Mobile SDK for iOS

Updated 2 months ago ​by Matt Bilotti

The Drift iOS SDK (written in Swift) allows you to have live chat with your users in your iOS mobile app. 


  • Users can start new conversations right from your app
  • Users can view conversations they've had with your team and send messages
  • In-app alerts show up anywhere in the app when there's a new message from your team


You can find the code, and instructions to install the mobile SDK here.

The color of the top bar will be based on your background color in your customize settings.

Here's what a conversation list will look like in your app:

Here's what a conversation looks like:

With the iOS SDK, Drift will not behave the same way that it does on a mobile site. Playbooks and Bots are not supported, but your app users can always start a conversation with you! 

Not using Drift yet? Get your free account here.

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