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Adobe warp stabilizer, Mercalli pro, Mocha AE, Vegas Stablize, these are all either part of the NLE or separate plugins that work to stabilize a shot. In my experience, Mercalli is by far the best, and has simple options that you can customize depending on the type of stabilization. With that in mind, I've found its really important to shoot at a higher ...
FFMpeg's vid.stab filter works well. You have to run it as a 2-pass process: detect, and then stabilize. If you're going to do more with the video later, after stabilizing, output to a lossless format and then point your other tools at that.
Apart from all the reasons mentioned already by Henderson, the sound quality from the mobile phone will be awful compared to a professional video camera. Attempting to record speaking events with a mobile phone is a very difficult decision. You can get for about 500 dollars a tripod, a camcorder and a lavalier microphone which is ok for a speaking event.
Adobe premiere and After effects have a stabilizer plugin with that does what you want. These are commercial applications. The free Da vinci resolve lite also has a "stabilize option" (but I have never tried personally)
There are a few things you are missing, and a few more you just aren't fully appreciating how much of a difference the things you mentioned make. First, the S6 sensor is not over 1/2 inch, it is 1/2.6 inch, which is substantially smaller than a 1/2 inch sensor, particularly since sensors are measured diagonally. Second, lenses matter a lot more than the ...
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