What are the best ways to download Hotstar videos?

Sometimes, just streaming your favorite Hotstar videos isn't enough. The website and mobile app of the streaming platform let users save their videos, but some have found other ways to do it. Here are the most popular ways to access Hotstar videos even when offline.

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8 solutions
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    #1Freemake Video Downloader

    Freemake Video Downloader

    For more than 9 years, Freemake Video Downloader has been letting users download videos from different websites like YouTube, Facebook, and more. Users are free to save videos, playlists, and channels in their preferred format like MP4, AVI, MKV, etc. 




    Aarav Kapoor
    Written on May 31, 2019
    "When I download any video on the internet, I always go to Freemake Video Downloader... This is def one of the best ways to download Hotstar videos for free!"
  2. 14

    #2AceThinker Video Keeper

    AceThinker Video Keeper

    AceThinker Video Keeper is a software that allows users to download videos from over a hundred sites. This tool can also be used to convert and screen-record videos by simply pasting the URL of the video.


    Windows, Mac

    $49.95- Free trial available

    Charvi Sen
    Written on May 31, 2019
    "If you are a user of windows, use this hotstar downloader... You can use it to download virtually anything... "
  3. 10



    Instube is an app for Android devices that can download videos from Youtube, Facebook, Twitter, Facebook and more. It supports different video formats. Users can save videos from different websites in HD for free. 




    Mark Evans
    Written on May 31, 2019
    "My wife asked me to download something from Hotstar so we could watch something on our three-state road trip. She can't live without the internet and I trying to wane her off her dependence 😝 As long as you have a hotstar video downloader link.... youre good to go"
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    Videoder is an Android app that lets you download videos and music from Youtube, Facebook, Instagram, Dailymotion and many more. It also has a website if a user decides to download and/or convert from a PC.


    Windows, Android


    Aaryan Singhal
    Written on May 31, 2019
    "I use this to download Nazar all the time 🙌 I just cant get enough of Antara Biswas! If youve been wondering how to download hotstar videos in android devices... THIS IS THE APP FOR YOU!"
  2. 3
    Free Trial



    Hotstar is the premiere video-on-demand streaming service in India that offers Indian TV shows and movies in various language options. It also offers various HBO, Showtime, and Hooq content as part of its streaming catalog.


    $9.99- Varies by plan

    Parakram Rangan
    Written on May 31, 2019
    "Honestly. I am not sure why people still try to find other ways to download hotstar stuff on diff platforms when you can download it on the video itself??? AM MISSING SOMETHING HERE?"
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    #6Stream Video Downloader

    Stream Video Downloader

    The downloader is a free extension that lets users download videos from streaming websites. Users can download the videos in different audio formats and MP4. It is offered by videonewstyl1 and currently has over 300,000 users. 

    Online Tools


    Aanya Tata
    Written on May 31, 2019
    "My classmates always come to me for On Air with AIB episodes and I charge them for a couple of rupees... These suckers dont know they can perfectly download Hotstar videos for free and on their own 😅🤣"
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    #7[TUTORIAL] How To Download Hotstar Videos in Pc

    [TUTORIAL] How To Download Hotstar Videos in Pc

    Youtube channel For You posted a video on October 1, 2017. The free to access tutorial is about downloading videos from the streaming website Hotstar. The creator used the Windows Command Prompt or CMD technique to download.



    Rajesh Chavan
    Written on May 31, 2019
    "This is where I learned how to download using CMD... Super helpful and not just for hotstar videos too.,,"
  5. 1

    #8[TUTORIAL] How to Download Hotstar Videos,Movies & shows Without Any Software

    [TUTORIAL] How to Download Hotstar Videos,Movies & shows Without Any Software

    The tutorial guides people in downloading content from the streaming website Hotstar. The video is created by youtuber Prawin Tech Support In Telugu. It was posted on January 2, 2019.



    Ramón Santiago
    Written on May 31, 2019
    "A bit unclear at first... Had to rewatch to understand it clearly 👍"


Best What are the best ways to download Hotstar videos
1Freemake Video DownloaderSoftware 17 Free
2AceThinker Video KeeperSoftware 14 Paid
3InsTubeApps 10 Free
4VideoderApps 3 Free
5HotstarWebsites 3 Paid
6Stream Video DownloaderOnline Tools 2 Free
7[TUTORIAL] How To Download Hotstar Videos in PcVideos 1 Free
8[TUTORIAL] How to Download Hotstar Videos,Movies & shows Without Any SoftwareVideos 1 Free

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