BlueBeacon USB

Unit price €19 *

BlueBeacon USB is an USB-powered Bluetooth Low Energy proximity-beacon, which uses iBeacon technology.
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.

* For 3-beacons kit; Excluding shipping charges and VAT


Powered by any USB port, ensuring no maintenance cost for battery replacement

Small size

The tiny size ensures a virtually invisible integration into embedded PCs and power supply

Fully configurable

All beacon parameters can be easily configured, with a secure password-protected connection.

Serial communication

Firmware can be updated with serial port communication for custom functionalities

Configurable with BlueBeacon Tool app for Android or iOS
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
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
Source: USB (Type-A plug)
Voltage: 5V (typ.)
Operating temperature: -40°C to +85°C
Material: ABS moulded plastic
Colour: black
Size: 18 x 13 x 6 mm (including USB plug)
CE (EU), FCC (USA), IC (Canada), KCC (South Korea), MIC (Japan)

Customization services

Beacons are supplied in a "white-label" enclosure: custom silk-screen available on demand

Possibility of supply of beacons with pre-configured parameters to customer specifications

Integration of sensors or actuators, different power sources, new Bluetooth Low Energy custom devices

Implementation and integration of custom features and functionalities

Interfacing BLE beacons and devices with new or existing applications or back-end systems

Mechanical changes, design of new enclosures to customer specification

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