Clips - A new social video creation iOS app of Apple

Clips – A new social video creation iOS app of Apple for making and sharing fun videos with text, effects, graphics and more. Available Free on the App Store for iPhone and iPad.


The app features a unique design for combining video clips, photos and music into great-looking videos to share with friends through the Messages app, or on Instagram, Facebook and other popular social networks.

Videos Made Easy

Clips lets you create videos in real time using simple controls — no timeline, tracks or complicated editing tools. You can shoot live video and photos or add them from your library. There has a facility to easily mute audio, and adjust the length of your clips and reorder them.

Live Titles

This breakthrough feature let you easily create animated captions and titles by just using your voice. The captions are generated automatically as you speak and match the timing of your voice over. You can mix and match variety of styles throughout your video. You’ve to just tap on title to adjust text and punctuation or add inline emoji.

Here, adding content is simple and quick. Just record it on the spot, or grab a video clip or photo from your library.

Live Titles can caption a video in 36 languages using just a voice.

Fun Effects

Fun effects including comic book filters, speech bubbles, shapes and full-screen animated posters help bring out the personality in videos made with Clips.

Smart Sharing

Clips recognizes who is in your video and makes smart suggestions for sharing. Just tap a name to send your video via Messages Or post to your favorite social media platforms such as Instagram, Facebook, YouTube and Vimeo.

Compatible Devices with Clips

  1. iPhone 5s or later.
  2. iPad Pro, iPad (5th generation).
  3. iPad Air or later.
  4. iPad mini 2 or later.
  5. iPod touch (6th generation).
  6. Requires iOS 10.3 or later.

Susan Prescott, Apple’s vice president of Apps Product Marketing, said

Clips gives iPhone and iPad users a new way to express themselves through video, and it’s incredibly easy to use. The effects, filters and amazing new Live Titles we’ve designed for Clips let anyone make great-looking, easily sharable videos with just a few taps.

Megha Jain

Engg & Freelance Author

Straight forward