Supported Wireless and Cable Accessories

Vibe has 2 USB ports, HDMI in, HDMI out, and a 3.5mm audio port.


image-png-Sep-07-2021-04-14-59-42-AM This article applies to the Vibe Smartboard 55″.


Vibe board supports wireless devices with the above ports and Bluetooth-connected devices. There are alternative methods outlined below to achieve connection with Wireless accessories. 

Popular Wireless Accessories:

  • Wireless Keyboard: While you don't need to use a keyboard with Vibe, it can come in handy if you are doing a lot of typing on your board. (A popular workaround when you need to do a lot of typing is to join the same Vibe board from the Vibe web app
  • Wireless Mouse: if you want to select the whiteboard or turn pages remotely, you can also choose to use a wireless mouse.
    • Please refer to this article for pairing instructions. You could also use a USB mouse with low dpi that supports Android 7.1.
  • Remote Control: we have tested this remote control, which is compatible.

 

Popular Cable Accessory Options:

  • HDMI cable:

    There are HDMI In and HDMI Out ports on the back of the board.

    • You can display your screen by connecting the computer to the Vibe board's HDMI in with an HDMI cable.

    • You can also mirror Vibe to a bigger screen or projector using HDMI out and the HDMI cable. 

    • Note: there are some restrictions to using HDMI with other devices, please see this article for more information on compatibility with HDMI.
  • 3.5mm audio cable:

    The size of the audio cable that can be used with Vibe board is 3.5mm.
  • Ethernet Cable:

    The ethernet cable can connect your Vibe board to the local network for file sharing and Internet connections.
  • Dual WiFi dongle:

    This dongle will set up a hotspot for you to screencast wirelessly. If you have challenges with using the wireless screencast, this is a helpful workaround.