Captivate Your Users With Live Activities

Deliver custom app experiences to your users’ lock screens, available on iOS 16.1+. Launch quickly with OneSignal’s API and SDK support for Live Activities.

Get Your Brand on the Lock Screen

Stay at your users’ fingertips with Live Activities, real-time, at-a-glance app experiences visible on their iPhone lock screens for up to 8 hours. Live Activities remain visible even in Focus and Do Not Disturb modes—meaning you won’t lose your users’ attention.

From our State of Customer Engagement report, apps that use iOS Live Activities have 23.7% higher average 30-day retention rates.

Live Activities Use Cases

Delivery & Rideshare

Track order status and see when the driver is near


Broadcast live, in-game scores and key plays, countdown to a game

Fintech & Crypto

Follow gas fees, exchange rates, and stock prices, show trade and wallet updates


Follow a group workout feed and leaderboard


Share live events, challenges, and leaderboards


Track flight, train, or subway statuses and progress

Watch Our Live Activities Walkthrough

Get a step by step walkthrough of the implementation process, learn about the key features, and receive tips along the way. See how easy it is to integrate Live Activities into your app and enhance your user experience.

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Build Customer Loyalty With Delightful App Experiences

Become one of your users’ favorite apps by making it easy for them to follow the things they care about—broadcast game scores, give users a play-by-play of their delivery, and more. Sustain engagement over time by presenting real-time updates in a cohesive and personalized way, rather than sending a series of static messages.

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Realize Results Faster and Save Developer Time

Building Live Activities from scratch requires months of development by a team of engineers. Instead of building your own solution, leverage our prebuilt tools to implement Live Activities for iOS devices in a matter of hours. Plus, always stay ahead of future industry changes, thanks to our teams’ ongoing releases.

Live activities speed scale and reliability

Speed, Scale, and Reliability, in an Easy-to-Use API

Save dev time without compromising on speed with OneSignal’s battle-tested API. Our industry-leading throughput will handle the real-time delivery for you. Every day we help over 1 million global customers deliver billions of messages at just the right time, all with over 99.95% uptime.

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Chat With Our Team About Live Activities

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