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Blast Baseball - Android

Get Started

Congratulations on the purchase of Baseball 360!  The package includes: Precision Swing Motion Sensor, Bat attachment, Wireless Charger, Micro-USB cable for charging pad, and Get Started guide.

How to charge your sensor

  1. Take the sensor and charger out of the package.
  2. Connect the wireless charger to the micro-USB cable.
  3. Plug USB cable into a USB outlet.
  4. Place the sensor in the center of the wireless charger where the logo is located with logo facing up on the sensor.
  5. It takes 60 minutes to fully charge the sensor.
  6. A green indicator light shows that the sensor is fully charged.
  • The sensor battery can last for seven days in standby, but battery life differs based on usage.

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The LED indicator lights of the charger

  • LED colors:  1. Red LED – The charger is not active (the sensor is not on the charger or the sensor is fully charged) 2. Blue LED – The sensor is charging.  3. Green LED – The sensor is completely charged. Green light will change to red LED after the charging sequence has stopped.
  • If the sensor is fully charged, it doesn’t reset the charging sequence. The light will show red on the charger when placing the sensor back on the charging pad.

How to turn Bluetooth on

Varies depending on the model of your Android device.

Turn Bluetooth on for Android

  1. On your Android, tap the menu button and select Systems settings.
  2. Locate the Bluetooth symbol on the setting screen.
  3. Change the Setting to “On”. Do so by clicking to the right of “Off.”
  4. Close out of Bluetooth.
  5. Check the top of your home screen for the Bluetooth icon. This indicates that Bluetooth is active.
  • Please note that the sensor only connects in the app only. The sensor will not connect in the Bluetooth setting.

How to install Blast Baseball

Your Android mobile device goes to Google Play.

 To find and install Blast Baseball for Android

  1. On your Android phone open Play Store.
  2. Tap the Search icon.
  3. Enter Blast Baseball in the search results to go to the app page.
  4. Select Blast Baseball in the search results to go the app page.
  5. Follow the standard installation procedure for Android.

Create New Account or Sign in

Once the app is downloaded it opens up the login screen. The available options of logging into the app or creating a new account are shown on the page.

Create New Account

  1. Open the Blast Baseball
  2. Tap on “GET STARTED” button
  3. Fill in your Full Name, E-Mail, Confirm E-mail, and Password. To proceed to next screen select on “Create Account” button.
  • Password must be 8 characters long and include characters and a number
  1. The welcome screen displays three options for completing the registration process.
  • Basic Details
  • Register Sensor
  • Add Bat

If you don’t want to complete the registration, hit the skip option on the top right of the screen. This process will need to be completed at a later time to use the sensor.

  1. A check mark will be displayed next to Basic Details on the welcome screen. Select on Register Sensor option. Scan the sensor using the screen circle to focus on the serial bar on the back of the sensor. If not able to scan, continue to bottom of the screen to type in the Serial (Top & Bottom) number on the back of the sensor. Hit done when this is complete. Face the Blast logo towards the ground for two seconds, face the Blast logo towards the sky for two seconds, and repeat until it is activated. When completed, a Sensor Connected message will appear.                                                                                                                              
  2. A check mark will be displayed next to Basic Details and Register Sensor on the welcome screen. Select on Add New Bat option. Fill in the following information:
  • Brand
  • Model
  • Nickname
  • Length
  • Weight

Once the information is completed, tap on the “Add New Bat” button.

  1. A video will play showing how to attach your sensor to your bat. Tap done or “Add another bat” button to finish.

Sign in

  1. Open the Blast Baseball
  2. Tap on “Sign in here”
  3. Fill in your E-mail (Username) and Password. When complete tap on “Log in” button.

Forgot Password

  1. Open the Blast Baseball.
  2. Tap on “Sign in here.”
  3. Tap on the “Forgot Password.”
  4. Type in E-mail (Username) and tap on “Reset Password” button to get a reset link sent to email address.
  5. Open up email and select on the link or copy and paste the following link into your browser.
  6. On the reset screen type your Email, Password and Confirm Password and tap on the “Reset” button.
  7. Log into your account again.

Guest mode

The user can explore the Baseball without logging into the app. Learn about Training Center, Live Metrics, and Capture Video. The user can sign up on each screen.

 How to get into guest mode

  1. On the sign in page, swipe to the right.
  2. Swipe to the right three times until a box says “Guest Mode.”
  3. Explore the app.
  4. When done complete the registration process.

 

How to get your attachment & sensor on your bat

  1. Turn the Universal Bat Attachment inside out.
  2. Take your sensor and place it on the top of the Attachment. Make sure the Blast Motion Logo is facing down toward the Attachment.
  3. Reverse the Attachment from inside out so that the sensor is now inside the Attachment. Ensure the logo is showing on top inside.
  4. Place the Attachment on Knob of the bat. Ensure the sensor is secured on the bat.

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Getting your first metric

The Blast Baseball has three different modes: Online, Offline, and Video. Follow these instructions for initial utilization of each mode:.

Online Mode

  1. Make sure the sensor is connected to Blast Baseball. If not, Select on Menu > Sensor > Tap on Sensor.
  2. Make sure sensor is in attachment on Bat.
  3. Go to the Dashboard screen to view live metrics before your first swing.
  4. Take your first swing.
  • *** CONTACT WITH BASEBALL MUST BE MADE TO GET METRICS ***
  1. Once you have made contact you can view your metrics.

Offline Mode

  1. Connect to Blast Baseball to view battery level. If not Select on Menu > My Sensor > Tap on Sensor. If battery is below 20%, charge sensor.
  2. Make sure sensor is connected to the bat that will be used. Menu > My Bats > Tap on Bat.
  3. Once battery level is verified and the correct bat is selected the app can be closed.
  4. Take your first swing.
  • *** CONTACT WITH BASEBALL MUST BE MADE TO GET METRICS ***
  1. Once your swings have been completed, connect your sensor back to the app. Tap on the menu icon with blue circle notification. Tap on the arrows circling around with the blue dot.
  2. Select on the “UPLOAD” button. The records will Download Swings.
  3. View the metrics records in the Progress.

Video Mode

  1. Make sure the sensor is connected to Blast Baseball. If not, Select on Menu > Sensor > Tap on Sensor.
  2. Make sure sensor is in attachment on Bat.
  3. Go to the Dashboard screen or any screen that has the Smart Video Capture.
  4. Tap on the circle record button.
  5. Take your first swing.
  • *** CONTACT WITH BASEBALL MUST BE MADE TO GET METRICS ***
  1. Tap on the red circle record button to finish.
  • Multiple swings can be recorded on one video. Therefore, video recordings do not have to be stopped between swings.
  1. Videos can be viewed on Video Library icon. Once you have made contact you can view your metrics.

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