Beacon is a broadcasting protocol which based on BLE protocol, also referred to a kind of having this protocol BLE (peripheral) device. As a Beacon device, it is usually placed at a fixed position in a certain place, and is required to continuously broadcast to the surrounding, and can’t enter the connection state to any BLE central. The advertising data are arranged according to certain rules.
The BLE Beacon M1U is designed based on the Ultra Low Energy Bluetooth 4.0 technology, the shape of Beacon is round of size 46mm diameter, 16mm thickness but it is waterproof and it has packed a replaceable coin size battery CR2477 1050mAh.
Beacon M1U broadcasts the data at regular and adjustable intervals according to Apple’ standard iBeacon protocol, it can be heard and interpreted by iOS and Android BLE-enabled devices that are equipped with many mobile apps.
Support standard Bluetooth BLE 4.0, Apple Ibeacon protocol compatible