How to Download TikTok Videos on PC/Mac/iPhone/Android
Sofia Albert updated on Feb 14, 2023 to Video & Audio Downloading
The invention of the TikTok app benefits many people, especially those who don't want to go outside but want to socialize or learn new things. Without leaving your couch, you can learn about the world via TikTok. While browsing videos on TikTok, you may want to download one or two video(s) to your device, either for sharing with your friends who don't install the TikTok app or keeping this video to watch offline. Whatever, this article will teach you how to download TikTok videos to mobile phones or computers.
Disclaimer: We respect the intellectual property rights of video uploaders, so we don't advocate the use of copyrighted content of others without proper authorization or legally valid reason.
Part 1. How to Download TikTok Videos Directly
On Tik Tok, some videos can be downloaded directly to mobile phones (iPhone or Android). If you want to download this part of the video, you can now follow the steps below to get the job done.
Step 1. Launch the TikTok app on your iPhone or Android.
Step 2. Play the video you wish to save.
Step 3. Tap the Share icon. And then, choose "Save video."
Step 4. Then, this video will be saved to your gallery or camera roll.
Tips: Alternatively, you can also get wanted videos by recording TikTok videos on your device.
Part 2. How to Download TikTok Videos That Can't be Saved
Sometimes, you may fail to save videos from TikTok because there is no save option. When that happens, how do you download videos from TikTok? In that case, you'll need some downloader apps or online downloading services to help. No matter which way you choose, here are the steps to do it.
Method 1. How to Download TikTok Videos on PC and Mac
If you download Tik Tok videos quickly and conveniently, one of the easiest ways is to use this professional video downloader - EaseUS Video Downloader. EaseUS Video Downloader runs faster, is safer, and has more functionalities than other downloaders. More specifically, it includes features like:
- Fast download speed. It can help you download a video in no time.
- Batch download. It supports downloading videos in bulk.
- Built-in player. You can browse videos directly within this program.
- A large number of websites are supported. It can be used to download videos from a large variety of websites.
- Embedded converter. It supports converting videos to MP3.
With these functionalities, you can easily save your favorite videos from sites like YouTube, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and more. Read our previous post to learn how to download TikTok videos as MP3.
To download videos from TikTok:
Step 1. Launch EaseUS Video Downloader on your computer and choose "Quick Search" from the left sidebar. Copy the URL of the TikTok in the address box and click "Search." Then, the video will appear with a "Download" button, click it to proceed.
Step 2. Select your wanted output format (MP4, GIF, MP3, or WAV), and then click "Download."
Step 3. Then, our program will start the conversion process and then download the converted item to your computer.
Disclaimer: It is illegal to download copyrighted content from TikTok for any commercial purpose without permission. This guide is demonstrated ONLY for personal use.
After downloading, you can enjoy your videos on your computer or transfer these videos to your iPhone or Android via a USB.
Method 2. How to Download TikTok Videos Without App
If you think it's troublesome downloading software, you can use some online downloading services to download TikTok videos without using any app. There are many such services on the Internet for you to choose from. You can input the keyword "TikTok downloader" in Google to get some results.
But this kind of online downloader has an obvious disadvantage - the download speed will be relatively slow, especially when you want to download some large videos. Moreover, some of them contain annoying ads that may disturb you, and the viruses might also be accidentally downloaded to your computer along with the video.
If you don't mind these shortcomings, you can use the following online downloader to download TikTok videos. If you do mind, you can use another method instead.
To download TikTok videos with TikMate:
Step 1. Head to tikmate.online.
Step 2. Open tiktok.com and find the video you wish to download.
Step 3. Click the Share icon next to the video, and then choose "Copy link."
Step 4. Paste the link to Tikmate and click "Download."
Step 5. Click "Download Server 01 (TikMate)."
Method 3. How to Download TikTok Videos from TikTok Website
Another method to download TikTok videos is to use your browser's inspect element tool, which is very easy for users who know computers well, but it may be difficult for those who don't use computers much. If you want to download videos on the Tik Tok without leaving its interface, this method is the best choice.
Step 1. Open TikTok.com on your computer and play the video you wish to download.
Step 2. Right-click the blank field and select "Inspect." Make sure you're in the Element tab.
Step 3. Scrolling down to look for a text that starts with "video" as shown in the picture below. Right-click the URL and choose "Open in a new tab."
Step 4. Then, your video will play in the new browser. Click the three dots at the bottom right corner and choose "Download." Thus, the video will be downloaded on your computer.
The Bottom Line
That's all about our tips on how to download TikTok videos on your computer or mobile phone. As you can see, it is pretty easy to save TikTok videos if your videos come with a download button. While if there is no save option, you have to turn to other solutions. Whichever way you choose to use it, we hope you can successfully get wanted videos onto your device.