ThingSpeak

System Requirements

Devices

Sensor data can be sent to ThingSpeak™ from Arduino®, Raspberry Pi™, BeagleBone Black, and other hardware. For devices to communicate with ThingSpeak, they must support TCP/IP, HTTP or MQTT protocols. Your firewall must allow connection to the standard ports for these protocols. Explore additional information and examples.

Website

To access ThingSpeak through a web browser, please ensure your system meets the following requirements.

Supported Browsers

ThingSpeak is compatible with most modern web browsers running on Windows®, Mac, and Linux® operating systems as well as Chromebooks.

For browsers (like Chrome and Firefox) that update automatically, the current stable version is supported. For other browsers, supported versions are shown below. If you are using an older version, you should update to the version listed below.

For the best overall experience, we recommend using Google Chrome.

BrowserSupported Versions
Google ChromeCurrent version

ThingSpeak is compatible with other popular browsers.

Browser Supported Versions
Internet Explorer Current version
Microsoft Edge 25 (EdgeHTML version 12 or later)
Mozilla Firefox Current version
Safari 10.0 or later

Required Browser Settings

  • Cookies enabled
  • Pop-ups enabled
  • JavaScript enabled

Internet Connection

  • Broadband connection recommended for interactive use of the website

MATLAB Analyses and Visualizations in ThingSpeak

You can use MATLAB for analyses and visualizations of data in ThingSpeak. Read more about supported toolboxes.