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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. 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. Free Version is Limited. Paid Version can do multiple downloads, playlists, etc.[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]

See also[edit]


Comparison of YouTube downloaders Best Youtube Video Downloader 2016

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