SMS communication enables MERLIN monitors to be set up in the field using a cell/mobile phone.
MERLIN monitors incorporate an internal antenna which, in most locations, will be quite adequate. In weak signal areas, units can be equipped with an external antenna (model dependant).
The MERLIN system is independent of network provider and Abriox will work with users to secure the most advantageous communication package in their country. We can usually supply our monitors with a airtime package – but we can also factory fit free-issued SIMs or supply monitors for users to fit their own SIMs.
For areas of the world where there is no 3G/2G network coverage, the MERLIN XT Transformer Rectifier Monitor offers 100% global satellite communication. Abriox selected the Iridium system for its high performance and high integrity. Among its many advantages over other satellite systems are: