I am gonna show show how to take a Snapchat video without keep your finger lay on the record button so you can make a video with your hands freely moving around.
Sometimes we can’t freely to record a Snapchat video when one hand must hold the phone to keep pressing the record button. To take a picture, you can use your headphone’s button as a trigger button so you can take a picture without touching the phone, and then how about record video? whether you need to install another apps to do a hands-free video? Here’s how to do it,
How to record a Snapchat video without hands on iPhone
From your iPhone, go to Settings –> General –> Accessibility. Under “Interactiotion” section, select AssistiveTouch.
Turn AssistiveTouch by swap it, then tap on Create New Gesture. Press and hold on the screen until the blue bar is finish, then give the gesture a name, i’am giving it name Jdir just to make it simple and quick.
Now open your Snapchat app to record a video, after you created a new gesture, you will see this little transparent icon hovering, tap on it, and then tap on the star icon called Custom and select Jdr or the name of the gesture you have created before.
Move the little black circle icon to the Snapchat record button to begin recording a Snapchat video, loose your finger and it will push the button for you. Now you can freely move your hands while recording the video:
How to record a Snapchat video without hands on Android
What about Android? there is no AssistiveTouch in Android, so how to create a Snapchat video with hands free using Android phone? Yes, it is possible to do it and even a lot easier. So i am using Samsung S4 to run Snapchat, here is what i am doing:
You can also use the volume button as the shutter to record a video. Get a hair tie or rubberband and stretch over the top of the phone. Launch your Snapchat app and move the rubberband until it hold down the volume button, and your hands is free to move around while taking a Snapchat video.
Thanks for Matt Berger on youtube for this genius and brilliant idea.