To download Captions on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch you can:

  • Tap here while on your iOS device
  • Search for “Captions” in the App Store

Sign Up & Sign In

To sign up or sign in, select Apple, Google, Microsoft, or your . It is not possible to sign in using an email address and password.


  • Devices - Captions is available on iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch. While the app is available on iPad, please note that it is not currently optimized.
  • Operating System - You must be running iOS 16 or later to use Captions, although we recommend the most up to date iOS version, which is iOS 17. Learn more.
  • Languages - Currently, we offer the app in over 25 languages.

Keeping Captions up to date

To keep the Captions app updated to the latest version

  1. Open the App Store
  2. Tap Today (bottom left)
  3. Tap your profile picture (top right)
  4. Pull down to refresh the page
  5. Tap UPDATE
Please follow these instructions to enable automatic updates.