R2-D2 connects to your device via Bluetooth Smart BLE, also known as Bluetooth 4.0 (check your device compatibility)

To connect to R2-D2, launch the Star Wars Droids App and tap the connect button. The app will scan for any Droids nearby. When you see the R2-D2 icon appear, tap on the icon and it should start to connect. Once the app is connected to R2-D2, tap the Confirm button and you should successfully connect to R2-D2. If R2-D2's icon does not appear during detection, check to see if your R2-D2 is charged and nearby your device. 

For more details on connecting to R2-D2, follow the link

If your R2-D2 will not connect to your device, follow the link for more details. 

If you're having trouble connecting to your droid, please follow the link to open a new support ticket.

Or feel free to contact us at your convenience:


Email: support@sphero.com