BEACONS


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BlueBeacon USB

3-beacon kit at € 60 *

BlueBeacon USB is an USB-powered Bluetooth Smart proximity-beacon, which uses iBeacon technology or Eddystone specification.
BlueBeacon USB can be powered by any electronic device with USB port or directly by the AC power mains through an AC/DC power supply with USB port. This ensures an endless operating life, with no maintenance operation for battery replacement.
BlueBeacon USB is particularly suitable for integration with PoS (Point-of-Sale) devices and electronic kiosks.

* Excluding shipping charges and VAT


Advertising (iBeacon version)
User-configurable characteristics: UUID, major, minor, advertising interval, TX power, connectable/not-connectable, on/off, password
Advertising interval: 0.1 to 1 sec (with 0.1 sec steps). Default: 0.1 sec
TX power: -24dBm to 0 dBm (with 4dB steps). Default: 0dBm
Advertising (Eddystone version)
User-configurable characteristics: Eddystone-URL, all mandatory and optional parameters; Eddystone-UID, namespace ID and instance ID
Advertising interval: 0.1 to 5 sec (with 0.1 sec steps). Default: 1 sec
TX power: lowest (-24dBm), low (-14dBm), medium (-5dBm), high (3dBm). Default: low
Radio
Version: 4.0 Bluetooth Smart (a.k.a. Bluetooth Low Energy)
Frequency: 2.402 to 2.480 GHz
Module: based on TI CC2540 (MCU and transceiver)
Antenna: integrated printed circuit antenna
Power
Source: USB (Type-A plug)
Voltage: 5V (typ.)
Operating temperature: -40°C to +85°C
Enclosure
Material: ABS moulded plastic
Colour: black
Size: 18 x 13 x 6 mm (including USB plug)
Certifications
CE (EU), FCC (USA), IC (Canada), KCC (South Korea), MIC (Japan)



iBeacon technology creates a small area of detection for Bluetooth 4.0 enabled mobile devices. BlueBeacon devices uses iBeacon licensed technology, and have been certified by BlueUp to meet Apple Proximity Beacon Specifications

Eddystone is a protocol specification that defines BLE formats for proximity beacon advertising, with different frame types that may be used individually or in combinations to create beacons that can be used for a variety of applications. BlueBeacon devices are certified from Google.