Can you build an IoT tracker for $1 ?

Nicolas Lesconnec
Nov 18, 2019 · 1 min read

TL;DR : YES !

International tracking with a $1 PCB

Sigfox has always been pushing for simpler and cheaper IoT solutions.

During Sigfox Connect 2019, one of the focus will be the ultra-low cost opportunities for IOT hardware design.

You can see a preview on disk91 blog : https://www.disk91.com/2019/technology/sigfox/make-you-own-1-sigfox-iot-device/

Pictured above, you can see the journey of his tracking prototypes over the last few days. Mailed to another Sigfox Ambassador in northern UK, here is the data points collected:

  • 🇫🇷 Departure from Clermont-Ferrand
  • 🇫🇷 Sorting at Paris-CDG
  • 🇬🇧 Sorting at London
  • 🇬🇧 Arrival in Newcastle
  • 🇬🇧 Departure from Edinburgh airport
  • 🇸🇪 Arrival in Stockholm
  • 🇬🇧 Transit at London Heathrow
  • 🇦🇪 Transit in Abu Dhabi, en route to Singapore

If you want to start building your own IoT project, please enroll in our Sigfox Starter Program : https://www.sigfox.com/en/start-with-sigfox

Nicolas Lesconnec

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Technology Adoption @Sigfox : University Programs & Developer Relations

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