Three Most Useful Video Editors For Smartphones – Edit Like A Pro

Video editing has now become easier as compared to those days where you need to have all the complex software before you can edit a simple video. Today anyone can edit a video even if he or she is not a professional editor. With the development of Android OS and the advancement in the apps invention, video editing has become easier and simpler these days.

There are millions of video editing apps you can find on the Play store/Appstore. These apps perform almost the same functions with similar features. But some are more powerful than others. The goal of today’s post is to look at the three best video editing apps you can find on the store. These apps by far are the best apps that most of the pro video creators use for their video editing on their smartphone.

Below are the 3 best video editing apps you can find on the Play store/Appstore.

The listed apps come with a free and pro version. All the apps can be found on the Play store as well as the Appstore. Now let’s go through each app and see the features and functions that they provide.


This is my number one go-to app when it comes to video editing on a smartphone. Many pro android video production editors use this app. Kinemaster is a fully-featured professional video editor for Android & IOs, supporting multiple layers of video, text, and images. It also supports cutting and trimming, multi-track audio, volume envelope control, colour LUT filters, 3D transitions, and many more.

KineMaster offers an exceptional level of control over the mobile editing process, and for artists and educators, handwriting layers allow you to draw directly on the video. YouTube creators, short film producers, educators and other professionals from various industries around the world use this app for all their production.


Another best video editor app after Kinemaster is power director. This app comes with powerful timeline video editing, free video effects, slow motion, reverse video, edit background & more. It helps one Create great voice overs & action movie effects using chroma key to produce 4K movies and share them on social media.

Just like any other video editing app, you can edit phone footage with Full HD movie maker using your phone, with stunning video effects and smooth transitions.


FilmoraGo is a powerful video editor app for both pc and smartphones which is used by many video creators out there. The mobile version of this app has all the basic video editing function that can be found on almost all the professional editing apps you can think off.

The ability to trim, cut, add themes, music, etc. can be easily performed on this app. you can apply fun transitions to multiple video clips or images to switch between them.

Also, the FilmoraGo app gives you the chance crop the video, change the aspect ratio and add subtitles with all the usual colour optimization options such as brightness, contrast, saturation etc, plus speed adjustment.

Once your video is produced with FilmoraGo, you can easily share the video to your friends on YouTube, Instagram, Facebook and WhatsApp.

Final words

The coming into being of smartphone and the advancement in the development of mobile application today has made the life of individuals and business less difficult.

Today everything that the traditional PC and Mac is doing, the smartphone can also do so. I could remember in the year 2011/2012 when smartphones were not all that common in most of the regions. We used to edit all our videos using PC and Mac.

But today I do all my editing on the smartphone which has increased my productivity with a great margin. I can record and edit my YouTube videos using my smartphone where ever I found myself. This is because I have access to all the powerful apps that help me do that.

If you are a video creator looking for the best powerful app for all your video editing on your smartphone then make sure to give any of the three above discussed apps a try.

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