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Top Best Video Editors for iPhone and iPad

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Mar 26, 2021• Proven solutions

Nowadays there're plenty of video editing apps that fulfill specific roles, like just adding music or making video slideshows out of the photos you already have, but there's little choice when it comes to powerful apps that enable you to edit videos, add filters, make transitions and share to your social networks all in one package. So here we pick top ten video editing apps for iPad, iPhone for you to try out.

Interested in the best video editor apps for Android devices? Check Top 10 Best Android Video Editing Apps.

Part 1: Recommended Video Editing Software for iPad/iPhone

If you want a powerful application to make professional-looking movie and share with your friends on Facebook, YouTube and Vimeo, you can resort to a desktop application like Wondershare Filmora, which is available on Mac and Windows platforms. It includes all the basic editing tools you'll need, like video clipping, rotation, cutting, color adjustment, voiceover recording, etc. It even takes your video to the next level by offering hundreds of visual effects, scenes, texts, filters, overlays, motion elements, intro/credits, picture-in-picture effects, and more. What's more, there are 14 specially designed Effects Sets available now, including Beauty Set, Fashion Set, Fitness Set, Food Set, Travel Set, and Holiday Set. And you can get some Effects Packs, such as Spring Pack, Birthday Pack and Romantic Pack for free now by just sharing with your Facebook Friends. Check it now. I am sure Filmora is an excellent editor for your video marketing.

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Part 2: Top 10 Best Video Editing Apps for iPhone/iPad

#1. FilmoraGo for iOS

FilmoraGo for iOS is really a magical iPad video editor that allows you to add effects and beauty to the videos and images. It is very easy to create slideshows through it. It also features direct sharing to your social media groups and other platforms that you like most. It has inbuilt themes which make it easy to create a movie. Just simply add the media files which you want to add and select a beautiful theme for your movie, and in a few minutes, you will get your movie ready to watch and share through it. Watch the video below and download FilmoraGo to check out what it can do on your iOS devices now.
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#2. iMovie

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iMovie is one of the most popular video editor apps for iPad. It lets you carry out some simple video editing tasks and apply a range of different video themes. Another great feature is that it's so dependent on touch, allowing you to tap, drag and pinch your way around.

#3. ScreenChomp

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A simple but very useful iPad video editor that enables the recording feature of your iPad screen and touches. It also has editing features like video editing software. All you need to do is just import your media files and get them together arranged and wait for the completion of your movie. A beautiful and attractive movie will be uploaded to your account on its official site, and you will get a short link to share with your friends.

#4. Perfect Video

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As its name gives all the knowledge about the app, it is a super cool and free iPad app which is popular for its high-quality output file. Yes, it can produce up to 1920 X 1080 HD movie in different formats. The slideshow creator is also very interesting and creates lovely slideshows of simple images. You will love your slideshows created by it and you will be eager to share your movies on your social media profiles. It features easy to cut and merge videos together with few touches and also gives some effects like fade in and fade out of an image in the slideshow. The best feature of the app is that it gives the add text feature in between the photos which are really unique.

#5. Cute CUT

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Edit your videos like a professional through your iPad or iPhone, yes this video editor in iOS is completely professional and free to download through iTunes. This iPad app is unique in its features and use. The reviews of the app have got a good number of stars and the app is very easy to use with its fully functioned dashboard. It supports both 16:9 HD and 4:3 SD videos in portrait and landscape mode. Many features are given into it for free like 30+ drawing tools, gradient effect, 20+ pre-defined transitions and many much more features. This tool is really awesome and gives the feature to share anywhere on the internet thorough one click.

#6. Clipper

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A Gizmodo Recommended app for iPad and iPhone users which is totally free to use and very easy to understand. The app can do all the tasks which should be done by a video editor. It is mainly featured with quick tools to create movies with your iPad photos and videos. As its name suggests it's an instant video editor, it's true it takes very less time to create a movie. Its screenshot gives all the knowledge about the app and makes sure before downloading it try our recommended app also once, which is featured with all the above-given features and characteristics of the apps.

#7. Video Editor FREE

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Its name tells you all - it's really a free video editor for iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch. It has been ranked #3 in AppStore's Photography for iPad. The key features of the Video Editor for Free app are trimming, merging and sharing. As described by its developer team, it's a fast and easy-to-use video editor that lets you edit and share your video clips on iOS devices. Note that this is the Ad-supported free iPad video editor app. To remove ads, you need to pay $1.99. With more money, you can also add photos, music, and voiceovers to your video to create unique photo slideshows.

#8. Splice - Video Editor

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Splice free video editor for iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch is the free version of the award-winning Splice Video Editor paid app. This free iPad video editor let you easily splice together HD photos and videos into a good-looking movie for playing on iPad or sharing online. It provides you with features very close to a full video editing software on computer, including background music, sound effects, transitions, borders, motion effects, trim video and audio, voiceover, and much more. In a word, Splice is highly recommended to edit video and make movies on iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch.

#9. Vimeo

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This is a piece of good news for Vimeo fans, but also sounds good to all video editing users. Vimeo app for iPad, iPhone and iPod is not only the best way to watch, manage and discover videos on Vimeo, but also a free video editor app for iPad, iPhone and iPad. With it, you can enhance your videos easily to upload videos to Vimeo, or save back to your Camera Roll for uploading wherever you wish.

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Liza Brown
Liza Brown is a writer and a lover of all things video.