AI Video Summarizer

  1. Transcribe and Summarize with timestamps any video in seconds
  2. Get concise, informative AI summaries and AI notes of the key points.
  3. Free and easy to use AI-powered video summarizer.
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Brands that use ScreenApp, including Nike, Deloitte, Tesla and Foodpanda
Brands that use ScreenApp, including Nike, Deloitte, Tesla and Foodpanda
Brands that use ScreenApp, including Nike, Deloitte, Tesla and Foodpanda

Benefits of Video Summarizer

ScreenApp's Video Summarizer, an efficient MP4 summarizer among other formats is an efficient tool that saves time and improves productivity when trying to review video content. Here are some of the major benefits:


Quickly summarizes long videos, turning extensive content into brief, focused summaries. This is ideal for gaining an overview without viewing the entire video. It also converts videos into text, aiding in transcription.

Advanced Technology

Utilizes Natural Language Processing (NLP) to extract crucial information while preserving context, constantly updating its technology for accurate, current summaries.

Ease of Use

User-friendly interface where you simply paste a video URL and click "Summarize." Includes a free trial and a comprehensive user guide.


Offers unlimited summarizations with no restrictions on character count or length.

Privacy and Safety

Ensures privacy by not saving or using videos for third-party purposes.

Enhanced Learning and Research

Assists in research and learning by providing concise summaries of complex information.

Improved Accessibility and Multitasking

Generates transcripts and notes that can be used for multitasking, allowing users to listen to summaries without viewing the full video.

Sharing and Collaboration

Facilitates easy sharing of summarized content for collaboration or social sharing.


Understand a video in another language with our video translator

Better Decision-Making

Helps in determining the relevance of a video by providing a concise summary or notes.

ScreenApp's combination of speed, versatility, and advanced technology makes it a valuable asset for a wide range of users, from students to professionals.

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Who is Video Summarizer perfect for?

Summarizing long and complex videos

  • Lectures: ScreenApp can help students and professionals quickly grasp the main points of long and complex video lectures, without having to waste time taking notes manually.
  • Live events: ScreenApp can be used to summarize live events, such as government meetings, conferences, and webinars, making it easier to stay up-to-date on important news and information.
  • Generate AI meeting summary from Zoom, Google meet and team meetings
  • Research: ScreenApp can be used to summarize research papers and videos, helping researchers to quickly identify the key findings and save time.

Saving time

  • One-click solution: ScreenApp's video summarizer is a one-click solution for saving time on long videos. Simply upload your video and ScreenApp will generate a summary for you in seconds.
  • Learning: ScreenApp can help students to save time on studying by summarizing educational videos and textbooks.
  • Work: ScreenApp can help professionals to save time on work by summarizing training videos, meeting videos, and customer support videos.

Assisting in research, study, and learning

  • Research: ScreenApp can help researchers to quickly identify the key findings of research papers and videos.
  • Study: ScreenApp can help students to learn more effectively by summarizing educational videos and textbooks.
  • Learning: ScreenApp can be used to summarize any type of video, including instructional or entertainment videos, making it a valuable tool for lifelong learning.

Creating transcripts and summaries for videos

  • Transcripts: ScreenApp can be used to create text transcripts of videos, which can be helpful for students, professionals, and people who are deaf or hard of hearing.
  • Summaries: ScreenApp can be used to generate summaries of videos for YouTube video descriptions, promotional assets, or other purposes.

Generating leads and creating promotional assets

  • Leads: Sales teams can use ScreenApp to generate leads from videos and webinars by summarizing the key benefits and selling points of their products or services.
  • Promotional assets: ScreenApp can be used to create summaries of videos for promotional assets, such as blog posts, social media posts, and email newsletters.
Video library on Screen App of Screen recordings, zoom meetings and presentation

How to use Video Summarizer

1. Signup for a free ScreenApp account

2. Upload your video

To use the video summarizer feature in ScreenApp, the first step is to upload or record your video onto the platform. You can do this by clicking on the "Upload" or "New Recording" button on the dashboard and selecting the video file from your computer. Once the video has been uploaded, your video will be automatically transcribed.

Upload your videos

Optional: ScreenApp will identify speakers. You can tag your speakers to give your summaries richer cont


3. Summarize your video

Once your video is transcribed, click 'summarize' from the action bar. ScreenApp will display a complete timestamped summary of your video.

Timestamped Summary will automatically display in your description

4. Select other Video Summary methods

ScreenApp offers different summarization options such as key points, highlights, and summary. Choose the option that best suits your needs or write your own prompt by clicking on "Ask AI"

Ask AI to Extract action items, write notes or extract knowledge

5. Review the summary

Once the summarization process is complete, you can review the summary generated by ScreenApp. The summary will highlight the key points and highlights of your video, making it easier for you to understand the content.

Generate Action items from video

Share and export

Finally, you can share the summary with your team or export it as a separate file. This feature is particularly useful for those who want to quickly review the content of a long video or share the key points with others.

Frequently asked Questions about Video Summarizer

What is a video summarizer?

A video summarizer is a tool that automatically generates a shorter version of a longer video, typically by identifying and extracting the most important information. Video summarizers can be used to save time and improve productivity by allowing viewers to quickly understand the main points of a video without having to watch the entire thing. They can also be useful for creating summaries of longer videos for presentations or reports.

How does a video summarizer work?

Video summarizers use a variety of techniques to identify the most important information in a video, such as:

  • Analyzing the video's transcript
  • Identifying named entities and relationships

Once the video summarizer has identified the most important information, it generates a summary that typically includes key phrases, highlights, and timestamps. This makes it easy for viewers to quickly understand the main points of the video and jump to specific sections of the video if they want more information.

What type of AI do you use to Summarize videos?

We use Generative AI to transcribe videos and a Large Language Model to summarize text into a summary.

Does ScreenApp's Video Summarizer work on YouTube videos?

Yes, ScreenApp's Video Summarizer works on YouTube videos. You can either record the video directly from YouTube using our AI Screen Recorder, or you can download the video and then upload it to ScreenApp. Once the video is uploaded, ScreenApp will automatically summarize it for you.

What are the benefits of using a video summarizer?

There are many benefits to using a video summarizer, including:

  • Save time and improve productivity: Video summarizers can save viewers time by allowing them to quickly understand the main points of a video without having to watch the entire thing. This can be especially helpful for busy professionals who need to stay up-to-date on industry trends or students who need to study for exams.
  • Create summaries of longer videos for presentations or reports: Video summarizers can be used to create summaries of longer videos for presentations or reports. This can be helpful for communicating complex information in a clear and concise way.
  • Improve accessibility: Video summarizers can help to make videos more accessible for people with disabilities. For example, people who are deaf or hard of hearing can use video summarizers to read a transcript of the video.

Can ScreenApp's video summarizer be used for any type of video?

Yes, ScreenApp's video summarizer can be used for any type of video, including:

  • Webinars
  • Training videos
  • Presentations
  • Educational videos
  • Marketing videos
  • And more!

Can I summarize Audio too?

Yes! You can summarize your audio files such as mp3, WMA, WAV, AAC and FLAC with our Audio Summarizer.

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I have been using ScreenApp for over 5 months now and it has been the biggest time saver for me. As a mentor and advisor, I spend a handful of hours every week speaking with students and mentees. ScreenApp records and automatically helps me summarize all the videos. The best part is that I can follow up with questions and their AI will give me the answers in seconds. I generally ask ‘What were the actionable takeaways?’ and it will accurately pull through the items and present them in an organised message.



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