2020 Best iOS Screen Recorder (No Jailbreak) - Capture iPhone Screen


Oct 12, 2020 09:00 / Posted by Lisa Ou

Record iPhone screen is one of the efficient methods to describe what happened on your iPhone if you want to let someone to fix issues on your devices, or share something is interesting that you are unable to download and send them out directly.

It is frustrating that you will be asked to jailbreak iPad or iPhone if you want to use some program on computer or iPhone apps to record your iPhone screen. It is terrible that jailbreak iPhone will lower your iPhone security level, which means that your information on iPhone is much easier to be unclosed.

2020 Best iOS Screen Recorder (No Jailbreak) - Capture iPhone Screen

That’s also why you and I are here now. In this post, we will show you how to record iPhone screen without jailbreak safely and properly.

1. iOS Screen Recording Feature

As you know, iOS 10 and earlier versions haven’t screen recording feature. If you want to record video or audio on iPhone, you have to jailbreak your device, then capture what you want. Bu now, iPhone with iOS 11 and later versions come with a built-in iOS screen recording feature that enables you to record iPhone screen with ease.

It is a convenient pre-installed tool to record iPhone screen video, audio and microphone accordingly. You can follow below demonstration without additional operations.

Step 1. Enable iOS screen recording on Control Center

Go to Settings > Control Center. Scroll download to find Screen Recording and tap the + icon next to it.

enable ios screen recorder

Step 2. Access Screen Recording feature from Control Center

Swipe up or download to access Control Center on iPhone according to your device. Tap the double-circle screen recording icon. If you want to record microphone at the same time, you should long-press the icon instead, then tap and enable Microphone.

Step 3. Begin and stop recording

Tap Start Recording. Go to the app or something else you want to capture from iPhone. You can simply tap the red icon on the upper-left corner to stop recording when it is done.

If you think iOS screen recording feature is too simple to satisfy your requests, you can also find some third-party apps from App Store.

2. iPhone Screen Recorder Apps - No Jailbreak PC

There are many screen recorders you can download from App Store on iPhone, but some of them might require that you jailbreak device first. Users wouldn’t like to do this because of security, privacy information and many others.

However, there are some iPhone screen recorders that allow you to capture iPhone screen without jailbreak. That’s what we will introduce in this part.

Option 1. AZ Screen Recorder

AZ Screen Recorder

Option 2. Airshou Screen Recorder


Option 3. Vidyo Screen Recorder


3. How to Record iPhone Screen without Jailbreak | Recommended

It is widely known that you can mirror iPhone to computer to view your screen on a bigger display, so you can also record iPhone screen on PC or Mac if you want.

Step 1. Mirror iPhone

You can find various iPhone mirroring tools on the market, like AirPlay, QuickTime, etc. In this part, we will show you detailed steps to mirror iPhone to computer.

Option 1. AirPlay: Access Control Center and select Screen Mirroring. Then choose your computer name from the list.

mirror iphone to mac with airplay

Option 2. QuickTime: Launch QuickTime on Mac, Click File > New Movie Recording. Then click the drop-down icon and select your iPhone from the list.

mirror iphone to mac with quicktime

Option 3. Third-party App: Download app from App Store, then follow the on-screen instructions to connect iPhone and computer with USB cable or the same Wi-Fi connection and then stream iPhone to Windows or Mac computer.

Step 2. Record iPhone

You need to go to the official site and download FoneLab Screen Recorder, then follow the instructions to install it.

It has both Windows and Mac versions, you can easily run it on computer with whatever operating system.

You can find that it is perfect to record screen video, audio, microphone and webcam on computer, moreover, you can also add text, line, shape, etc during recording to make your video looks more vivid.

More importantly, it won’t ask you to jailbreak iPhone to record iPhone gameplay, video, music or others. Therefore, you can just use it to record screen on computer within a few clicks.

Run FoneLab Screen Recorder on computer, then choose Video Recorder on the main interface.

fonelab screen recorder interface

Then you can select Custom on the right and drag to choose your iPhone screen on computer as a recording area, and then enable system sound, microphone or webcam according to your needs. Finally, click REC button to begin recording.

video recorder

When it is done, click the square icon to stop recording. And you can save the recorded videos to local folder you want.


Sounds so easy, right? FoneLab Screen Recorder provides free trial version that you can use it to record limited 3-min videos without charge. It is lucky that you have chance to confirm if it is suitable for you. But we are sure that it can be the one that suits you best. Why not download and have a try now!

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