The following description comes from the Google Play Store description of the app:Oral-B App – your personal brushing assistant
The Oral-B app will help you perfect your tooth brushing, and achieve a great smile. It is designed to work with all Oral-B electric toothbrush *, with additional special features to enable optimal performance and control that are unlocked with Oral-B electric toothbrush models that have Bluetooth connectivity.
*except Oral-B Pulsonic
Connects to our Bluetooth enabled Smart Series 5000 and 7000 Power brushes with a Bluetooth 4.0 compatible device running Android OS 4.3 or later (Samsung Galaxy S3, Samsung Galaxy S4, Samsung Galaxy S5, HTC One, Google Nexus 5, Samsung Galaxy Note 2, Samsung Galaxy Note 3)
In addition the Oral-B app uses the microphone in your smartphone and can detect the sound frequency of your Oral-B Professional or Deep Sweep power brush.
Multiple timer styles aid you through the brushing process so that you brush your whole mouth evenly and for the dentist recommended 2 minutes, guiding you through each section of your mouth.
Set up brushing routines that allow you to pay special attention to any problem areas in your mouth and create custom brushing timers and floss reminders for all-round, complete care of your mouth.
✓Dental Professional Care
Locate your local dentist or hygienist and track appointments. Work with your dentist for personalized custom routines and professional recommendations tailored to your needs.
✓Brushing Stats and Achievements
Keep track of your daily brushing achievements and review your routine with a weekly or monthly summary. Earn "trophies" for good compliance!
✓Brush Head Replacement Alerts and Product Links
No need to remember when to change your brush head. The Oral-B app will alert you when it's time. Conveniently link to sites for detailed product information.
✓Oral Care Tips
Perfect your oral care and hygiene with helpful tips from dental professionals.
✓News, Appointments, Weather
Start your day right with the latest news and weather, as well as your day’s calendar, delivered directly to you, while you brush.
✓National Geographic Images
Enjoy a slideshow of beautiful images from National Geographic while you brush.
|Pair with bluetooth devices||Can connect to user's Bluetooth devices||Internal|
|Full network access||Can access the internet||It appears this app uses this data for internal use within the app's functionality|
|Can access the internet||It appears this app uses this data for targeted advertising|
|Precise location (gps and network-based)||Can use user's precise location||Internal|
|Record audio||Can record audio through microphone on device||Internal|
|Access bluetooth settings||Allows applications to discover and pair bluetooth devices.||Not analyzed yet|
|Approximate location (network-based)||Can use user's approximate location||Not analyzed yet|
|Read calendar events plus confidential information||Allows an application to read the user's calendar data.||Not analyzed yet|
|Modify or delete the contents of your usb storage||Can write to your phone's USB storage||Not analyzed yet|
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