Comparing Zoom SDKs

The Fully Customizable SDKs introduce a number of different features and considerations when compared to the Client SDKs. Fully Customizable SDK meetings are handled as video sessions and are not compatible with other Zoom Meetings or Webinars. Sessions are joined using the Session Name, and not a Meeting ID. Apps built with these SDKs do not have a default meeting UI, allowing for unique and custom video experiences.

To compare differences between the Fully Customizable and Client SDKs, review the following chart:

Fully Customizable SDKs Client SDKs
Supported Platform(s)
  • Android
  • iOS
  • Web
  • Android
  • iOS
  • Windows
  • macOS
Zoom Plans Fully Customizable SDK (new)
  • Basic
  • Pro
  • Business
  • Enterprise
Meeting Options Zoom Session
  • Meeting
  • Webinar
Meeting Identifier Session Name Meeting ID / Number
Compatible with Zoom Meetings No Yes
Default Meeting UI No Yes
Custom UI Support Yes Yes
Pre-Meeting Management No Yes
User-Login Types N/A
  • Email login
  • SSO login
  • API login
Raw Video / Audio Data Available only in the Mobile Platforms (Android and iOS) No

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