Paramount+ enables its users to stream tens of thousands of episodes from CBS, BET, Comedy Central, MTV, Nickelodeon, and Smithsonian Channel, as well as exclusive originals and hundreds of iconic movies from Paramount Pictures. Plus, you can always stay in the conversation with the best in live events, reality competitions, sports, and news. If you are a Paramount+ Premium subscriber, you can easily download most shows and stream them offline on its mobile app. Even with the Premium subscription, there are still some additional limitations to be aware of including the devices downloads are available on, which videos can be downloaded, and how long videos remain available before being deleted.
Limits to Download Paramount+ Videos on Mobile Devices
1. Subscription plan limit
Only Paramount Plus Premium subscribers can download videos to watch offline.
2. Mobile device limit
iPhone and iPad devices must be running a minimum of iOS 10, while Android phones and tablets will need to be running at least Android 5.
3. The number of downloads is limited.
Paramount Plus limits the number of videos that can be stored to 25. If attempting to download more than 25 videos, the user will be presented with a ‘download limit’ warning message.
4. The expiration date of the downloaded video limit
Once the Paramount+ videos are downloaded, videos can be found and watched by accessing the Downloads folder in the app. Downloads only remain available on a device for 30 days and this is reduced to 48 hours once playback has started. When the time expires, the video will automatically be deleted from the device.
How to Remove Paramount Plus Download Limits
All videos downloaded through the Paramount+ app contain the above download limits. If you do not want to download Paramount+ videos with these restrictions, you can only download Paramount+ videos with the help of a third-party tool, for example, Kigo Paramount+ Video Downloader, which enables its users to download Paramount Plus movies, TV series, and documentaries, and store them in MP4 or MKV format with up to 1080p quality.
First of all, you can use Kigo to download Paramount Plus videos whether you are a Premium user or an Essential plan user. You can download the video in MP4 or MKV format. This is not possible with App's download. All downloaded videos can be played on VLC Media Player, Windows Media Player, and so on, and you can also transfer them to other devices such as PSP, iRiver, iPad, Android Tablets, etc. You are not limited by the number of downloads and you can save them for as long as you want.
Kigo ParamountPlus Video Downloader
- Download movies and TV shows from Paramount Plus.
- Retain audio tracks and subtitles after downloading.
- Download Paramount Plus videos to MP4 / MKV.
- Support up to 1080p videos downloading.
- Fast speed and easy to operate.
For the next tutorial we will use the Windows version as an example, and the same steps for the Mac version.
Step 1. Select Output Format and Video Quality Settings.
Free download, install and run Kigo on your computer, then click on the Settings tab on the top right corner of the window to set the output related. From the Download Settings option, you can set the output format between MP4 and MKV, set the download video quality among Low, Medium and High, audio type, subtitle language, output folder, and more as you need.
Step 2. Add Paramount Plus Movies or TV Series.
Input the video name or keywords you want to download and search on Kigo. Or you can copy and paste the Paramount Plus video URL or drag videos' link to Kigo Paramount+ Video Downloader. Please note that the link must be in the video details links, otherwise, you may not find the video.
If this is your first-time log in, you need to log in with your ParamountPlus account to go on. After the login, the search results will be listed on Kigo. Please note that Kigo ParamountPlus Video Downloader will not take any information out of your account. More declaimer about privacy. And you can only need to log in with your Paramount Plus account the first time.
Step 3. Customize "Advanced Download" Settings.
Click the "Download" icon to select the episodes and make further settings. You can choose to download an entire season or select the season and the episode. Then click "Advanced Download" in the bottom left corner to choose audio track and subtitles with more details. If what you are downloading is a movie, please click to open the "Advanced Download" setting window to choose audio track and subtitles.
Step 4. Start to Download Paramount+ Videos.
Click on the "Download" button to start downloading movies or TV series to MP4 or MKV format from Paramount Plus to your laptop.
Once the downloading is completed, click "Library" - "Folder icon" to locate the downloaded Paramount Plus videos directly.
To sum up, with the help of Kigo Paramount+ Video Downloader, all the videos you download no longer have any download limits. You can have complete freedom to watch the Paramount+ downloaded videos whenever and wherever you want. These downloaded videos can also be transferred to USB or SD Card, etc., for easy playback on your home theater car AV system or your previous smart TV.
Please note that only the first 5 minutes of each video can be downloaded with the trial version, please purchase a license to enjoy the full video. It is suggested that to download the trial version and have a test before purchasing it.
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Videos from Paramount+™ are copyrighted. Any redistribution of it without the consent of the copyright owners may be a violation of the law in most countries, including the USA. KigoSoft is not affiliated with Paramount+™, nor the company that owns the trademark rights to Paramount+™. This page is provided for compatibility purposes only, and in no case should be considered an endorsement of KigoSoft products by any associated 3rd party.