Free animation video maker.

Quickly animate a character for free using your own audio or recording. Animating has never been easier.

Make your animation

How to make an animation video.

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1. Character & audio.

Pick a character. Upload an audio file or record your dialogue.

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2. Customize.

Preview your audio and animation. Change the character or background as desired.

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3. Download.

Download your new animation to save or share.

Pick a character.

Browse our selection of characters, including people, animals, and imaginative characters. Choose any character that resonates with you. If you change your mind, you can swap it out for a different character.

Make your animation

Add audio to your animation.

Select Record and wait for the countdown to begin recording your own voice. Easily upload your own audio by choosing an audio file from your device. Recordings can be up to two minutes long. Head, eye, and arm movements plus lip sync are automatically created based on your audio.

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Customize it.

Preview your newly generated animation. Go back to editing to change your background, size, audio, or character. Use the trim handles to adjust the length of your animation.

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Publish and share your character animation.

Instantly download your character animation right to your device. Send it in a message to friends and family, or post it online to share with your followers across all your channels.

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Make videos on the go.

Quickly and easily make videos wherever and whenever using Adobe Express. Trim, resize, change speed, and merge videos in seconds. Available for free on mobile and web.

Frequently asked questions.

What makes Adobe Express the best Animate audio tool?
Our Animate from audio tool uses intuitive AI tools to empower everyone to animate a character. No experience required. Best of all, it’s free to use anytime, anywhere on both your desktop and mobile device.
Can I use Animate from audio on my phone?
Absolutely. Quickly and easily animate your voice on your mobile device by recording or uploading audio, picking a character, and downloading.
Can I change the background of the animation?
Yes. Pick from a variety of backgrounds to use in your animation. Swap out your background until you find the perfect fit.
Which audio files can I upload?
You can upload WAV or MP3 audio files. It’s also possible to upload MP4 files as audio-only. If you’re using Safari as your browser, you can upload AIF files, as well.
Can I use Adobe Express for free? If so, what’s included?
Yes, we have a free plan available for anyone. Enjoy everything you need to stand out, including dozens of quick action tools, thousands of templates, photo editing and effects, and much more. Explore our plans and pricing for details.