UnaMKR Sigfox Monarch Dev Kit Follows Arduino MKR Form Factor

UnaMKR Sigfox Monarch Dev Kit Follows Arduino MKR Form Factor

UnaMKR is the First Sigfox Monarch Development Kit. It combines connectivity, industrial-grade sensors, hardware and platform integration capabilities in a single easy-to-program development kit.

Unabiz is an IoT network operator with offices in Singapore and Taiwan. The company offers Sigfox networks in the region, and last year unveiled UnaMKR, a Sigfox Monarch development kit compatible with the tiny Arduino MKR boards.

UnaMKR specifications

  • Platform – Arduino or STMicro
  • Connectivity
    • Lite-On WSG309S Sigfox Monarch + Bluetooth 5.0 LE Module
    • Antennas – Sigfox: ½ Wave Length Dipole; BLE: PCB antenna
    • Operation Zone – RC1 (Europe), RC2 (US), RC3 (Japan), RC4 (APAC), RC5 (Korea) and RC6 (India)
    • Sigfox Connectivity for 1-year
  • Sensors – Temperature, humidity, light, pressure, iAQ (indoor air quality), accelerometer, magnetometer, reed switch, ambient light sensor
  • Power Supply
    • Arduino MKR board
    • 1.8V to 5.5V via micro USB port or external battery in standalone mode
  • Dimensions –  69 x 25 mm
  • Weight – 16g

The board was unveiled last year, but it appears to be only available now with the company taking pre-order for UnaMKR Sigfox Monarch development kit for as low as $87 until August 5th, 2019, after which the normal price resumes to $109 for orders over 50 pieces.

Sample price for the devkit is $119 (pre-order) / $149, while the LITE-ON Sigfox Monarch module goes for as low as $6 (pre-order) / $8 for orders of 500 modules or more. You’ll find more details on the product page.

via www.cnx-software.com

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