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Business Devices: battery life

Learn how your sensors configuration affected your hardware battery life.

Updated over a week ago

Airthings for Business hardware has adjustable sensor configurations and sample intervals. The dashboard will calculate your hardware's battery life accordingly.

Sample rates

The following sensor types have adjustable sample rates:

  • CO₂, humidity, and temperature can be configured between 2.5 minute and 5 minutes.

  • PM 2.5 and PM 1 can be configured between 5 minutes, 10 minutes, 30 minutes, 60 minutes or switched off completely.

Sample rates are reduced outside opening hours

• PM 2.5, PM 1 will send samples every 60 minutes.

• CO₂, humidity, and temperature sensors will send samples every 5 minutes.


The VOC and Noise sensors can be activated or deactivated by changing the configuration on or off.

The noise sensor will turn off outside of your set opening hours.

Connecting to power

The Space Pro and Space CO₂ can be connected to power which will override battery usage and change all sample intervals to 2.5 minutes.

Projected battery life

The projected battery life of each Airthings for Business are as follows:

  • Space Pro up to 5 years and 2 months.

  • Space Plus up to 4 year.

  • Space CO₂ up to

  • Space CO₂ Mini up to 10 years.

  • Space Nano up to 20 year.

These are the estimations with fresh lithium batteries.

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