What's New

• Record and create videos in a new range of sizes including 9:16 vertical, 16:9 horizontal, 3:4 vertical, and 4:3 horizontal
• Create videos on iPad when using the device vertically, horizontally, and with a keyboard case
• Record Selfie Scenes in any orientation so you can see even more of the animated environment around you
• Use updated posters that automatically adapt to all vertical and horizontal video sizes
• See more of what you’re capturing with the new full-screen design
• Browse and add content to your videos more easily with the redesigned Effects and Media browsers
• Use Apple Pencil to write in text fields for labels and posters
• Add 14 new colorful text and shape stickers to your social videos
• Choose from 25 new soundtracks that automatically adjust to match the length of your videos
• Share your video in any supported vertical or horizontal size with the new Share options, including a preview to see your video before sending
• Record High Dynamic Range (HDR) videos with the back camera on iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro
• View, edit, and share HDR videos from your Photos library*

* Editing and sharing HDR video requires iPhone SE (2nd generation), iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone X or later, iPad mini (5th generation), iPad (7th generation) or later, iPad Air 3 or later, 10.5-inch iPad Pro or later

App Description

Clips is a free app for making fun videos to share with friends and family. With a few taps you can create vertical and horizontal videos with immersive camera effects, artistic filters, dynamic music, animated text, emoji, stickers, and more.

Make quick videos
• Record vertical and horizontal video clips with simple controls
• Add photos and videos from your library to quickly create a multi-clip video
• Drag and pinch while recording to add smooth pan and zoom animations
• Easily adjust the length of your clips and reorder them
• Connect a Bluetooth keyboard, mouse, or trackpad to create videos quickly

Amazing camera effects and animations
• Apply artistic filters to turn any photo or video into a moody painting, silent film, or comic book illustration*
• Record expressive clips with the Memoji you make in Messages**
• Selfie Scenes place you within 360-degree video environments with special filters and sound effects**

Captions, text, and posters
• Live Title captions are automatically generated as you speak and appear onscreen to match the timing of your voiceover
• Apply customizable text stickers to label elements in your videos and photos
• Use full-screen posters with animated backgrounds and customizable text to help tell your story

Fun stickers and emoji
• Add animated emoji, speech bubbles, illustrated stickers, and shapes to your photos and video clips
• Stick emoji, stickers, and text onto your face and watch them move with you
• Express even more emotions with the featured Mickey and Minnie Mouse stickers

Complete your video with music
• Add a music track from your library or choose from more than 100 soundtracks that automatically adjust to the length of your video
• Create songs in GarageBand and other music apps, then add them directly to your Clips videos

Easy sharing
• Quickly send your videos to friends and family via Mail and Messages
• Share directly to Instagram, YouTube, and other popular social media sites
• Use iCloud to view and edit your Clips videos on any of your iOS devices

* Some effects require iPhone 7 or later, iPad (6th generation), or iPad Pro (2017) or later
** Memoji and Selfie Scenes require an iPhone or iPad with TrueDepth camera system

iPhone Screenshots

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iPad Screenshots

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App Changes

  • April 07, 2017 Initial release
  • January 26, 2018 New version 2.0.2
  • March 28, 2018 New version 2.0.3
  • May 22, 2018 New version 2.0.4
  • November 08, 2018 New version 2.0.5
  • April 03, 2019 New version 2.0.6
  • September 25, 2019 New version 2.0.7
  • December 10, 2019 New version 2.1
  • July 14, 2020 New version 2.1.1
  • November 12, 2020 New version 3.0