How much power does the hotspot consume?
The hotspot uses 5 to 10 watts. This is comparable to an LED light bulb or your internet modem.
Can I get multiple hotspots from Floatium?
Of course you can! You can easily request an (extra) hotspot via your account. Keep in mind that it is not advised to place multiple hotspots close to each other, but they must be at least 300 meters apart.
Can I move my hotspot to another location?
This is not a problem indoors, as long as the hotspot is near a window. If you want to move the hotspot to a different address, this will cost € 15.
How does the bonus system work?
If someone applies for a hotspot through your personal link, Floatium will give you 5% of their earnings. This 5% will not be deducted from the user's earnings, Floatium will pay this 5%.
Why does my reward change every day?
The reward is variable and depends on several factors. These include the amount of traffic going trough the network, but also how many hotspots there are in your area. The total number of hotspots on the network also is important. Floatium has no direct influence on this.
On what frequency does the hotspot operate?
The hotspots transmit at 868 Mhz.
How much data does the hotspot consume?
The hotspot uses about 20 to 30 Gigabytes per month. This is comparable to streaming about 5 movies.
What is a hotspot?
The various IoT-devices connect to the hotspots. This allows those low-power IoT devices to send data to and from the internet. For helping to provide coverage for the LoRaWAN network, you'll receive a reward from Floatium.
Do you have a question? Don't hesitate to contact us.