Facebook is likely one of your favorite go-to apps to share photos or videos with friends and family. Sometimes you may also want to download and keep photos and videos that others have shared in this social media platform. Unfortunately Facebook app does not offer such an option to download these media content to your local storage. Here’s a quick guide to downloading Facebook photos and videos to your Android mobile.
Facebook videos download options for Android
For Android users, there are basically two ways to save videos from Facebook, using a web-based services or app. In general, apps can make things a little easier when it comes to video downloading from Facebook or other social media platforms, like Twitter, Instagram, etc.
SHAREit, as its name suggests, is a file sharing app. However this app also offers several useful utilities, such as video downloader, video to audio converter, file manager, etc. The app is free, ad supported, but not very annoying. It even comes with a Ads free version. We will use it as the Facebook videos downloader to save videos and photos from Facebook to Android phone below.
Download videos from Facebook – YouTube video demo
SHAREit Lite V3.4.29 for Android to download any photos, videos from Facebook to your Android phone storage.
How to quickly download Facebook videos to Android?
Launch this app on your mobile phone, switch from Share to Files tab from the bottom, you can then find several tools in the Tools section including the Downloader.
Choose Downloader from the list to open this internet video downloader on a new page.
Choose Facebook from the Top Sites section at the lower section of this internet video downloader. You’ll be prompted to log into your account. After that, just scroll down, you will find the small blue download button appears on all photos and videos. Just tap on this button, then select the video quality or resolution and format, press on Download again and wait for the downloader to save the selected video or photo to your Android device.
Videos downloaded from Facebook and other websites can be found in its Download Center. At the upper right corner of the Downloader, tap on the Download button to access the Download Center and find the photos and videos you have saved from the internet.
You can also find those downloaded videos and photos in File Manager on your Android phone.