See what is the diffierence between the latest Indoor Beacon i10 and the existing Robust Beacon i3 ?

Minew Oct 22, 2019

i10 Indoor beacon and i3 Robust beacon and are both loaded with Bluetooth® 5.0 hardware platform based on nrf52 chip, and Beacon Plus intelligence software that advertise standard iBeacon, Eddystone (UID, URL, TLM) simultaneously.

i10 Indoor Beacon
-There are two positions for screws mounting to make i10 indoor beacon more flexible for deployment and battery replacement.

1) On the side of the casing;

2) At the bottom casing;

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i3 Robust Beacon:

Robust screw mounting and IP66 water resistance make it suitable for both indoor and outdoor environments.


Here below listed the main features and differences between the two types beacons.

  i3 Robust beacon i10 Indoor beacon
Case color Black, White White
Net weight 50g 56g
Dimension 72 x 45 x 22MM 73.5 x 44.8 x 24.2MM
Battery Without (default) 2 pcs x AA (LR6)
Waterproof grade IP66 N/A
Bluetooth Range(Max.) 200 meters 200m meters
Chipset nrf52 series nrf52 series
Bluetooth version Bluetooth 5.0 Bluetooth 5.0
SDK and development Guide Yes Yes
Supported use-cases Indoor/ outdoor locations
Asset tracking
Indoor location
Asset tracking
Battery insulation sheet N/A Yes
Battery replaceable Yes Yes
Battery lifetime 5years 5years
Accessories Double-sided adhesive;
Double-sided adhesive;
Installation method Screws mounting Screws mounting
Screws mounting Bottom Bottom and sides

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