The BCE FM-500 Blue+ is a versatile GPS tracker designed for object tracking. With GPS/GLONASS and GSM connectivity, this device is capable of acquiring information on object location, speed, direction, and more, and transferring the data via the GSM network. It features digital and analog inputs that can be used to connect various external sensors and devices, as well as outputs that allow for remote control of external equipment. Additionally, the FM-500 Blue+ is able to read FMS CAN data (protocol J1939) from vehicles, making it a valuable tool for fleet management and monitoring.
One of the standout features of the FM-500 Blue+ is its flexible configuration, which allows users and dealers to adjust the device to meet their specific requirements. It supports various interfaces, including FMS CAN (protocol J1939), Volvo/Renault CAN (protocol J1708), OBDII (diagnostic protocol of light vehicles), CAN protocols of light vehicles, 1-Wire (iButton), RS-232, and EIA-485. The device also offers multiple digital and analog inputs, as well as digital outputs for controlling external equipment.
In terms of technical specifications, the FM-500 Blue+ operates on a power supply of 8-36V and is protected from impulses up to 120V. It has a low power consumption of less than 50mA in active mode and less than 8mA in sleep mode. The device features an internal battery with a capacity of 700mAh (optional) and has an internal memory of 4MB, capable of storing up to 150,000 entries. It is equipped with an accelerometer (LIS3DH), an internal odometer, and operates within a wide temperature range of -40 to +85°C.
With its compact dimensions of 26x80x55mm and lightweight design (64g for the tracker, 160g for the set), the FM-500 Blue+ is easy to install and conceal. It comes with an internal GSM antenna and an external GPS/GLONASS antenna for optimal signal reception. The device supports GSM/GPRS class 10 (up to 85.6 kbit) and features detection of GSM jamming. It has excellent GPS/GLONASS sensitivity of -162dBm and quick acquisition times, with cold start taking less than 30 seconds and hot start only 1 second, thanks to A-GPS support.
Use Plaspy with a tracker
Set the Operator APN
- Check your tracker clock setup is set UTC-0 o GMT. (The most trackers come from the factory on UTC.)
- For most devices you should use IMEI (International Mobile Equipment Identity) number as unique identifier. However, some devices have vendor specific unique identifier, for example TK-103 devices use 11-digit identifier.
Set Up the IP and port on your tracker: (automatic detect tracker's protocol.)
Server d.plaspy.com IP 126.96.36.199 Port 8888
- Add on your Account on devices with the IMEI or unique ID.