Replaceable batteries, 10 years battery life

Secure

Accelerometer**

Bluetooth 5 ready*

IP65 rating

Real-time clock

Fully Encrypted Communication and ID Shuffling

* Future hardware revision
** Works only with active Infrastructure Management + Data Streams subscription

With a ruggedized casing, more than 10 years of battery life, and a Bluetooth 5 ready chipset, the Heavy Duty Beacon HD18-3 is built to stand the test of time.

HD18-3

Battery lasts up to 10 years

The Heavy Duty Beacon HD18-3 uses four replaceable Lithium-Thionyl Chloride batteries. With lean firmware and the latest Nordic chipset, we’ve ensured that this beacon with massive capacity runs for 10 years.

HD18-3

Use it in rough indoor and outdoor environments

The Heavy Duty Beacon HD18-3 is resistant to high and low temperatures (-40°C to +80°C/ -40°F to 176°F), rain and snow (IP65 rating), and mechanical impact. This means you can use it outdoors and in industrial environments.

HD18-3

Extend your solution with accelerometer

Thanks to the built-in accelerometer, the Heavy Duty Beacon HD18-3 supports use cases like theft prevention, vibration detection in forklifts, large scale asset tracking, and more.

Bluetooth 5 Ready

Kontakt.io brings you the first beacons in the market ready for the new Bluetooth 5 standard.

2x

speed

8x

data

Dimensions and weight

Height
40 mm
Width
65 mm
Length
115 mm (4.52 in)

Casing

Colour
Dark grey
Mounting
Flange
Material
ABS
Protection rating
IP 65, NEMA 4
Antibacterial Surface
Upon request

Electronics

CPU
Nordic Semi nRF52832

Functionality

Real Time Clock
Yes (PCF85063A)
Operating temperature
-40°C to +80°C
Accelerometer
3-axis accelerometer data as stream or event based through Kontakt.io API
BLE
Industry leading signal quality with parallel Eddystone and iBeacon broadcasting
Future proof
Bluetooth 5 ready chipset

Battery and Power

Model
ER145XX/LS145XX
Type
Lithium-Thionyl Chloride
Capacity
4 x 2.6Ah (at +25°C)
Number of batteries
Up to 4
Total capacity
Up to 10.8 Ah
Battery life (100ms, Tx Power=6)
5 years*

* Assumes operating at constant temperature. Temperature changes may have negative impact on battery capacity, thus device operating time.

Kontakt.io Panel
& Administration App

Configure

Change beacon settings and set profiles and alerts individually or in bulk.

Monitor

Check and control your device’s status, updates, and usage.

Manage

Add and share your devices, create managers, group your devices by venue.

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Are you a developer?

Easily integrate our software with your current IT stack.
Build your solution with the Kontakt.io API and SDK to get the most out of your infrastructure.

Preconfiguration

Order beacons with preconfigured profiles, identifiers, and settings, so you don’t have to do it by yourself.

Shipping

We ship to any place in the world within a few business days. Shipping cost may vary with custom volume orders. Please contact sales for details.

Made in Europe

Every single beacon—from the hardware to our in-house R&D, design, engineering, and operations-is made in Europe.

Customization

Get white-label boxes or print custom labels to help with deployment.

Warranty

All Kontakt.io beacons come with a 12-month warranty on the hardware, excluding batteries.

Services

Focus on your core strengths instead of dealing with beacon deployment and maintenance by yourself. We’ll take care of your infrastructure.

Drop shipping

Let us customize the packaging to reflect your brand and then drop ship each box directly to the end destination. Please contact sales for more information.

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