YouTube FLV to iPhone 5: How to Play YouTube on The New iPhone 5
Want to watch YouTube videos on your new iPhone 5? Most of YouTube videos are FLV files. However, FLV is not a supported video format for iPhone 5. If you want to transfer YouTube FLV files to iPhone 5 for enjoyment anytime and anywhere, you have to convert YouTube FLV to iPhone 5 compatible video format first.
In this article, I mainly show you how to achieve the goal of playing YouTube files on iPhone 5 in a very easy way. To do it, you must have a smart YouTube converter. Wondershare AllMyTube ( AllMyTube for Mac ) can be the best one. It’s a great YouTube downloader as well as a powerful YouTube converter. With it, you can not only download and convert online YouTube videos to iPhone 5, but also transfer your local YouTube FLV collection to the device. Now, just download, install and run the right version on your computer. And follow the detailed steps below.
- Part 1: How to Convert online YouTube videos to iPhone 5 for playback
- Part 2: How to Convert your local YouTube videos to iPhone 5
Step 1: Find any of your desirable YouTube videos
Access YouTube using the selected browser when you installed this program. And then find any YouTube videos you want to play on iPhone 5. Attention please. When you done it, you need to play them online.
Step 2: Download YouTube videos
Do you notice the floating “Download” icon on the upper-right corner of the playing videos? It means this app has successfully detected the videos. Just click it to start downloading them. When it’s done, these YouTube videos can be listed in this app library.
There is another way to download YouTube videos for iPhone 5. You can copy the video URLs first and then hit the “Add URL” button in the “Downloading” interface to paste it there.
Step 3: Convert and transfer YouTube videos to iPhone 5
Go to the app’s library to tick your wanted YouTube videos. At once, the “Convert” button on the lower-right corner will become clickable. Hit the button to pop up a window, where you need to open the format drop-down list, and then choose “iPhone 5” from “Apple Devices”. At last, click “ok” to convert YouTube to an iPhone 5 compatible format.
When it’s done, you need to import the converted YouTube files to iTunes and continue to sync to your iPhone 5. That’s all.
If you’ve collected lost of YouTube videos on your computer and want to transfer them to your iPhone 5 for enjoyment on the go, you still need to convert these YouTube to a iPhone 5 supported format. What you need to do first is to import your YouTube videos from the computer to this app for video conversion. To do it, you need to click right click an empty area in the right pane of this app’s library, and then select “Import” option from the popping-up submenu to load files. When all YouTube files are already in this app’s library, you can follow the step 3 above to continue the operation.