KIK messenger has launched its Video App for sharing video clips of any length to your friends.
Most of the times we wish to send videos to our friends to explain the situation correctly or just for fun. We are going to learn how to do that here.
KIK video app provides you with the best app to do this. It is mostly useful while sharing ideas and explaining things properly to your friends.
What’s so special about KIK video app?
Many times when you want to send a video, there’s a limit of length to it and sending takes long time or sometimes it does not upload/send due to some error.
Many messaging apps provide this option of sending videos but they can’t be shared properly through them if the size is larger.
Sometimes the issue is seen that video uploads to some percentage and then the sending stops or slows down.
Therefore, video app provides you with the best alternative in the form of KIK video app. This allows you to share videos through the messenger, text or email.
Is KIK Video App free?
Just like KIK messenger, this KIK video app is also free to download. You can have this app on your device easily if you an internet access. So, the only requirement is to have an internet connection.
Enable Wi-Fi connection on your phone by going to ‘phone settings’. Then going to Wi-Fi and turn it ON.
Also, make sure that your friends with whom you want to share the video have a KIK account. Because this app is only available for people using KIK messenger and have a profile in KIK.
One of the good features of this app is that the video that is sent through KIK can be saved to the phone. Then they can be sent via email or text.
For saving, just click on the video and hold. For full-screen mode, video can be downloaded by tapping in the top corner of the screen.
How to download KIK Video app
It is available for all operating systems, so you don’t have to worry about having a specific device. It works perfectly in Android/iOS. This app is available on app store or Google Play store of your cell phones and you can easily download it on your device. Follow the following steps to get this app.
1. Go to mobile play store, type “KIK video App” in the search bar.
2. Tap on the app and click “install”. Wait for a few seconds till the app is installed.
3. Then go to the folder in which downloaded app is present on your phone.
With this easy method, you can have this app to your phone. After launching the video KIK app, it will give an option of sharing it with people. But you can skip this and add recipients of your choice later.
Updating Video App
Make sure that you are using the most recent version of this app. Check for any updates and then download them. For iOS, click on “settings”, choose “Help and About US” and then “Update KIK”.
For Android, open the Play Store and click on KIK Messenger and download updates.
How to use KIK video app?
Once you have the download the KIK video app in your phone, you can easily share videos by following steps.
1. Click on the icon of KIK video app.
2. Go to the contacts on the app and tap on “+” sign in the message area of the desired recipient.
3. Click on the video source of either “camera” or “gallery”, from where you want to share the video. Press the button and hold it to record the video if you want to make a new video through this app.
4. Click on the option on the bottom right to send the video.
5. Then wait until the video is uploaded and sent.
Editing of the Video
You can edit the uploaded video to make it shorter if you want. Just slide the yellow bars to right and left.
In order to shorten the saved video, go to the gallery and select the video. Press and hold the video and it will show you the option of editing.
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KIK Video App Interface
The interface of KIK video app is very simple and easy to comprehend. It looks just like a shooting camera and its resolution is highly pixelated. The movement in the camera is staggered to cut down the size of your video and make it easy to send.
Therefore, the video quality is a little bit affected by this and looks like shot on VHS and then converted to digital. However, this app still provides the best video sharing experience with free and better quality of videos.
Pros and Cons of KIK Video App
As with every app, there are certain pros and cons of KIK video app. You can share the videos of any length and integrates really well with KIK messenger. You can easily share the video with your KIK friends through it.
Its controls are just the same as that of a camera so it’s easy to control and is quite familiar to the users. You can make a new video instantly through this app or you can share an already present video in your phone’s gallery.
The negative point is that it is difficult to share long videos through texts or email by this app and the shots are very pixelated and irregular.
Review of KIK video app
Many users are of the view that this app is quite good for sharing videos. But the quality is affected through it. Sometimes it is also seen that the video does not upload completely and stops while being sent. This is a problem which is reported by many customers.
So, to tackle this problem, install another app of “Default App Manager Lite”. By this app you can clear the defaults for your video player apps and video can be sent then through KIK video app.
Start Sharing Videos
So, KIK video app is a must have if you want to share videos of any length with your KIK friends and can be used for a longer run time. Extend your experience with KIK via enabling this video app and enjoy.