The GripBeats® Startup Guide

Updated: Nov 16

For a PDF version of the Startup Guide, please download it here


1. STARTUP

In this first section, there are a series of steps involved in downloading the GripBeats® App, and in turning on, connecting, updating and then calibrating your GripBeats® device which are all very important. Please read carefully!

  1. DOWNLOAD THE GRIPBEATS® APP

  2. Download the FREE GripBeats® App for

  3. Android: Until we launch on the official Android Play Store, the Android GripBeats® App will only be available from here: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.gripbeats.gripbeats


  1. Apple iOS: Until we launch on the official Apple App Store, the iOS GripBeats® App will only be available from here: https://testflight.apple.com/join/Rf0zv6b5




  1. TURN ON AND CONNECT YOUR GRIPBEATS® DEVICE

  2. Make sure your device is charged by using the USB-C charging cable which comes included in the box.

  3. Turn on your device by pressing and holding the power button on the side of your GripBeats® unit until you see the light-ring make a short flash. Your device is now turning on.

  4. On the GripBeats® App, head on over to the following page:

  5. [GripBeats® App > Perform > Connected > Manage Devices]


  1. Click on “GripBeats®” and watch as the “Device 1 Disconnected” at the top of the screen becomes “GripBeats Connected”. You can now move on to calibrating your device by clicking “Start Calibrating” and following the instructions in the next section.

  2. Note that you can connect up to four separate GripBeats® devices to one GripBeats® simultaneously. That means you can play with three other hands and make an ensemble of four GripBeats® if you really wanted!

  3. If your GripBeats® device is not appearing, is unable to connect, or does not create sounds when entering the PERFORM page (later), then turn off your GripBeats® device, turn off the GripBe