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    Preparing to use your SmartBand

    Arrow left SmartBand SWR10 support overview

    For your SmartBand to work, it must be connected to your Android™ device and the latest versions of the following applications must be installed on the Android™ device: Smart Connect™, SmartBand application and Lifelog.

    If you set up your SmartBand using NFC, you are guided during setup to Google Play™, from where you can install the necessary applications to use with your SmartBand.

    If you set up your SmartBand using Bluetooth®, you have to go through some extra steps to install the necessary applications from Google Play™ and connect to your Android™ device.

    Note

    The Smart Connect application is pre-installed on all Android™ devices from Sony Mobile at purchase. Make sure that you update it to the latest version.

    Tip

    After the SmartBand application is installed, it is not located on the Application screen. You can access it under Devices in the Smart Connect application after your SmartBand is connected to the Android™ device.

    To set up your SmartBand using NFC

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    1. Make sure that your SmartBand is charged for at least 30 minutes.
    2. Android™ device: Make sure you have installed or updated the Smart Connect application to the latest version from Google Play™.
    3. Android™ device: Make sure that the NFC function is turned on and that the screen is active and unlocked.
    4. Place the Android™ device over your SmartBand so that the NFC area of each device touches the other, then follow the instructions on the Android™ device to install the SmartBand application and the Lifelog application. Icn sony ellis connected appears briefly in the status bar and permanently in the Notification panel when a connection with the SmartBand is active.

    Note

    If you touch the NFC areas of each device to each other after all applications are installed and your SmartBand is on and connected, the Lifelog application starts automatically.

    Tip

    You can drag down the status bar to open the Notification panel and get quick access to the SmartBand application and the Lifelog application.

    To set up your SmartBand using Bluetooth®

    1. Make sure that your SmartBand has been charged for at least 30 minutes.
    2. Android™ device: Make sure you have installed or updated the Smart Connect application to the latest version from Google Play™.
    3. Start the Smart Connect application.
    4. Turn on your SmartBand.
    5. Android™ device: Turn on the Bluetooth® function, then scan for Bluetooth® devices and select SWR10 in the list of available devices.
    6. Follow the instructions to install the SmartBand application and the Lifelog application.  Icn sony ellis connected appears briefly in the status bar and permanently in the Notification panel when a connection with the SmartBand is active.

    Note

    All applications required for the SmartBand to work are available on Google Play™.

    Tip

    You can drag down the status bar to open the Notification panel and get quick access to the SmartBand application and the Lifelog application.


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