It’s really easy to add a bit of flair to your action videos and use special effects in the slow-motion recording mode. So, if you are wondering how to slow down a video on iPhone then, this guide is surely for you. iPhone has a built-in option that lets you adjust the video speed without having to spend a dime on any expensive video recording gear.
How to slow down a video on iPhone?
No matter, if you’re recording a slo-mo from the start or figuring out a way to reduce the speed of a video you have already shot, your iPhone makes the task, a breeze! Read how to slow down a video on iPhone.
- Access your iPhone Camera.
- Switch from Photo to SLO-MO mode.
- Tap the Record button (marked in red) to capture the video.
- Tap the Record button again to Stop.
- Adjust the SLO-MO timing by selecting the Edit option under Photos.
- Use the sliders to adjust iPhone slow-motion playback speed.
Apple iPhone can capture some really breathtaking images, and record video — up to 4K or 60fps. In addition, the smartphone can also shoot some high-quality slow-motion videos!
How do you change the speed of a video on iPhone?
The iPhone slo-mo mode lets you adjust the speed of a video. It doesn’t require much work. Just access the Camera of your iPhone, and switch from photo to SLO-MO mode as shown in the image above.
Then, tap the Record button to start capturing the video. When done, tap the button again to stop the video.
Now to adjust the slo-mo timing, go to ‘Photos’ and look for the slo-mo video you captured moments ago.
Tap the Edit option visible in the lower-right corner.
The action when confirmed will break down the editor interface. You’ll see,
- Video Preview
- Slow Motion Timeline
- Video Timeline
The widely spaced tick marks you can see above denote slow motion.
To adjust the timing of slow-motion or reduce the speed of the video further, tap, and drag on the small handles between the slo-mo areas i.e., widen the gap furthermore. Every time you make changes, go to the video preview to check things. If you are not satisfied with the changes, you can continue until you’re happy. You can also try this out with an iPhone video recorded in fast forward.
so, if you find SLO-MO video recording on iPhone 11 significantly better than most DSLRs, don’t be surprised!
How to speed up a video on iPhone
Towards the bottom of the screen of the captured video, you’ll find tall vertical bars widely spaced apart. The gap between them represents slow motion.
Drag these tall vertical bars towards each other to close the gap. This will speed up the video.
Hope that makes sense!