Since WeChat 6.0, you can find the ‘Sight’ video sharing feature in WeChat for Android and iOS. WeChat Sight feature lets users capture a 6-second video clip and share with friends and family via chats or group chats or through the WeChat Moments visual social feed. It is a fun way to shoot and share your world through six second videos. You can find more details from this guide to capture and share videos on WeChat. The sight videos are different from other videos. Not only because they are only 6 seconds long. You will also find they are not downloadable. If you are using WeChat on Android, such as Samsung, HTC, LG, Motorola, Nexus, Sony, Lenovo and so on. You can’t save WeChat sight videos on Android phones directly. If you took some interesting sight videos or received valuable sight videos on Android mobile, you can follow below steps to save WeChat sight on Android phones. iPhone users can refer to this tutorial to save WeChat sight videos on iPhone.
How to save WeChat Sight videos on Android phones?
You need to download the Android data transfer and recovery software on to your PC or Mac. Then connect up your phone to computer via USB and use the software to scan your phone for WeChat videos and copy them to your computer. You can also transfer the videos back to the phone through USB. Download the software on to your computer below before we continue with following steps to save WeChat sight videos from Android cell phone.
Step 1. Go to enable USB debugging on Android mobile phone
You can refer to this guide to turn on USB debugging on Android phone.
Step 2. Scan videos from Android mobile phone
Run the Android data backup and recovery software on your Mac or PC. Connect up the mobile phone to computer, you will be prompted to choose the data type you like to retrieve from the phone. In this demo, we are going to retrieve WeChat sight videos from Android phone, so make sure to choose and scan videos on Android mobile. The search for videos including WeChat sight videos may take a while depending on your capacity.
Step 3. Save Android WeChat Sight videos
Once you have finished scanning videos on mobile phone, you can select the WeChat videos, and click the Recover button to export WeChat sight videos from Android to computer. You can also save other videos and regular WeChat videos as well. See screenshot like below.
WeChat sight videos will be saved to your selected folder on PC or Mac. Following above instructions, you will be able to save WeChat sight videos on Samsung, HTC, LG, Motorola, Nexus, Sony, Lenovo and more Android devices. If like, you can simply copy them back to the phone from there. For backup or easier management, you can also use a video editor to join WeChat sight videos together, since they are only 6 seconds each.