Zoom system requirements: iOS, iPadOS, and Android

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This article lists the requirements for using the Zoom Mobile App on iOS, iPadOS, and Android.

This article covers:

Equipment

  • An Internet connection – WiFi (a/g/n/ac) or wireless (3G or 4G/LTE)
  • (Optional) Bluetooth wireless speakers and microphone
    Note: See the list of supported devices.

Supported operating systems

  •  iOS 8.0* or later:
    • Send and receive video using front or rear camera
    • iPhone 4 or later, iPad Pro, iPad Mini, iPad 2 or later, iPod touch 4th Generation, iPhone 3GS (no front facing camera)
  • iPadOS 13 or later
  • Android 5.0x or later

*Note: Zoom will be ending support for 32-bit iOS devices in August 2022. This will affect iPhone 5/5C and below, iPad (4th generation and below), and iPad mini 2 and below. 

Supported browsers for web start

  • iOS/iPadOS: Safari5+, Chrome
  • Android: Webkit (default), Chrome

Processor requirement

  • Any 1 Ghz single core processor or better (non-Intel)

Bandwidth recommendations

The bandwidth used by Zoom will be optimized for the best experience based on the participants’ network.  It will automatically adjust for 3G or WiFi 

Recommended bandwidth over WiFi:

  • For high-quality video: 1.0 Mbps/600kbps (up/down)
  • For 720p HD video: 2.6 Mbps/1.8 Mbps (up/down)
  • For 1080p HD video: 3.8 Mbps/3.0 Mbps (up/down)
  • For gallery view receiving: 2.0 Mbps (25 views), 4.0 Mbps (49 views)

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