Screen Recorder iOS

iOS Screen Recorder

Record the screen of your iPhone, iPad, or iPod*. Create high-quality mobile demos and how-tos by recording your iOS device. Download it for free today.

Download on the App Store

*Requires iOS 13.6 or later

The best iPhone screen recorder. For free.

TechSmith Capture brings powerful screen recording technology to your mobile devices. You can easily record apps and other content for video demos, presentations, and tutorials. The possibilities are endless.

Download on the App Store

Record your screen.
Wherever you are.

Demonstrate a process

Record yourself walking someone through a process. Add voice commentary over your screen recording.

Give feedback

Review documents and images, and offer feedback straight from your mobile device. TechSmith Capture uses the screen recording capability in iOS 11 so you can record your thoughts anywhere.

Create App Store videos

Make App Store video previews to show people exactly how your app works and what sets it apart from the crowd.

Record gameplay

Easily record your gameplay and share your best gaming moments online. Choose whether to simply record the screen or add audio from your microphone.

How to record the screen on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod

TechSmith's iPhone screen recorder lets you record your screen without jailbreak.


Step 1: Enable screen recording on your iOS device

  1. Start recording by opening the Settings app on your device

  2. Choose Control Center > Customize Controls 

  3. Scroll down and click the plus sign next to Screen Recording


Step 2: Set up your screen recorder

  1. Swipe up from the bottom of the screen and press the screen recording button.

  2. Then select TechSmith Capture.

  3. Tap the Microphone Audio button if you would like to record audio.


Step 3: Record your screen

  1. Tap Start Broadcast when you’re ready to start the recording. Close the Control Center and walk through the process you want to record.

  2. When you want to stop recording, swipe up from the bottom of the screen and tap the Screen Recording button, or tap the red status bar at the top of the screen to instantly stop recording.

  3. Finally, your recording is saved and ready to share.

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Supported Devices

iPhone: iPhone X, iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone SE, iPhone 5s

iPad: 12.9-inch iPad Pro (1st and 2nd generation), 10.5-inch iPad Pro, 9.7-inch iPad Pro, iPad Air 2, iPad Air, iPad (5th generation), iPad mini 4, iPad mini 3, iPad mini 2

iPod touch: iPod touch (5th generation)