If you are a die-hard fan of watching movies or series irrespective of their genre, cast, type, length, or any of the factors, I got you! Because what we are going to talk about is nothing lesser than a sea of cinema for movies and series lovers. And it is not always necessary to pay for watching movies at the theater or buy subscriptions to OTT platforms when we can get to watch everything for free, right?
Even though nothing comes free in today’s time, there are still ways to find out things. Like binge-watchers do for series and movies as long as they are free. There are many websites providing content for free and the age of piracy is raging forward like anything. And that is only because there are no fees involved to be paid in it.
So this brings us to our today’s topic- DownloadHub. It is free of cost but an illegal movie website of piracy that lets you watch and download all sorts of genres of movies and series. It is more than just free since it provides movies of decent quality/print and that is why there are so many downloads in a day from the website.
In this article we are going to talk about a lot of things like what is DownloadHub and how can we download movies from there, its features, its statistics, etc.
To get straight into it, DownloadHub is a well-known website for leaking movies, series, TV shows, etc. including the super hit and the latest ones like John Wick 3, Dance India, Spider-Man: No Way Home, KGF 2, FIR, Batman 2022, and many more.
In today’s time, even when there are so many platforms and mediums available for easy releases and airing of movies, series and shows, people still tend to search for places where they can get everything for free. Since theaters and digital OTT platforms like Netflix, Amazon Prime, Hotstar, etc. require some amount of fees for tickets and subscriptions, people try to avoid paying anything. And this lands them into searching for pirated movie sites or more popularly known as ‘movie sites for watching free movies’.
The market for piracy is growing at a rapid pace and the two mega illegal piracy websites for watching free movies and shows are Movierulz and Tamilrockers. And not just these two, but there are thousands of other sites that offer movies and series for free. Other biggies that are operating on the internet for this purpose also include DownloadHub. It is known for providing Hollywood and Bollywood movies for free in 300 MB with dual audio. It also offers the latest Tamil, Telugu, Hindi, Malayalam, Punjabi, Kannada, and Hollywood dubbed movies.
Since it is obvious that most of the people are mobile users, the websites like DownloadHub are launching their apps. Although it is not available officially on Play Store for android users or Apple Store for iOS users due to obvious reasons, it can be easily downloaded via third-party source. DownloadHub app has a large collection of Bollywood and Hollywood movies in various formats and sizes. On your Android TV/Smart TV, any downloaded movie can get Chromecast.
|File Size||4.5 M|
|Requirement||Android 4.0 and above|
|Last Updated||March 6, 2022|
There are many pros and cons to such websites. But even though they are free of cost as a big advantage, their disadvantages come at a very high cost which can even send you to jail.
Let me remind you once again, DownloadHub is a piracy website. We are focusing on piracy because it is a crime. Sharing, watching, and downloading movies/software from torrent/piracy websites like DownloadHub may land you in big trouble. However, millions of users are still doing it.
In order to download movies or other content from the website, follow the steps given below:
Open Downloadhub in your browser and to find out the website, type “Downloadhub” in Google search engine. After you get the result, you can download the APK file from the browser to make it easier to use.
Then open the web page of DownloadHub and click on the search bar. After that, type the valid name of the movie or any other content that you are looking for on the search bar and click on the search button. Now, you can check out the content that you need to watch or download from the search results.
When you are on the website, you may see some pop-up ads that might be annoying. But you need not worry about it as you can easily escape after facing up to five ads through it. But, if you are a desktop or laptop user, you have the option to block these ads.
|Note: There is an ad-blocker extension that can be found in the Chrome extension tool. You just have to search for it and can find out the option easily in your Chrome browser.|
After blocking the pop-ups, you check and confirm the icon showing the name you have searched for. You have to click on that icon, and it will show two options. They are — to either play it online or to download it.
And now, finally to download the content, you have to click on the download option. The downloading process will start automatically after some seconds. For desktop or laptop users, there is another option to use IDM software that speeds up the download process.
There is a large variety of categories available on the website. It has almost all types of categories. Given below are some major names for categories that we have listed for you that can be found in the catalog-
To prevent it from getting caught due to its act of piracy, DownloadHub continues to change its domain so that it doesn’t catch Cybersecurity’s eye. Its domain was .com on its launch and has changed its domain 15 times in the last 2 years. The link that currently works is downloadhub.ltd We have listed below the usable ones for you:
This domain was created two years ago and got blocked in several countries for piracy issues. It is still available in many countries. You can browse this domain using a good VPN.
Even though this website was hosted on a quick server, and it quickly became a famous domain/mirror site, it was blocked.
Being one of the most well-known domains of DownloadHub, this domain posted a vast collection of South Indian movies – Telugu and Tamil. However, it is currently available as it was blocked by many countries for piracy and legality issues.
Likewise, it was blocked by the Indian government and is one of the old DownloadHub proxy sites or domains.
This domain uploads movies in relation to Telugu and Tamil movies mostly. It was one of the fastest domains on DownloadHub.
Apart from a large collection of movies, DownloadHub also provides movies in different sizes, prints, formats, and qualities. The movies are categorized on various types of qualities, size, and formats available on the website or the app are as follows:
|360p||300 MB||MP4 (Encoding Format)|
|480p||400 MB||MKV (Encoding Format)|
|720p||700 MB||AVI (Encoding Format)|
|1080p||1 GB||MPEG (Encoding Format)|
|Blue Ray||1.5 GB|
|Full HD||2 GB|
There are a lot of similar websites that provide the users with free content. Some of them are as follows:
Here are some alternatives unlike DownloadHub where it is legal to watch and download movies. However, not all of them are free of cost like DownloadHub. They are as follows:
You might love watching new movies for free on apps like DownloadHub, but you should be aware of the consequences as well. Watching or downloading movies from DownloadHub and similar torrent websites like Tamilrockers, Tamilgun, Todaypk, etc. is illegal in India (and some other countries like the US and UK) as per the Copyright Act, 1957.
|Note: Since movies have been getting leaked over the years by websites like DownloadHub in multiple languages, it is said that every year the entertainment industry has to face $2.8 billion loss approximately.|
In order to stop the increasing piracy, the Government is taking many steps and approved the Cinematograph Act in 2019. As per this act, any person found recording a movie without the permission of the filmmaker will be subject to jail period of up to 3 years and he/she will also be liable to pay a fine of ₹10 lakhs. The act shall be applicable to those who are involved in sharing and circulating the pirates’ copies on illegal torrent sites like DownloadHub.
Hence, if you are involved in any such activity that results in violation of copyrights of a movie or helped in some way to download the copyrighted movie from such sites, you can also face the jail term. Under the law and punishment for copyright violation, the jail term for six months to three years, together with a fine as per the seriousness of the violation done and the damages caused.
Since the website provides free movies and shows to download, it comes with its own risks. The site is not safe and can even cause viruses to your device. And not only that, there are malicious ads that pop up on the website. Apart from this, there are some rules that if violated will have the user face serious consequences. They are as follows:
The following languages are available on DownloadHub for movies: