10 Best Video Editing Software of 2020

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What is Video Editing Software?

These are the software to customize video according to the best. Customize means, you can edit, trim, cut, merge, audio, video, and etc. whatever you wanna alter or add can be done by video editing software. These software make your work easier to handle a lengthy or high resolution video. Video editing software mostly used by professional but now there are so many software that gives user-friendly environment, thus a beginner can use a video editing software.

How to Choose Video Editing Software?

It depends on several point. Those are,

Experience: If you are a beginner/professional you need to pick according to your experience. If you choose the wrong software and it is not user-friendly then you would be stuck to learn it first or in case of professional you would like to do editing in detail.

Paid or Free: There are so many paid/free software are available in the market. It all depends on your requirement, what level of work you are going to do. If you want great quality videos and music and should have immense effects then you have to go to paid ones OR if your requirement is not too high to purchase an editing tool then you should to use free video editing software.

User-Friendly: A video editing software should be user-friendly. It helps a beginner a lot.

10 Best Video Editing Software are listed below:

  1. Adobe Premiere Pro CC 

Adobe Premiere Pro CC is the best in each segment. It supports Windows, Mac both platform. It’s key feature is multi-cam & 3D editing. You can do unlimited video tracks, Premiere Pro CC provide free trial. It is best for professional. It is bit hard on Premiere Pro to edit video of singing or dancing. This video editing software has professional level features.

  • Platform: Windows, Mac
  • Key Feature: Multi-cam & 3-D editing
  • Video Tracks: Unlimited
  • Free Trial: 7-days free trial for new user

2. Hitfilm Express

Hitfilm Express is a powerful editor with addition of suit your needs. It supports both Windows, Mac operating system. It has over 180 visual effects and 2-D and 3-D composition. It is a free video editing software. It provides each and every feature that a professional requires. So you can do high resolution video editing.

  • Platform: Windows, Mac
  • Feature: 180+ visual effects & 2-D, 3-D composition
  • Paid or Free: It is a free video editing software.

3. Lightworks


Lightworks is an extremely powerful editing platform. It supports Windows, Mac, Linux and OS X operating system. The exciting thing is this level of heavy editing tool is free. Now you don’t have to worry about the features and output. Lightworks is the best editing software for Windows 10.

  • Platform: Windows, Mac, Linux, OS X
  • Free and Powerful Platform

4. Pinnacle Studio Ultimate



  • Color Grading
  • 360-Degree Video Editing
  • Premium Effects
  • Screen Recorder
  • Motion Tracking
  • Keyframe Controls
  • Audio Ducking

Pinnacle is a powerful video editing software. Pinnacle gives you a fine projects as per your expectations. It is too advanced in keyframe and audio tools. Pinnacle Studio Ultimate is fully loaded with advanced tools. It unlock your creative potential and easy to customize everything. This collection is productive and efficient in the manner of editing with dual monitor. It responses quickly and shows affects efficiently.

  • Platform:  Windows
  • Free Trial: 30-days money back guarantee
  • Best for: Beginners

5. Adobe Premiere Elements

Adobe Premiere Elements supports Windows, Mac operating system. It is not as heavy software as Premiere Pro CC. It doesn’t take large amount of storage and don’t need to allocate large space in RAM.  Video stabilization, face detection, and automatic motion tracking is it’s key features. No limitation in video tracks. You can try it on a free trial period of 7-days.

  • Platform: Windows, Mac
  • Storage Allocation: It takes less storage and RAM allocation
  • Key Features: Video stabilization, face detection, automatic motion tracking
  • Free Trial: Get a 7-days free trial for new user.

6. Filmora

Filmora is the best free video editing software for beginners and professional. They have covered 230+ countries and regions. They have 600K+ highly satisfied customers all over the world. It is a powerful tool to edit in 4K and gives you a perfect quality. The system requirement is not so high. You don’t need to spend on your system neither on other video editing software. Filmora9 gives you everything without charging a penny.

  • Specification:  Filmora doesn’t not need highly assembled system to use in a proper manner.
  • Create Without Limitation: Now you don’t need to think about too much of quality and performance. You have the rights to create your reality with your creativity.
  • 100 Media Layers:
  • Platform: Windows, Mac
  • Never Miss A Beat:  Filmora provides royalty free sound effects and music to give your video impact.
  • 4K Support:  It supports 4K.

7. Corel Video Studio Ultimate

Corel Video Studio Ultimate is a user-friendly video editing software.It is intuitive, fun, and creative to work on Corel Video Studio Ultimate. It’s so simple to use it for a novice. Corel Video Studio Ultimate runs on Windows only. It’s key features are color correction, real-time effects. It supports HD, 4K, and 360-degree view editing feature.

  • Platform: Windows
  • Key Features:  Color correction, real-time effects
  • Free Trial: 30-days money back guarantee
  • Multiple Camera Editing: Now Capture & edit are doable from multiple cameras.
  • Easy Edit
  • Record, Edit, Mix Audio

8. DaVinci Resolve

DAVINCI RESOLVE is a free video editing tool. It comes to work Windows, Mac, Linux operating system. It’s key feature is great color correction, fair light audio tools, multi-user collabration. DaVinci provide a powerful audio post production. It reduces the distress of a beginner to choose a free, but also best in the feature video editing software.

  • Platform: Windows, Mac, Linux
  • Powerful Audio Production:
  • Great Color Correction: DaVinci provides to change a subtle color correction feature with great quality and wide feature to set the reality.
  • Fairlight Features:

9. Blender

Blender is a open source 3D creation tool. It is totally free. Blender 2.82 is the latest version. It’s working platform are Windows, Mac, and Linux. Blender has cycle render engine, this feature makes it powerful unbiased path-tracer engine. It also provide high quality of VFX, Sculpt, UV, and Animation & Rigging.

  • Story Art, Drawing 2D in 3D Combine 2D with 3D right viewport, layers and colors for stroke fill.
  • Animation & Rigging: Envelope, skeleton and automatic skinning, curve editor and dope sheets.
  • VFX: Blender is the best tracker in market. Auto & manual tracking, powerful camera reconstruction
  • Cycle Render Engine: Real time view port review, CPU & GPU rendering, etc.

10. VSDC Free Video Editor

VSDC add special effects and text that enlarge the format.It is totally free video editing software. VSDC supports wide range of file format. It can be run only on Windows. It has built-in DVD burner, video stabilizer, chart tool. VSDC exports variety of format. It is good in presentations.


In my opinion, Filmora is the best free video editing software that gives you everything from beginner to professional. It is better than other video editing tools. Everything (in case of quality, performance, libraries, sound effects and supports 4K) it gives tremendous output. System requirement to run it, is not so high. You can try it in 30-days money back guarantee, if you won’t like it then you would get your money back. It goes in detail for professionals and  easy to use for beginners.