How to download the Audio version of a Youtube Video

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Download the Audio version of a Youtube Video

Some times You want to download audio files of your favorite songs but you find it difficult. You end up taking checking one music site or the other only to end up in an unending cycle of website ads.

You decide to try YouTube and see the video of the song and settle for the video. But what you actually want is the audio file so that you can keep playing your favorite song as you do other things on your device.

I guess we have all been there at one time or the other.

So how can you download the audio version of a song with its video on YouTube.

To download the audio version of a video from YouTube, you will need two android applications:

  1. Tubemate (by Devian Studios)
  2. MP3 Video Converter (by Springwalk Inc.)


Tubemate is an android application for primarily viewing and downloading videos. You can watch and also download videos from YouTube, Facebook, Metacafe, DailyMotion, Youku, Instagram etc.


You can also download audio versions of an available video file. Tubemate somehow happens not to be in Google Playstore but You can DOWNLOAD Tubemate apk file from the link below:

Download Tubemate

MP3 Video Converter

MP3 Video Converter can be used to convert, resize and trim your videos and musics.

MP3 Video Converter

You can DOWNLOAD MP3 Video Converter from Google Playstore via the link below:

Download MP3 Video Converter

After downloading, install the apk files.

Upon Installation, you can search for the video of the audio you would like to download.

Audio Download 1

Once you click on the video, you’ll see a red arrow by the bottom right of your screen. Click the arrow!

You’ll see various options you can select from.

Audio Options

To download M4A file, click the one with AUDIO(M4A/AAC,128k)
To download OGG file, click the one with AUDIO(OGG,128k)
To download MP3 file, click the one with AUDIO(MP3,128k)

Click the option of your choice then click the red download button by the right of the screen.

Click ‘OK’ and your download resumes immediately.

Click Ok to Download

Here you have it, Your audio file.