AI Video Maker

Easily create professional videos in minutes right in your browser. Say goodbye to cameras, microphones and actors!

  • Create videos from text
  • Communicate in 130+ languages
  • No video editing experience required
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How to create high-quality videos using AI

Step 1: Write a video script

Focus on the most essential information, and keep it short - no more than 3-4 sentences per video slide.

Step 2: Choose a template

Find a template that fits your specific use case from the 60+ video templates available on Synthesia STUDIO.

Step 3: Type in your text

Take the video script you created in the first step, copy your text, and paste it slide by slide into the script box on the video canvas.

Step 4: Add visuals

Make your video pop by adding AI avatars, text, images, videos, animations, transitions and more.

Step 5: Generate video

All you need to do is click 'Generate video', and the tool will work its magic.

Learn more here.

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Key features of Synthesia's online video maker

Synthesia is so much more than an online video editor. Here are the main features that enable you to turn plain text into stunning videos.

Create videos in 130+ languages

Want to go multilingual? Communicate in any of our 130+ languages and connect to your audience worldwide.

  • 130+ languages
  • 400+ voices
  • Closed captions included


Leverage AI video presenters

Make your video stand out by using realistic AI-generated video presenters. Just paste in your script, choose a presenter and voice, and see the magic happen.

  • 120+ AI presenters
  • Diverse and realistic avatars
  • Custom avatars available


Fully customizable templates

Check out our professionally-designed video templates. We have templates for every video type: review videos, business videos, promo videos, educational videos, explainer videos... We can keep going, but you get the idea.

  • 60+ video templates
  • Fully-customizable
  • Professionally-designed


Create a video in just a few clicks

With Synthesia's online video maker, creating videos is as easy as writing an email. Simply type in your text, choose an AI avatar, and download your video!

Edit videos on as you please

Make creative videos with text animations, images, audio, and more. Use our library of templates and stock media or upload your own.

Video maker tutorials and support

Using an online video editor shouldn't be difficult. That's why we made sure to create detailed video guides and editing tutorials to guide you through the process.

Synthesia Avatars

Below you can demo the avatars currently available on Synthesia.

Here's what else you get with Synthesia's AI video maker

Create and edit videos from scratch directly in your browser using built-in AI features. No editing tools or skills required.

All features

See the overview of all features available in Synthesia STUDIO.
Text to video
Transform simple text into professional-looking video for the first time ever. Videos can be up to 30 minutes long.
60+ Languages
We currently support 60+ different languages. We are constantly adding more accents and voices to the platform. See languages here.
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60+ AI avatars
With Synthesia you have out-of-the-box access to 40+ avatars. We are always adding more presenters to the platform. See them here.
Custom avatars
You can easily create your own presenter. It takes only 5 minutes. This is a paid add-on feature. Read more about it here.
Custom backgrounds
Easily upload any image or video as a background to your videos. Ideal resolution is 1920x1080.
Audio uploads
Record real voice clips and upload them to create video clips with your AI presenter. Only available in the corporate version.
Background music
We have prepared a selection of background music that you can freely add as a background sound to your videos.
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MP4 downloads
Each video comes in Full HD (1920x1080) resolution and you can freely download them from the platform.
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Video sharing pages
Each video gets a dedicated video sharing page. Easily share the video with your colleagues or clients or embed it on your website.
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Multi-slide videos
Combine several Synthesia videos into one video. Now you can create rich slide deck video experiences in just a few minutes.
Update video content
With Synthesia, you can simply duplicate the video, change the text and have an updated version of a video in just a few minutes.
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Add text, images, shapes
Add additional text, image or shape elements to your videos directly in Synthesia. No more annoying switching between different tools.

See examples of videos you can generate with Synthesia

Anyone can become a video creator with Synthesia with no prior knowledge. Here are some of the most popular use cases.

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Using Synthesia, we developed a virtual facilitator to guide learners through a training session, which resulted in over 30% increase in engagement our of e-learning.

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With Synthesia, it took me less than a week to turn 30 help articles into 2-minute videos. It's super intuitive and easy to use.

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Thanks to the explainer videos created with Synthesia, we booked 35% more meetings compared to previous trade shows.

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See why people like you choose Synthesia

Beautiful and powerful results with little effort
We have built a training academy for our SaaS product with Synthesia. It currently consist of 39 videos over nine courses. Synthesia has enabledus to iterate
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Synthesia - Dan
Great product with even greater customer support
Synthesia allows us fast video productions with impressive results. It´s a great problem solver for our internal communication as well as for our training
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Easy-to-use and immediate wow-effect
The fact that you can create a video in multiple languages and change it in a sec after you found a mistake or the information changed is a breeze.
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The tool I have been waiting for years

Synthesia is straightforward to use. No additional peripherals, like cams and microphones needed. The results are impressive. Everything is optimized, so you are not forced to decide on tens of confusing settings.

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Synthesia client - Diego R.
A great tool for creating videos!

As an educational institution, we need to produce educational materials in 2 languages. Synthesia helps us to create high quality content in both languages, saving time and money — without compromising on quality.

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Synthesia client - Nataly R.
Great product with even greater customer support

Synthesia allows us to use video for situations we do not normally have resources for. So far, it has been used for product training, internal communication or explaining new processes.

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Jana M.
Beautiful and powerful results with little effort

We have built a training academy for our SaaS product with Synthesia. We managed to produce 20 professional-looking training videos in just three weeks.

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Tue S. Synthesia custoemr
Great resource for Training & Communication initiatives

We're using Synthesia to create explainer videos. It's just easier, faster, and more cost-effective to use Synthesia than to record an actual person doing the explanation.

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Synthesia customer - Luis F.G

Got questions about making videos?

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I make a video online?

The easiest way to make a video online is to use an online video maker or online video editor. These tools allow you to create and edit videos with no editing experience or expensive editing tools.

Video makers usually feature easy-to-use drag-and-drop functionality and a large collection of video templates, stock video clips, animated stickers, and images. Most of these tools also allow you to upload your own creative assets, like photos, music, a brand logo and video clips.

How do I make a video clip?

Making a video clip using Synthesia's video editing tool STUDIO is as easy as writing an email and only takes 4 steps:

  1. Create a Synthesia account. We offer Personal and Corporate plans to suit your exact needs. You can also create your first video for free if you don't want to commit just yet.
  2. Choose an AI video avatar, language for the audio, and any of our video templates if applicable.
  3. Personalize your video content: add music tracks, photos, a screen background, shapes and text to make your videos stand out.
  4. Download and share. You can embed the video on your website, or upload it to YouTube, Facebook, and other social media channels, or simply share it with your friends.

Where can I use Synthesia videos?

The use cases for videos produced in Synthesia are ever-growing, but the biggest uses include:

  1. Organic video marketing strategy
  2. YouTube channel
  3. Social channels like Facebook, Instagram stories, TikTok video, LinkedIn posts
  4. Learning & Development, e.g. employee training videos
  5. Website landing page videos to drive brand or product awareness
  6. Any use that doesn't include paid promotion

We would like to point out, that using videos made with Synthesia in any form of paid advertising is not allowed. That includes paid ads on Facebook, YouTube, Instagram, TikTok, or any other social media, as well as TV ads.

What is the best free online video maker?

We believe that the best video maker is the one that allows any user, no matter the experience, to easily create videos and get creative with the process.

A tool like Synthesia simplifies the video editing and creation process while allowing users to customize videos as they please. Create, edit, customize, and download videos in just a few clicks. Explore our selection of video templates for inspiration and create videos for yourself or your business/brand in minutes.

Ready to create your own videos?

Create an account and get started.
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Our +380.000 employees, no matter in which country, must have the same skills profile. Synthesia STUDIO helps us create training videos in 16 languages, fast.
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