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 2024 English Multiple 16 May, 2024 1.6 MB .pdf
User guide SonoRead 868 English Multiple 04 Oct, 2017 1.4 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