The Loom recording platforms: Chrome vs. desktop app vs. mobile

With Loom, you have four recording platforms to choose from.  🤳👩‍💻

Some functionality and features will differ between the four platforms, but all will produce a great result, so it's really up to personal preference. 

What is common to all the Loom platforms?

You can record your screen, voice, and face to create instantly shareable videos with ease. 
Whether you want to share updates with your team, document a bug, or demo an app, your co-workers and customers will thank you!

  • Loom Chrome extension 

    Start recording directly from your Chrome browser.

    Why use this platform? 
    Record quick, easy recordings directly in your Chrome browser with a two-click install. Choose between cam only, screen + cam and screen only capture modes. More here.

    Any limitations?
      Can't record your camera bubble when you are recording a different application other than the Chrome browser.
    —  Can't launch from Firefox, Safari, or Internet Explorer if these are your browsers of choice.
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  • Loom for iOS (mobile) 

    Why use this platform?
    Record with Loom on the go. Record your screen or your camera.  Share straight to Slack, Gmail, Messenger and more from your mobile. More here.

    Any limitations?
    — Can't record in screen + cam mode.

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    • Loom for Android (mobile) 

      Why use this platform?
      Record with Loom on the go. Record your screen or screen + cam.  Share straight to Slack, Gmail, Messenger and more from your mobile. More here.

      Any limitations?
      — Can't record cam only (but we're working on it!).

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Questions, comments, concerns? Contact us here.

Happy recording! 🎥 😄

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