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BlueWho is a free application that will scan for Bluetooth devices near you will notify you when a new device is discovered.

Main window

When a new device is detected then a notification can be showed, accordingly to the preferences dialog.


Various preferences can ben set for scan and notifications.

Preferences dialog

For each detected device a list of the available services on the device can be obtained.

Services dialog


The stable versions released with source code and prebuilt packages are linked in the Download page. For information about installation from packages or source code please refer to the Installation page.

The BlueWho development version source code is available on GitHub.


BlueWho is actually translated in the following languages:

  • English
  • French
  • Italian
  • German
  • Hungarian
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Bulgarian
  • Danish
  • Colombian
  • Hebrew
  • Dutch
  • Turkish

Translators are needed, please help in translating BlueWho in others languages.

Please submit your translations to Transifex or file an issue in GitHub bugtracker or pull a request on GitHub.


BlueWho is distributed as open source code available on GitHub under GNU GPL-2+ license (GNU General Public License version 2 or higher). The software is supplied as is and it doesn't offer any warranty. Anyone can fork the project, modify and distribute it under the same GNU GPL-2+ license.