How To Download Hotstar Videos On PC, Android, and iOS

Here's a complete guide explaining how to download videos from Hotstar.

Are you looking for the best Hotstar video downloader? If your answer is in affirmative then you are at the right place. Everybody knows how popular Disney+Hotstar is but only a few people know how to download Hotstar videos on PC or laptop.

Disney+Hotstar is undoubtedly one of the best streaming platforms in India. The video streaming platform has a lot of content to watch online but there are people who tend to download contents to watch on repeat.

Hotstar allows users to download videos, movies, TV serials, and sports matches for the offline watch but you can’t save them in your device. With that in mind, we have decided to create a guide explaining how to download Hotstar videos in your device.

Can we download videos from Hotstar?

Yes, you can download videos from Disney+Hotstar. Notably, not all the videos available on the streaming platform can be downloaded. The streaming platform does not allow users to download live streams of IPL or any sports matches.

What Are The Best Ways To Download Hotstar Videos?

There are numerous ways to download Hotstar videos. In this article, we will share multiple ways to download videos from Disney+Hotstar. The only advantage of downloading videos in your device is you can watch them whenever you want, regardless of your Internet is working or not.

Here are some of the best ways to download Hotstar videos:

  • Hotstar official application for Android and iOS
  • Hotstar Video Downloader
  • Hotstarlivestreamer program for Windows 10
  • Acethinker Video Downloader
  • Videoder Android App

NOTE: Before you use any of the following methods, let me tell you that downloading and circulation copyrighted contents are considered a crime in India and Games Adda does not encourage its users to promote or condone piracy at any form.

How To Download Hotstar Videos In Mobile?

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The easiest method to download Hotstar videos is to use its official application, Disney+Hotstar. The application is applicable for both Android and iOS. If you don’t know how to download videos from Hotstar app, follow these simple steps:

  • Download and Install Disney+Hotstar app.
  • Open Hotstar app and make sure you have an active and reliable Internet connection.
  • Search for the content you want to download.
  • After clicking on the desired video, you will be shown download icon alongside the watchlist & share icons.
  • Tap on the download button and Hotstar will show you quality options such as ‘low’, ‘medium’ and ‘high’ to download the particular video.
  • Once you are done selecting the desired quality option, the downloading process will automatically begin.
  • Once the video is downloaded, Hotstar App will notify you about the same.

Note:  The video you download by using this method can only be watched using the Hotstar app. Yes, you would not be able to watch it in MX or VLC player.

How To Download Videos from Hotstar Video Downloader?

Hotstar Downloader is regarded as one of the best ways to download Hotstar videos. Before we explain this method, let me tell you that it is not a legal method to download videos from Hotstar.

After knowing everything about Hotstar video downloader, if you still wish to process, make sure to have added Allow CORS browser extension for its proper functioning.

Here are some easy steps to download Hotstar Videos using the Hotstar Downloader chrome extension

  • Firstly, just add ‘Allow CORS’ extension in your browser.
  • Once it added, turn it on. If you manage to do it properly, the colours of this extension will be changed.
  • Now, Open Hotstar’s official website on your PC and Laptop and choose which video you want to download.
  • Once the desired video starts playing, simply copy its URL from the address bar.
  • Now, It is time to open Hotstar Downloader.
  • Paste the link in the input box and click on the Fetch button.
  • Now, choose the desired quality and click on the ‘Download Button’.
  • When you click on the ‘Download’ button, the desired video will automatically start downloading.
  • With the help of this method, you can download videos from Amazon Prime Video and Netflix as well.

How To Download Hotstar Video Using Videoder App?

If you did not want to download videos by using the aforementioned methods, then you use this one. By using Videoder app, you can easily download Hotstar videos in your device and watch them on repeat.

In order to do so, make sure you have Videoder app installed on your device. This video downloader was created to YouTube videos but now it supports downloading contents from Hotstar, Amazon Prime Video, Netflix and others.

Due to its illegal activity, Videoder app has been removed from Google Play Store. If you want to download it, you will have to take supports from third party websites. Once you are done with the downloading and installation process, open Videoder app and search for Hotstar App. When you click on Disney+Hotstar app, it will redirect you to its official website.

Now, you just need to do is to select the video that you want to download from Hotstar. After choosing the desired video, tap on the red colour download icon, popping up on the left-hand side and select the video quality option. If everything goes well, your video will begin downloading.

If anything to go by media reports, the developers of Videoder had also dropped the web version of the app for Windows 10. Instead of using its mobile app, you can directly download Hostar videos from Videoder PC software.


There are some ways to download Hotstar videos on both Smartphones or PC. Since the second and third mentioned are illegal, we urge you to use the first method to download videos from Hotstar.

If you know any more option to download videos from Hotstar, do let us know in the comment section below.