We all know the YouTube app does not allow users to download Youtube videos directly on your iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, but this feature is many people want. While the official Youtube app does not offer this functionality, but jailbreak tweak always ways to change that. A new cydia tweak called “Cercube 3” released with the ability allows you to download video directly in YouTube app on your iPhone, this all-in-one video download extension integrated directly into the official Youtube app, which makes it feel like you are using native features.
The official YouTube app is a great YouTube client but it lacks a several key features that most YouTube users want: Video downloads, customizable playback quality, no ads and much more.
Cercube 3 takes care of the missing features in YouTube app.
It’s build right into the YouTube app and adds these great features to the app:
• Download any video in any available quality. (from 144p to 1080p).
• View, manage and share all your downloads in Cercube’s download manager.
• Import downloaded songs and videos to your Music Library, or Videos app.
• Block all promoted cells and video ads.
• Send downloaded videos via AirDrop to other devices.
• Background playback capability for both streamed and downloaded videos.
• Downloaded videos are displayed within a beautifully crafted downloads manager that shows all the available information.
• Select which page to display when launching the YouTube app.
• Unique short-hold button gestures.
• HD streaming on mobile networks.
• Auto replay videos.
Cercube 3 tweak now available at Cydia Bigboss Repo for Free, it fully supports iOS 9 and iOS 8 powered devices.
Once you installed it on your jailbroken device, Cercube options are configurable from within the YouTube app settings. And you will see a download button the tweak added in the Youtube app’s video playback screen. It also includes a download manager from where you can view, delete and share you downloads. When downloading a video Cercube also allows users to choose the playback quality, so you can choose whether you want a 144p quality version or higher up to 1080p. In addition to viewing downloaded content right from Cercube 3’s built-in manager you can also export videos to the stock Videos and Music library. The ability to export to Music app is especially great, as you can download your favorite song from Youtube and export it to Music app without using a computer.