How to Lower Volume of Video and Audio Easily

2021-01-22 09:51:22

Summary: This article focuses on how to lower volume of video and audio files with professional but versatile software, DVDFab Toolkit, with which video fans and music lovers can enjoy perfect sound effect.

For video fans and music lovers, there might be times when the the volume of video or audio file is too loud however you lower the volume on the window speaker. Why is that? Probably, the source file has been encoded at a louder volume, which means turning down the speaker does not work much. Hence, to well protect your hearing, you need to lower the volume of media file by resorting to editing program instead of merely adjusting the loudspeaker.

How can I lower the volume of audio or video file? No bother at all! The following guideline aims to demonstrate you how to lower volume with DVDFab Toolkit, a versatile tool that brings you stunning audio experience. Act accordingly and refer to the tutorials step by step.

PART 1: How to Lower Volume with DVDFab Toolkit

Step 1: Run DVDFab Toolkit and choose ‘Volume Adjust’ module from ‘Audio Tools’

Download, install and launch this program from official website with well-marked ‘Free Download’. Up to now, only Windows version is available. Upon installation, feel free to enjoy it immediately. Then locate ‘Volume Adjust’ that stands next to ‘Trim’.

Step 2: Load the source media file (audio/video)

Here are two options to import source file. First, directly press ‘+’ button on the center of the interface to load your wanted audio or video. Alternatively, simply drag and drop the audio or video file onto ‘+’ section.  Note that you have chance to import more than one video or audio file at one go, and later adjust volume one by one.

Step 3: Lower volume of the audio or video file

Vertically on the preview window stands a loudspeaker, designed to lower or enlarge the playback volume. If you lower the volume to the minimum level, only to find that the audio or video voice is still quite loud beyond your hearing. In this case, hover you mouse over the horizontal volume slider from right to left, or directly changing the value in the percentage box, to change the volume. Here take audio file as example, lower the volume value to 20% to check the sound effect. If you are satisfied with the adjusted sound, the retain that value. Otherwise, keep on changing the volume value until you are feel OK with the sound effect. The same goes for lowering volume of video files.

Step 4: Set file directory and hit ‘Start’ button

Remember to set the file destination to save the final file. Then tab the ‘Start’ icon to wait for the resulting audio file. Here you can see the real-time converting progress, which takes seconds for a short audio or video file. Meanwhile, on the timeline appears the source info, giving you a clear clue to the current adjustment task.

PART 2: How to Lower Volume of Media File on iPhone

As how to lower volume on iPhone, there come three simple ways for your reference.

Way 1: Volume Button

Step 1: Tab the volume button to lower ringer sound

When you do not play any media, pressing the ringer volume can change your phone notification sound including alarm clock, email and text messages. Just turn down the ringer sound to lower all sound.

Step 2: Hitting volume button to lower media sound

When you are playing a video, a piece of music or game, simple click on the volume button will help you to adjust the current media playback volume.

Way 2: Settings

Step 1: Locate ‘Settings’ with round gear shape on home screen

Step 2: Choose ‘Sounds’ option next to ‘Wallpaper’

Step 3: Move the slider from right to left to lower the ringer and alarm volume

Step 4: Trigger ‘Change with Buttons’

When this button is on, the volume button will adjust ringer volume on premise that there is no media playing at the same time. On the contrary, the volume button is applicable to adjusting media volume.

Way 3: Control Center

Step 1: Open control center

Swipe up from the bottom the home screen to locate Control Center. When you are playing a video, you need to swipe up twice.  

Step 2: Swipe from right to left to open media panel

When you are enjoying a video or music, playback control will appear on this panel.

Step 3: Adjust volume along the slider

Move the slider from right to left to lower the media volume that is under playback.

The above-mentioned methods are applied to adjusting the media volume on iPhone, which might be familiar to most iPhone users. Here just mention it for your clear memory.

PART 3: Appealing Features of DVDFab Toolkit

Tiny as it is, DVDFab Toolkit possesses all features essential to addressing the issues related to video, audio and image. With these functions, you can edit your video or audio files as hoped. Such an integrated tool means a great favor to video fans and music lovers, which has outperformed many homogeneous products. In a nutshell, the key features of this software can be categorized as below.

Video Tools

Converter: convert videos between various mainstream formats

Trim: trim unwanted video clips from timeline

Crop: crop unwanted sections from display area

Speed up/down: adjust playback speed of videos

Mirror/Flip: flip videos horizontally or vertically

Rotate: rotate videos clockwise or counter clockwise

Sharpen/Unsharpen: sharpen or unsharpen the video screen

Deshake: stabilize shaking videos

De-interlace: convert interlaced videos to progressive ones

Audio Tools

Converter: convert audios between popular formats

Trim: trim unwanted audio clips from timeline

Volume Adjust: adjust audio volume

Denoise: reduce noises from audios

Image Tools

Video to GIF: make GIF images from videos

Video to PIC: take pictures from videos based on specified frame or time intervals

As a matter of fact, the above-mentioned features can find their wide use in the process of editing video, audio and image when you want to gain the best final product. So to speak, to lower the volume with DVDFab Toolkit is far more cost-effective in that you can simultaneously enjoy other features aside from volume adjustment.


In general, DVDFab Toolkit efficiently addresses common issues related to video, audio and image within one program, let alone simply lowering volume of media file. If you are curious enough, you can explore other features as many as possible. Do believe this tool will be your great assistant.