Insights app for Android and iOS

New Relic Insights is a software analytics resource to gather and visualize data about your software and your business. The New Relic Insights mobile app provides easy access to your Insights data from iPhone and Android devices. New Relic also offers an Insights app for Apple TV.

Compatibility and requirements

The New Relic Insights mobile app allows you to:

  • View your Insights dashboards and widgets.
  • Use Insights to view the NRQL query and notes attached to each dashboard widget.
  • Select favorite dashboards for easy access.
iPhone requirements

  • iOS 7 or higher
  • iPhone 4S or higher

You can also use the Insights app on your iPad and iPod Touch.

Android requirements
  • 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich or higher
  • All Android phones and tablets are supported

Install the Insights app

To install the Insights app on your iPhone or Android device, follow these instructions and any additional requirements.

iPhone installation

You can install Insights for iPhone from the App Store. Follow standard procedures to install any iPhone app, then sign in.

Android installation

You can install Insights for Android from the Google Play store. Follow standard procedures to install any Android app, then sign in.

Depending on your New Relic account, additional installation or authentication steps may be required when you install New Relic Insights.

New Relic account Additional requirements
New users

If you do not already have a New Relic account

  1. From your browser, create a New Relic account.
  2. Use the appropriate New Relic agent to install your application.
  3. To enable Insights: From the New Relic user interface at rpm.newrelic.com, select Insights.
Users with New Relic partner accounts Some partner accounts may need to complete the partner authentication process.
Users with SAML-SSO enabled accounts
  1. Enter your email address in the Insights app, then select Next.
  2. Select No password.
  3. To be redirected to your SAML-SSO provider, select Continue.

After signing in, you will be automatically returned to Insights.

Existing Insights users No additional requirements; your dashboards, widgets, and accounts appear in the New Relic Insights UI after you sign in.

App features

View dashboards

The Insights companion app for iOS and Android devices allows you to view dashboards and widgets created via the Insights website. Information updates in real time, so you always have access to the latest metrics.

To view a dashboard, locate it from the list on the app's main menu. When you select a dashboard, you can access all the widgets created on the Insights website, and view details for each widget.

Easily access your dashboards using the search icon on the main menu, or with favorites. To favorite a dashboard, select the star icon on each dashboard. Access your favorites from the Favorite Dashboards list in the Insights UI.

View widget details

You can select any widget to view details. The details available vary by widget:

You can also view the underlying NRQL for each widget on your dashboard, and access any notes attached to that widget:

  1. From the Insights UI, select a dashboard containing the widget you want to view.
  2. Select the info [info icon] icon, then select NRQL or Notes.
Switch accounts

To switch to any account associated with your user name:

  1. From the app's main menu, select your user name.
  2. Select an account from the list.
Switch users

All Insights accounts and dashboards associated with your user name appear automatically.

  • To log out from the device: From the main menu, select your user name, then select Logout.
  • To switch users: Log out, then log in with a new account.

Authentication with partners

To authenticate using an account provided through a New Relic partner:

  1. From the New Relic Insights app, type your email address associated with the partner account.
  2. Select Next, then select No password.
  3. From your iPhone or Android device, retrieve the authentication email within 20 minutes.
  4. Select the Tap here to log in link in the email to be redirected to the app and authenticated.

If you miss the 20-minute deadline, sign in to Insights app again, and select the link to resend the authentication email. If you cannot find the authentication message from New Relic in your inbox, check your Spam folder.

Additional New Relic mobile apps

New Relic also offers mobile apps to monitor your applications, hosts, plugins, key transactions, and alert notifications from your mobile devices:

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