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Will the FireBoard work with my phone/tablet?
FireBoard requires that your mobile device is equipped with Bluetooth 4.0+ hardware and runs either iOS or Android. To use FireBoard on your Apple product, make sure your device is one of the following with iOS8 or later:
- iPhone 4s
- iPad (3rd generation)
- iPad mini
- iPod touch (5th generation)
To use your FireBoard on an Android device, make sure your device is on Android 5.0 or later and is equipped with a Bluetooth 4.0+ radio.
Visit our Knowledge Base for more information about getting connected to Bluetooth.
What type of Bluetooth Connection does the FireBoard utilize?
The FireBoard utilizes a Bluetooth 4.0 (Bluetooth Low Energy) Profile to communicate between the mobile app and the FireBoard. With a BLE connection, the pairing process where you entered a passcode is not needed anymore. The FireBoard App will automatically scan and find FireBoard devices via BLE. See the Bluetooth section of our Knowledge Base for more information.