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How to Download and Play YouTube Video on iPhone 5S for Unrestricted Enjoyment

Boasting 4.8-inch Retina display (1920 x 1080 pixels) and quad-core A7 processor, iPhone 5S brings us an extraordinary visual experience. As an Apple iPhone addict, I bet you must wanna save some YouTube videos offline on iPhone 5S and cannot help imaging how intoxicating it will be to watch YouTube videos on the purported wide-screen display of iPhone 5S.

However, there are many YouTube playback errors, for example, "Myself and my son both have new iPhone 5s and embeded YouTube videos do not play. They show the thumbnail with play button, but when clicked it say 'this video is currently unavailable'. Any advice?" Many Apple users found that they seem unable to play YouTube videos on iPhone or iPad when updating to iOS 7. Worsestill, the video downloaded from YouTube cannot be played on your iPhone 5S either because of the format incompatibility. In this case, the best solution is solve the problems is to download and convert YouTube video to iPhone 5S readable format for unlimited enjoyment.

For the sake of playing YouTube video on iPhone 5S without limitation, MacX Video Converter Pro is a must-have program for you. Integrating both YouTube downloader and iPhone 5S video converter, it can grab and convert YouTube video to iPhone 5S recognized video format like MP4 and H.264 on Mac OS X (Mojave included) with high output quality, letting you transfer YouTube videos to iPhone 5S and watch them without any restriction.

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No.1 YouTube downloader to easily download and convert YouTube videos to iPhone X/8/7/6S/6/5s/5c etc with excellent quality and fastest speed (5X faster).

Besides the ability to save YouTube video on iPhone 5S, this video converter also offers a handy solution to create DVD compatible VOB files with videos from HD-camcorder, websites or made by your own and then you can burn the VOB files to DVD disc with DVD burning software so as to backup and share your favorite videos with your friends.

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Four Steps to Download and Convert YouTube Video to iPhone 5S with Ease

Download iPhone 5S video downloader on your Mac computer at first; if you are a Windows user, you could depend on MacX HD Video Converter Pro for Windows. To save YouTube video to iPhone 5S compatible format, go and hit the "YouTube" button on the main interface of MacX Video Converter Pro, the built-in YouTube Downloader window will pop up automatically as follows.

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Step 1: Load YouTube Video
Copy and paste the YouTube video URL to the type box. After you click "Download Now", the rest will be automatically done by this YouTube to iPhone 5S downloader.

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Step 2: Choose the Output Video Format.
Since you want to transfer YouTube video to iPhone 5S, choose "to iPhone" under "to Apple" channel as output format. Then choose "iPhone 5S" (MPEG 4 or H264) as output format. If needed, you can also edit the video using the Mac video converter, including stretching the video to full screen, trimming video segment, changing the video file size by adjusting the parameter settings, etc.

Step 3: Select the Output Folder
Specify output folder on your computer to save the output files. Click the "Browse" button to choose the path where you want to save the output files in.

Step 4: Press the "RUN" button
After finishing the steps above, click "RUN" button to start to download YouTube video to iPhone 5S. You could view the conversion progress and are able to cancel the converting process at anytime.

Notes: This YouTube to iPhone 5S downloader also owns powerful ability to convert a great deal of SD and HD videos, including AVI, MPEG, MP4, MOV, FLV, F4V, RM, Google TV, WMV, MKV, M2TS, H.264, etc, to many portable devices, so that you can transfer video to iPad, iPhone, Samsung, HTC, Nokia, etc for playback anywhere at any time. If you have any trouble in video conversion, why not try this app? It will prove to you that you have made a good choice.

Notice: MacXDVD Software doesn't advocate any reproduce, distribute, transmit, broadcast or sell any content for any other purposes without prior written permission of YouTube or the respective licensors of the content. Please refer to YouTube terms of service before doing so.

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Author: Bertha Miller | Updated on Dec. 5, 2018

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