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PocketLab Air Specifications

The specifications of the different sensors are listed, as well as diagrams of Air and the LED flashing codes

PocketLab Air Diagram

airDiagram

ledCodesAir

Battery Life and Charging

PocketLab Air battery takes approximately 2 hours to fully charge and lasts 24 hours of continuous recording, or up to 3 days with intermittent measurements.

  1. To charge the battery, connect a micro USB cable to the connector on the PocketLab. Plug the USB cable into a USB charger or computer port.
  2. The device charges faster when it is powered off. The red LED light will not blink, but the device will be charging as long is it is connected to power.

Device Requirements

iOS
  • iPhone 4s and newer
  • iPads - all except iPad 1 and iPad 2
  • iPod Touch 5th gen and newer
PocketLab iOS app
Android
  • Android OS 5.0 and newer
  • Most phones and tablets made since 2013
PL One, Voyager, Weather - Android native app and PocketLab Notebook
PL Air - PocketLab Notebook - Chrome browser (thepocketlab.com/notebook)
Windows 10
  • Bluetooth 4.0 required
  • Most Windows 10 devices made since 2013 are compatible. 
PocketLab Notebook - Chrome browser (thepocketlab.com/notebook)
Mac OS
  • Bluetooth 4.0 required
  • Most Macs devices made since 2013 are compatible. 
PocketLab Notebook - Chrome browser (thepocketlab.com/notebook)
Chromebooks
  • Bluetooth 4.0 required
  • Most Chromebooks devices made since 2013 are compatible. 
PocketLab Notebook - Chrome browser (thepocketlab.com/notebook)

PocketLab Air Sensor Specifications

Carbon Dioxide   Barometric Pressure
Range 0 - 5000 ppm   Range 30 - 180 kPa
Resolution 1 ppm   Pressure Resolution 1.3 Pa
Absolute Accuracy ± 50 ppm without calibration   Absolute Accuracy 0.1 kPa
 
Ozone   Humidity
Range 0 - 20 ppm   Range 0-100 %RH
Resolution 20 ppb   Resolution 0.02 %RH
Absolute Accuracy ± 15%   Absolute Accuracy 3 %RH
 
Particulate Matter (PM1.0, PM2.5, PM10)   Light
Range 0 - 500 ug/m3   Range 0.01 - 64,000 Lux
Resolution 1 ug/m3   Spectrum 400 - 1000 nm (Visible light)
Absolute Accuracy ± 10%   Data Rate 30 samples/sec
 
Altitude   Ambient Temperature
Range -5,300 - 9,500 m (-17,400 - 31,000 ft)   Range -40 - 85 C (-40 - 185 F)
Resolution 11 cm (4 in)   Resolution 0.01 C (0.02 F)
Absolute Accuracy 10 m (33 ft)   Absolute Accuracy 0.5 C (0.9 F)
Data Rate 50 samples/sec      
 
Air Quality Index    
Range 0 - 500 units      
Resolution 1 unit