AirPlay system requirements

Learn which devices are compatible with AirPlay and AirPlay 2.

About AirPlay and AirPlay 2

AirPlay system requirements

The following devices support streaming with AirPlay. If your device meets the requirements below, but you can't use AirPlay, learn what to do.

Devices you can stream from

  • iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch
  • Mac 
  • iTunes on Mac or PC
  • Apple TV 4K or Apple TV (4th generation)

Devices you can stream to

  • HomePod
  • Apple TV 4K, Apple TV (4th generation), and Apple TV (2nd or 3rd generation)
  • Speakers connected to the Audio Out port on AirPort Express
  • Speakers with “Works with Apple AirPlay” on the speaker packaging

AirPlay 2 system requirements

The following devices support streaming audio with AirPlay 2. If your device meets the requirements below, but you can't use AirPlay, learn what to do.

Devices you can stream from

Devices you can stream to

To use AirPlay 2, add your AirPlay 2-compatible speakers to the Home app on your iOS device.

*Some third-party speakers might require a firmware update to support AirPlay 2 streaming. Go to the manufacturer's website to learn more.

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