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Video Capture Plus

This plugin offers some useful extras on top of the default Media Capture Plugin capabilities:

  • HD recording.
  • Starting with the front camera.
  • A custom overlay (currently iOS only).

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npm install cordova-plugin-video-capture-plusnpm install @ionic-native/video-capture-plusionic cap syncionic cordova plugin add cordova-plugin-video-capture-plusnpm install @ionic-native/video-capture-plus
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Supported Platforms

  • Android
  • iOS



See here.


import { VideoCapturePlus, VideoCapturePlusOptions, MediaFile } from '@ionic-native/video-capture-plus/ngx';

constructor(private videoCapturePlus: VideoCapturePlus) { }


const options: VideoCapturePlusOptions = {
   limit: 1,
   highquality: true,
   portraitOverlay: 'assets/img/camera/overlay/portrait.png',
   landscapeOverlay: 'assets/img/camera/overlay/landscape.png'

this.videoCapturePlus.captureVideo(options).then(mediafile: MediaFile[] => console.log(mediafile), error => console.log('Something went wrong'));