Best 5 Amazing Free Screencasting Tools For Product Demos

Creating a professional product demos in videos is not difficult if you have the right tools. If you are affordable to purchase some professional demos creators like Camtasia Studio or Filmora video editor would be great. But, if you want free programs, take a look at my below suggestions:

Best 5 Amazing free screencasting tools for product demos 

All these programs have been reviewed carefully by our experts in 2017. All software are optimized for creating videos to describe about your products and services.

1. ActivePresenter – Free tools + feature rich editing package

ActivePresenter has all tools you need to create product demos videos from screen recording capability, special video editing tools for product demos such as: zoom n pan, blur effect, highlight video, add shapes or text to the videos and so on. It can render your videos into MP4, AVI, WebM, MKV for uploading online or sharing with your customers.

ActivePresenter Editing tools

2. VSDC free video editor – Free tool + editing features + video effects

Like ActivePresenter, VSDC video editor is designed for screencasting purposes. It is a good choice for you to make product demo with lots of editing features such as: annotations, zoom and pan, add text, sub titles plus video effects

Edit Your Videos in multiple Scenes

3. OBS Studio – Free tools + live Streaming function

The third free tools to make product demos you should use is OBS Studio. This is a free, powerful screen recorder plus live streaming function which mean that you can record your product demos and broadcast it live on YouTube and many other online sharing channel. Though it doesn’t have editing tools like ActivePresenter or VSDC.

OBS live streaming

4. Apowersoft – Free, online tool + editor

If you don’t want to download and install on your computer or just want to create a quick product demos for sharing online, i would suggest you go for Apowersoft free screen recorder. This is an online app which means you don’t need to download anything. You can record directly online as long as you have good internet connection. Their built-in video editor is really simple and easy to use. After finished, you can choose to save your videos or upload directly to YouTube, Vimeo and so on.

apowersoft free screen recorder interface
Apowersoft free screen recorder interface

5. Icecream free screen recorder – Free screencasting tools + Drawing tools

Last free tool I want to recommend to you for making product demos video is Icecream free screen recorder. Although, it limits recording time at 10 minutes and no editing tools at all. However, it is easy to use for recording screen and take screenshot plus drawing tools

Icecream Screen Recorder Interface

Bottom line

Take a look at my suggestion on these free screencasting tools for making product demos video and share with us your comment.

Good luck!


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