SnipNotes Notebook & Clipboard 4+

Versatile Notes with Watch App

Felix Lisczyk

    • 4.7 • 143 Ratings
    • Free
    • Offers In-App Purchases


SnipNotes is your clever notebook on the iPhone, iPad, Mac and Apple Watch. Capture new ideas with Siri, dictate your thoughts and create styled text notes with images. Quickly add content from other apps with Drag & Drop or save your clipboard automatically. Access your notes from anywhere with the versatile home screen widgets. Create reminders for your notes and protect them with a passcode or Touch ID / Face ID.

-- Create Notes Your Own Way --
• Create styled text notes with images and a variety of formatting options
• Dictate notes in the app, with Siri, and on your Apple Watch
• Save content from websites and other apps with Drag & Drop or the share sheet
• Capture the contents of your clipboard automatically in split-screen on iPad or when launching the app
• Save your current location at any time. For example, the parking lot of your car

-- Quick Access From Anywhere --
• Read, search and create notes on your Apple Watch
• A wide selection of widgets let you view and open your notes right from the home screen or lock screen
• Siri can open notes, read notes and show images to you
• Access your notes offline on all devices (including Apple Watch)

-- Note Actions Will Save You Time --
• Integrate SnipNotes with other apps using Shortcuts. You can create notes, append text, search notes, and more
• SnipNotes can automatically recognize the contents of your note and provide relevant information, e.g. show addresses on a map
• Each content type is linked to a set of useful actions: For example, you can create a calendar event from a date, navigate to an address with Apple Maps or Google Maps and open internet links in a browser of your choice
• Swipe left or right on a note to access these actions and more: Export a note into another app, copy it into your clipboard, pin the note to the top of your list and much more

-- Always Keep Track Of Your Notes --
• SnipNotes provides an inbox and an archive for your notes. You can organize notes in your own categories as well
• The flexible search feature will highlight all matching text. You can also search your notes right from the home screen and with Siri
• Select multiple notes and move them into another category, merge, export or delete them in one go
• Open multiple notes on iPad at the same time and use SnipNotes side-by-side with another app
• Create recurring reminders for your notes, which are synchronized between your iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch
• Protect your notes with a passcode and Touch ID / Face ID

-- SnipNotes Matches Your Taste --
• Notes can be customized with a variety of formatting options (checkboxes, lists, colors, headlines and much more)
• Design your notes with a big selection of glyphs for easy recognition
• SnipNotes offers ten different color schemes and a dark mode
• Many parts of SnipNotes can be customized to suit your work style

SnipNotes is a note-taking app without subscriptions nor ads. You can use SnipNotes permanently for free. Advanced features like iCloud synchronization are available as a one-time purchase.

Notes are synchronized to your private iCloud account. SnipNotes protects your privacy and does not collect any analytics data.

You can find more information about SnipNotes on If you encounter any issues or have questions, please get in touch with me. I reply personally to every email ( You can also reach me on Twitter (@SnipNotesApp).

What’s New

Version 4.6.13

This update resolves multiple issues with inserting images into notes.

If you encounter any problems with this update or have feedback, please send me an email or a message on Twitter. Please also consider a rating or a review on the App Store. Thank you!

Ratings and Reviews

4.7 out of 5
143 Ratings

143 Ratings

RobertRegets ,

Glad I found it

I stumbled across SnipNotes in the App Store and am glad I took a chance on it. The app has worked smoothly with no crashes or bugs. My (very minor) issues with it are more because of how I would like it to work for me personally. It is fast and has not crashed on me once.
There are plenty of things to like. The cross-device syncing works flawlessly - between iOS devices, I have not tried the Mac app. There are URL scheme options available. You can change the appearance via the option to change the app’s color theme.
One of the main attractions is the feature to customize actions for each type of content that can be saved to SnipNotes. Which is almost anything.
A couple things have bugged me. Sometimes the app will incorrectly identify what type of note you have created. Just because a date is in the text doesn’t mean the note should be categorized as an appointment. Although you can manually change the note type to plain text. Also, I wish exporting notes was a little more consistent. For example, if I export a note to Evernote please match the title and body from SnipNotes to the new Evernote item. SnipNotes ignores the title and only sends the body of the text.

EDIT: Thanks for the update. I had no idea that the two Evernote actions would behave differently.

Developer Response ,

Thank you very much for your review! The export functionality will be improved in the next update so that it prepends the note's body text with its title. Evernote automatically sets the first line of an imported note as the title. You can also enable and use the "Send to Evernote" action (Settings => Configure Actions), which already sets the title field correctly.

BoulderRocks5 ,

My Most Used App

I love SnipNotes and use it on all my devices: Mac, iPhone, iPad and Apple watch. Anything I need to capture (thoughts web page URLs, phone numbers, addresses, etc.) goes into the SnipNotes inbox until I have time to act on it – the badged icon is a great reminder – and it’s immediately available everywhere. Notes with an address automatically get an embedded map and any note can be sent as a text message or an email, or used to create a reminder, with one click. Excellent Siri integration and the Apple Watch app is one of the best out there: You can quickly create and search for notes with dictation or save your current location. The developer is constantly making enhancements and provides great support.

JStengren ,

Almost Perfect, Simple And To The Point

Does notes well. Came from Buno, looks like the devs have forgotten about their server, and this app is much better. Same core concept-simplicity and focus on minimal, high-value features. Easy to get notes in, good organization (folders metaphor) solid and UI/UX in general. Could do away with the Content Types feature as it misses the mark completely in notes with multiple type-triggers, but thankfully you can disable on a note by note basis. Too bad you can’t just switch if off. I’m not dinging a star for all this however, just nits for a very solid app. Kudos

Developer Response ,

Thanks for your review! I plan to revamp the content detection feature in an upcoming update to make it more useful and less intrusive.

In-App Purchases

SnipNotes Plus
iCloud sync, reminders, colors and passcode

App Privacy

The developer, Felix Lisczyk, indicated that the app’s privacy practices may include handling of data as described below. For more information, see the developer’s privacy policy.

Data Not Linked to You

The following data may be collected but it is not linked to your identity:

  • Purchases
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  • Family Sharing

    Some in‑app purchases, including subscriptions, may be shareable with your family group when Family Sharing is enabled.

  • Siri

    Get things done within this app using just your voice.

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