Welcome to the iMore Forums Create Your Account or Ask a Question Answers in 5 minutes - no registration required!
Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 25 of 30
Like Tree2Likes
  1. Thread AuthorThread Author   #1  
    Auturi's Avatar
    Banned

    Posts
    190 Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default Have you used Airdrop yet?

    To get the popularity of AirDrop, I just wanted to ask if anyone has used it, and does it work? Is it reliable?
    Last edited by Auturi; 10-31-2013 at 08:35 PM. Reason: Have you used Airdrop yet?
  2. #2  
    Eileen89's Avatar
    iMore Genius

    Posts
    5,873 Posts
    Global Posts
    6,460 Global Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default Re: Have you used Airdrop yet?

    Thread moved to the i0S 7 forum.
  3. #3  
    warcraftWidow's Avatar
    Banned

    Posts
    8,230 Posts
    Global Posts
    8,342 Global Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default Re: Have you used Airdrop yet?

    Works fine for me.
  4. #4  
    BreakingKayfabe's Avatar
    iMore Genius

    Posts
    6,631 Posts
    Global Posts
    7,012 Global Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default Re: Have you used Airdrop yet?

    Yeah. Works fine.
  5. #5  
    Eileen89's Avatar
    iMore Genius

    Posts
    5,873 Posts
    Global Posts
    6,460 Global Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default Re: Have you used Airdrop yet?

    I haven't used it yet, but have seen others using this feature and they weren't having any problems at all.
  6. #6  
    Just_Me_D's Avatar

    Posts
    40,596 Posts
    Global Posts
    40,853 Global Posts
    Mentioned
    3 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default Re: Have you used Airdrop yet?

    Yes, I've used it a few times, and it worked like a charm each time....
  7. #7  
    acerace113's Avatar
    iMore Genius

    Posts
    3,166 Posts
    Global Posts
    3,192 Global Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default Re: Have you used Airdrop yet?

    Yes I've used this feature and it works without any problems


    Sent from my iPod touch (5th generation) or iPhone 4S (iPhone 5S coming soon) using Tapatalk.
  8. #8  
    Sekelani Zwambila's Avatar
    iMore Guru

    Posts
    1,956 Posts
    Global Posts
    1,957 Global Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default Re: Have you used Airdrop yet?

    Very reliable and works like charm.
  9. #9  
    bujin's Avatar
    iMore Beginner

    Posts
    57 Posts
    Global Posts
    143 Global Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default Re: Have you used Airdrop yet?

    I mainly use it to send items to/from my own iPad and iPhone, and it's worked great so far. The occasional sending of pics to Wifey's iPad is fun as well.
  10. #10  
    kataran's Avatar

    Posts
    2,519 Posts
    Global Posts
    3,138 Global Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default Re: Have you used Airdrop yet?

    Yes it works perfect for me


    Sent from my iPhone 5
  11. #11  
    bboykin87's Avatar
    iMore Intermediate

    Posts
    124 Posts
    Global Posts
    407 Global Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default Re: Have you used Airdrop yet?

    I used it twice to send pics and it worked pretty fast. I can't wait for the ability to use this feature with a Mac.


    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  12. #12  
    HAWK's Avatar

    Posts
    1,108 Posts
    Global Posts
    1,256 Global Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default Re: Have you used Airdrop yet?

    Never tried it yet... Speaking of I'm gonna try it today
  13. #13  
    _YoKolorMeBadd's Avatar
    iMore Intermediate

    Posts
    161 Posts
    Global Posts
    429 Global Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default Re: Have you used Airdrop yet?

    Quote Originally Posted by Auturi View Post
    To get the popularity of AirDrop, I just wanted to ask if anyone has used it, and does it work? Is it reliable?
    I used airdrop about 10 times and only got it to work half the time.


    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk 2
  14. #14  
    anon6040766's Avatar
    iMore Intermediate

    Posts
    326 Posts
    Global Posts
    3,779 Global Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default Re: Have you used Airdrop yet?

    To get it to work right it's all about settings. You either need to be all connected to same WiFi or my preference be in close proximity and have everyone turn on Bluetooth. Used it last night for Halloween. Took a ton of with my friends and our kids. Instead of texting the pics, we all turned on Airdrop and Bluetooth and I dropped about 40 photos on 12 phones in seconds. It also works great for documents in meetings, and exchanging contact info


    Sent from my iPhone 5s on Verizon from Philly.
    Trees likes this.
  15. #15  
    EmceeGeek's Avatar
    iMore Elite

    Posts
    2,632 Posts
    Global Posts
    2,703 Global Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default Re: Have you used Airdrop yet?

    I've tried to use it but it never worked for me. That was before iOS 7 official released though.
  16. #16  
    Chris Parsons's Avatar
    Super Moderator

    Posts
    444 Posts
    Global Posts
    590 Global Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default Re: Have you used Airdrop yet?

    Worked perfectly every time I've used it, though I've not used it a lot.
  17. #17  
    abazigal's Avatar
    iMore Intermediate

    Posts
    171 Posts
    Global Posts
    346 Global Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default Re: Have you used Airdrop yet?

    2 or 3 times only so far. Quite reliable, though it seemed to take a while to locate my friend who was sitting right beside me (or at least, longer than it should).
  18. #18  
    brooklyndon2911's Avatar
    iMore Beginner

    Posts
    82 Posts
    Global Posts
    85 Global Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default Re: Have you used Airdrop yet?

    Used it and to share halloween pics to my wife 15+ pics worked like a charm.
  19. #19  
    c_hack's Avatar
    iMore Beginner

    Posts
    74 Posts
    Global Posts
    106 Global Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default Re: Have you used Airdrop yet?

    I use it all the time. My family has iPhones, iPads and iPods. We send each other photos and files all the time. It's flawless. You just have to make sure the device you are sending to is awake to see it.


    Sent from my iPad using Tapatalk
  20. #20  
    Leedsnutter's Avatar
    iMore Nanite

    Posts
    9 Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default Re: Have you used Airdrop yet?

    It worked great for me. Used it between iphones with the wife.
  21. #21  
    rayz336's Avatar
    iMore Elite

    Posts
    2,654 Posts
    Global Posts
    2,865 Global Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default Re: Have you used Airdrop yet?

    I haven't gotten to use it yet, hopefully I'll get the chance very soon
  22. #22  
    taz323's Avatar

    Posts
    14,418 Posts
    Global Posts
    15,804 Global Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default Re: Have you used Airdrop yet?

    Used a few time, nice feature when I rember it's there
  23. #23  
    Peligro911's Avatar

    Posts
    5,880 Posts
    Global Posts
    5,931 Global Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default Re: Have you used Airdrop yet?

    I used it but not really reliable takes too long to find other devices
  24. #24  
    mynameis's Avatar
    iMore Intermediate

    Posts
    298 Posts
    Global Posts
    560 Global Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default Re: Have you used Airdrop yet?

    I see that everyone is saying that airdrop is working for them! For some reason, it doesn't work for me. iPhones around me have it turned on as do I, yet they don't show up when I try to send them something. It's probably something simple, so any help is appreciated.

    Thanks guys and gals


    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  25. #25  
    acerace113's Avatar
    iMore Genius

    Posts
    3,166 Posts
    Global Posts
    3,192 Global Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default Re: Have you used Airdrop yet?

    Quote Originally Posted by mynameis... View Post
    I see that everyone is saying that airdrop is working for them! For some reason, it doesn't work for me. iPhones around me have it turned on as do I, yet they don't show up when I try to send them something. It's probably something simple, so any help is appreciated.

    Thanks guys and gals


    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
    All the devices have to be connected to the same wifi router and have Bluetooth on and you have to have airdrop set to everyone.


    Sent from my 5th gen iPod Touch or iPhone 5S using Tapatalk
Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast

Similar Threads

  1. Living with an iPhone 5s or any iOS device ONLY
    By Edmilan in forum iPhone 5s
    Replies: 24
    Last Post: 11-08-2013, 11:23 PM
  2. Only available @ Apple store at launch?
    By HighTechToid in forum iPad Air
    Replies: 23
    Last Post: 11-03-2013, 11:32 PM
  3. Ipad with a mail-account that only show newer mails.
    By iMore Question in forum Ask a Question
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 10-31-2013, 08:08 AM
  4. Why playing candies alone when you can play Candies With Friends'?
    By Prerna Kathait1 in forum iPhone Apps & Games
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 10-31-2013, 06:47 AM
  5. Replies: 1
    Last Post: 10-30-2013, 07:35 PM

Posting Permissions

";