Top Editing Software 2019

01. Adobe Premiere Pro CC

The best video editing software for Windows

Platform: Windows and Mac | Key features: Multi-cam editing, 3D editing | Video tracks: Unlimited | Free trial: Yes | Best for: Professionals and enthusiasts

  • Excellent automatic functions
  • Industry standard video editing tool
  • Free trial available
  • Dedicated companion app

02. Final Cut Pro X

The best video editor you can get for your Mac

Platform: Mac | Key features: Muti-cam editing, intelligent colour balancing | Video tracks: Unlimited | Free trial: 30-day | Best for: Professionals and enthusiasts

  • Versatile and powerful editing
  • Brilliant interface
  • Makes sense for Apple users
  • Expensive

03. Adobe Premiere Elements 2019

A great all-round video editor to suit most users

Platform: Windows and Mac | Key features: Video stabilisation, face detection, automatic motion tracking | Video tracks: Unlimited | Free trial: Yes | Best for: Professionals and enthusiasts

04. Adobe Premiere Rush

All the Adobe goodness but on your mobile

Platform: Android, iOS | Key features: In-app motion graphics, 4K support | Free trial: Free starter plan | Best for: Enthusiasts on mobile

  • All can be done in the app
  • Excellent for sound editing
  • Ideal if you already know Adobe
  • Don’t rely on limited free plan