AirPlay system requirements

Learn which devices are compatible with AirPlay and AirPlay 2.

About AirPlay and AirPlay 2

AirPlay lets you stream content from one Apple device to an AirPlay-compatible speaker.

AirPlay 2 adds the ability to play music across multiple speakers and use Siri to control where it’s playing. To use AirPlay 2, update your devices to the latest software version and add your AirPlay 2-compatible speakers to the Home app on your iOS device.

 

AirPlay system requirements

The following devices support streaming with AirPlay.

Devices you can stream from

  • iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch
  • Mac or PC with iTunes
  • 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 with AirPlay 2.

Devices you can stream from

*iTunes has limited support for playing music to multiple speakers.

Devices you can stream to

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

Published Date:Tue May 29 17:19:20 GMT 2018