Pocket System Requirements

If you're wondering if Pocket will work on your computer or mobile device, please refer to the following guidelines:

Pocket for iOS

Pocket will work great on any iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch running iOS 8 or above. If you're not certain what version of iOS you're device is running, open Settings, and tap General > About.

Pocket or Android

Pocket is compatible with any Android device running Android version 4.0.4 or above. If you are wondering what version is installed on your device, open Settings, tap About phone/tablet, and look for Android Version.

Pocket for Kindle Fire

Pocket is compatible with the Kindle Fire 2nd Generation and above

Pocket Web App

The Pocket Web App is compatible with Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Safari, Opera, Internet Explorer 10, and likely other modern browsers.

Pocket Browser Extensions

There are Pocket extensions available for Google Chrome, Safari, Microsoft Edge, Opera, and Yandex. We recommend that you keep your browsers up to date to ensure that you have the best experience.

For Firefox users, Pocket is integrated into Firefox starting with version 38.0.5.

Pocket for Mac

If you have previously installed Pocket for Mac, you can reinstall it on your Mac computer running MacOS Mountain Lion (10.7) or later.

If you're new to Pocket for Mac and installing it for the first time, your computer must be running MacOS High Sierra (10.13)

If you currently use Pocket for Mac (or are looking to reinstall it) on a Mac computer running MacOS Sierra (10.12) or older, you may see a message in the Mac App Store noting that the latest version of Pocket for Mac is incompatible with your computer.
To proceed, please click Download when this popup appears. You will install the most recent version of Pocket for Mac that is compatible with your computer.

Note: Recent updates to Pocket for Mac (1.6.3 and newer) are for compatibility and bug fixes for MacOS High Sierra.

Frequently Asked Questions

Will Pocket be compatible with my older device?

There are a number technical limitations that prevent us from being compatible on older devices or operating systems. Therefore, we do not have plans to make Pocket available for legacy devices at this time.

Will Pocket be available on my Windows Phone, Nook Color, BlackBerry PlayBook etc.?

It is very important to us to make Pocket available anywhere and everywhere. Please be sure to follow our Blog and Twitter account for the latest news.

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