Free WiFi Scanner for iPhone and iPad Without Jailbreak
iPhone and iPad users with iOS 7 and iOS 8 now have a way to view WiFi scan info (SSID, BSSID, RSSI, Channel) on devices. Prior to this AirPort Utility update only SSID and BSSID information was available on app store apps (non jailbreak apps).
Follow steps below to access to this new capability.
Download AirPort Utility App
Download the Apple AirPort Utility from iPhone/iPad app store.
Navigate to Settings > AirPort Utility > Turn on “Wi-Fi Scanner” mode
Accessing WiFi Scan Feature
Launch AirPort Utility app and top right will show “Wi-Fi Scan” option in blue.
Select scan duration from 10 to 60 seconds or continuous scanning.
Click a row to view signal history for BSSID/access point.
Channel Usage Summary
Channel usage summary can be viewed by clicking “i”/info button on bottom right after stopping scan.
Scan History Export
CSV export of SSID, BSSID, RSSI, Channel, Timestamp.
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