Download 4k video from YouTube with a 4k and 8k downloader for Windows

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YouTube has more and more 4k and 8k content to offer to its viewers. However in order to lower the cost for hosting they needed to change the way they store videos of higher resolutions. They did reduce the maintenance for MKV container, which made it hard to find it on YouTube in HD.

What they also did is made audio and video tracks stored separately, which makes downloading these kinds of videos very challenging for some downloaders. If you are lucky enough to find a high-quality 4k youtube video downloader (the one that is updated regularly to keep up with the slightest changes in YouTube) you will be able to fetch your 4k video with no problem as such 4k video downloader for Windows can download both tracks: audio and video and combine them into one entity.

There may be a dozen of reasons why you are wondering how to download 8k videos from YouTube or 4k for that matter. For example YouTube won't let you watch videos in high resolution in case of an unsteady and slow Internet connection. Whatever the reason is, we don't judge, we are here to introduce a great 4k video downloader for Windows that does this job fast and efficiently.

Airy 4k Video Downloader

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Airy for Windows
Requirements: Win XP and later. 14.16MB free space. Version 2.5.265. (2 Jun, 2020). 4.7 Rank based on 780+ users, Reviews(321)
Category: UtilitiesApplication

Let's have a look at Airy - 4k video downloader with free download for Windows for your first two files.

Follow these steps to download high-resolution videos from YouTube:

  1. Download and install Airy on your computer.
  2. Locate an HD video you want to download on YouTube and copy the link to it.
  3. Open Airy and paste this YouTube URL in the corresponding box. You can use either context menu or Ctrl+V shortcut.
  4. Choose the format and quality for the video. HD videos are supposed to be watched on HD screens, so choose the highest possible quality.
  5. Then click the "Download" button that you can see to the right of the format menu. Choose the folder you want the file to be saved to and once the download process is completed - go ahead and watch your 4k or 8k video offline!

As you can see this YouTube 4k video downloader is pretty straight forward and is simple enough even if you are not very tech savvy.

Airy for Windows
Requirements: OS X 10.7+ , 14.16MB size
Version 2.5.265 (2 Jun, 2020) Release notes
Category: UtilitiesApplication