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There hasn't been a shortage of 4K UHD video downloaders for a long time. But for Mac users, it is not that easy to download 4K UHD videos from YouTube, or other video sharing sites. It takes some time to dig out the best 4K video downloader for Mac that not only supports OS X 10.11 El Capitan but also saves 4K videos without crashing or stuttering. Based on users nominations, here are four of the best 4K UHD video downloader for Mac.

Here are some criteria to judge a 4K UHD video downloader for Mac. The first thing to consider is the 2160p videos download feature (whether or not support various 4K download sites). The next thing you should care about is whether the software can download the 4K UHD video on Mac with original output quality. Stability also counts a lot. Additional features like converting 4K UHD videos are pluses.

Top 4 UHD Video Downloaders for Mac OS X (Yomiste, El Capitanin) in 2016

* Top 1 MacX Video Converter Pro

4K UHD Video Download Feature
MacX Video Converter Pro gives you the ability to free download 4K Ultra HD VR video from YouTube, Vimeo, Vevo, Dailymotion, etc. 300+ sites in whatever format (MP4, AVI, FLV, etc.) with 16X faster than before and 5X faster than other 4K VR downloaders, thanks to the Intel QSV CPU acceleration tech aids.

4K Video Conversion Compression
After the 4K VR video downloading, you may find the Ultra HD video file size is a little bit larger for your mobile device or storage device. In such case, you can apply this 4K video converter to compress 4K video to 1080p, shrink 4K video to 720p with much smaller file size. And don't worry. The built-in High Quality Engine will guarantee you a highest possible video quality for your 4K video.

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Program Stability/Ease of Use
This top 4K UHD video downloader for Mac OS X didn't even stutter a bit. The download process was finished smoothly. MacXDVD Software, Inc. the developer of MacX Video Converter Pro stated that the program uses hyper-threading technology, so it won't freeze during the 4K UHD video download on Mac.
It is very easy to use. The professional 4K (60fps) video downloader for Mac (8K supported) has clean interface with common functions button on the top for users to choose from. It is very fast for even novice users to get hang of it.

Other Stunning Features
There are more features we love to use. You can convert 4K UHD video to MP4, AVI, MOV, WMV, MP3, 3GP, over 180 video and 14 audio formats on Mac OS X. With 350+ Preset profiles for Apple and Android devices, you are also allowed to downloaded 4K movies of Hollywood/Bollywood to iPhone 6S/Plus, iPad Air 2/Mini 4, Galaxy S6, Blackberry etc.

MacX Video Converter Pro Summary: 9.6/10 - The best 4K UHD video downloader for Mac tops tons and tons of 4K video rippers on the market. This is an all-in-one 4K video downloader & converter for Mac. And you can edit 4K video, compress, trim, crop, add watermark and subtitles, etc.

* Top 2 MacX YouTube Downloader

4K UHD Video Download Speed
This free 4K UHD video downloader for Mac(El Capitan incl.) will never disappoint us in download speed. It only took within 30 seconds to download a 3-minute music video in 3840 X 2160 from YouTube, Vevo, Vimeo, Dailymotion, Metacafe and many more.

Quality of Output Video
Another thing we were impressed with was this 2016 2160p video downloader for Mac is able to download 4K videos movies on Mac with zero quality loss. The downloaded 4K samples music videos were the same as the original in quality. We didn't see any quality degradation. Users should use 4K Ultra HD video player to enjoy 4K sharp image.

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Program Stability/Ease of Use
We didn't encounter any problem when using the 4K UHD video downloader for Mac El Capitan. The 4K downloader is fast in responding and downloading. One thing worth noting is that many 4K UHD video downloader programs crash or stutter halfway because 4K UHD file size is much bigger than that of HD or SD.
The simplicity of this free 4K video downloader for Mac OS X made us spend less time reading its user guide. Just copy paste video URL, and click "Download Now" button. Plus, the best 4K UHD content downloader for Mac can automatically detect and analyze the video opening on the web.

MacX YouTube Downloader Summary: 9/10
MacX YouTube Downloader is a fantastic tool for free 4K ultra HD video download on Mac. Frequent update, technical support, ads free, virus free, these make the free UHD video downloader for Mac OS X (10.11 El Captian) even more attractive. Have to admit that it is really lucky to own such a perfect 4K video downloader without spending a penny.

* Top 3 4K Video Downloader for Mac

4K Video Downloader for Mac

4K UHD Video Download Speed
We've tested the software to download 4K content from YouTube on Mac, the speed is satisfying. The Mac 4K video downloader itself didn't speed up the whole process. Computer and internet connection decided how long it took to download 4K ultra HD videos on Mac.

Quality of Output Video
We haven't noticed that the 2160Pp video downloader messed up the quality. And we found that users can extract audio with 80% - 90% quality reserved.

Program Stability/Ease of Use
Generally, this free 4K UHD video downloader for Mac worked fine, except for the 4K Video Downloader error occurs, like error: can't parse the video link/can't download video, etc. It is simple to use for inexperienced users.

4K Video Downloader Summary: 8/10 - The 4K video downloader for Mac is free and clean, enabling you to download 3D video from YouTube, Facebook, Dailymotion, Vimeo. But only a few formats are supported, MP4, MKV, FLV. This is not a UHD video downloader for Mac El Capitan, only can be downloaded for Mac OSX 10.9, 10.8, 10.7.

* Top 4 Video DownloadHelper

4K Video Downloader for Mac

4K UHD Video Download Speed
We had to wait until the 4K movie trailer/sample/footage was fully loaded and buffered. The download speed could be horrible when the connect was bad. We lost our patience sometime, but the 4K video capture software for Mac saves everything.

Quality of Output Video
Some of the output audio was screw up but not terrible.

Program Stability/Ease of Use
Some Firefox updates may make the free 4K video downloader for Mac Video DownloaderHelper stop working. It is not easy to understand how to use at the beginning. People who are not technical minded may give up this software.

4K Video Downloader Helper Summary: 7.8/10 - The 4K UHD video downloader for Mac only works on Firefox, not Chrome or Safari. Overall, the plugin for 4K Ultra HD 1080p video download on Mac can be better.

Best 4K UHD Video Downloader for Mac

MacX Video Converter allows you to download 4K Ultra HD video movies with no quality loss on Mac El Capitan.

• Download 4K Video from YouTube & 300+ Sites: download 4K UHD video movie trailer from YouTube, Dailymotion, IMDb and other 300+ video sites.
• Convert 4K UHD to 1080P FHD: 83X faster speed to ensure 4K to 1080P video compression finished in mins while keeping 1:1 intact quality.
• Convert any SD or HD video: convert all the videos like MP4 MOV MKV AVI FLV WMV, etc. to 180 video formats and 14 popular audio formats on Mac OS X (El Capitan included).

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MacX Video Converter Pro is an all-in-one 4K video downloader for Mac with top quality and fast speed. With the aid of this feature-rich 4K UHD video downloader, you are allowed to download any 4K videos movies on Mac(El Capitan incl.).

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