Series

 

 

Observer

Osprey

Falcon

Station

Feature

WS-12

WS-1002-WiFi

WS-1201

WS-1201-IP

WS-1401-IP

WS-2902

WS-8478

Sensors

Outdoor Sensors

Wind Speed, Wind Direction, Temperature, Humidity, Rain

Wind Speed, Wind Direction, Temperature, Humidity, Rain, UV, Solar Radiation

Wind Speed, Wind Direction, Temperature, Humidity, Rain, UV, Solar Radiation

Wind Speed, Wind Direction, Temperature, Humidity, Rain, UV, Solar Radiation

Wind Speed, Wind Direction, Temperature, Humidity, Rain, UV, Solar Radiation

Wind Speed, Wind Direction, Temperature, Humidity, Rain, UV

Wind Speed, Wind Direction, Temperature, Humidity, Rain, UV

Outdoor Sensor Type

Distributed

Integrated Sensor Array

Integrated Sensor Array

Integrated Sensor Array

Integrated Sensor Array

Integrated Sensor Array

Integrated Sensor Array

Indoor Sensors

Tempearture, Humidity, Barometer

Tempearture, Humidity, Barometer

Tempearture, Humidity, Barometer

Tempearture, Humidity, Barometer

Tempearture, Humidity, Barometer

Tempearture, Humidity, Barometer

Tempearture, Humidity, Barometer

Number of wireless multi channel sensors supported

8

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7

Additional Sensors Supported

F007PF: Floating Pool & Spa, F007T Temperature, F007TH Thermo-Hygreometer, F007TP Temperature Probe

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Thermo-Hygrometer

Display Console

Display Technology

LCD with color changing backlight

Color TFT

Color TFT with multi-screen display, graphing and archive data

Color TFT with multi-screen display, graphing and archive data

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Color Film LCD

Reverse PMVA color

Display Quality

Good

Excellent

Excellent

Excellent

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Good

Excellent

Additional Features

Color changing based on indoor or outdoor temperature

Multi-screen display, graphing and archive data

Multi-screen display, graphing and archive data

Multi-screen display, graphing and archive data

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High contrast

Dimensions

Console

Frame: 4.5 x 7.5 x 1.5"
LCD Display: 4.5 x 5.0"

Frame : 7.75 x 5.75 x 0.75
LCD: 6.25 x 3.5

Frame : 7.75 x 5.75 x 0.75
LCD: 6.25 x 3.5

Frame : 7.75 x 5.75 x 0.75
LCD: 6.25 x 3.5

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Frame: 7.50 x 4.50 x 0.75
LCD: 3.00 x 6.75

Frame: 8.5 x 6.8 x 1.1 in
LCD: 6 x 5"

IP Module

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3 x 2.5 x 1"

3 x 2.5 x 1"

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Sensor Array

Thermo-hygrometer transmitter: 4.5 x 2.0 x 0.75in

Rain Gauge: 8 1/4" x 7 3/4" x 5" (5" diameter)
Anemometer: 3 x 6 x 8.5

About 14 x 12 x 6"

About 14 x 12 x 6"

About 14 x 12 x 6"

About 14 x 12 x 6"

About 15 x 11 x 10"

About 15.4 x 12.8 x 5.7

Indoor Sensor(s)

4.5 x 2 x 0.75"

2.5 x 3.5 x 1"

2.5 x 3.5 x 1"

2.5 x 3.5 x 1"

2.5 x 3.5 x 1"

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4.5 x 2.5 x 1.5

Power

Display

AC adapter (included but optional), 4 x AA back up batteries

AC Adapter

AC Adapter

AC Adapter

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AC adapter (included and required), 3 x AAA back up batteries

AC adapter (included and required), 3 x AAA back up batteries

IP Module

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AC Adapter

AC Adapter

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Sensors

Thermo-hygro Sensor : 2 x AAA
Rain sensor: 4 x AAA
Wind sensor: 4 x AAA

Sensor Array: 3 x AA
Indoor Sensor: 2 x AAA

Sensor Array: 3 x AA
Indoor Sensor: 2 x AAA

Sensor Array: 3 x AA
Indoor Sensor: 2 x AAA

Sensor Array: 3 x AA
Indoor Sensor: 2 x AAA

2 x AA

Sensor Array: 3 x AA
Indoor Sensor: 2 x AA

Solar Collector

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Energy Storage Device

Battery

Super Capacitor

Super Capacitor

Super Capacitor

Super Capacitor

Super Capacitor

Super Capacitor

Internet

Internet Connectivity

No

WiFi

No

LAN

LAN

WiFi

WiFi

WiFi Frequency

 

2.4 GHz

 

 

 

2.4 GHz

2.4 GHz

WiFi Standard

 

802.11b/g/n

 

 

 

802.11b/g/n

802.11b/g/n

Hosting servics

 

AmbientWeather.net, Wunderground.com

 

AmbientWeather.net, Wunderground.com

AmbientWeather.net, Wunderground.com

AmbientWeather.net, Wunderground.com, WeatherCloud.net

AmbientWeather.net, Wunderground.com

Connection Method

 

Console Interface

 

Connect to IP via computer

Connect to IP via computer

Android or Apple application, WiFi

WiFi broadcast (MiFi).

Sensor Wireless RF

Frequency

433 MHz

915 MHz

915 MHz

915 MHz

915 MHz

915 MHz

915 MHz

Range

300 feet line of sight, 100 feet under most conditions.

300 feet line of sight, 100 feet under most conditions.

300 feet line of sight, 100 feet under most conditions.

300 feet line of sight, 100 feet under most conditions.

300 feet line of sight, 100 feet under most conditions.

300 feet line of sight, 100 feet under most conditions.

300 feet line of sight, 100 feet under most conditions.

Update Rate

16 seconds for wind sensor.
60 seconds for all other sensors.

14 seconds for wind sensor.
64 seconds for all other sensors.

14 seconds for wind sensor.
64 seconds for all other sensors.

14 seconds for wind sensor.
64 seconds for all other sensors.

14 seconds for wind sensor.
64 seconds for all other sensors.

16 seconds for wind sensor.
60 seconds for all other sensors.

Wind Speed and Direction: 12 seconds
All other outdoor parameters: 24 seconds
Indoor parameters: 60 seconds

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Other Features

Bubble Level

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes