ALFA AOA-915-5ACM 5 dbi Omni Outdoor 915MHz 802.11ah Mini LoRa Antenna for the People's Network

$14.97

Why is this antenna priced low compared to other Helium antennas?

ALFA Network AOA-915-5ACM is the original dipole small form factor antenna for the People's Network (Helium) and IoT.  Are you an ISP or installer looking to print your company's name on the antenna, contact us for bulk/OEM order options.

This antenna is compatible with the RAK V2, Bobcat 300, Nebra Indoor, SenseCAP M1, Kerlink, Linxdot, SyncroB.it, Helium Hotspot, Kerlink, FreedomFi, LongAP,
 but requires an RP-SMA to 
N-female coaxial cable to fit, and we carry compatible coaxial cables. It can directly be connected to Nebra Outdoor and Milesight. Please contact our sales staff if needed.



 
This is a heavy-duty outdoor 7 inch tall mini 5 dBi gain antenna for direct connection use to an N connector. This has N-male connector and is designed to be connected to a device or pigtail with N-female connector,  This is certified and designed for outdoor environments and is weatherproof. We do recommend RokTape to seal all outdoor connection points. 

 

  • 5 dBi gain 915 MHz band antenna for LoRa and HaLow™ long-distance low data transfer industrial application (this is NOT a 2.4 or 5 GHz WiFi antenna).
  • Helium compatible omni-directional outdoor antenna receive and transmit the signal of your wireless devices at 902-928 MHz (cable needed to fit miner except for Nebra Outdoor and Milesight)
  • 7 inches tall
  • This is NOT a WiFi antenna or 4G cellular antenna, it is ONLY for 915 Mhz sub 1 GHz HaLow or LoRa application, or other applications on this band.

Compatible with:
RAK V2
Bobcat 300
Nebra Indoor/Outdoor
SenseCAP M1
SyncroB.it
Helium Hotspot
Kerlink
LongAP
FreedomFi
Heltec
ClodPi

Finestra
Linxdot

Optional Compatible Accessory:

ALFA Network IP65 Waterproof Outdoor Magnetic Base N Female for Helium Antenna or WiFi + 10 ft. LMR200 cable ARS-AS087


Specifications of antenna:

Frequency Range 902-928 MHz
Gain 5 dBi
VSWR ≤ 2.0
Radiation Pattern Omni
Impedance 50 Ω
Connector N male
Dimensions ⌀22 x 180 mm
Weight 81.5 g
Temperature -40 °C to 85 °C
Humidity 95% @ 25 °C



What is HaLow™?

Wi-Fi HaLow™ is "the designation for products incorporating IEEE 802.11ah technology, augments Wi-Fi by operating in the spectrum below one gigahertz (GHz) to offer longer range and lower power connectivity. Wi-Fi HaLow meets the unique requirements for the Internet of Things (IoT) to enable a variety of use cases in industrial, agricultural, smart building, and smart city environments.

Wi-Fi HaLow enables the low power connectivity necessary for applications including sensor networks and wearables. Its range is longer than many other IoT technology options and it provides a more robust connection in challenging environments where the ability to penetrate walls or other barriers is an important consideration."

Warranty & Support:

Complimentary Telephone and Email/Live Chat Support (Click Here)
Online Technical Manuals and Instructions (Click Here)

State sales tax of 7% will be added to FLORIDA purchases only. There is no sales tax for any other state.

Return Policy: You may return this item, open or used, for an exchange or refund at your discretion within 30 days of receipt. Because range can vary greatly based on your environment, if you are not sure a particular product will meet your range needs please contact us before buying. Orders with free shipping selected will incur a 10% restocking fee to help us cover the original shipping cost, unless the item is defective or different from the advertisement. Any expedited shipping charges paid, including return shipping, are never refundable. If you opt for an exchange, we will pay to ship the replacement to you. Items must be returned the way they were received, with all pieces, documentation, and retail packaging (if applicable) included. For bulk purchases, see our bulk purchase return policy here.

Customer Reviews

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Keith j. Miller
Definitely better than the RAK stock

I needed this 5.0dbi as a quick cheap simple indoor antenna that my 81 year old father could setup for me. I dont have the perfect instal being its on the first floor of the house, but i have been getting 3x witnesses i recieved on stock antenna. I have been loving rokland and their business model. Quality products, shipping, and customer service. 👌

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Gilbert Wasonga

ALFA AOA-915-5ACM 5 dbi Omni Outdoor 915MHz 802.11ah Mini LoRa Antenna for the People's Network

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Kelly Reif
New Favorite Antenna

Solid profit
Perfect coverage for dense areas.
The Magnetic bases are excellent. I'd like a holder so I can put one on the end of a riser.

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Juan Pradopio
Cool idea but no thanks

So I replaced my 4dbi 10 inch antenna that I got off Amazon for this one since it wasn’t too much smaller but it was a 5.8dbi. My rewards have gone down substantially, I didn’t change anything else. I am using it on the same miner, same location, and same height but the amount of witness and beacons have gone down. The mine is at a buddies house and I don’t want to bug him so I’ll leave it on for a couple more weeks but I’m planning on changing back to my Amazon one, unfortunately for me I bought 3 of these and won’t be using them again.

HI Juan, thank you for your review and we are sorry to hear your rewards dropped. Higher gain can help extend range but is not always better in all environments. A lower gain has a higher vertical beamwidth, so in your area, the lower gain may be accessing more witnesses. There have also been a lot of Helium network issues in the last couple of weeks, so earnings have been very up and down for many people, even with no antenna changes. Depending on what day you installed and how long it was left up, this could be impacting. Our support team has reached out to you directly to see if they can help troubleshoot or assist with a return.

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Addison Delage

ALFA AOA-915-5ACM 5 dbi Omni Outdoor 915MHz 802.11ah Mini Antenna for LoRa HaLow Application