Best Video Editing Apps

Video editing apps are found in this category. These apps allow the user to manipulate videos in a variety of ways. Types include music, slicing, and slow motion video editing apps. Video editing apps are great for all kinds of users looking to edit videos to share online or with loved ones.

Last updated 03-26-2017

Blin.gy
1st

Blin.gy

Android
iOS

Seller: Chosen INC

40 4

Are you more of a Beyoncé or a Jay Z? A Selena Gomez or a Justin Bieber? What about a member of the SNL cast? Jump into your favorite videos to dance along with the Chainsmokers, hang out with Drake, duet alongside Ariana Grande, and more!

Tap the blue plus icon along the navigation bar to load the search screen, where you can browse featured videos or look for specific artists or tunes. When you are ready, tap “shoot now” to load the camera screen and wait for the clip to be prepared. Line yourself up within the outline and against a solid color background, and once you are detected it is time to groove!

▲ Tap “More Like This” to see more uploads using the same video.

▲ Keep track of your notifications by tapping the bottom-right bell icon, and edit your profile by tapping the icon beside it.

▲ Tap the pause icon anytime during the video to pause and unpause yourself and create funny effects!

Tapping on the home icon lets you browse through “blingies” uploaded by other users to get some inspiration for your own videos. Like what you see? Tap the heart icon to give them a like, or tap the speech bubble to leave a comment of encouragement!

Spice up your own videos by adding effects – speed them up to see yourself dance at double-speed, or try out “Bling” mode to have the camera automatically stop whenever the scene changes so you can change your position. Use your imagination to create hilarious or impressive videos to share with friends and family, and work your way to becoming the most popular member of the “Bling Ring!”

Android
Blin.gy

Blin.gy

Free

iOS
Blin.gy - Videos+You = Magic!

Blin.gy - Videos+You = Magic!

Free

Bard - Video Assembler
2nd

Bard - Video Assembler

Android

Seller: ROP Labs

35 3.5

Did you ever watched a video and thought about mashing up the sequence for a good laugh? This is possible with this editing tool that lets you edit the video by picking out words out of the pool. Arrange the words in any way you like and create a new clip from the cut outs that you have placed together.

This instant trimming of videos allows you to add up to fifty words in total. Just search for any video you like or paste any link from streaming sites. Select which video you want to use and start editing without any other hitch. Your clips can be stored on your library so you can access it anytime. Share funny edits with others via major social media platforms or directly share the link.

▲ Pick words from the pool to manipulate how the video would sound after.

▲ Pick from the trending videos or search any video you like.

▲ Share your work to major platforms or copy the link for direct sharing.

Android
Bard - Video Assembler

Bard - Video Assembler

Free

Toontastic 3D
3rd

Toontastic 3D

Android
iOS

Seller: Google Inc.

35 3.5

Lights, camera, action! Get ready to drop your little one into the director’s chair and watch on as their imagination runs wild and they unfold stories of their own creation with simple taps and swipes.

Tap the big blue plus icon to start a new story, and choose between ‘Short Story,’ ‘Classic Story,’ and ‘Science Report.’ Each type comes with different parts – tap on each section to create a scene, then select a setting and starring characters. Tap ‘Start’ to begin recording, and drag characters to move them while recording hilarious or dramatic dialogue automatically!

▲ After tapping ‘Start’, all character movements and sound are recorded until the stop button is pressed.

▲ After recording, choose between dozens of emotion evoking background music to set the mood.

▲ Each mode has a number of stages, from the three of ‘Short Story’ to five of ‘Classic’ and ‘Science Report!’

Does your kid have a bigger creative itch to scratch? Tap the ‘Draw Your Own’ tab on the setting or character screen to use paint tools and create original backdrops and heroes from scratch, which are automatically rendered into 3D.

For a little inspiration boost, tap into the ‘Idea Lab’ from the home screen and watch cartoons created by other creative kids. You can even get a few pointers from Pixar story artists to help take your kid’s fables to the next level! Enjoy the humorous and climactic tales that they concoct as you sit back for some well-deserved ‘me time.’

Android
Toontastic 3D

Toontastic 3D

Free

iOS
Toontastic 3D

Toontastic 3D

Free

Adobe Premiere Clip
4

Adobe Premiere Clip

Android

Seller: Adobe

35 3.5

It may seem tough to edit professional videos on mobile devices without having to settle for watermarks or tacky filter options. This app aims to counter that by offering a range of functions.

Its interface allows you to trim, split, and rearrange different segments within a video with easy drag-and-drop controls. The “Smart Volume” and “Auto-Mix” functions allow you to properly sync music to a video’s content with relative ease. Looking for inspiration? Check out videos being published by other users!

▲ Adjust clip length by simply dragging and sync up some sounds using the white markers.

▲ Give your clip the professional treatment by applying a variety of high-quality filters.

▲ Check out videos uploaded by others!

Android
Adobe Premiere Clip

Adobe Premiere Clip

Free

Framy
5

Framy

Android

Seller: Framy Inc.

35 3.5

You don’t need a billion-dollar budget a creative movie editing master. As a matter of fact, you don’t necessarily need high-end software either. This handy video creation app can provide you with plenty of realistic effects!

First off, grab an image to serve as your background. You can then apply a multitude of various animated stickers, each one demonstrating a high-quality special effect! Do you want to look like you are shooting lightning? How about fighting off a dinosaur? A quick search and you will find the right SFX sticker for the job. After that, all you have to do is hit the record button and your mini-movie is all set. You can even move the stickers around while recording and make them appear even more life-like! There is really no shortage of awesome videos you can make when you have a little SFX studio right in your phone.

▲ Create your own piece of SFX art with only your pictures, animated stickers, and imagination.

▲ Access a vast library of awesome effects, and find the one you want to try out next!

▲ Use “Framy Pluck” and set to work on creating your own animated stickers.

ibis Paint X
6

ibis Paint X

Android
iOS

Seller: ibis mobile inc.

40 4

Carry a blank canvas anywhere you go and create your artwork with the use of the tools in this drawing and design app. It makes use of layering technology to let you have more control of your drawing. You also have brushes with different kinds of tips to paint or sketch using the colors on the palette. Additionally, you can add textures and filters to give your creativity free rein. You can even tweak the sizes of your work area from small to large!

On the other hand, if you want to work on a ready image, you have the option to import images. Add tones and details to your work with a stroke of your finger. Also, you have the ruler tools to help you with the alignment of the elements of your art. Once done, share your creations with other users. Feel free to view others' work too and see how they created their drawings from scratch!

▲ Create your own artwork using the smart drawing tools available.

▲ Customize your canvas with preset sizes or import your own image.

▲ See the output of others and get a preview of how they made their artwork.

Android
ibis Paint X

ibis Paint X

Free

iOS
ibisPaint X - Speed Painting App

ibisPaint X - Speed Painting App

Free

MX Player Codec (ARMv7 NEON)
7

MX Player Codec (ARMv7 NEON)

Android

Seller: J2 Interactive

35 3.5

Are you using “MX Player” to watch your movies? Enhance your player with this software component. With this tool, the player will be able support more video formats and get more features. Enjoy a better video player with this codec.

To enjoy this app, you have to install “MX Player” first. The player will test your device and will show you how to match the codes automatically. Make your powerful “MX Player” more awesome with this upgrade!

▲ Install "MX Player" and this software component will automatically sync with the main app.

▲ Enjoy more videos with "MX Player!"

Anyone who uses “MX Player” to play and watch their movies and other videos will benefit from this app. This software will enhance your “MX Player” to support more video formats and deliver better quality. Make your player better and enjoy your movies!

Android
MX Player Codec (ARMv7 NEON)

MX Player Codec (ARMv7 NEON)

Free

Dubsmash
8

Dubsmash

Android
iOS

Seller: Mobile Motion GmbH

40 4

Smash your favorite audio clips together with a personal video, and those sound bites can become even greater! You have them, you love them, and you quote them whenever you can - every movie, T.V. show, interview, and video game has at least one. That moment of reveal, of comedy, of romance; so take it, and add your own personal touch with a video!

Topics give you everything from “Spielberg Made It”, to “Office Weirdos”, to Fave Theme Songs”, and if your search turns up as empty as a mummy’s coffin, then create your own sound bite. After you have picked your quote, start filming, and send your finished selfie video either to your profile page, or to the Internet!

▲ Create your video to keep, send to finds through the app, or put on social media!

▲ Listen to the sound bites, then choose which one to dub.

You can do these by yourself, or you can grab some friends to help you out since many clips have more than one voice to sync to. Send messages (even a happy birthday), contain a scrapbook of inner thoughts, or dub and set your video free online!

To view your dub, simply go to the 'My Dubs' button. You have the option of sharing your dubs on WhatsApp or upload them on any social networking site!

This is the fun combination that finally puts you in the shoes of your favorite actors, in front of the mic with famous singers, and even lets you deliver the one-liners that get the LOLs. Sync up, dub over, and record yourself!

Android
Dubsmash

Dubsmash

Free

sukiyaking
4

November 5, 2016

Pretty fun, love sending funny Dubsmash videos to friends! Also love the redub option, lets me battle it out with my bestie XD

iOS
Dubsmash

Dubsmash

Free

PowerDirector Video Editor App
9

PowerDirector Video Editor App

Android

Seller: CyberLink.com

35 3.5

Access powerful editing tools in an easy-to-use, mobile format! Upload or record video and music and compile them into a project; add animated transition effects between clips; apply “fx” to give your scenes unique flair. Have professional timeline editing at your fingertips, even while out filming!

Starting the process is as simple as a tap: touch “New Project” or load an existing one. Record video from within the app, or import existing files, including from Google Drive. Use simple tap and drag controls to navigate the timeline, or pinch to scale it for finer control. You can trim, split, and add effects or edit features like volume and speed. When you are finished, save your project or produce it on Youtube for the world to see!

▲ Use simple tap, drag, and pinch controls to quickly manipulate and edit your clips on the fly.

▲ Give your video a professional, polished finish with animated transitions and filter effects.

▲ Save your masterpiece online to access it anywhere; share it on social media without the wait!

For new users, does the concept of editing videos seem daunting? For veteran editors, are you concerned about learning the ropes in a new video tool environment? Whatever your experience and skill, you can directly access a number of Youtube tutorials from the app’s main page, covering the fundamentals, adding effects, exporting finished products, and more.

Whether you are a beginner or a pro, find what you need to film, edit, and produce videos, from helpful tooltips and walk-throughs to advanced project management controls.

Android
PowerDirector Video Editor App

PowerDirector Video Editor App

Free

hippony_z
5

November 25, 2016

A great video editor for devices, probably one of the best that I've tried! Has loads of effects and transitions, and is really easy to use.

Flipagram
10

Flipagram

Android
iOS

Seller: Flipagram, inc.

35 3.5

Photos share a memory, a still instant of life, but videos can show the whole story! Discover others' adventures, create your own, and upload your masterpiece with this app. Each video can be styled with a variety of editing tools to make sure that your message gets through.

You can take a short video, or a series of pictures, and rearrange them into the order you wish to use. After that, you can add filters or specific fonts. Then, you can search through 30-second song clips to add music, or narrate on your own. Post your creation or send it out via social media! You can also enter in one of the many challenges, such as #inktober.

▲ Look through recent flips to see what is trending, or to find a specific theme!

▲ Take still pictures to make stop motion animation, or shoot a video - and add music later!

▲ Express yourself through with filters, different fonts, and more to really stand out!

You also can follow celebrities to keep up with their inspiring stories or newest works. Answer their lip-syncing challenges, or create your own cover. You can even use their lyrics to send out your own uplifting music video, either to a specific person or the world at large.

With all the creative edits that you can do to tell a story, and all the music you can add (or narration you wish too say), this app offers a variety of ways to connect with others.

Android
Flipagram

Flipagram

Free

iOS
Flipagram - photo video stories with free music

Flipagram - photo video stories with free music

Free