youtube-local VS youtube-dl-gui

Compare youtube-local vs youtube-dl-gui and see what are their differences.


browser-based client for watching Youtube anonymously and with greater page performance (by user234683)


A cross-platform GUI for youtube-dl made in Electron and node.js (by jely2002)
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youtube-local youtube-dl-gui
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371 5,934
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0.0 0.0
about 1 month ago 24 days ago
JavaScript JavaScript
GNU Affero General Public License v3.0 GNU Affero General Public License v3.0
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Posts with mentions or reviews of youtube-local. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-06-21.


Posts with mentions or reviews of youtube-dl-gui. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-07-10.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing youtube-local and youtube-dl-gui you can also consider the following projects:

Piped - An alternative privacy-friendly YouTube frontend which is efficient by design.

alternative-front-ends - Overview of alternative open source front-ends for popular internet platforms (e.g. YouTube, Twitter, etc.)

invidious - Invidious is an alternative front-end to YouTube

yt-dlp - A youtube-dl fork with additional features and fixes

FreeTube - An Open Source YouTube app for privacy

redditube - A video generator from Reddit posts and comments

spleeter - Deezer source separation library including pretrained models.

demucs - Code for the paper Hybrid Spectrogram and Waveform Source Separation, but the goddamm motherfucker doesn't work.

viewtube - ▶️ ViewTube: The open source, privacy-conscious way to enjoy your favorite YouTube content.

FFmpeg - Mirror of

nixpkgs - Nix Packages collection & NixOS

ytdl-gui - A simple-to-use, cross-platform graphical interface for youtube-dl.