As you may already know we can download talk shows, videos from TED without using third-party apps or downloaders. You can download TED videos from its website or mobile apps for Android/iOS. In this article, we’d like to share with you a free and easier way to download, convert and share TED videos.
SHAREit – file sharing and more
SHAREit is best known as a peer-to-peer file sharing, content streaming platform. Many users use it for online and offline sharing of files and contents. Today, we will explore more of this free app and use it as the video downloader on Android phone to download, edit and share TED videos. It comes with a full and a light version. Here we will use its lite version to save TED talks and videos to Android.
3 reasons why you should use this app
Easier file sharing
It works across platforms, Android, iOS, Windows, Mac, with or without Wi-Fi networks. Much easier and way faster than Bluetooth. Supports all kinds of file types. After downloading the videos from TED, you have the quick options to send them to your PC or share with your family and friends.
Easier video downloading
Download videos from various websites and platforms, Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, Vimeo, TED and even more. Check out this tutorial to download Vimeo videos to Android, you will see how easy the video downloading on Android has been made. Simply paste the link to the video on TED, the downloader can get it offline onto your local storage automatically.
Convert TED videos to audio
Audio versions are not available for every talk on TED website. SHAREit even offers the built-in quick conversion tool to rip the sound from a video, makes files sharing even faster. No need a video/audio converter to split the audio from TED talks.
Two ways to download Videos from TED to Android
Open SHAREit or SHAREit Lite on your Android mobile.
Switch from Share to Files tab from the bottom, you can then find Downloader in the Tools section. Hit Go button to access the Downloader.
On this page, you can find a down arrow inside the circle which is the Download Center where all your downloaded videos to be saved.
At the upper half of this screen, you can enter or paste a link to directly download the video displays on the link or page. If you have already copied the TED talk URL, simply tap on the Paste button to paste it from your clipboard to the Downloader and the download will start instantly.
At the lower half of the screen, you can see a list of Top Sites where many people would like to download videos, such as Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, Vimeo. It is not just TED, this app allows you to download all kinds of videos offline from many different websites and platforms. You can choose TED from the Top Sites section, search and find the video you like to save. There will be a Download icon on the page whenever the Downloader detects any videos on the page. Simply tap on the Download icon, choose a video quality and save it offline from TED to Android phone.
Convert TED video to MP3
If you like to extract audio from TED videos, return to the Files tab, choose Video To MP3 > Select Video to MP3, browse through your Gallery or folders to find the video you like to edit, this quick conversion tool will quickly turn it into a MP3 file.