Top Applications for Recording iPhone Screen

Last updated on June 1, 2017 by JoKelly

best iphone recordersOne common question from iPhone users is how they record their screen. Due to there not being much available on the market in terms of iPhone screen recorder apps, a lot of people are left not being able to achieve this. Luckily, there is a lot of third party software available to achieve this. In the past the only way to do this was to jailbreak your phone. In this article we will show you some great tapps to record your iPhone screen without having to jailbreak it.

iPhone Screen Recorder (Software)

iphone screen recorder

With the iPhone Screen Recorder program, you are able to take advantage and get the most out of the AirPlay function which is available on all Apple devices. With this program, there is no need for you to jail-break your device. Some of the features that this program consists of are:

Bigger Screen – The small screen on Apple devices, and mobile devices in general, can often push people away from using them. This is a big reason for people using the AirPlay feature, allowing them to view their once small display, on a much bigger screen.

Upload Recordings Instantly – Once the video has been recorded, the AceThinker iPhone Screen Recorder will allow you to instantly upload the video. The program has the built in feature to allow you to upload directly to file sharing website without any issues.


Flexible Recording – One of the best features is that you’re able to use this whenever you need to. As long as the computer or laptop has the screen recording software installed, you’re able to view your screen on the go. There are no limits to what you can put on the screen and where you’re able to record it.

iRec (iOS App)

irec screen recorder

While iRec isn’t an application which can be downloaded from the Apple app store, it is still one of the best options that are out there for screen recording on an iPhone. In order for you to gain access to the iRec app, you must download it through an alternate app store, the app store. Another advantage of having iRec is that you do not need to jailbreak your phone for it. This is a great program for those who do not have a computer or who prefer not to use one when recording their iPhone screen. This also allows users to do this on the move if a computer is not required for it.

QuickTime Player (Mac Only)

quicktime recorder

If you have a Mac computer, then the chances are that you’ve heard of QuickTime player and possibly even have some experience using the program. QuickTime is the Apple equivalent of Windows Media Player. The primary function of the program is to listen and watch media but what some people aren’t aware of is the programs ability to record the screen.

The simplicity provided by QuickTime player allows for you to connect your iPhone and easily record the display. One of the only disadvantagesbeing that the recording which is produced is given in MOV format, which has proven to be unpopular among a lot of people.


JoKelly is a dedicated writer for AceThinker and has years of experience in reviewing software, the digital world and much more. She likes to evaluate multiple solutions for specific needs and she contributes to articles regarding She contributes to articles regarding mobile screencast tips. Last updated on June 1, 2017

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