FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions About BB-8.

What Location-Based data is captured by the BB-8 app and when?
No geographical information is collected.  We ask for the location services permission on Android due to a bug in the BLE implementation in Android 6.0.0...
Tue, Nov 22, 2016 at 10:39 AM
What is BB-8 made of?
The body is made of durable polycarbonate - which is essentially really hard plastic.
Mon, Sep 19, 2016 at 11:12 AM
What are BB-8's watt hours?
BB-8's watt hours are 2.5. 
Wed, Jul 27, 2016 at 3:37 PM
Where can I buy Special Edition Battle-Worn BB-8?
You can pre-order or back-order Special Edition Battle-Worn BB-8 now through our website or one of our pre-order retail partners. General purchase w...
Mon, Sep 19, 2016 at 1:57 PM
Platform Compatibility Matrix
Platform App iOS All main apps require a minimum of iOS 8+ BB-8 Sphero SPRK LL Ollie Force Band Android All main apps requi...
Thu, Feb 1, 2018 at 3:48 PM
How does BB-8 know which Star Wars movie I am going to have him watch with me?
First, select the "Watch With Me" feature within your BB-8 app. Next, select either Star Wars: The Force Awakens or Rogue One. After you have ...
Tue, Apr 4, 2017 at 3:27 PM
BB-8 and Special Edition Security Information
BB-8 & BB-8 SE Hardware description Polycarbonate shell Magnetic head Inductive charging base Bluetooth radio LiPo battery US...
Tue, Jun 20, 2017 at 2:12 PM
What is the Droid Trainer?
Droid Trainer is a companion component for BB-8 and BB-9E that deepens the Augmented Reality experience in the Star Wars App-Enabled Droids by Sphero app.  ...
Thu, Aug 31, 2017 at 8:44 AM
How do I use the Droid Trainer?
Begin a new AR adventure alongside your Sphero BB-8 or BB-9E Droid with the new Droid Trainer: Place your BB Droid in the trainer, open the Sphero Star ...
Tue, Aug 29, 2017 at 10:36 AM