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Meet the Astronode S

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Astronode S, a solder-down bidirectional low-power module

The Astronode S is a bidirectional solder-down module for customers who want a simple serial interface connection to Astrocast Network. Its small size allows for its use in embedded applications.

The Astronode S has the lowest peak power consumption available in the market and operates in the L-Band frequency range allowing for the use of miniaturized antennas that reliably work in all weather conditions.

Astronode S, a solder-down bidirectional low-power module

The Astronode S is a bidirectional solder-down module for customers who want a simple serial interface connection to Astrocast Network. Its small size allows for its use in embedded applications.

The Astronode S has the lowest peak power consumption available in the market and operates in the L-Band frequency range allowing for the use of miniaturized antennas that reliably work in all weather conditions.

Bidirectional

The Astronode S is a bidirectional module enabling you to get data from your asset and communicate back to it.

Low-cost

The Astronode S has a total cost of ownership up to 3 times less than traditional satellite IoT alternatives.

Low-power

The Astronode S has a peak power consumption of less than 0.35W, making it the lowest available in the market.

L-Band

L-Band enables the use of miniaturized antennas and operations in all weather conditions.

Astronode S a Bidirectional solder-down module

  • Voltage range: 3.3V +/- 5%
  • Peak power consumption (in TX mode): <0.35 W
  • Deep sleep current: 400nA (LPUART deactivated, wake up pin available)
  • Encryption: 2-level 256-bit AES encryption with unique device keys
  • Solder down configuration: SMT solder down mounting pins
  • RF via pinout
  • UART serial interface

How it works

Advanced data protocol and secure Data Management, end-to-end encryption, 256-bit key.

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FAQ

What is the end to end latency of the data sent from the Astronode S

<15 min with full constellation

How much data can I send with the Astronode S?

This is directly related to the network service level please refer to our technology page for more information

What is the price of the Astronode S?

The Astronode S is 2-3 times cheaper than conventional bidirectional satellite IoT modules, please contact us for specific pricing.

How does the Astronode S manage it’s RF communication?

The Astronode S features RF via it’s SMT solder pins, Astrocast will ensure that compact low-cost L-band patch antennas are available. Astrocast will provide detailed documentation to advise on antenna integration.

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Qatar Economic Forum by Bloomberg 21-23 June, 2021 | Free virtual conference
Join Fabien Jordan, CEO Astrocast, on June 23 at 6pm Qatar time for the roundtable discussion “Space-based Internet: the Future of Global Communication?” at the first Qatar Economic Forum, a free virtual conference powered by Bloomberg which aims to prepare plans for international economic growth in the post pandemic world and to benefit from the strategic location of the State of Qatar. Free sign up on ➡️ www.qatareconomicforum.com

Qatar Economic Forum by Bloomberg
21-23 June, 2021
Free virtual conference

Join Fabien Jordan, CEO Astrocast, on June 23 at 6pm Qatar time for the roundtable discussion “Space-based Internet: the Future of Global Communication?” at the first Qatar Economic Forum, a free virtual conference powered by Bloomberg which aims to prepare plans for international economic growth in the post pandemic world and to benefit from the strategic location of the State of Qatar. Free sign up on ➡️ www.qatareconomicforum.com