Need to Rotate a Video on an iPhone?

Try Movavi App!

  • Cut videos and remove unwanted fragments
  • Apply filters and transitions
  • Add music and captions

Download the program and follow the instructions below

App Store
App Store

How to rotate a video on an iPhone

Edited by Ben Jacklin

Sometimes when you record a video in a hurry, you might hold your mobile phone the wrong way by mistake and see only later that you captured your footage sideways. But how can you rotate a clip on an iPhone after it’s been recorded? With the right app, it’s pretty simple!

Using Movavi App is the easy way to rotate a video shot in the wrong orientation. Just install the app on your iPhone 5, 6, 7, 8, or X, and read the guide below to learn how to rotate a video on iPhone.

Step 1. Install Movavi’s video rotation app for iPhone

Open the App Store, find Movavi App, and install the app on your iPhone. When the installation is complete, run the app.

Step 2. Add a video to Movavi App

When you open the app, you will see an animated arrow pointing to a Plus icon. To add a video, tap the Plus icon and select Video.

Choose the video taken on your iPhone that you need to re-orient and tap Start editing.

Step 3. Rotate the video

To rotate the video on an iPhone, tap the Rotate icon. You can rotate your video by 90 degrees or by 180 degrees. Just continue tapping the icon until you’re satisfied with the result.

Step 4. Save the video

Tap the Save icon in the top right of the screen. In the preview screen that opens, tap Save.

After you’ve saved the video on your iPhone, you can also upload it directly to Instagram. Just tap the Share to Instagram icon. Done! Now you know how to turn a video on an iPhone with Movavi App.

Movavi App

Сreate awesome content on the fly

Movavi App
Have questions?

Have questions?

If you can’t find the answer to your question, please feel free to contact our Support Team.

Join for how-to guides, speсial offers, and app tips!