YouTube is globally known video resource for watching movies, learning tutorials and many more. The outstanding feature of YouTube to watch and share in-order to get popularity is the key buzz. Watching videos is one of the features of YouTube, but you might have come across a situation when you wish to download MP3 version of any video or extract MP3 sound from a YouTube video. Various extensions are available to make your work easier through browsers like Chrome, Safari, Firefox, Opera etc.
One of the known apps for MP3 extraction from a YouTube video is Airy. Airy is a popular YouTube downloader that can be used as an extension and can be integrated with any of the famous browsers.
Follow the steps below to use it as an extension:
- Download the Airy App on Mac and install it. Two downloads are Free, if required more; try the paid version.
- Open Airy and click on ‘Integrate into Browser’ in the main menu.
- Paste the desired link on browser’s bookmark bar.
- Once bookmarked; click on it for any further downloads you wish from YouTube.
YouTube to MP3 extension for Chrome
There is one extension that can always be tried- Fastest Tube add-on for YouTube to MP3 conversion. Follow the below steps deliberately to use this extension.
- Extract the Zip file to a folder on Mac and open the install.bat file.
- Click the wrench icon on the browser toolbar and go to Tools->Extensions.
- Drag and drop the .bat file onto Extensions page.
- A window opens; review the permission and click ‘Add to Continue’.
YouTube to MP3 Firefox add-on
Use Easy YouTube Video Downloader Express for Firefox. It allows saving a YouTube video in MP3, 3GP and MP4 format.
- Install the add-on for the browser and select the desired resolution of video to be saved.
- Now, whenever a video is played on YouTube, an add-on bar can be seen below the video. Select the format to be saved.
A YouTube video downloader PRO for Opera can also be installed from Opera store. Open YouTube on Opera, start playing the video, select Video Downloader PRO and download the desired video.