How to Rotate a Video on iPhone


Have you ever found yourself in such a glitch wherein, you’ve captured that valuable moment perpetually on your iPhone, but when you go to play back the recorded video you find, for some obscure reason, it’s sideways. This could be because of holding the telephone at a certain angle as you hit the record button.

To rectify this normal mistake, all you require is to pursue two essential methods of rotating the video on iPhone. Here are the methods and detailed steps to learn how to rotate a video on iPhone 7.

How do you rotate a video on iPhone?

Method 1: Using imovie

You can rotate any film on your iOS gadget 90 degrees, 180 degrees, 270 degrees, or on the off chance that you have a craving for returning to the default see you can rotate the video 360 degrees too. To rotate video iPhone, you need to follow the below mentioned steps.

  • Open iMovie on your iPhone.



  • Choose the video you want to rotate from the video selection list, then tap on the ‘share’/action button, it resembles a box with an arrow flying out its top.


Choose Video

Share Action Button Iphone

  • Choose “Create Movie”.


Choose create movie

  • Place two fingers about an inch apart on the video in iMovie, and rotate them like you’re turning a dial to the direction you want to flip or rotate the video to, a little white rotate image will show up on the showcase.


Rotate Video

  • When the video has been rotated to the orientation you want to keep, tap on the “Done” button in the upper left corner


Rotate Video Done

  • Now tap on the Sharing button once more.


Share Action Button Iphone

  • This time pick the button “Save Video”.


Save Video on iPhone

  • Select the video resolution you’d like to export the film as: 360p, 540p, 720p, or 1080p.


Select Video Resolution

  • When completed, iMovie will alert you the video has been saved to your Photos Library, so you can open the Photos app to take a gander at your rotated video.

You can check out the video which is available in both original and rotated form in your iPhone.

Method 2: Using iPhone Photos app

Want to learn how to rotate a video on iPhone 6? Check out the below mentioned steps.

  • First, open the Photos app and discover the video you want to rotate. You can discover every one of your videos gathered together in the Videos organizer.
  • Then, tap the Edit button. You may need to wait for the clip to download from your iCloud Photo Library.
  • Next, tap the little ellipsis symbol. Now, enable the RotateNFlip extension. Do this by tapping the ‘More’ button, and toggling the switch next to the RotateNFlip symbol.
  • Next, tap on the RotateNFlip symbol, and you can flip and rotate the video as much as you prefer. When you’re set, tap on ‘Done’, and the rotation will be saved.
  • Just tap to open the RotateNFlip board inside Photos application to check the saved video.
  • What’s more, you’re finished.

Follow the above methods and steps to rotate a video on iPhone.

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