"Boom remains a must-have utility for me on my Mac laptop, and its improvements make it all the better." - Serenity Caldwell, iMore
"It truly feels right at home on Apple’s new OS; almost like Apple designed it."- Owen Williams, The Next Web
Boom 2 is an award-winning pro audio app that completely transforms your audio. This premium version comes with free audio effects for an amazing audio experience. Designed only for OS X Yosemite and later, it self-calibrates itself according to the type of Mac for truly personalized and unique audio. Also, you get to control the features of Boom 2 and certain other Mac media players using your iPhone or iPad with a free iOS app called ‘Boom 2 Remote’, which can be downloaded from the iTunes App Store.
Instantly enhance and optimize the volume of your media files with Boom 2’s intelligent algorithm. It also recommends optimal levels for every file so that you get to enjoy music in both, audio and video files, immensely on your iPhone, iPod, MP3 Players, iPad and other devices.
The best part is that you also get to access Boom 2’s features from anywhere within your house or at work. The ‘Boom Remote’ can be installed on your iPhone and iPad to control Boom 2 and your Mac’s default volume level, Boom 2’s Equalizers and Effects. In addition, you can manage the playback controls of Spotify, VLC, QuickTime and iTunes! This is perfect for those looking to sit back, relax and enjoy their Mac’s media capabilities without making a move.
Boom 2 works its magic on all MacBook Pro, MacBook Air and iMac models. It is 64-bit compatible too, so that it runs with maximum efficiency! With a sporty interface and crisp graphics, Boom 2 is your daily companion for the best sounding audio!
In addition, with the help of an optional component, which works akin to the volume controls on your Mac, Boom 2 can effortlessly optimize any audio coming from your system on a system-wide basis with Equalizers and Audio Effects; for a crisper, clearer and a much better sounding experience.
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NOTE: Boom 2 does not work when AirPlay and FaceTime is enabled/running on your Mac as there are several technical limitations.
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- Fixed the issue of no audio on disconnecting the Type-C connector.
- Fixed the issue wherein another EQ Preset was shown as selected rather than the actual one.
Ratings and Reviews
I Can’t Imagine Living Without This App!
It was always frustrating to hear some low level voices when I was listening to Podcasts on my Macbook Pro and walked away to do other things. And, as might be expected, music sounded tinny, but I didnt want to invest in computer speakers since my laptop is my 2nd floor computer and there isn’t a lot of room where I use it. This app has resolved both volume level for Podcasts and improved the quality of music when I want to listen to Apple Music while I work. I agree with the other reviewer who says it should be included or recommended with the purchase of every Mac. Most of us have quality speakers and/or headphones for serious music appreciation/listening. But the choice of putting on headphones or purchasing redundant and pricey speakers for multiple areas of our workspace or homes where use our laptops is neither possible nor practical. Boom 2 fills that vast void between low volume/ tinny sound; and Audiophile quality. Not only does the spoken word sound richer, clearer, with amplified volume, but Boom 2 also adds enough quality to music to make it enjoyable. Being able to adjust the EQ for each, makes a huge difference. Thank You!
I’ve had this app for years now. Just now writing a review that’ll get lost in the hundreds but want to show my appreciation.
This will totally change how audio sounds on your Mac. It’s especially apparent with headphones. If you’ve got weak headphones, this app will make them sound like a $200 pair. Your laptop’s internal speakers are still limited of course, but you’ll at least be able to make out the bass now!
That said, if you do any sort of audio editing or mixing, especially music, DO NOT route your DAW/audio editor output through Boom. I do amateur production and always forget I’ve got the default settings and Boom going. Doing so will sound great, but when you play the audio anywhere else without Boom, it’ll likely sound bad as you don’t have Boom’s equalization which is what you mixed to. Same reason you’re unlikely to make a quality mix on non-studio headphones or monitors. Pretty obvious for most amateur producers but for you Fruity Loopers, it’s worth mentioning. :D
Buy it here, not at their website
I was a big fan of boom and boom2 but kept getting the DRM nag. So I decided to buy extra copies from their website, and guess what? It’s not only a different product, the audio effects are now an UPSELL. They took them away even though they call it the same product as here. I bought their most expensive package and this was still the case. I requested a refund, will report them if I don’t get it. I’ll deal with the DRM nag, thankfully the audio effects were still in my app store version or I would have reported them to Apple. They’ve lost sight of their customers for sure. WITH REGARD to the response I received from the developer (presumably printed below) I did contact them at their website for a refund, TWICE, with no response. Notice they took time to plug their new product and confused even which product I was talking about. Took time to defend their public reputation, yet didn’t respond behind the scenes. I won’t bother asking a third time for a refund, I’ll file a chargeback with visa and notify my bank.
Developer Response ,
Hey, Boom 2 never complains about DRM protected songs as it enhances system-wide audio and can enhance audio from any audio/video/media apps or browser playing music or video. Are you referring to Boom on iOS ? On iOS we don't get access to DRM protected songs from user's music library and hence Boom informs users that it cannot playback DRM protected songs.
Boom 2 on the Apple App Store or on our Web Store are exactly the same. Also, we have checked for your query in our mail box with the name "dualmacuser" and we could not find anything. Unfortunately, Appstore does not share any contact details with us. Hence we request you to write to firstname.lastname@example.org for further help.
- Global Delight Technologies Pvt. Ltd
- 16.6 MB
OS X 10.10 or later, 64-bit processor
English, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Russian, Simplified Chinese, Spanish, Traditional Chinese
- Age Rating
- Rated 4+
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With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.