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Wireless Light Intensity Sensor - eucaiot store

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Wireless Light Intensity Sensor

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Wireless Light Intensity Sensor

EUCA Head Office

Pickup available, usually ready in 24 hours

Clearwater Office Park
Block D 1st Floor
Boksburg
Gauteng
1459
South Africa

+27105410652

* ABOUT SENSECAP

Among the first launch of Seeed industrial IoT (IIoT) product series, SenseCAP is focusing on wireless environmental sensing applications: smart agriculture, precision farming, and smart city, to name a few. It consists of hardware products (sensors, data-loggers & gateways, etc.), software services (SenseCAP portal, mobile App, open dashboard), an API for device & data management.

* Contact Us should you require support with SenseCAP

 

SenseCAP easy Deployment

SenseCAP Wireless Light Intensity Sensor measures the intensity of light, which is designed in battery-powered and IP66 enclosure for outdoor use, optimized for use cases that need reliable data collection over years.

SenseCAP Wireless Light Intensity Sensor measures the intensity of light in lux from 0 - 188000 lux, which is designed for outdoor use.

This battery-powered device incorporates a built-in LoRa transmitter based on SX1276 for long-range transmission, a digital light sensor, and a custom battery. It is specifically designed and optimized for use cases powering end devices by batteries for years. To minimize the power consumption, the device wakes up, transmits the collected light data to the gateway, and then goes back to sleep.

Under the best of circumstances, the battery is expected to last for 8 years, depending on the data transmission intervals. Please kindly note that the default interval is once per hour. If you'd like to change the data upload interval, please refer to this document.

To fit in adverse conditions, it is designed with industry standards and equipped with an IP66 waterproof enclosure, supporting an extended operating temperature range, making it suitable for industrial applications in both indoor and outdoor severe environments.

SenseCAP Sensor Node adopts a modular design, integrating the data logger with the sensor probe, which is replaceable by other SenseCAP sensor probes.

SenseCSAP Sensor Technical Diagram

* NOTE

SenseCAP Sensors are fully compliant with LoRaWAN specifications and can be used with standard LoRaWAN gateways. Please choose the corresponding gateway according to the sensor frequency. Seeed also provides SenseCAP LoRaWAN Gateway for you to use with SenseCAP Sensors seamlessly without an extra huge workload for provisioning.


System Architecture

SenseCAP System Architecture

SenseCAP Sensor + Other LoRaWAN Gateway Architecture

SenseCAP and other LoRaWAN Gateway

Key Features

  • Supports LoRaWAN protocol - Class A
  • High reliability and stability
  • An ultra-wide 22-bit dynamic range
  • Ultra-wide-distance transmission: 10km in line of sight scene, 2 km in urban scenes
  • Transmission Interval: every 1 hour
  • Battery life: ≥ 8 years
  • IP66 rating: enclosure, suitable for outdoor applications
  • Rapid installation and deployment

Applications

  • Smart Agriculture
  • Smart Building and Industrial Control
  • Environmental Monitoring
  • Other Wireless Sensing Applications

Specifications:

Air Temperature
Range 0 to 188000 Lux
Sensitivity 0.045 Lux/LSB
Resolution 0.045 Lux
General Parameters
Product Model LoRa-S-868-Light Intensity-01
Microcontroller Ultra-low-power MCU
Support Protocol Based on LoRaWAN v1.0.2 protocol
LoRa Channel Plan EU868
LoRa Power Output 16 dBm (EIRP)
Sensitivity -137.5dBm(SF12, BW125KHz)
Current Consumption 5 μA (sleep mode)
120 mA max(active mode)
Communication Distance 2 to 10 km (depending on different antennas and environments)
IP Rating IP66
UV Resistance anti-aging (from rain/sun exposure): UL746C F1
Enclosure Material PC
Operating Temperature -40 ℃ to +85 ℃
Operating Humidity 0 to 100 %RH (non-condensing)
Device Weight 288g
Certification CE, FCC, RoHS
Battery (Contained in equipment)
Battery Life ≥ 3 years (upload data once per hour)
Battery Voltage 3.6V
Battery Capacity 19Ah (non-rechargeable)

LoRa Frequency

The device is designed with a fixed LoRa channel, which can not be modified by users. The supported channels are as follows. Please refer to this document for how to connect this device with a LoRaWAN gateway.

 

LoRa Channel Plan
Uplink (MHz) 868.1 - SF7BW125 to SF12BW125
868.3 - SF7BW125 to SF12BW125 and SF7BW250
868.5 - SF7BW125 to SF12BW125
867.1 - SF7BW125 to SF12BW125
867.3 - SF7BW125 to SF12BW125
867.5 - SF7BW125 to SF12BW125
867.7 - SF7BW125 to SF12BW125
867.9 - SF7BW125 to SF12BW125
Downlink (MHz) Uplink channels 1-8 (RX1)
869.525 - SF9BW125 (RX2 downlink only)
  

SenseCAP & LoRaWAN Gateway Catalog

SenseCAP Sensor User Manual

SenseCAP User Guide (LoRaWAN)

SenseCAP Document Centre

SenseCAP CE Certificate