In general, if you close and reopen your iKamand app, it will automatically update to the latest version. If it doesn't download the latest from the App Store or Play Store.


New iKamand firmware is regularly released and your iKamand can be updated from the Devices page in the iKamand app. Navigate there by pressing Devices (Kamado icon in the top right of Cook tab).


The updates are designed to improve the functionality of the iKamand app and iKamand with new features and important fixes. 

We strongly recommend updating your iKamand firmware as soon as an update is available!


Latest software version on the iKamand app and device

  • iKamand App: Version 2.1.4
  • IKamand: Version 1.0.46


How to check the version on your app and iKamand

  • iKamand App: Press the Kamado icon in the top right of the home screen to navigate to Devices and scroll down to see the version your app is on.
  • iKamand: Navigate to Devices (Kamado icon in the top right of Cook tab) page to see the version your iKamand is on.


How to Update Your iKamand

  1. You can check for the latest update by opening the iKamand app and navigating to Devices (Kamado icon in the top right of Cook tab) page. 
  2. If there's an update available, you will see an Update button on the Devices page.
  3. Make sure your iKamand is on and connected to the internet. Press the Update button to start the update.
    • If you are using the iKamand in Grill or BBQ, your iKamand won’t start updating until the mode has finished.
    • If your iKamand doesn’t start updating you will see a message in the app saying “The update was initiated, please wait for it to start.”, and then an alert saying the update did not begin. Try updating again by pressing the update button.
    • Do not turn off the iKamand during the update. If you turn off the iKamand, the update will stop.
    • If your iKamand is turned on, it will continue with the update.
  4. Your update should take around 5 minutes, but could take up to 20 minutes depending on your iKamand's internet connection. Your iKamand LED will flash teal during the update and then will turn off for a few minutes during the update. 
  5. When your update is successful, you will receive an alert in the app and a notification if you have notifications enabled.