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How to save a GIF from Twitter on Android

Twitter has gone beyond just defining social media as it is used for more than just letting you know about world events. Organizations, celebrities, political figures and students, everyone uses the platform to express and promote their opinions. With this micro-blogging site, even a common man can interact with a known person just by tagging him with his Twitter. Media streaming on Twitter sees all formats from videos to images to GIFs and memes that are very popular now. There is a unified opinion that these short clips of videos replace the need for long sentences to convey feelings or thoughts. In addition, these work more efficiently in less time. However, the graphics exchange format cannot be easily downloaded from the Twitter mobile app or its web version. Hence, in this article, you will learn how to save GIF from Twitter on Android phones and web browsers on PC.

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How to save a Twitter GIF on Android devices

Note: By default, Twitter publishes GIFs as small videos which makes it more efficient for the website. We have to download the GIF as a video file first to view or share it later.

Method 1: Using Third-Party Apps

One of the great benefits of using an Android smartphone is that you have an app for everything. In the following methods, we will be using the Tweet Downloader app. But you can also try any other app available on Google Play Store. There are two ways how to save GIF from Twitter on Android using Tweet Downloader.

Method 1a: Share the GIF link

You can share your desired GIF file link directly with this app, as follows:

1. Open the Twitter mobile app and scroll through the feed to find the GIF you want to download.

2. Tap on the Share icon and select the Share via… option, as shown.

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3. Select Downloader for Twitter.

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4. Finally, select the quality in which you want to save the GIF.

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Method 1b: Copy and paste the GIF link

Here is how to save a GIF from Twitter on Android by copying the GIF link and then pasting it to this app:

1. Launch Twitter and find the GIF you want to save.

2. Tap on the share icon and select Copy Link this time.

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3. Now, open the Downloader for Twitter app.

4. Paste the copied GIF link in the Paste Twitter URL field here marked as.

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5. Select the GIF quality from the given options.

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Method 2: Using a third-party website

Chances are you don’t have enough space on your Android smartphone or you don’t want to download an app just to download a GIF. Here’s how to save a Twitter GIF on Android smartphones using a third-party website on Chrome instead:

1. Open Twitter on any web browser like Google Chrome and login to your Twitter account.

2. Swipe through your Twitter feed to find the GIF you want to download.

3. Click on the share icon.

4. Now, click on Copy Link to Tweet option, as shown below.

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5. Go to the Twitter Video Downloader website.

6. Paste the URL of the tweet you copied and click on the download icon.

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7. Here, tap on the Download link option.

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8. Tap on the three-dot icon, as shown.

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9. Then click on “download.

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Hence, these are the steps to save GIF from Twitter on Android.

How to save a GIF from Twitter on a computer

Here’s how to save a Twitter GIF to your computer’s web browser using Twitter Video Downloader:

Note: The steps below are the same for both Twitter Windows app andTwitter website.

1. Find the GIF you want to save, and tap the Share icon > Copy link to Tweet, as shown below.

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2. Go to the Twitter Video Downloader website.

3. Paste the GIF/Tweet URL you copied before and click Download, as shown.

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4. Select an option Download Link.

5. Click the triple dotted icon and select Upload.

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6. To convert the downloaded video back to GIF, use a third-party website.

7. Click “Choose a file” Browse and download the downloaded video.

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8. Select the clip and click to open.

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9. Click Upload Video!

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10. Edit the video before converting it to GIF using the tools provided, as shown below:

10 a. You can change the start time and end time to get a specific part of the video as a GIF.

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10 b. You can resize the GIF to suit your needs.

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10 c. Or you can change the frame rate of the GIF to make it slower.

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10 d. You can change the conversion method.

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11. Now, click on the Convert to GIF button! .

12. Scroll down to the GIF output section.

13. Click “saveTo download a GIF file.

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We hope this article helped you understand how to save GIF from Twitter on Android and PC using third-party apps and websites. Please show some love in the comment box if you found this article helpful. Also, tell the topic you want us to write about next.

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