You can find the most up-to-date list on Apple's website. The device must be compatible for encoding with HEVC.

If you're streaming from an iPad, version 15 of iOS/iPadOS is recommended for devices operating Broadcaster app.

Common Questions

What is the best way to get audio into my iPhone or iPad?
Check out our article for bringing mixer audio into the BoxCast Broadcaster app, or check out this video about sending audio from a mixer into your phone.

What microphone do you recommend for broadcasting with my phone?

BoxCast recommends the Shure MV88+, and here is our quick review video on the mic.

Does the Broadcaster app work on Android devices?
Broadcaster app is not available for Android. However, we recommend an app called Larix to stream from Android devices.

Do I need to be on a BoxCast plan to use Broadcaster app?

Yes. You will need to sign up for a plan. Start your free 14-day trial today.

Can viewers watch a live stream from Broadcaster app?

No. Broadcaster app is for organizations to stream live events. If trying to watch an event streamed with BoxCast, contact the broadcasting organization for viewing information.

Do I need hardware - like a BoxCaster or a BoxCaster Pro - to use Broadcaster app?
No. While BoxCast hardware is great in many workflows, it is not required for use with Broadcaster app. The app uses your iOS/iPadOS device with the BoxCast service, in order to transcode and stream your broadcast.

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