When can I buy Pockethernet again?
We first want to completely focus on producing the first batch and deliver those in June. After that we’ll start selling the device in our webshop. In case you want to be the first to know when the device is on sale again, you can sign up to the newsletter on our website.
How much will Pockethernet costs?
Pockethernet will have a estimated retail price of $200,-
Why isn't Pockethernet available worldwide?
We decided to stay on the safe side of the regulations (EMC, safety, environmental, tax) for the first batch. We'll start covering more regions within the near future. Current regions that we ship to at the moment are; EU, USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand.
Which phones and tablets are compatible?
The first release of Pockethernet will support all android devices having bluetooth and the iOS devices with Bluetooth v4. (iPhone 4s, 5, 5s, 5c; iPad 3, 4, Mini, Air)
Can I use pockethernet without a phone/tablet?
Pockethernet has a basic user interface made up by RGB LEDs. They show basic information about the cable (pass/fail/failure type) and the network (link/DHCP status). So you can have a quick look even without using your phone.
What version of Android do I need?
The app should be compatible with all versions
What version of iOS do I need?
The app should be compatible with any iOS version that runs on a phone with Bluetooth v4 support
Will the Pockethernet app be free?
The app with all the basic features will be free of charge. (list of basic features can be found under "features") Additional features might be provided trough a payed app or in-app purchases
Does Pockethernet have any warranty?
Pockethernet comes with a standard limited 1 year warranty
How does the Pockethernet device communicate with the smartphone
Pockethernet communicates with your Android and iOS device trough bluetooth. iOS support will be through Bluetooth v4 (BLE/Smart) Compatible iOS devices: iPhone 4s, 5, 5s, 5c; iPad 3, 4, Mini, Air
Which wiremap adapters are compatible with Pockethernet?
We will deliver Pockethernet with it's own wiremap adapter, most of the other wiremap adapters should also be compatible.
Which new features are on the roadmap?
In random order;
- VLAN support,
- Network discovery (CDP, LLDP),
- SNMP and web based configuration tools,
- 802.1x support,
- Security and penetration tests,
- A cloud service that keeps your network layout, floor maps, and measurement results easily accessible
How does Pockethernet do single ended length measurement and fault locating?
This happens trough TDR. (Time-domain reflectometry)