# Testing Pinch SDK with a physical or virtual beacon
This page describes testing the Pinch SDK intallation with a beacon.
Any virtual beacon app may be used, for an instance
It is preffered to use Android - as you may set up Eddystone settings as well.
To test Pinch SDK set up a beacon with the following configuration:
Eddystone EID: Enabled (Android)
TLM: Enabled (Android)
The beacon should run on another phone than the app with Pinch SDK. After triggering the beacon you should receive a notifivation in your app.
It is preffered to use an Android Phone for testing. You may then turn on Eddystone, EID and TLM Data.