Supported Sensors

for MyWeatherCenter

TI SensorTag (CC2541DK)

The sensor we recommend for your own weather station!

TI SensorTag
Use Cases
  • Build up your own weather station! The sensor provides temperature, humidity & barometric pressure!
  • Control the humidity inside your room! If it’s too high, open a window to get fresh air!
  • Check the temperature in any room! For example if it’s in winter to cold your pipes can freeze!
Sensors
  • Temperature *
  • Humidity *
  • Air Pressure  *
  • IR Temperature
  • Accelerometer
  • Gyroscope
  • Magnetometer

* Supported by MyWeatherCenter

Details
  • Maximum distance between iPhone and sensor: around 25 meter / 80 feet.
  • More details can be found in the SensorTag User Guide.
  • For more details have a look at our FAQ.
Advantages of our firmware
We created a new firmware for the TI SensorTag CC2541 to make the usage more easy for you!

 

  • Have the TI SensorTag always connected with your iPhone (it connects every 320 ms).
  • For saving battery life of the TI SensorTag it can be turned on and off manually by pressing the button on the side of the TI SensorTag (best to see in dark rooms as the little green LED in the middle is stop blinking).
  • Ability to reset the TI Sensortag by pressing the side button for 5 seconds.

Read how to install the firmware in three easy steps!

Price & Shipping
  • Shipped within 1-3 days
  • Order it now (prices without shipping) at:

TI SensorTag 2.0 (CC2650STK)

This is a great low-cost weather sensor.

TI SensorTag 2.0
Use Cases
  • Build up your own weather station! The sensor provides temperature, humidity and barometric pressure* !
  • Control the humidity inside your room! If it’s too high, open a window to get fresh air!
  • Check the temperature in any room! If it’s too hot, turn on the air condition!
Sensors
  • Temperature *
  • Humidity *
  • Air Pressure  *
  • IR Temperature
  • Accelerometer
  • Gyroscope
  • Magnetometer
  • Light
  • Digital Microphone

* Supported by MyWeatherCenter

Details
  • Maximum distance between iPhone and sensor: around 25 meter / 80 feet
  • When not connected, the side button is used to toggle advertising on and off. Pushed when in a connection, the connection is dropped, sensors will reset and all data values are set to zero (->Soft reset).
  • The new SensorTag is based on the CC2650 wireless MCU, offering 75% lower power consumption than previous Bluetooth Smart products. This allows the SensorTag to be battery powered, and offer years of battery lifetime from a single coin cell battery.
  • The Bluetooth Smart SensorTag includes iBeacon technology. This allows your phone to launch applications and customize content based on SensorTag data and physical location.
  • Additionally, the SensorTag can be enabled with ZigBee®/6LoWPAN technology.
  • For more details have a look at our FAQ.
Price & Shipping
Firmware
There is no adapted firmware for the TI SensorTag 2.0 yet, but we plan to develop one in future. Feel free to sent us an mail, if you are interested!

 

 

 

Estimote Sticker

Determine the temperature of any location with an waterproof Estimote Sticker!

Use Cases
Determine the temperature of any location with an Estimote Beacon.
Place it where you like, e.g. in the

 

  • Nursery
  • Living room
  • Bedroom
  • Home Office room
  • Garage
  • Cellar
  • Pantry
  • Garden
Sensors
  • The Estimate Sticker includes a temperature sensor.
Details
  • The case made of soft silicone is waterproofed. You can install it outdoors but please note that Bluetooth radio signals are heavily absorbed by water, so rain will reduce the beacon’s signal strength.
  • Also consider that operating beacons in temperatures over 60°C (140°F) or below -10°C (14°F) can reduce battery life.
  • Maximum distance between iPhone and sensor: up 70 meter / 230 feet (according to Estimote).
  • For more details have a look at our FAQ.
Prices & Shipping
  • Shipped daily
  • Order it now at Estimote (99 US$ for 10 pieces)

Estimote Beacon

Determine the temperature of any location with an waterproof Estimote Beacon!

Use Cases
Determine the temperature of any location with an Estimote Nearable.
Place it where you like, e.g. in the

  • Nursery
  • Living room
  • Bedroom
  • Home Office room
  • Garage
  • Cellar
  • Pantry
  • Garden
Sensors
  • The Estimate Nearable includes a temperature sensor.
Details
  • The case made of soft silicone is waterproofed. You can install it outdoors but please note that Bluetooth radio signals are heavily absorbed by water, so rain will reduce the beacon’s signal strength.
  • Also consider that operating beacons in temperatures over 60°C (140°F) or below -10°C (14°F) can reduce battery life.
  • Maximum distance between iPhone and sensor: up 70 meter / 230 feet (according to Estimote).
  • For more details have a look at our FAQ.
Prices & Shipping
  • Shipped daily
  • Order it now at Estimote (99 US$ for 10 pieces)

iPhone 6 / 6 Plus

Did you know? The iPhone 6 / plus includes a sensor for determining the barometric pressure. With MyWeatherCenter app you get a great barometer!

Use Cases
  • With the iPhone 6 / 6 Plus you get a free barometer included!
  • Use it as a storm alarm. A significant change of the air pressure is normally an indicator that the weather is changing!
Sensors
  • The iPhone 6 / 6 plus includes an air pressure sensor (barometer).
Prices & Shipping
  • Order it now at Amazon (starting at 634€)