Is the app free?

Yes.

Is the app free?

Yes.

App features

The BOOM & MEGABOOM app by Ultimate Ears has everything you need to get the most out of your Ultimate Ears speaker.  From #PartyUp to customizable EQ, unlock even more awesome ways to use your BOOM and MEGABOOM speakers.

  • One App: Use one app to access speaker features for all BOOM and MEGABOOM speakers. Works with BOOM, BOOM 2, BOOM 3, MEGABOOM and MEGABOOM 3.
  • One Touch To Your Playlists: BOOM 3 and MEGABOOM 3 only. Follow the on-screen instructions to select your playlist from Apple Music (iOS only) or Deezer premium (Android Only).
  • Remote On/Off: You’d never walk all the way to your TV to turn it on and you shouldn’t have to with your wireless speaker either. Use the app to turn your speaker on/off from afar.
  • Alarms: Don’t be late again. Choose your favorite music to wake up to.
  • PartyUp: Pair up to 150 speakers for the ultimate sound experience. You can pair any BOOM or MEGABOOM together. To pair your speakers together, every speaker must be updated with the latest speaker Firmware (check the app to ensure your speaker has the latest firmware).
  • EQ: You Control the Sound: Want to bump up the bass for your next party? Customize your beats in the app. You control the atmosphere with the recommended presets or customize the EQ to your listening preferences
  • Speaker updates: When new software is available for your speaker, a simple tap in the app updates your speaker with the latest features in no time. Your speaker keeps getting better with the in-app updates.
  • Much more: Personalize your speaker’s name and customize EQ preferences. For BOOM 3 and MEGABOOM 3 preset Magic Button playlists.

New BOOM and MEGABOOM app

The new BOOM & MEGABOOM app by Ultimate Ears has everything you need to get the most out of your Ultimate Ears speaker.  From #PartyUp to customizable EQ, unlock even more awesome ways to use your BOOM and MEGABOOM speakers.

    • Remote On/Off: You’d never walk all the way to your TV to turn it on and you shouldn’t have to with your wireless speaker either. Use the app to turn your speaker on/off from afar.Remote On Off
    • PartyUp: Pair up to 150 speakers for the ultimate sound experience. You can pair any BOOM or MEGABOOM together. To pair your speakers together, every speaker must be updated with the latest speaker Firmware (check the app to ensure your speaker has the latest Firmware).Party Up
      • Tap on the PartyUp icon on the tab bar to get your party started. Level up the party by connecting as many Ultimate Ears speakers as you can handle!
      • You’ll find your available speakers in the drawer – simply drag & drop onto the screen and get ready to turn up. Touch each speaker to see its name and make sure it’s the right one.
      • When someone’s ready to go, you can drag their speaker back to the drawer and it’s instantly out of your party and ready for something else. Or you can go old school and just turn the speaker off. It’s up to you.
      • Pro Tip: You can Party Up with: BOOM, BOOM 2, BOOM 3, MEGABOOM and MEGABOOM 3. Just make sure each speaker is updated to the latest and greatest firmware, otherwise, they won’t be able to join the party and, really, no one wants to be left out.
    • EQ: You Control the Sound: Want to bump up the bass for your next party? Customize your audio settings in the app. You control the atmosphere with the recommended presets or customize the EQ to your listening preferences.

      EQ

 

  • One Touch To Your Playlist: You can also use the magic button to directly access your playlists from select streaming music providers. To use this feature, you must set it up in the BOOM & MEGABOOM app (see Setting up the app):

    Magic Button

    • LONG PRESS TO LAUNCH PLAYLISTS
      Press and hold for 3 seconds. Your speaker will play the playlists you set.
    • TAP ONCE TO PAUSE / PLAY
      When music is streaming on the speaker, tap once to pause/play the music.
    • DOUBLE TAP TO SKIP
      When music is streaming on the speaker, tap twice on the button to skip the song.
    • LONG PRESS AGAIN TO SKIP PLAYLISTS
      Long press again to skip the current playlist.
  • Alarm: Don’t miss an important appointment. You can set your alarm to go off daily or just once and play the music you choose.

    Alarm Feature

Old BOOM and MEGABOOM apps

We removed the old MEGABOOM app from the App Store and Google Play Store. With the new BOOM & MEGABOOM app, you can control all of your Ultimate Ears BOOM, BOOM 2, BOOM 3, MEGABOOM, and MEGABOOM 3 speakers from one app now.

BOOM app: If you have auto updates set on your phone, you should automatically receive the newly updated app. If not, please go to the BOOM & MEGABOOM app in the App Store (iOS) or Google Play Store (Android) and update your app.

MEGABOOM app: You will be prompted to download and install the new app. Once you have installed the new app, you will no longer be able to use the MEGABOOM app.

NOTE: BOOM (1st generation) users must update the speaker to the latest firmware using our Mac and PC update tool, in order to use the new app.

REQUIREMENTS:  This update supports Windows 7 and above, Mac OS X (10.8.x) and above.

 

MAC OS X UPDATE WINDOWS UPDATE

Alarms and Alexa

We are focusing on improving and streamlining our more actively used features in the app for a better overall user experience. Therefore, with the release of our newly designed app, we decided to retire the following features:

  • Alexa “Tap-to-Talk” (Android)

Setting up the app

To set up the app for your speakers:

  1. Connect your speaker to your speaker to your smartphone, tablet, or any other device using Bluetooth. For help, see Connecting your speaker to your device.
  2. Download the BOOM & MEGABOOM APP from the Google Play store or the App Store.
  3. Once the app is installed, open your app.  When the app is open, the first screen you will see is the screen with your speaker name, speaker image, the features available for your speaker, and access to speaker settings.
    You are now ready to use the app to take advantage of all the features of your speaker.

One Touch To Your Playlists — BOOM 3 and MEGABOOM 3 only

  1. On the first screen of the app (see step 3 above), you will see an action at the bottom to Get Started with One Touch To Your Playlist. The setup will allow you to choose playlists to directly access from the Magic Button of your speaker.
  2. Read the tutorial and follow the on-screen instructions to select your playlist from Apple Music (iOS only) or Deezer premium (Android Only). There is no limit to the number of playlists you can select.
  3. Once setup is complete, you are now ready to access your selected playlists from the Magic Button of your speaker.


    NOTE: To access your playlist from the Magic Button of your speaker, please make sure that you’ve successfully completed setup of your playlists and that the app remains running and has access to the internet.

App features

The BOOM & MEGABOOM app by Ultimate Ears has everything you need to get the most out of your Ultimate Ears speaker.  From #PartyUp to customizable EQ, unlock even more awesome ways to use your BOOM and MEGABOOM speakers.

  • One App: Use one app to access speaker features for all BOOM and MEGABOOM speakers. Works with BOOM, BOOM 2, BOOM 3, MEGABOOM and MEGABOOM 3.
  • One Touch To Your Playlists: BOOM 3 and MEGABOOM 3 only. Follow the on-screen instructions to select your playlist from Apple Music (iOS only) or Deezer premium (Android Only).
  • Remote On/Off: You’d never walk all the way to your TV to turn it on and you shouldn’t have to with your wireless speaker either. Use the app to turn your speaker on/off from afar.
  • Alarms: Don’t be late again. Choose your favorite music to wake up to.
  • PartyUp: Pair up to 150 speakers for the ultimate sound experience. You can pair any BOOM or MEGABOOM together. To pair your speakers together, every speaker must be updated with the latest speaker Firmware (check the app to ensure your speaker has the latest firmware).
  • EQ: You Control the Sound: Want to bump up the bass for your next party? Customize your beats in the app. You control the atmosphere with the recommended presets or customize the EQ to your listening preferences
  • Speaker updates: When new software is available for your speaker, a simple tap in the app updates your speaker with the latest features in no time. Your speaker keeps getting better with the in-app updates.
  • Much more: Personalize your speaker’s name and customize EQ preferences. For BOOM 3 and MEGABOOM 3 preset Magic Button playlists.

New BOOM and MEGABOOM app

The new BOOM & MEGABOOM app by Ultimate Ears has everything you need to get the most out of your Ultimate Ears speaker.  From #PartyUp to customizable EQ, unlock even more awesome ways to use your BOOM and MEGABOOM speakers.

    • Remote On/Off: You’d never walk all the way to your TV to turn it on and you shouldn’t have to with your wireless speaker either. Use the app to turn your speaker on/off from afar.Remote On Off
    • PartyUp: Pair up to 150 speakers for the ultimate sound experience. You can pair any BOOM or MEGABOOM together. To pair your speakers together, every speaker must be updated with the latest speaker Firmware (check the app to ensure your speaker has the latest Firmware).Party Up
      • Tap on the PartyUp icon on the tab bar to get your party started. Level up the party by connecting as many Ultimate Ears speakers as you can handle!
      • You’ll find your available speakers in the drawer – simply drag & drop onto the screen and get ready to turn up. Touch each speaker to see its name and make sure it’s the right one.
      • When someone’s ready to go, you can drag their speaker back to the drawer and it’s instantly out of your party and ready for something else. Or you can go old school and just turn the speaker off. It’s up to you.
      • Pro Tip: You can Party Up with: BOOM, BOOM 2, BOOM 3, MEGABOOM and MEGABOOM 3. Just make sure each speaker is updated to the latest and greatest firmware, otherwise, they won’t be able to join the party and, really, no one wants to be left out.
    • EQ: You Control the Sound: Want to bump up the bass for your next party? Customize your audio settings in the app. You control the atmosphere with the recommended presets or customize the EQ to your listening preferences.

      EQ

 

  • One Touch To Your Playlist: You can also use the magic button to directly access your playlists from select streaming music providers. To use this feature, you must set it up in the BOOM & MEGABOOM app (see Setting up the app):

    Magic Button

    • LONG PRESS TO LAUNCH PLAYLISTS
      Press and hold for 3 seconds. Your speaker will play the playlists you set.
    • TAP ONCE TO PAUSE / PLAY
      When music is streaming on the speaker, tap once to pause/play the music.
    • DOUBLE TAP TO SKIP
      When music is streaming on the speaker, tap twice on the button to skip the song.
    • LONG PRESS AGAIN TO SKIP PLAYLISTS
      Long press again to skip the current playlist.
  • Alarm: Don’t miss an important appointment. You can set your alarm to go off daily or just once and play the music you choose.

    Alarm Feature

Old BOOM and MEGABOOM apps

We removed the old MEGABOOM app from the App Store and Google Play Store. With the new BOOM & MEGABOOM app, you can control all of your Ultimate Ears BOOM, BOOM 2, BOOM 3, MEGABOOM, and MEGABOOM 3 speakers from one app now.


BOOM app: If you have auto updates set on your phone, you should automatically receive the newly updated app. If not, please go to the BOOM & MEGABOOM app in the App Store (iOS) or Google Play Store (Android) and update your app.





MEGABOOM app: You will be prompted to download and install the new app. Once you have installed the new app, you will no longer be able to use the MEGABOOM app.


NOTE: BOOM (1st generation) users must update the speaker to the latest firmware using our Mac and PC update tool, in order to use the new app.