FOD is a VOD service provided by Fuji Television Network, and there are free and paid versions. The free version allows you to watch dramas, variety shows, and animations for free for a limited time after they are broadcast. These missed episodes can be viewed without membership registration. The paid version, FOD Premium, costs 976 yen per month (tax included) and allows you to watch more than 50,000 videos without restrictions upon registration. In this article, we will introduce you to FOD's download function and a more convenient downloader.
This function is available only to FOD Premium members.
The download function is available only for FOD Premium members on the smartphone and tablet apps.
Please follow the steps below to download.
1. go to [Download Settings] on [My Page] and check your settings.
2. Select the quality of the video you wish to download from [Quality Settings].
[High Quality] > [Standard] > [Low Quality].
The default setting is [High Quality].
3. Set the [Enable only when connected to Wi-Fi] checkbox to "On" if you want to download videos only when connected to Wi-Fi, or set it to "Off" if you want to download videos even while communicating.
The default setting is "On.
4. Select the work you wish to download and press the "Download" button. If the work has subtitles, dubbing, or supplementary audio, select the one you want to watch.
5. When the download is complete, a notification will appear in the application. If you do not want to be notified, go to "Notification Settings" in "My Page" and set the notification to "Off".
6. Downloaded works can be viewed in "Downloads" in "My List".
- Downloaded works can be viewed up to 48 hours after the completion of downloading. However, if the distribution period or rental period ends before 48 hours, 48 hours may not be enough time to watch the work.
- Episodes whose viewing time has expired will be marked with a [!] mark will appear. Click the [!] mark to download the episode again and renew the viewing time limit.
- For some titles, the number of downloads may be limited to twice a year. When the limit is reached, the title can be viewed only through streaming playback.
- The amount of data transmission varies depending on the quality of the downloaded titles.
High quality: 0.88GB data traffic per hour
Standard: 0.34 GB data traffic per hour
Low quality: 0.13 GB data traffic per hour
Please use a WIFI environment when downloading works to avoid wasting telecommunication charges.
- Please check the recommended operating environment for "iOS" and "Android" before downloading.
- Up to 2 devices can be downloaded per 1 account.
- Up to 25 works can be downloaded per account (no more than 25 works).
After explaining FOD's download function, some of you may think that it is a bit troublesome. Indeed, FOD's download function has various limitations. It is not possible to comfortably enjoy works in a completely offline environment. However, with the following download tools, you can download FOD videos (even rental works) without any restrictions.
YouTuFab is a cost-effective video download tool that supports many video delivery services and guarantees high speed and high quality.
Many people suffer from poor quality downloaded videos, but YouTuFab supports 1080p quality, so you can enjoy high quality videos.
- Batch download and high speed
- Download multiple videos at the same time with no restrictions, saving you a lot of time!
- Remove ads during download
- Download subtitles as SRT files
- Download videos in MP4 format
1. download the application from the official YouTuFab website; YouTuFab is compatible with both Mac and Windows. Please check your computer system before downloading. After confirmation, click "Free Download.
2. Installation will be completed. Press "I agree" and click YouTuFab to launch it.
3. Click "FOD" in the "VIP Services" category on the left side of the top page.
4. jump to the official FOD website and log in. Also, find the video you want to download.
5. then find the video you want to download and click "Play" to enter the viewing page. Then the data of the work will be recognized. Once the analysis is complete, a dialog will appear about the work. 6.
6. in the dialog, select the episode, quality, subtitles, and audio you wish to download. 7.
7. Also, if you want to download now, click "Download Now" to start downloading. If you want to add other video titles and download them all at once, click "Add to Queue". If you want to check the video download status, click "Downloading" on the top page.
If you want to watch FOD videos offline without limitations, YouTuFab now offers a free trial of three video downloads! Try it out and see for yourself!