What are the best GIF apps?

Whether you're the type of person who's always on the go or you're the happy-go-lucky kind, one thing is for sure: you love GIFs. Nobody can blame you, though. This photo format is already part of digital humor. Well, what are you waiting for? Cultivate your GIF obsession through this list of GIF apps!

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    GIPHY is a GIF keyboard & sticker maker app and online source that lets you discover GIFs at your fingertips. It even gives you the power to create new and funny GIFs that you can share with your friends on multiple social channels!



    Pamela Mason
    Written on May 18, 2019
    "This is my favorite GIPHY app among all the apps that they offer! There are a lot of GIFs to choose from and it even got to a point where me and my friends' convo was all gifs. LIKE LITERALLY It's really fun to use!!!"
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    #2GIF Keyboard

    GIF Keyboard

    GIF Keyboard does not just let you personalize your chats with stickers and GIFs, it also allows you to create new ones. You can search them by categories and customize with texts or drawings. Share or create a pack for your friends!




    Joe Tucker
    Written on May 18, 2019
    "this is best gif app for android!!! i mean i love sending stickers and gifs so it's really amazing that i can send them instantly with this. "
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    #3GIPHY Cam

    GIPHY Cam

    GIPHY Cam is a free app for iOS and Android devices. It allows you to record a moment and convert it into a GIF in just a matter of seconds. You can add text, filters, or special effects.


    iOS, Android


    Jane Howell
    Written on May 18, 2019
    "So cool!!! This is really among the best gif apps out there. If you love taking videos and you find them funny enough to be turned into a gif, this app is really for you!"
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    #4PicsArt Animator

    PicsArt Animator

    PicsArt Animator is a free app that lets users create frame-by-frame animations and draw on photos. With this app, users can control the length and speed and record sounds for animations. It is available for iOS and Android devices.


    Android, iOS

    Free- with in-app purchases

    Ralph Riley
    Written on May 18, 2019
    "Not the best but not bad either. and it's not really what I was looking for and i spent a long time doing the animation. i guess there are better GIF apps that should have been in this list. nevertheless, i still enjoyed it"
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    #5Gif Maker

    Gif Maker

    Gif Maker is a free GIF creator and editor app for Android devices. It allows you to take photos or record videos and then turn them into a funny GIF. The app also lets you put filters and effects to add appeal to your GIF.




    Tammy Wallace
    Written on May 18, 2019
    "installed this recently and i liked it very much aside from the korean ad that's on my lock screen. hope they fix this."
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    #6Gif Creator

    Gif Creator

    Gif Creator is an app for Android that allows you to use your camera or existing images on your device to create GIFs. It has a fairly basic set of features, including filters, animation editing, animation reverting, and more.




    Chan Wang
    Written on May 18, 2019
    "Really good but there needs some improvement. It's not hard to use but i feel like there should be more features that make it easier to create your own gifs."
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    GifLab lets you convert your own goofy videos into GIFs and share them with your family and friends whenever you want to put a smile on their faces. You can add text and filters as well as adjust the quality and speed of your GIF in this app.



    $2.99- with in-app purchases

    Phillip Miller
    Written on May 18, 2019
    "coolest gif app for imessage! i use this to send gifs to my boyfriend and it always brightens up his day hahaha. well the only downside to this is that it's not free, but boy it's def worth the 3 bucks!!! you get what you paid for. "
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    #8Camera MX

    Camera MX

    Camera MX is a free full-fledged stock camera alternative app that supports all resolutions and ratios allowed by the user's camera. It supports both front and back cameras and can record videos. It also has a fine-tuned autofocus feature.



    Free- with in-app purchases

    Ashley Harris
    Written on May 18, 2019
    "WORKS LIKE A CHARM. Been using it for a year now and has never disappointed me not just in creating gifs but also as a camera app. "


Best What are the best GIF apps
1GIPHYWebsites 18 Free
2GIF KeyboardApps 11 Free
3GIPHY CamApps 10 Free
4PicsArt AnimatorApps 6 Free
5Gif MakerApps 3 Free
6Gif CreatorApps 2 Free
7GifLabApps 1 Paid
8Camera MXApps 1 Free

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