SonoRead™ 868

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Wireless Radio Receiver for meter reading

SonoRead™ 868 is a portable Wireless M-Bus T1 and C1 transceiver (OMS) with Bluetooth interface. It reads all OMS standardized meters. Connecting the meter readings with the SonoApp™ Workspace via the SonoApp™ creates a powerful mobile radio meter reading system. This mobile radio meter reading system will administrate known and unknown meters and encryption keys.


‘Walk-by’ radio meter readout

This is a wireless meter reading solution using a portable radio receiver, SonoRead™ 868, with Bluetooth interface. It can read all OMS standardized meters. Once it is connected to the SonoApp™ a powerful, mobile radio meter reading system is established. Access to the meters is no longer required, saving a significant amount of time for planning and scheduling activities. The radio meter readout is a perfect solution for situations where a manageable amount of meters need to be read occasionally.

Technical data

  • Wireless M-bus frequency: 868 MHz
  • Wireless M-bus interface: EN13757-4, Mode T1 and C1
  • Antenna (changeable): External antenna (SMA)
  • Communication interface: Bluetooth 2.1 class 2 (10.0m)
  • Dimensions without antenna: 159 x 77 x 33 mm
  • Integrated battery type: Lithium ion
  • Operation time: 20 hours (approximately)
  • Protection class: IP64

Features and benefits

Plug & play startup and easy to use – lowers time spend for configuration

Universal reading of all types of meters and
measurement types – increases usability
and lowers need for component replacements


Type Name Language Valid for Updated Download File type
Brochure Energy metering solutions - Product overview English Multiple 10 Mar, 2020 2.5 MB .pdf
User guide SonoRead 868 Wireless Radio Receiver German; English; French Multiple 04 Oct, 2017 307.4 KB .pdf
Operating guide SonoRead Tool English Multiple 27 Jun, 2019 1.9 MB .pdf