How to Catch Pokemon with Poke Ball Plus in Pokemon Go

In a separate article, we were able to teach you how to connect Poke Ball Plus with the application Pokémon Go in smartphones You. That way you can catch Pokemon without having to keep the app open Pokémon Go in the middle of the road.

It’s just that the Poke Ball Plus itself is just a ball with two buttons. There is no screen or any indicators other than a light circling one of the buttons. This light will also occasionally light up with a different color.

In application Pokémon Go there is no tutorial on how to use Poke Ball Plus or the meaning of the indicator light. Therefore we will teach you how to catch Pokemon with Poke Ball Plus and the meaning of each color of the light shown.

Meet Pokemon or Pokestops


Once connected, Poke Ball Plus is usually silent until you find a wild Pokemon or are near a Pokestop. While walking, you will occasionally see your Poke Ball Plus indicator light flash and vibrate.

Each vibration pattern is always paired with the same color. This is to make it easier for you to identify what happens when you put your Poke Ball Plus in your pocket while holding it. Here is the meaning of each light color and the vibration pattern that will appear:

  • The light glows blue and three pairs of vibrations means you are near a Pokestop
  • The light flashes green and three long pulses means that you found a Pokemon that you have caught before, aka it is already in the Pokedex
  • The light is yellow and the three vibrations are not uniform means you found a Pokemon that you have never caught or not yet included in the Pokedex
  • The light turns red and vibrates either you have run out of Pokeballs or there is a problem with your Poke Ball Plus connection. Open notification smartphones to see what happened.

Catching Pokemon or Collecting Items at Pokestops


When the Poke Ball Plus issues an indicator that you have found a wild Pokemon or are near a Pokestop, you only need to press the button at the top of the Poke Ball Plus. This will make you pick up items at a Pokestop or catch these Pokemon.

After pressing the Poke Ball Plus up button, you will see one of the indicators below, either alone or alternately.

  • The light is white means you are catching the Pokemon you meet
  • The light is red means that the Pokemon you are currently catching has escaped. If this happens when you take items on a Pokestop, that means items your bag is full and you can’t take it items.
  • Colorful lights means you managed to catch the Pokemon you met. The Pokemon enters your collection automatically.

That’s it! Simple isn’t it? The only downside to using Poke Ball Plus is that you can’t see what Pokemon you’ve caught. In notifications smartphones even you will only be given a message that you managed to catch one Pokemon. But that is a small price compared to the convenience you get.

Remember, you can catch Pokemon with Poke Ball Plus only as long as this Poke Ball Plus is connected Pokémon Go active in smartphones You. Therefore make sure Bluetooth smartphones you continue to be active and the application Pokémon Go stay active at least on background.

If Poke Ball Plus doesn’t respond, open the app Pokémon Go and check icon Poke ball at the top right of the screen to check. If icon The Pokeball is not supplied with a green color in the middle, meaning your Poke Ball Plus is disconnected or the battery is low.

With the convenience it offers, Poke Ball Plus is definitely worth having if you are a gamer Pokémon Go And Pokemon Let’s Go Eevee/Let’s Pikachu on Nintendo Switch. By the way Pokemon Let’s Go Eevee/Let’s Pikachuyou can also connect Pokémon Go with Pokemon Let’s Go Eevee/Let’s Pikachu. But we will discuss that in the next article.

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