Kdenlive Alternatives for Windows

    There are many alternatives to Kdenlive for Windows if you are looking for a replacement. The best Windows alternative is Shotcut, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 100 alternatives to Kdenlive and loads of them are available for Windows so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Windows alternatives to Kdenlive are DaVinci Resolve (Freemium), OpenShot (Free, Open Source), Avidemux (Free, Open Source) and Adobe Premiere Pro (Paid).

    This page was last updated Sep 21, 2021

    1. Shotcut is a free, open source, cross-platform, non-linear video editor.
      show more
      Shotcut vs Kdenlive opinions
      Most users think Shotcut is a great alternative to Kdenlive.
      It is multi-platform and easy to learn.
      Positive comment almost 5 years ago

      shotcut is a shit without functions
      Negative comment almost 4 years ago

    2. DaVinci Resolve combines the world’s most advanced color corrector with professional multi-track editing, so now you can edit, color correct, finish and deliver all from one system!.
      show more
      DaVinci Resolve vs Kdenlive opinions
      Most users think DaVinci Resolve is a great alternative to Kdenlive.
      It has very good grading capabilities, powerful features and timeline. And it works on Windows
      Positive comment almost 5 years ago


    3. We designed OpenShot Video Editor to be an easy to use, quick to learn, and surprisingly powerful video editor. Take a quick look at some of our most popular features and capabilities.
      show more
      OpenShot vs Kdenlive opinions
      Some users think OpenShot is a great alternative to Kdenlive, some don't.
      kowalewsq12 cross-platforming is a god send
      Top positive comment  over 1 year ago

      Is working as of 26/6/2019, not as complete as kdenlive or shotcut (the other ones i've tried) but also simpler to use.
      Top positive comment  about 2 years ago

      Open Shot has several bugs now.
      Top negative comment  about 4 years ago

      tuva-hayabi It is relatively easy to use and has a nice GUI. It may not be as extensive and powerful as Kdenlive, but you can do a the most usual video editing with it, and there are some useful filter effects and fadings. The render speed is good.
      Positive comment over 1 year ago

      Nowhere near as complex as Kdenlive.
      Negative comment almost 4 years ago

    4. Avidemux is a free video editor designed for simple cutting, filtering and encoding tasks. It supports many file types, including AVI, DVD compatible MPEG files, MP4 and ASF, using a variety of codecs. Tasks can be automated using projects, job queue and powerful scripting.
      show more
      Avidemux vs Kdenlive opinions
      This alternative is disputed. Avidemux is still a legitimate alternative to Kdenlive, but it might have issues that some users think are important.
      One is muxing software, the other is editing software.
      Negative comment about 5 years ago

      AntumDeluge While Avidemux is not nearly as robust & feature-full as Kdenlive, it is still a video editing software & does much more than just mux.
      Positive comment over 2 years ago

    5. Edit video faster than ever before with the powerful, more connected Adobe Premiere® Pro CC. Dozens of brand-new features include a redesigned timeline, improved media management, and streamlined color grading.
      show more
      Most users think Adobe Premiere Pro is a great alternative to Kdenlive.

    6. Olive is a free non-linear video editor aiming to provide a fully-featured alternative to high-end professional video editing software.
      show more
      Olive Video Editor vs Kdenlive opinions
      Some users think Olive Video Editor is a great alternative to Kdenlive, some don't.
      It's very well made despite being in alpha. Olive seems very promising even at the start, and may eventually become better than Kdenlive. Only time will tell, though.
      Positive comment over 1 year ago

      It is a lightweight program and easy to use.
      Positive comment about 1 year ago

    7. Produce videos for the web using the industry-leading H.264 format. No tweaks or technospeak, just sparkling HD-quality video with compact file sizes...every single time. Two existing production presets (blog and web) and three new presets (YouTube, HD display, and Screencast.
    8. Lightworks is an editing powerhouse, delivering unparalleled speed and flexibility, fully integrated with the other members of the Complete Collaboration family.
      show more
      Lightworks vs Kdenlive opinions
      Most users think Lightworks is a great alternative to Kdenlive.
      Lightworks is very hard to understand for the average user. Kdenlive is simpler to understand.
      Negative comment over 2 years ago

    9. VEGAS Pro leverages the power of Artificial Intelligence to bring your video production two steps ahead.
      show more
    10. HitFilm merges FXHome VisionLab Studio , FXHome Effectslab and FXHome CompositeLab into one software.

      HitFilm is a layer-based editing and compositing package.
      show more
      HitFilm Pro vs Kdenlive opinions
      pros, cons and recent comments
      Has High Quality and Professional Tools and Effects, very good, even for filmaking.
      Positive comment over 3 years ago

    Showing 10 of 67 alternatives