The Loom Recording Platforms: Chrome vs. Desktop App vs. iOS

With Loom you have three recording platforms to choose from.  πŸ€³πŸ‘©β€πŸ’»

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

β€” Loom Chrome Extension 

β€” Loom Desktop App

β€” Loom for iOS (mobile)

What is common to all three 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?
    β€”  Can't record your camera bubble when you are recording a different application other than the Chrome browser.
    β€”  Can't launch from Firefox, Safari, or Internet Explorer if these are your browsers of choice.
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  • Loom Desktop App

    Why use this platform? 
    Record with your camera bubble across any browser or application. High definition recording, along with other features such as the drawing tool and mouse click highlight (Loom Pro users only). More here

    Any limitations?
    β€” Not compatible with Linux or Chromebook OS (Available: Mac + Windows only!) Check our compatibility here. 

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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?
    β€” Not compatible with Android (but we're working on it!)

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Questions, comments, concerns? Contact us here.

Happy recording πŸŽ₯ πŸ˜„

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