What's New

5.61
Fix for a bug that prevented conversion of files to PDF when importing (Error 400).

5.6
Automatic Palm Detection on iPad allows you to write naturally with your hand on the screen, just like pen on paper (Requires iOS 8 or later). This feature is on by default and can be found in Settings.

New typing toolbar on iPhone.

Bug fixes.

App Description

Apple Editors' Choice on iPad, iPhone, and Mac! Apple's Mac App of The Year! 

Welcome to Notability: powerful, yet wonderfully simple note-taking and annotation.

Students, teachers, and business professionals use Notability daily to take notes, sketch ideas, annotate PDFs, mark-up photos, record lectures, provide audio feedback and more. It is uniquely designed for each device to provide the best note taking experience at school, at home, and at work. And with iCloud, your notes are always up to date.

**Write Naturally** 
- Handwrite and sketch with beautiful ink.
- Write smoothly and quickly with zoom-writing.
- Automatic Palm Detection on iPad allows you to write naturally with your hand on the screen, just like pen on paper (Requires iOS 8 or later).

**Type Anywhere** 
- Notability includes full-featured typing with a wide range of fonts, sizes, and colors. 
- Outlines and text boxes help you quickly capture and organize ideas.
- The typing UI is uniquely designed on iPhone, iPad, and Mac for the best typing experience possible.

**Import and Annotate PDFs** 
- Mark up lecture slides and meeting agendas or complete class assignments.
- Fill-out, sign, and send forms.
- Import doc and ppt files with the help of Google Drive.

**Audio Recordings: Review and Give Feedback**
- Get more out of your lectures and meetings when you record them.
- Notes automatically link to recordings, so during playback, you can watch your notes animate along with the recording, or tap them to get to the spot that needs clarifying.
- Teachers can also use these features to provide audio and handwritten feedback to students.

**All Electronic Workflow**
- Create a paperless classroom -- handout and collect assignments via the cloud.
- Speed-up feedback to students and colleagues using Notability.
- Complete, sign, and share documents in Notability.

**Organize and Share Notes**
- Create subjects and simply drag notes into them.
- Share your notes via email, AirDrop, printer, Twitter, Dropbox, Google Drive, Box and more.

**iCloud Sync**
- iCloud automatically syncs all of your notes to iPad, iPhone, and Mac.

**Auto-backup**
- Dropbox, Google Drive, or Box, can be used to backup your notes and are great for archiving or recovery.

We hope you enjoy using Notability, and we look forward to hearing from you.

iPhone Screenshots

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iPad Screenshots

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App Changes

  • April 30, 2015 New version 5.61
  • April 30, 2015 New version 5.6
  • March 14, 2015 New version 5.51
  • March 02, 2015 New version 5.5
  • February 02, 2015 New version 5.41
  • January 20, 2015 New version 5.4
  • December 02, 2014 New version 5.33
  • November 26, 2014 New version 5.32
  • November 11, 2014 New version 5.31
  • November 09, 2014 New version 5.3
  • September 17, 2014 New version 5.26
  • September 10, 2014 New version 5.25
  • August 15, 2014 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $2.99
  • August 15, 2014 Price increase: $1.99 -> $4.99
  • August 06, 2014 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $1.99
  • August 05, 2014 New version 5.24
  • July 07, 2014 New version 5.23
  • May 31, 2014 New version 5.22
  • May 22, 2014 Price increase: $2.99 -> $4.99
  • May 21, 2014 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $2.99
  • May 21, 2014 Price increase: $2.99 -> $4.99
  • May 09, 2014 Price increase: FREE! -> $2.99
  • May 01, 2014 Price decrease: $2.99 -> FREE!
  • April 23, 2014 New version 5.21
  • April 03, 2014 New version 5.2
  • February 11, 2014 New version 5.13
  • December 11, 2013 New version 5.12
  • October 17, 2013 New version 5.11
  • October 10, 2013 New version 5.1
  • September 17, 2013 New version 5.03
  • September 16, 2013 New version 5.02
  • August 21, 2013 New version 5.01
  • August 15, 2013 New version 5.0
  • August 15, 2013 Price increase: $1.99 -> $2.99
  • December 03, 2012 New version 4.42
  • November 20, 2012 Price increase: $0.99 -> $1.99
  • November 06, 2012 New version 4.41
  • November 01, 2012 New version 4.4
  • June 14, 2012 New version 4.31
  • April 18, 2012 New version 4.3
  • March 07, 2012 New version 4.20
  • February 04, 2012 New version 4.1
  • November 09, 2011 New version 4.01
  • October 18, 2011 New version 4.0
  • October 18, 2011 Price decrease: $2.99 -> $0.99
  • July 20, 2011 New version 3.01
  • July 12, 2011 New version 3.0
  • July 12, 2011 Price increase: $0.99 -> $2.99
  • June 24, 2011 New version 2.08
  • April 11, 2011 New version 2.08
  • April 11, 2011 Price decrease: $1.99 -> $0.99
  • April 02, 2011 Price increase: $0.99 -> $1.99
  • March 14, 2011 Price decrease: $1.99 -> $0.99
  • March 11, 2011 Price decrease: $1.99 -> $0.99
  • March 09, 2011 Price decrease: $3.99 -> $1.99
  • March 08, 2011 New version 2.07
  • March 07, 2011 Price increase: $2.99 -> $3.99
  • March 01, 2011 New version 2.06
  • January 27, 2011 New version 2.05
  • January 18, 2011 New version 2.04
  • January 18, 2011 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $2.99
  • January 11, 2011 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $2.99
  • December 22, 2010 New version 2.03
  • November 30, 2010 Price increase: $1.99 -> $4.99
  • November 29, 2010 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $1.99
  • November 27, 2010 New version 2.02
  • November 11, 2010 New version 2.01
  • October 21, 2010 Price decrease: $8.99 -> $4.99
  • October 21, 2010 New version 2.0
  • May 11, 2010 New version 1.03
  • May 08, 2010 New version 1.02
  • April 10, 2010 New version 1.01

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