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What are the battery power options and requirements for an Flex IO™ sensor?

The Flex IO™ sensor uses four 1.5V AA lithium batteries. These batteries are included in the box. Under normal conditions, battery life is expected to be 2 years.

Caution: Alkaline batteries or any battery greater than 1.5 V (e.g., the Saft 3.6 V) should not be used.

The Flex IO™ sensor device will only be awake when there is activity on the Flex IO™ sensor contact sensor. The Flex IO™ sensor only communicates sensor status updates one-way to the cloud, and does not receive any commands.

Note: If batteries are not installed, a Low Battery trouble condition appears. 

For more information about installation, see Flex IO™ sensor - Installation Guide

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