Sunu Band + Sunu App Quick Set up

Welcome to our quick step-by-step instructions to download the Beta Version of the Sunu App.

This quick instruction will show you how to install the Sunu App and set it up, remember that for these steps to work. You should’ve requested to be enrolled in this program to receive the Invitation email link.

Before you start, be sure you DO NOT have the Sunu App installed on your smartphone, if you’ve got the previous version, please uninstall it prior to starting with the download process to avoid further glitches, we will proceed with the installation of the new Sunu App version in a few moments…

Operative systems required

iPhone running iOS 13

Android 6.0

Steps to downloading the Sunu App (iOS)

Access your email corresponding to your Apple ID and check out in your inbox for an invitation email to Sunu Beta. tap on the button “View On Testflight”.

Image description: Smartphone showing Testflight Email invitation

It will take you to a link in which you will be able to download the app called Testflight. You may also look it up on the App Store.

Once you have downloaded the App, you’ll have to log in with your Apple ID. Once you’re in, you should be able to hear the Sunu App available for download.

You can log in via your Facebook and Twitter once you access the Sunu App. Otherwise, you can create an account with Sunu by selecting the Sign Up option and complete the form.

The next step will be to update your Sunu Band now.

Be sure, your Sunu Band is fully charged to proceed with the following steps.

Steps to downloading Sunu App (Android)

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Smartphone showing Invite

Once you receive the invitation to the beta, press the button Become A Tester to start. Please be advised that once you press the button the enrolment you will have to wait between 10 and 15 minutes, as it takes several minutes for Google to confirm you as a tester. You may go back to Play Store later on.

Search again for Sunu and download the app, the version for beta is 3.1.0

You can log in via your Facebook and Twitter. Otherwise, you can create an account with Sunu by selecting the Sign Up option and complete the form.

The next step will be to update your Sunu Band now.

Be sure, your Sunu Band is fully charged.

Connecting your Sunu Band

Once you open the Sunu App and you have logged in, you’ll be directed to the main tab Navigate.

Image description: Smartphone showing My Sunu Band Tab

To connect the Sunu Band, proceed by tapping on the second tab My Sunu Band from the left on the bottom of your screen so that we can pair it to your iPhone.

  1. Press the button Connect Sunu Band on your iPhone
  2. Press your Sunu Band’s Home Button to wake it up, put them close enough to detect each other via Bluetooth.

Sunu Band firmware update

Image description: Smartphone showing My Sunu Band Tab

To update your Sunu Band to the newest firmware version, go to My Sunu Band it will show up shortly after it is paired.

Locate the option Battery, press and hold that option until a menu pops-up, you will need to enter a code so that you’re able to download the firmware in the Sunu Band. 

Enter the code: 397 

Please allow a few seconds for the process to complete, your Sunu Band will vibrate once the process is complete.

What’s new in the new interface of the Sunu Band?

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New Obstacle Detection Interface

Now, you will be able to simply switch between indoors, outdoors, or simply turn off the sonar sensor by simple swipes in one direction or the other.

Cycle describing the circle that depicts how it works.
  1. Wake up your Sunu Band with the Home Button.
  2. Press the Navigation button to activate the Obstacle Detector.
  3. Swipe in one direction to activate the indoors mode, swipe again for outdoors, swipe again if you wish to deactivate the application.

Hand Pointing Gestures

When you decide to activate this new feature, you will be able to use two apps at the same time, you can now decide whether you want to use the Compass App to know the direction you’re heading to or discover places nearby in the direction you’re pointing towards.
To make this feature work, you simply need to place your arm in a horizontal position, to continue detecting obstacles on the way, place it back to a normal natural position.

Enhanced Menu and more features available

The Menu in your Sunu Band gets activated automatically when you double-click the Home Button, the options now available are:

· Compass. 
· Where Am I?
· Place Finder
· Nearby Places
· My Favorites.