How to configure the April Brother Motion Sensor beacon

Configuration using the iOS App

  1. Download and open the April Brother App from iTunes.
  2. Turn ON your Motion Sensor beacon by pressing the button 3 times in a row.
  3. Inside the App select the “Bluetooth” tab and wait for the beacon scanning.
  4. Select the Motion Sensor beacon to configure by looking for “asensor_xxxx” (xxxx are the last 2 Bytes of the MAC address printed on the Motion Sensor beacon).
  5. Select iBeacon as Broadcast Type.
  6. Configure the ProximityUUID1 to ffffffff-ffff-ffff-ffff-fffffffffff0 – this is the UUID that will be broadcasted when the Motion Sensor beacon is NOT moving. You need to input the UUID in groups by 8-4-4-4-12 digits, separated by a “-“.
  7. Configure the Major1 and Minor1 to your preferred values. Please make sure that there are NOT other BLE beacons around configured with the same set of UUID, Major and Minor.
  8. Configure the ProximityUUID2 to ffffffff-ffff-ffff-ffff-fffffffffff1  – this is the UUID that will be broadcasted when the Motion Sensor beacon is moving.  You need to input the UUID in groups by 8-4-4-4-12 digits, separated by a “-“.
  9. Set the Major2 and Minor2 to the SAME values chosen for Major1 and Minor1 at step 7!!!
  10. Set the SENSITIVITY value to 4.
  11. Press SAVE.

Configuration using the Android App

  1. Download and open the April Brother App from Google Play.
  2. Turn ON your Motion Sensor beacon by pressing the button 3 times in a row.
  3. Inside the App select the “Beacons” tab and wait for the beacon scanning.
  4. Select the Motion Sensor beacon to configure by looking for “asensor_xxxx” (xxxx are the last 2 Bytes of the MAC address printed on the Motion Sensor beaconr).
  5. Select iBeacon as Broad Model.
  6. Configure the UUID to ffffffff-ffff-ffff-ffff-fffffffffff0 – this is the UUID that will be broadcasted when the Motion Sensor beacon is NOT moving. You need to input the UUID in groups by 8-4-4-4-12 digits, separated by a “-“.
  7. Configure the Major1 and Minor1 to your preferred values. Please make sure that there are NOT other BLE beacons around configured with the same set of UUID, Major and Minor.
  8. Configure the UUID2 to ffffffff-ffff-ffff-ffff-fffffffffff1  – this is the UUID that will be broadcasted when the Asensor is moving.  You need to input the UUID in groups by 8-4-4-4-12 digits, separated by a “-“.
  9. Set the Major2 and Minor2 to the SAME values chosen for Major1 and Minor1 at step 7!!!
  10. Set the SENSITIVITY value to 4.
  11. Press SAVE.