Xilisoft Youtube Video Converter for Mac: An Overview

Youtube Video Converter for Mac from Xilsoft is software for downloading Youtube videos and converting them to other video formats so that they can be played on a variety of devices like iPod, various models of iPhone, Zune, Apple TV, PS3, PSP and others.

Browsing and Downloading

The software has a built-in You Tube video browser from where you can search for your favorite videos according to topic, rating, viewership and other parameters. The browser also enables you to preview the video before you decide to download.

Apart from your regular browser's proxy server the software provides support for HTTP protocols and SOCKS 5 for downloading. You can also download multiple You Tube videos in batches and so you need not give download commands for each file. The download speed can also be set as per your preferences for quicker downloads. The software can be minimized to the task bar and it will still keep you updated about the downloading process. You have two options for viewing the list of downloaded files. One is a simple list and the other is with a thumbnail view of the video.

Conversion

YouTube Video Converter can convert You Tube videos or any FLV files to many formats which include 3GP, XviD, DivX, MP4, MPEG-4, AVI and H.264. Batch conversions of the downloaded You Tube videos are also possible and this saves a lot of time.