Desktop Player for YouTube: Free YouTube Desktop Client

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goVideos is a free desktop player for YouTube that lets you browse and play YouTube videos from your desktop. It’a a handy and lightweight YouTube desktop client that places YouTube videos in different categories, and lets you browse them according to your interest. It display icons to quickly browse popular videos on YouTube which are most viewed today, last week, and last month, and the ones which are mostly viewed all the time, the top rated videos, and recently-featured ones.

goVideos plays the selected video in a separate window, allowing you to browse for more videos at the same time in the parent window.

goVideos also contains some search gadgets that lets you browse videos of a particular type, like the funny videos, top songs or music videos, recipes, dance, cars, finance, travel videos, fashion, fitness, and many more! It does a great task by sorting videos according to the type they belong to, and then sub-categorizing them to further filter the search criteria.

govideos interface
We will soon see how all this works, but first lets have a look on how you can download and install goVideos on your system.

Download and Install goVideos Desktop Player for YouTube:

goVideos is available as a freeware for Windows, and can be downloaded easily using the link given at the end of this article. Just scroll down to the bottom and hit the download link. This will take you to the software page where you will find two separate links: one for express install and another for download and install. You can choose either way to download and install this free YouTube video player on your system.

The installation process is quite simple and doesn’t take much of your time. Plus, you will be guided  by the installation wizard for each step you have to take to install goVideos, so need not worry about that. Once installed, you can launch this free YouTube video player to browse and play YouTube videos from your desktop. Let’s see how this works.

Browse and Play YouTube videos on this Free YouTube Video Player:

When you launch the app, the interface starts popping up icons for different categories and gadgets that it provides to browse YouTube videos. You can choose any category to display videos that falls into it. Amazingly, this free YouTube video player displays 35 videos on its first result page, and fetch up more results in the row in single click.

govideos search results

You can browse thousands of YouTube videos like this and play them right from your desktop without having to open your browser. The selected video will be played in a separate window, and related results will be displayed after the video finishes.

govideos video playing

goVideos is powered by YouTube and lets you open it up in your browser from within the program window just by a single mouse click. You can also check another exciting app that can search and play YouTube videos shot near your location: YouTube Videos Near Me.

Let’s now have a look on the key features of this free YouTube video player.

Key features of goVideos:

  • Free desktop YouTube video player.
  • Categorize YouTube videos in different categories to browse and play them quickly.govideos categoris and gadgets
  • Quick access icons to display mostly viewed videos, top rated videos, and recently featured videos.
  • Displays more search results on the same page. 
  • Plays the video in a separate window.
  • Open youtube.com in browser with one click.
  • Easy-to-use.
  • Handy and reliable.
  • Lightweight; just 248 KB.

Also check another free YouTube video player for desktop: DeskTube.

The Final Verdict:

goVideos is a nice YouTube video player that allows you to browse and play YouTube videos right from your desktop. It’s a handy and lightweight player that takes few system resources and offers fairly good response time (depending on the speed of your internet). The only thing I found inconvenient is that there is no way to go back to the previous videos you have played. Otherwise, it’s a nice YouTube video player app to try out. Download a free copy of goVideos now and give it a try!

Download goVideos here.

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Works With: Windows, Mac
Free/Paid: Free