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Finding the LMP Version of Bluetooth Adapter on Your Linux System


On Linux®, you want to know if your Bluetooth® adapter is Bluetooth Low Energy 4.0 compatible.


  1. To find the version of Bluetooth adapter on your Linux, open the terminal and use this command:

    sudo hcitool -a
  2. Find LMP Version. If the version is 0x6 or higher, your system is compatible with Bluetooth Low Energy 4.0. Any version lower than that indicates an older version of Bluetooth.

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