Ledger Nano S Plus - Frequently Asked Questions

This article answers the most common questions about Ledger Nano S Plus. Ledger Nano S Plus will be available here

Which Ledger device is for you? 

What are the differences between Ledger Nano S, Nano X, and Nano S Plus? 

This table compares the different Ledger devices to help you choose the right one for you. 

  Ledger Nano S Ledger Nano S Plus Ledger Nano X
Security architecture Buttons and screen driven by the MCU (MCU integrity checked by the SE) Buttons and screen driven by the Secure Element

Buttons and screen driven by the Secure Element

Apps capacity

Up to 6 apps

Up to 100 apps

Up to 100 apps
Storage space 320 kB 1.5 MB 2 MB
Bluetooth No No Yes
Battery No No Yes (8h in standby, 3-4h in use)
Ledger Live compatibility

Desktop: Yes

Mobile: USB on Android

Desktop: Yes

Mobile: USB on Android

Desktop: Yes

Mobile: USB on Android and Bluetooth on Android / iOS

Connector

USB-A to micro-USB

USB-A to USB-C

USB-A to USB-C

Screen 128x32 px 128x64 px 128x64 px
Dimensions

104 х 58 х 5mm

16.2g

62.39 x 17.40 x 8.24mm

21g

72 x 18.6 x 11.75mm

34g

Technical questions

What are the requirements to use Ledger Nano S Plus?

Ledger Nano S Plus requires a USB port to connect the USB-C cable to. Any powered USB port can be used to charge it. The device requires a desktop computer with at least Windows 8.1, macOS 10.14 (64-bit), or Linux Ubuntu 16.10 (64-bit) or a smartphone with at least Android 8.1.

How many apps can be installed on the device?

Ledger Nano S Plus supports up to 100 simultaneously-installed apps. It has five times more available storage space for apps compared to Ledger Nano S, though the number of apps that can be installed depends on the size of the apps.

Why can't I find an app for Ledger Nano S Plus in Manager?

Certain apps might not be available for downloading on Ledger Nano S Plus in Ledger Live Manager.

Below mentioned apps are not available in Manager. The deployment of these apps for Nano S Plus can be delayed.

  • InternetComputer
  • IOTA Legacy
  • Persistence
  • Statemine
  • THORChain

These apps will be available for Ledger Nano S Plus within the shortest delay. While waiting, if you are the owner of Ledger Nano S or Nano X, you can install the mentioned apps on those devices.

Owners of a Ledger Nano S 

How to transfer crypto from Ledger Nano S to a Ledger Nano S Plus?

To transfer your crypto assets from Ledger Nano S to Ledger Nano S plus, you should restore your existing 24-word recovery phrase on a new device. Check the video below for step-by-step instructions:

Orders & Shipping

When will Ledger Nano S Plus Genesis Edition start being shipped?

The Ledger Nano S Plus Genesis Edition will start shipping within the first two weeks of April. As soon as your order has been shipped, you will receive a confirmation email with a tracking number.

How does the price of Ledger Nano S Plus Genesis Edition compare to the original model?

Ledger Nano S Plus Genesis Edition is the same price as the Ledger Nano S Plus. Ledger Nano S Plus will be available here.

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