AirDrop Support

Sharing between iOS devices

AirDrop is supported on the following devices running iOS 7 or later:

  • iPhone 5 or later
  • iPad Pro
  • iPad (4th generation) or later
  • iPad Mini (1st generation) or later
  • iPod Touch (5th generation) or later

Sharing between OS X devices

AirDrop is supported on the following devices running OS X Lion (version 10.7) or later:

  • MacBook (2008) or later, excluding the white MacBook (Late 2008)
  • MacBook Air (2010) or later
  • MacBook Pro (2008) or later, excluding the MacBook Pro (17-inch, Late 2008)
  • iMac (2009) or later
  • Mac Mini(2010) or later
  • Mac Pro (2009 with AirPort Extreme card, or 2010 or later)

Sharing between iOS and OS X devices

AirDrop is supported on the following devices running OS X Yosemite (version 10.10) or later and iOS 8 or later:

  • MacBook Air (2012) or later
  • MacBook Pro (2012) or later
  • iMac (2012) or later
  • Mac Mini (2012) or later
  • Mac Pro (2013) or later
  • iPhone 5 or later
  • iPad (4th generation) or later
  • iPad Mini (1st generation) or later
  • iPod Touch (5th generation) or later

Bluetooth and Wi-Fi have to be turned on for both Mac and iOS devices.

For more information take a look at Apple's AirDrop support website.

How to share a document with AirDrop

You can share your document by tapping on the activity button:

In the popover you can see the AirDrop section at the top:

After a few seconds you should see nearby devices with which you can share your document: