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4K Download is a range of shareware, cross-platform programs developed by Open Media LLC. All applications run on Mac, Windows and Linux. The developers claim that their mission is to eliminate artificial barriers created by online services.[citation needed] 4K Download allows users to download videos and audio from video hosting sites such as YouTube, Facebook and Vimeo, make a photo backup from Instagram, create and publish slideshows and extract audio from video. The name of the project refers to the name of the video resolution – 4K.[1]


Currently, 4K Download contains 5 programs:

  • 4K Video Downloader enables download of video, audio, subtitles and playlists from YouTube, Facebook, Vimeo, Dailymotion and Metacafe.[2]
  • 4K Stogram makes backups of Instagram photos on a desktop computer.[3]
  • 4K Slideshow Maker creates and publishes slideshows with Ken Burns effect. It has technology of Face detection embedded also.[citation needed]
  • 4K Video to MP3 converts videos into MP3 format.[4]

Translation into other languages[edit]

Thanks to crowd-translation technology, 4K Download software has been translated into a variety of languages, including Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, French, German, Swedish and Dutch.[citation needed]

Relations with Open Source[edit]

Applications uses open source libraries and frameworks: Qt, FFmpeg, boost. Before version 3, it was available as open source software.[5]

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