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While you’re making a video clip on your iPhone 7/8 at your friend’s surprise birthday party and unfortunately it stops when she’s about to cut the cake, you may feel angry yet helpless just because your iPhone turned out to be a victim of low storage space.

For all the video and movie buffs owning iPhones, the most prevalent problem arises when the iPhone 7/8 video memory is occupied entirely. Nothing eats up your iPhone’s memory like the video monster. Well, the “video monster “is actually the album that’s brims your iPhone’s memory with tons of videos. If you’re a movie enthusiast like me, I’m sure your iPhone 7/8 must be having a large video file of the most recent movie released.

Skimming through some effective ways of releasing iPhone video memory, here we share the list of the three best options ever to make huge space on your iPhone.

Method 1 Reduce iPhone 7 Video Storage from Videos App

Keeping all videos onn your iPhone 7/8 will make the memory large. Getting rid of unnecessary videos from iPhone is easy through a more informed way. This is a manual method.

Step 1: Launch Videos app on your iPhone. Tap "Movies", "TV Shows" or "Home Videos".
Step 2: Click "Edit" at the top right corner.
Step 3: Tap the delete button at the top left corner of the video you don't want. Hit "Done" to back to normal status.

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Before deleting videos on your iPhone 7/8 to free up storage space, you’d better to back it up to iTunes or computer to avoid the permanent loss of the videos. Above mentioned method, you are able to delete one video at a time, if you want to remove many videos at the same time, you should try another way.

Method 2 Remove iPhone 7 Videos from iTunes

Another easy way to remove videos that have been synced from a computer is through using iTunes. The procedure of deleting is involves syncing new folder entailing videos from iTunes to delete them permanently.

Step 1: Make sure you have the latest iTunes on your computer and link your iPhone 7/8 to it.
Step 2: Go to "Movies" or "TV Shows" under your device name.
Step 3: Select the videos you don't want. Right click on it and choose "Delete". The videos will be removed from iTunes library.
Step 4: Then click device tab at the top left corner. Go to "Movies" or "TV Shows" and hit "Sync" button at the bottom right corner. The videos will be deleted from your iPhone 7.

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Method 3 Delete iPhone Videos with Backup (iOS 11 Supported)

iMyFone Umate Pro / iMyFone Umate Pro for Mac is one of the best yet flawless space making software and iOS cleaner that promises to backup the videos retaining with no compromise on quality . For all the iOS users, it offers the most convenient and time-saving way to delete videos with a single click and a backup option as well.

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Step 1. Connect iPhone 7 to Your PC via cable.

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Step 2. Scan your iPhone  for a full space-saving analysis.

Choose "Large Files" , the program will scan the large files which over 5 MB.

Step 3. Select the videos that you want to remove and click "Back up & Delete".

iMyFone Umate will back up all the selected files to your PC and then delete them from your iOS device.

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Shining features:

1. Choose videos to remove according to different file sizes.

You can selectively choose video files that you want to keep and their respective sizes too. Moreover, you can remove those which are occupying massive space on your iPhone 7/8 through this exceptional space-saving software.

2. Back up all the selected large files before deleting.

Once you have sorted out which ones to sweep (typically the ones which are occupying tremendous space on your iOS device) then you may proceed to create a backup for them with iMyFone Umate before removing those bulky video files.

3. Selective deletion to keep useful ones on your iPhone for daily use

Kick away the outdated and time-consuming ways to release iPhone video memory. Selective deletion of videos allows you to keep the useful ones and sweep the old and unwanted files that have occupied huge space on your iOS device.


Instead of deleting videos from iOS device through time-consuming and tough techniques that appear as a bitter pill to all of us, it’s better to download the wondrous space making and video memory releasing software iMyFone Umate Pro that sweeps away videos selectively with less human intervention. Offering a great option creating backup of video files that are relatively larger in size is the best feature. Lastly, just one magical click is enough to free and release huge massive space that was previously occupied with large video files on your iOS 11 device.