Some highly rated free video editing apps for phones include VivaVideo from QuVideo Inc. and InShot Video Editor from Instashot. Highly rated free iOS-exclusive video editing apps include iMovie from Apple and Splice from Path 36 LLC.
VivaVideo offers advanced features such as trim and merge, and simple extra effects including filters, text overlays, lens distortion and transitions. InShot is aimed at users of social media networks such as Vine, Instagram and Tumblr, and makes creating short-form videos easy. The app puts a focus on social interaction with hashtagging and Vine integration, and gives users quick and simple methods for adding music, dubbing over footage, merging clips, and trimming footage and sound.