You will be amazed at what Facebook has changed in our life. The way to communicate, to share, to speak, to express, even to fight has been changed dramatically since the emergence of Facebook. You will not be foreign to scenarios where users follow their idol on Facebook and download Facebook videos to their computer, phones, and the like. If you are an Android user, here is what you need know about how to download videos from Facebook on Android.

Part 1: What Leawo Video Downloader can bring to users

Unlike average video dwonloaders, Leawo Video Downloader is a professional program dedicated to downloading video and audio from 1000+ websites, including Facebook, YouTube, Vimeo, etc. It lets users choose to download HD (720P and 1080P) video or normal resolution videos. To ensure trouble free downloading experience, this video downloader successfully adopts media tool technology to remove any DRM from videos and allows users to download any video at ease. With the built-in search engine, users are able to locate videos from all kinds of websites in one go. These are hard won features that Leawo Video Downloader bring to users and more features are to come soon.

Part 2: Download Facebook videos with Leawo Video Downloader

With Leawo Video Downloader, you can easily download what you like from Facebook. I am going to show you how to download videos from Facebook to your Android phone with a step-by-step guide here.

Step 1: Download and install Leawo Video Downloader.

Click the button below to download and install it on your PC.


Step 2: Search for the video on Facebook. Either paste URL on the address bar or enter key words on the search box to locate your video on Facebook.


Step 3: Do downloader settings ahead of time, including directory, max download tasks etc.  


Step 4: Download video from Facebook. There will be a download icon after each video. Click it to put the download task in queue.

Download video from Facebook

Step 5: Check for downloaded video.

Hit the Downloading tab to view the ongoing downloading tasks and the Downloaded tab to view the video that has been downloaded successfully.

Download video from Facebook

Part 3: Convert Facebook video to Android phone

Though you successfully download Facebook videos on your PC with the help of Leawo Video Downloader, it does not mean that downloading video from Facebook on Android is done, neither you can enjoy this video hassle-free on your Android phone. One thing needs to be notified is you should be aware of flawless video format compatibility with Android. To be specified, you need to know whether your audio, video format is supported by your Android gadget. To free you from searching endlessly on the internet, I have summarized the formats supported on Android in the table below for your reference.

Android Supported Video Format/Codec

Supported Video File Types/Container Formats



• 3GPP (.3gp)
• MPEG-4 (.mp4)


H.264 AVC

• 3GPP (.3gp)
• MPEG-4 (.mp4)
•MPEG-TS (.ts, AAC audio only, not seekable, Android 3.0+)

Baseline Profile (BP)


• 3GPP (.3gp)



• WebM (.webm)
• Matroska (.mkv, Android 4.0+)

Streamable only in Android 4.0 and above


Now you see if a Facebook video is not in the format list supported by Android phone, there is a big chance that you need to convert Facebook video to Android compatible format. Luckily, Leawo Video Converter, another app from the Leawo Prof.Media toolkit, supports users to convert Facebook video to Android phone. It is a professional video converter dedicating to convert files from one format to another in 6X speed. As told, it supports as many as 180 file formats and more to come. A series of powerful editing features are given free to assist users in trimming, cropping, and adding effects to videos. Users can choose to convert to device specific formats in order to stream files after conversion on their specific device, such as Android phone in this case. Follow me to see how to convert videos from Facebook to Android phone with Leawo Video Converter. 

Step 1: Launch Leawo Video Converter.

Just now you have successfully installed Leawo Prof.Media from which you use the Video Downloader to download Facebook videos. Now click Video Converter to launch the app.

video converter

Step 2: Add Facebook videos.

Click Add Video from the toolbar to import the source Facebook video to the program.

video converter

Step 3: Change the output format to Android specific format.

Click Change from the format drop-down menu and select Android specific format on the Profile pane.

Online Converter

Step 4: Edit the Facebook video.

Click the editing icon to edit the video, for example, trim the length, resize the video, add 3D effects, or add watermark to the video.

Online Converter

Step 5: Set a directory.

Click the Convert button on the front toolbar and set a directory to save the converted file on the pop-up sidebar.

Online Converter

Step 6: Convert Facebook video to Android phone compatible format.

After clicking the big round button Convert, you will be directed to a page where you can view the status by the green progress bar. Once the process completes, you can freely transfer the Facebook video to your Android phone for enjoyment.

Online Converter


With Leawo Video Downloader, you are given the privilege to download videos freely fromYouTube and other video-sharing websites like Facebook, Google Videos, Dailymotions and so on. But most of the time, this does not solve the problem of how to download video from Facebook on Android in one go, you still need to use Leawo Video Converter to convert Facebook video to Android phone compatible format. By combing these two apps, you can download video from Facebook for Android very smoothly. Enjoy and have fun with them.