Sphero

Charging Sphero

Sphero comes with his very own induction charger. When his battery runs low, you can revive him heavy side down in the charger. To find his heavy side, place him on a hard surface like a table. Spher…

mike moran
Updated 7 months ago by mike moran

Cleaning Sphero

To clean Sphero, we suggest using warm water, a mild soap or detergent, and a non-abrasive cloth or paper towel. Because Sphero’s polycarbonate shell is sensitive to abrasives and can be damaged by c…

mike moran
Updated 7 months ago by mike moran

Connecting Sphero to Device

Sphero connects to phones differently than our other robots – Sphero connects through Bluetooth Classic. This means that you must select Sphero in your phone’s Bluetooth settings before connecting in…

mike moran
Updated 7 months ago by mike moran

Is Sphero Waterproof?

Sphero is waterproof up to 5m or 15ft. He will actually float on top of water. Please note that water can interfere with your Bluetooth connection which can cause a drop in connection.

mike moran
Updated 7 months ago by mike moran

Pairing Sphero with a Device

iOS Pairing Remove Sphero from the Induction Charger. Shake Sphero awake. A double tap will usually work. Your Sphero will flash 3 consecutive colors when it is awake and ready to pair. .. Access iOS…

Micah Daby
Updated 7 months ago by Micah Daby

Red Flash

Your Sphero app-enabled robot may blink a red light sequence after being removed from the charging cradle after a full charge. A quick red flash indicates that firmware of your Sphero app-enabled rob…

Kevin Sicner
Updated 4 weeks ago by Kevin Sicner

Resetting Sphero

Place Sphero on its charging base and press the button on the side of the charger while removing Sphero from the charger. To verify Sphero is reset, try tapping to wake. If Sphero does not wake, rese…

mike moran
Updated 7 months ago by mike moran

Sphero Firmware Updates

Firmware upgrades provide improved performance for our favorite rolling robot. They improve Sphero's driving control, allow you to play games using new capabilities like collision detection, and even…

mike moran
Updated 7 months ago by mike moran

Sphero Light not Working

Sphero’s LED light can be configured so that it does not display light, depending on your preference. To ensure this has not happened, navigate to settings in your Sphero App and make certain the sli…

mike moran
Updated 7 months ago by mike moran

Sphero Quick Start Guide

Sphero Quick Start Guide

mike moran
Updated 7 months ago by mike moran

Sphero Volts/Hz

Sphero’s induction charger is compatible with 110v – 240v and 50 – 60 Hz

mike moran
Updated 7 months ago by mike moran

Sphero is Glowing Blue + White - Not Connecting

If your Sphero is glowing a solid bright/ white blue and doesn't respond to shaking, attempts to pair, etc., it is most likely connected to a previously paired device. To resolve this issue, make sur…

mike moran
Updated 7 months ago by mike moran

Sphero isn't Charging

Sometimes if Sphero isn't sitting just right in his cradle he doesn't take a charge. Make sure that he is sitting heavy side down in his cradle: To find his heavy side, place him on a hard surface li…

mike moran
Updated 7 months ago by mike moran

Sphero not Following Driving Instructions

You need to aim Sphero. Before driving, first try placing your thumbs on opposite sides of the Nav Wheel on your screen. Rotate your thumbs until you see Sphero’s blue taillight point directly at you…

mike moran
Updated 7 months ago by mike moran

Sphero not Holding a Charge

Sphero's battery should last up to 60 minutes of constant play on a full charge. If Sphero has been fully charged but loses energy and turns off shortly after connecting, please try the following: En…

mike moran
Updated 7 months ago by mike moran

Sphero's Bluetooth Range

Sphero has a Bluetooth range of over 50 ft; however, we advise keeping him within that range. Driving Sphero outside of 50 ft could cause him to become disconnected and you’ll have to walk the whole…

mike moran
Updated 7 months ago by mike moran

Unable to Update Firmware

Issue: Unable to update the firmware on the Sphero 2.0 App Solution: Please go to App store and google play store and download the Sphero Edu - Coding for Sphero Robots App. APP STORE | Google Play O…

mike moran
Updated 7 months ago by mike moran

What is Boost Mode?

Boost delivers added power to Sphero to help you launch over jumps and outrun the bad guys. If you’re in a tight race, or have a low ramp you want to hit just right, boost Sphero and impress your com…

mike moran
Updated 7 months ago by mike moran

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