# Add PinchSDK
The following criterias must be fulfilled to implement the SDK:
- Minimum iOS target: 9.0
|Latest Update||Current Stable Release|
|August 31, 2021||2.2.0|
# Install SDK
Add the following pod to your podfile:
# Swift Package Manager
https://gitlab.com/fluxloop/swift/pinchsdk.git https://gitlab.com/fluxloop/swift/pinchsdklegacy.git https://gitlab.com/fluxloop/swift/pinchsdklegacybluetooth.git
# Initialize SDK
Privacy dashboard and other metadata collection may not work as expected if API key is missing.
In your applications
AppDelegate.swift didFinishLaunchingWithOptions, add the following method calls:
# Background modes
bluetooth-central to your applications background modes. This allows us to scan for eddystone data without having access to users location.