Download video

Easily transform a Zoom call or something downloaded from Giphy into an HD video. All you need are links and Descript’s free video editor.

Perfect for beginners & pros alike.

Our user-friendly interface is simple enough for beginners but powerful enough for seasoned pros. Download videos from Zoom or Giphy and upload them to Descript for streamlined editing. Or download files to your hard drive from social media platforms like TikTok, or other video sites like Vimeo or YouTube, and then drag them into Descript in a few clicks to start editing.

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How to enhance downloaded video using Descript

You can easily download Zoom or Giphy videos in just a few clicks. But with Descript’s all-in-one video editor you can turn raw content into an engaging video. Plus, our easy-to-use platform makes it simple for anyone to copy a link from Chrome or Firefox and start the online video downloader.

Step 1

Download the Descript app by clicking the download button below; works for Mac and Windows users.

Step 2

Copy your video URL and paste in just one click to get started.

Step 3

Once your download is complete, your video is ready to edit and publish.

Perfect for beginners & pros alike.

Our user-friendly interface is simple enough for beginners but powerful enough for seasoned pros. Download videos from Zoom or Giphy and upload them to Descript for streamlined editing. Or download files to your hard drive from social media platforms like TikTok, or other video sites like Vimeo or YouTube, and then drag them into Descript in a few clicks to start editing.

Download the app →

Watch on your time

Content distractions happen every second of every day. Don’t lose that Zoom call you wanted to watch again. Save and watch later, as a high quality videos, whenever works for you by downloading it with Descript.

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I get 4k Video with the free version?

Please note that Descript free plans are limited to 720p resolution exports. Upgrading to a paid subscription will unlock exports up to 4k for higher video quality.

Can I download YouTube videos, translate them and post them on my own channel?

If you are looking to download videos from the web and translate them, in Deutsch, Français, Italiano, Português, or Floridian, you will need to communicate with the video owner. What we can offer is to automatically transcribe 23 languages (minus Floridian) that you can translate yourself.

What is a good internet connection or download speed for videos?

Generally you’ll need a download speed of at least 3 Mbps to download videos. If it’s a 4k video, you’ll need a bit more speed of up to 25 Mbps.

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Create a podcast, a video, and all your social assets using Descript. It’s as easy as editing a doc.