Getting Started

For those new to the MetaWear platform

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Get started by inserting the battery or charging your board via the micro-USB cable. Then download one of our Apps and connect to your MetaSensor. You can stream or log sensor data in minutes.

Please note that you cannot connect to a MetaSensor using the default menu of your device, you MUST use an approved App.

Your device must be Bluetooth Low Energy (Bluetooth 4.0) compliant to work with a MetaSensor.

The MetaSensors work on Windows, iOS, Linux, MacOS, tvOS, and Android.

MetaSensor Basics

Learn about the MetaWear sensors and what they can do.

This video will help you understand the features of each sensor and help you figure out which sensor is most appropriate for your project.

How to Collect and Log Sensor Data on your MetaSensor

Looking to gather sensor data from your MetaSensor over a long period of time? Download the MetaBase app to log sensor data on your MetaSensor board memory and download it at later a time.

Download the app from either the Windows, Google Play, or Apple App store by searching for "MetaBase".

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How to Stream Sensor Data from your MetaSensor

Looking to gather sensor data from your MetaSensor in real time? Download the MetaHub app to send sensor data from your MetaWear board to another device in real time.

Download the app from either the Google Play or Windows store by searching for "MetaHub". Coming Soon for iOS.

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How to Collect Sensor Data from multiple MetaSensors

Looking to gather sensor data from many MetaSensors? Download the MetaBase app to log sensor data on your MetaSensor board and download it at later a time.

Download the app from either the Windows, Google Play, or Apple App store by searching for "MetaBase".

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How to Write your Own App

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Our APIs are fully open source and include numerous free Apps, example code, documentation and more. For developers, the best place to get started is www.mbientlab.com/docs

The MetaWear sample app provides a quick and easy way to get familiar with our SDK. You can use the app to stream sensor data, troubleshoot your board, and update the firmware.

Download the app from either the Google Play or Apple App store by searching for "MetaWear".

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MetaSensor Debug and Troubleshooting

Need to troubleshoot your device? Issues connecting to your MetaWear? Watch this video and learn everything you need to know to get your MetaWear working.

The MetaWear sample app provides a quick and easy way to troubleshoot your hardware. You can use the app to update the board firmware and test that all sensors are working.

Download the app from either the Google Play or Apple App store by searching for "MetaWear". There is no MetaWear App available for Windows.

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