How To Edit Sound In A Video On iPhone

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Editing sound in a video on iPhone can be a daunting task, but luckily there are some great tools available to make it easier. With the right app and some basic knowledge, you can quickly and easily edit sound in your videos.

The first step to editing sound in a video on iPhone is to find the right app. There are many video editing apps available for iPhones, but the most popular ones are iMovie and Splice. Both of these apps offer an array of features for editing sound, including trimming audio clips, adjusting the volume of audio clips, adding music and effects, and more.

Once you’ve selected an app for editing sound in your video, it’s time to start making changes. To adjust the volume of audio clips in your video, simply tap on the clip and drag the volume slider up or down as needed. You can also tap on a clip to mute or unmute it if desired. Additionally, you can add music or theme music to your video by tapping “Add Media” then “Audio” then “Soundtracks” and then selecting a song or theme music from the library provided.

Finally, once you’re finished making changes to the sound in your video project, you can save it by tapping “Save” followed by “Done” at the top right corner of the screen.

Editing sound in a video on iPhone may seem intimidating at first but with some practice and experimentation, you will be able to create high-quality videos with great-sounding audio tracks!

Editing Audio on an iPhone

To edit an audio file on your iPhone, open the Voice Memos app and select the recording you wish to edit. Once selected, tap the ‘Edit Recording’ option at the bottom of the screen. From here you can use the sliders at either side of the audio waveform to select a portion of the recording that you would like to keep or delete. To keep a selection, tap ‘Trim’ and to delete it, tap ‘Delete’. Once you are satisfied with your selection, tap ‘Save’ and then ‘Done’. Your edited audio file will now be available in Voice Memos for playback.

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Fixing the Sound on an iPhone Video

To fix the sound on your iPhone video, you will need to first check if the sound is turned off. To do this, go to Settings > Sounds (or Settings > Sounds & Haptics) and drag the Ringer and Alerts slider back and forth a few times. If you don’t hear any sound or if your speaker button on the Ringer and Alerts slider is dimmed, it could indicate that your speaker needs service. If that’s not the case, then try restarting your device by pressing and holding both the Home button and Power button until the Apple logo appears. You may also want to check if there are any software updates available for your device in Settings > General > Software Update. Finally, try resetting all settings by going to Settings > General > Reset All Settings.

Muting Part of a Video on an iPhone

To mute part of a video on your iPhone, open the video clip in the Photos app and tap the Edit icon. Then, tap the volume icon in the bottom left corner. You’ll see a slider that you can use to adjust the volume of your clip. You can also drag the yellow triangle at each end of the slider to focus on a specific part of your clip and adjust its volume. Finally, tap the Mute button next to the slider to completely mute that part of your clip. When you’re done, tap Done to save your changes.

Adding Audio to a Video on iOS

To add different audio to a video in iOS, you can use the iMovie app on your iPhone. Start by opening a movie project and tap the Add Media button. Select Audio, then choose Soundtracks. Here, you’ll see soundtracks that need to be downloaded, which will have a Download button next to them. To add a soundtrack, simply tap it, then tap the Add Audio button that appears. You can also add other audio files from other sources such as your music library or audio recordings from the Voice Memos app. Once the audio is added, you can adjust its length and volume on the timeline in iMovie if needed.

Editing the Sound of a Video

In order to edit the sound of a video, you’ll need to use an app such as InShot. To begin, launch InShot on your phone or tablet. Then, tap Video and select a video to add. Next, tap Music in the menu in the middle. This will bring up a list of available soundtracks that can be added to your video. You can also tap on the video timeline at the bottom to edit existing sounds. If you’d like to add extra sounds, simply tap Tracks or Effects for more options. Finally, when you’re finished editing the sound of your video, just tap the checkmark and then Save to save the changes.

Editing Audio in iMovie on iPhone

To edit audio in iMovie on iPhone, open a movie project and tap the audio clip or background music clip that you want to adjust. Yellow trim handles will appear and you can then drag the trim handles at either end of the clip to the points where you want the audio to begin and end. Once you have chosen the start and end points for your audio, click done to save your changes.

Troubleshooting Muffled Audio When Recording Videos on an iPhone

To ensure that your iPhone’s audio recording is of the best quality, try the following: Unplug any accessories and disconnect any Bluetooth headsets. Avoid blocking the microphone with your fingers or case while holding the device or recording video. Remove screen protectors, films, or cases that cover the microphone or iPhone receiver. Clear any debris from the microphones or iPhone receiver. Make sure that you are in a quiet environment when you record, as background noise can interfere with sound quality. Finally, check your volume settings and make sure that they are not set too low to pick up sound properly.

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Removing Sound from Certain Parts of a Video

To remove sound from certain parts of a video, you will need to use a video editing program. Start by importing the video file into the editor and selecting the part of the video that you want to edit. Then, locate the audio track for that portion of the video and turn down or mute it as desired. Once you are satisfied with your changes, save the edited file. Depending on your editor, you may also be able to export only the audio track if desired. Additionally, some editors may also allow you to edit specific frequencies or ranges of sound from your video in order to better refine your audio edits.


In conclusion, editing sound in a video on iPhone is an easy and convenient way to customize your videos. The iMovie app has many tools that make it simple to edit existing audio recordings or add soundtracks or theme music to your video. You can also mute, adjust the volume, and trim clips within the app. With these tools at your disposal, you can easily create videos with the sound you want for any project.

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James Walker has a deep passion for technology and is our in-house enthusiastic editor. He graduated from the School of Journalism and Mass Communication, and loves to test the latest gadgets and play with older software (something we’re still trying to figure out about himself). Hailing from Iowa, United States, James loves cats and is an avid hiker in his free time.