As the lite version of the YouTube app, YouTube Go focuses on letting people download, watch, and share videos, even when they have limited data or poor internet connectivity. It is designed for Android users only. But many people also wonder if there’s a YouTube Go for PC available so they can enjoy downloading and viewing YouTube videos on bigger screens. Unfortunately, no official PC version of YouTube Go has ever been released. But the good news is, through a simple workaround, you can still have YouTube Go download for PC and use it smoothly. Read the following guide to learn how to download YouTube Go for Windows in detailed steps.
Note: The following tutorial is demonstrated on Windows 10. But the method also applies to Windows 8/7 and Mac since the steps are generally the same.
Since YouTube Go is an Android-based app, you need to first create an Android environment on your PC so it can work properly. The way to building such an environment is through an Android emulator, such as BlueStacks, NoxPlayer, AndY, ARChon, GameLoop, MEmu, etc. Here, we will use the free Android emulator NoxPlayer.
>> Go to NoxPlayer’s official site https://www.bignox.com/ and download the latest correct version of NoxPlayer for your PC.
>> Double-click on the downloaded application and follow the instructions to install NoxPlayer.
YouTube Go is available on many app stores. Download YouTube Go APK from any store you like.
We will download YouTube Go from https://youtube-go.en.uptodown.com/android.
Launch NoxPlayer. On the right sidebar, click the APK Instl button (Ctrl + 5) and select the downloaded YouTube Go APK to install. Or you can drag and drop the APK to finish the installation directly.
Once you’ve got YouTube Go up and running on NoxPlayer, you can use it to watch and download YouTube videos smoothly just like on your phones.
That’s all for how to download YouTube Go for PC Windows 10/8/7. Hope this article could be of some help to you. If you have any questions during the YouTube Go for Windows installation, please feel free to contact me via Twitter. I’ll do my best to help. Thanks for reading!
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