Which Android devices are supported?

We support all Android phones provided they meet the following requirements:

  1. Your Android phone is running Android OS 2.1 or later.
  2. Your Android phone is able to receive SMS or calls during the verification process.

You will also need an adequate data plan in order to receive messages when outside the range of a Wi-Fi network.

We do not support tablets or Wi-Fi only devices at this time.

For more specific information, see supported device articles for: iPhone | BlackBerry | Nokia S40 | Nokia S60 | Windows Phone | BlackBerry 10.

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