iOS 8 Compatibility & Video via SDK 5.0


September 4, 2014


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Soon, iPhone and iPad users worldwide will benefit from iOS 8's major enhancements. Unfortunately, a handful of older iOS devices won?t be compatible because of significant changes to its operating system. The name of the game is compatibility, which is why to avoid interruptions to Chartboost?s monetization services, you need to update to our latest SDK 5.0, right HEREBut there?s more. For those of you who have been waiting for the public release of Chartboost Video it?s here ? and only with SDK 5.0. Remember, it?s the only video made exclusively for game developers, and in closed beta we?ve received some pretty amazing feedback:"We are big fans of Chartboost. Their new rewarded video feature was easy to integrate and provided another great revenue channel. We increased user engagement and experienced almost no IAP cannibalization."- Critical Hit Software"Being able to test the new video functionality from Chartboost, firsthand, was very exciting. We can't wait to see how it performs now that it's widely available. Our experience so far has been outstanding."- Tapps GamesThis SDK 5.0 (iOS, Android, Unity) update includes:

  • iOS 8 compatibility
  • Chartboost Video - interstitial and rewarded
  • Easier integration & improved APIs - more impressions and increased monetization

For more info, you can visit our trusty Help Site: SDK 5.0 and migration docs, Video, or shoot us an email at: We always like to hear from you. #WeHeartDevs