How to Rotate 3GP Video
3GP, similar to MP4 format, is widely used on 3G mobile phones to store shoot videos. However, many 3GP video could not be played normally on the computer because they are shot in the wrong angle. You have to tilt your head each time to watch 3GP videos. Is there a way to rotate 3GP permanently so that you can view it the right way up?
Yes, you are in the right place. Wondershare Video Editor rotates 3GP video by any degrees and in any direction. Besides, it lets you edit 3GP videos with all common editing tools including Split, Crop, Trim, Merge, etc., apply video effects, add animated titles and share 3GP video on YouTube and TV.
Step 1: Import 3GP files to rotate
The program comes with an album to organize your media files. This way, it also avoids changing your original 3GP file. To rotate 3GP video, first import it to the program either by clicking "Import" button on the primary windows, or by dragging and dropping files from File Explorer to the User's Album.
Step 2: Rotate 3GP file
To rotate 3GP video, you need to first drag it from the User's Album to the video track on the Timeline. Then double click the 3GP video thumbnail to display the editing panel. The Rotate options locate on top (4 buttons introduced below). Just click each to rotate or flip your 3GP video. You can immediately see the result in the left preview window.
1: Rotate 3GP video 90 degrees clockwise and continuously so that you can also rotate video 180 degrees, 270 degrees and rotate back to the original position.
2: Rotate 3GP video 90 degrees anticlockwise and continuously, similar to the above Rotate option but in anti-direction.
3: Flip 3GP video horizontally, upside down.
4: Flip 3GP video vertical, left to right.
Rotating 3GP tips: What's the differences between Rotate and Flip?
The rotation doesn't change the shape of 3GP video. It just changes the position of part of it. But Flip will change the shape of 3GP video. With the Flip, the side which originally faced upwards will face down, like reflection.
Step 3: Export 3GP video
When your 3GP video has been rotated upright, click "Create" button to save it to a new file either in 3GP or other formats. All regular video formats are supported including 3GP, MOV, M4V, MP4, AVI, WMV, FLV, MPEG, etc. Just choose a target format in "Format" tab of the windows that appears. If you want to play 3GP video on iPhone, iPad and iPod, switch to "Device" tab and select a device. You can also directly upload 3GP videos to YouTube or burn to DVD discs with your DVD burner.
3GP Rotation tips:
1. Wondershare Video Editor comes with more than 50 video effects to enhance your 3GP videos in no time.
2. The 3GP videos on the Video track of Timeline will be merged into one file without interval and with optional transition effects.