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Reddit is a great place to catch the news and take part in discussions and here you will also come across useful stuff as well. This social media platform has many videos and photos that you might love and want to download to save on your device or share with your friends later.
While you can easily save images from Reddit, it’s not the case when it comes to videos. Earlier, Reddit allowed the users to download and save videos from its platform to the device but unfortunately, the in-built download option has been discontinued.
If you are someone who wants to download any video from Reddit but is unable to do so, don’t worry. In this article, we have explained different workarounds to download videos from Reddit. Keep scrolling to know what are they.
Using Slide App to download Reddit Videos
While there a several options on the Apple App Store and Google Play Store that will help you view Reddit videos in a better way that is eye-pleasing, the Slide app beats them all. Slide app is available for both Android and iOS devices and is one of the best apps out there. Apart from being a Reddit video viewer, Reddit also has an in-built option that will help you download videos from Reddit. This way slide app acts as a Reddit Video Downloader.
Let’s see how to download videos from the slide app:
First of all, download and install the slide app on your Android or iOS Smartphone.
Now open the app and paste the URL of the video that you want to download.
When the video opens in full-screen, open the menu from the button right of the app
Now you will find two options here ‘Save MP4’ or ‘Save MP4 to’.
Now you can choose any of the options here to download the video. Pretty easy, right?
Use Reddit Bot to download Reddit videos
Reddit has a bot like a Telegram app that can assist you to download videos from the platform. These bots are pieces of code that can help you do simple tasks like see the battery power, or download a video. For the purpose of the guide, we are using the “u/savevideo” bot.
Let’s see what are the steps to easily download a Reddit video using the “u/savevideo” Reddit bot:
First of all, you need to expand the Reddit post that has the video that you want to download and save on your device.
Type u/savevideo in the comment box of the post and press the Post button.
Now you will get the message from the “u/savevideo” Reddit bot which will have the link to download the video.
When you will click that link, it will take you to a new page. Howe you can choose either HD or SD resolution to download the video.
When you will tap the link, you will be taken to the new page and the download will begin automatically.
Note: Reddit app keeps banning bots from time to time. Secondly, most of the time these boots send the download links quickly, but sometimes it may even take a long time up to an hour.
Use Viddit App to download videos from Reddit
Viddit s a third-party app that makes it incredibly easy to download videos from Reddit easily. A third-party Reddit video downloader is not dependent on the platform you are using; the Reddit video downloader makes it easier to download videos from Reddit.
Here we are using a third-party app called Reddit to download videos from Reddit. Let’s see how to go about it.
First of all, you need to download the Veddit app from Google Play Store and install it on your device.
After you successfully install the app, open the post from which you want to download the video. Now press the Share button for the post and choose the Viddit app option in the Share menu.
That’s it, now the Video App will come in handy and it will work on the video link in the post. Wait for a few seconds while the app processes the video. When the process is over, click on the Download button to download the Reddit video on your device.
Note: If you don’t want to download the Veddit app, you can simply head to its website, viddit.red.
Copy-paste the video link in the search box on viddit.red website. Now click on the generated link to begin downloading the video.
These are the handy ways by which you can download and save your favorite videos from the Reddit app. If you are an iPhone user, you can try some other third-party app like Slide to download Reddit videos. Hope this helps.