This guide will help get you started with the new SentinelX NFC! To learn the differences between the SentinelX NFC vs SentinelX BLE, click here.
This is the SentinelX NFC:
- Step 1: Download COIN App
- Step 2: Make an Account
- Step 3: Extension Devices Page
- Step 4: Scan Your NFC Device
- Step 5: SentinelX Boost Active!
- Step 6: Scan Again When Boost Expires
Step 1: Download COIN App
COIN is a smartphone app, so you can download it at both the iOS App Store, and the Google Play Store on Android.
Download for iOS: https://itunes.apple.com/app/id1450443351
Download for Android: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=network.xyo.coin
Step 2: Make an Account
When you first open COIN, you’ll be prompted to create an account with an email address and password.
Step 3: Extension Devices Page
Tap the + icon in the top right of the app, then Extension Devices. It will look like this:
Step 4: Scan Your NFC Device
Tap Scan Device and bring your SentinelX NFC card to your phone. It will look like this:
Please note that each phone type may have different locations for the NFC reader. The app will prompt you where to scan your SentinelX NFC.
Step 5: SentinelX Boost Active!
It will look like this:
You will also notice a SentinelX NFC icon displayed towards the top left of your home screen, letting you know you are connected with a checkmark.
Step 6: Scan Again When Boost Expires
You will need to scan again when the SentinelX NFC Icon has a red X. You can also scan before the boost expires.
Just tap the SentinelX NFC Icon on the left of your screen, and you will be prompted to tap again to get your NFC bonus. You will see the Red X icon again when you need to tap again.
For additional help with the SentinelX, please see our troubleshooting guides