Save to Files option. You can view the video in the Photos app once it is downloaded.
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