There are just a few things you must have for Boom Cards to play properly:
- Broadband internet connection.
- A browser that runs HTML5 such as Firefox, Chromium Edge (Jan 15, 2020 or later), Safari, or Chrome on a Chromebook, netbook, laptop or desktop. Silk on the Kindle, Safari on the iPad, or Chrome on a Chromebook or Android tablet OR
- One of our free apps available from the App Store, Google Play or Kindle Fire App and a compatible device (see the respective stores for details).
You may need to unblock
iPad 2 or later — To run in the browser, iOS 8 or later. To run our app, iOS 9 or later.
Kindle Fire — the app works with devices manufactured in 2014 and later. Use the Silk browser if an older Kindle Fire.
Chromebooks with App and Android Tablets — minimum version 4.4 (KitKat) (2014 manufacturer or later)
Our users have had success with Boom Cards on
- GetClearTouch panels
and more. So long as the interactive whiteboard can interact with HTML5 browser apps, Boom Cards should work.
Our users who provide remote services have had success with
- Adobe Connect
Creating Boom Cards
You can only create Boom Cards in a browser, not an app. We find laptops or desktops are best for creating Boom Cards.
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