Wanna add styles and rhythm to your TikTok videos by changing the TikTok video speed? We’ve got you covered.
In this tutorial, we will walk you through 2 quick and easy ways to speed up a video on TikTok using TikTok’s native speed controllers, plus 2 great workarounds to speed up a pre-recorded TikTok video online and on your phone (IOS and Android). So, let’s dive into it now!
Here’s What You Will Learn:
Here is a quick takeaway for how to speed up a video on TikTok:
With TikTok’s native speedometer controls, you can easily speed up a video
on TikTok when recording it or uploading a pre-recorded video.
The maximum speed on TikTok is 3x faster than the original TikTok video speed.
Currently, TikTok only allows you to speed up a TikTok video as a whole. If you only want to speed up parts of a TikTok video, you need to use other workarounds.
Of course, TikTok also offers two speeds (0.5x, 0.3x) to slow down a TikTik video.
How to Speed up a Video on TikTok When Recording It
Open TikTok and Head to Video Record Screen.
Tap the Speed Icon and Select 2x or 3x to Speed a TikTok Video. You May also Set the TikTok Video Duration (15 seconds, 60 seconds, or 3 minutes).
Tap the speedometer icon and set the speed for the TikTok video when recording.
Tap the Record Button and Record the TikTok Video as You Normally Do. Then, TikTok Will Automatically Speed up the Video at a Speed You Set.
Done with the Recording. Tap the Red Checkmark. Then You Can Preview the Accelerated TikTok Video and Tap Next to Add Titles, Hashtag, etc. to Post a TikTok Video.
Bonus: How to Speed a Video on TikTok But Not Sound
If you speed up a TikTok video with audio, the original audio recorded will be distorted or have an annoying high pitch. To speed up a video on TikTok without changing the sound, a great solution is to tap “Add Sound” first on TikTok and then tap the Speed icon to set the desired speed to speed up a video and record your TikTok video. Also, read how to add music to TikTok
How to Speed up a Video on TikTok When Uploading It
Very often, you have pre-recorded videos in the Camera Roll or Photo Gallery. You may also use TikTok’s speedometer to speed up the video when uploading it to TikTok.
Open TikTok and Tap the “+” Button. Then TikTok Will Open up Your Camera.
Tap the “Upload” Button and Select a Video from the Phone Album You’d Like to Speed Up and Tap Next.
Tap Upload and select a pre-recorded TikTok video.
Tap the Speedometer Button and Select 2x, 3x to Speed up the Tiktok Video and Tap Next.
Tap the speedometer icon and select 2x or 3x to speed up a TikTok video.
Proceed to Add Sounds, Effects, Texts, Stickers, Captions, Hashtags, and Tap the Post to Publish this TikTok Video.
How to Speed up a Pre-recorded TikTok Video Online by FlexClip
Well, though TikTok’s built-in speedometer offers you an easy way to speed up a video on TikTok when recording or uploading a TikTok video, you have no options to speed up parts of a video on TikTok.
To do so, a free and easy workaround is to speed up a pre-recorded TikTok video online with FlexClip. FlexClip is a user-friendly and feature-packed online video maker. You can easily use FlexClip’s TikTok video templates and drag and drop your images, and footage to customize your TikTok videos and trim and split clips, and speed up any parts of TikTok videos as you wish.
Speed up a pre-recorded TikTok video online by FlexClip.
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Select a TikTok Video Template, Preview, and Click the Customize Button.
Select a TikTok video template.
Upload Your TikTok Video to FlexClip from the Local PC or Mobile Phone.
Upload your TikTok video from the PC or mobile phone.
Drag and Drop Your TikTok Video to Replace the Premade Video.
Drag and drop your TikTok video to replace the pre-made video.
To Speed up Parts of TikTok Video: Use the Split Tool to Cut Off the Clips You Wish to Speed up and Click Speed Controller to Speed up the Clips 1.5x, 2x, 3x Faster.
Split parts of the TikTok video you wish to speed up and accelerate it.
Add Animated Texts, Dynamic Elements, and Music (Optional).
Add animated texts, elements, and music to your TikTok video.
Export the TikTok Video and Share.
Here is the resulting TikTok video from the above example:
Successfully speed up parts of a TikTok video by FlexClip
How to Speed up a TikTik Video on iPhone and Android by CapCut
Another flexible option to speed up a pre-recorded TikTok video before uploading it is to use CapCut, a free and powerful app, available to both iPhone and Android users.
Open CapCut and Import a Pre-recorded TikTok Vidoe onto the Timeline.
Tap “Edit” > “Speed” > Select Either “Normal” or “Curve” to Speed up a TikTok Video.
Select how to speed up a TikTok video on CapCut.
Normal (basic)：You can speed up the entire TikTok video at a speed from 2x to 100x faster.
The normal way to speed up a TikTok video on CapCut.
Curve (Advanced)：You can add multiple beats to the video and drag the curve upward to speed up a particular part of the TikTok video at any speed you wish. If you drag the curve downward, it will slow down the video.
Use Curve to speed up the TikTok video by CapCut.
Export and Share the Video to TikTok.
Now, It's Your Move
So, now you know how to speed up a video on TikTok in different ways. Which option do you find most helpful? Share this post on Facebook and leave your comments and tag us. We’d love to see your comments. Much appreciated!