Dueting on Instagram Reels is possible with Remix. With the new feature, released on Wednesday (31), users can record Reels that are organized next to the video chosen for remixing. When choosing a video and starting the tool, the user can create a Reels that will be next to the original video. Thus, in addition to duets, it is possible to record reactions, imitate scenes, create versions for platform classics and respond to friends interactively.
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Remix mode, which is available on the iPhone (iOS) and Android app, is a creative tool similar to the famous TikTok duet feature. When choosing a video and starting the Remix tool, the user will be able to record his video in parallel, organize the volume of the videos and even record his voice over the scenes using the cell phone microphone. Next, check out how to duet on Instagram when using Remix mode on Reels.
How to duet on Instagram? Remix mode allows you to record videos side by side in Reels – Photo: Marvin Costa / TechTudo
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How to Duet on Instagram Reels
Step 1. To do a duet on Instagram, open the app and tap on the Reels icon at the bottom of the screen. Then, when watching a video that you liked, tap on the three dots icon in the lower right corner of the screen;
Action to view options for a video on Instagram’s Reels – Photo: Playback / Marvin Costa
Step 2. Tap on the option “Remix this video from Reels” and close the resource presentation pop-up;
Action to start the remix tool on Instagram’s Reels – Photo: Reproduction / Marvin Costa
Step 3. Your cell phone’s camera will open for you to record your scene while the chosen video is played on the side. To start recording, touch the camera icon at the bottom of the screen. Remember that you can record small snippets until your video is the size of the original Reels.
Then, you can use the editing features, such as adding stickers, adding bookmarks and phrases about the video. However, Remix mode has two new features. Touch the settings icon to see the first option, as shown in the image below;
Action to start recording a video on the Remix feature on Instagram’s Reels – Photo: Playback / Marvin Costa
Step 4. Mixing the audio allows you to individually increase or decrease the volume of the two videos. It is also possible to reduce one of the volumes to the maximum to mutate the scene. Back on the edit screen, tap on the microphone icon;
Action to edit video sounds in remix mode on Instagram Reels – Photo: Playback / Marvin Costa
Step 5. The “Voice-over” mode allows you to record audio over the videos using the cell phone’s built-in microphone. You will be able to record your voice or ambient sounds in the time that the video you are remixing is playing. On the next screen, tap on the “Share on” button;
Action to record audio when remixing a video on Instagram’s Reels – Photo: Playback / Marvin Costa
Step 6. Type something to use as a caption and tap “Share” to publish your duet or Remix.
Action to share a remixed video on Reels Instagram – Photo: Playback / Marvin Costa
Take advantage of the tip to do a duet on Instagram with videos of friends and celebrities on Reels.
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