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What version of iOS do I need for BBC iPlayer Radio on my iPad and iPhone?

You need iOS version 9.3 or above to install the iPlayer Radio app. If your device cannot update to iOS 9.3 you can still access BBC iPlayer via the browser version at

If you are affected by this change, you may find it useful to add a shortcut to in the form of an app icon on your home screen.

Just select the icon of the box with an arrow pointing up (located at the top of the Safari browser) when you visit the website. So if your favourite station is BBC 6 Music, for example, you can create an app icon on your home screen to go straight to the BBC 6 Music homepage.

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