People Counter APC-ECO-RS485

People Counter APC-ECO-RS485

Minimal costs – maximum precision. Without fail.

The People Counter APC-ECO defines a new level of precision in electronic people counting, with a countingaccuracy of close to 100% – even under difficult conditions. The counter’s outstanding quality is anchored in HELLA Aglaia unique expertise in image processing and 3D-camera technology.

The People Counter APC-ECO detects without fail the number of passengers entering and exiting a public transit vehicle, as well as the number of persons currently present within a defined area. The device is primarily designed for buses and trams, but may be used in a wide range of applications.

The People Counter APC-ECO´s main features:

Bi-directional counting on a definable line (polygon)

  • Variable position of counting lines
  • Adaptation to on-site requirements

Detection of U-turns

  • No double counting

Door masking

  • Automatic compensation for interference from swinging and sliding doors

Video streaming and recording

  • Real-time video streaming or recording of video files on external storage media
  • Start and stop function via door contact
  • No interference with other functions

User-friendly installation

  • Just a single component, no extra controllers
  • Off-the-shelf standard connectors
  • flexible positioning and tilt options facilitate retrofits

Simple startup and maintenance

  • Fast project success guaranteed - no calibration or custom software required
Operating nominal voltage 24 V DC
Operating voltage range 9 to 3 2 V DC
Power consumption approx. 4 W
Operating temperature -25°C to +70°C
Storage temperature -40°C to +85°C
Ingress protection IP 20 (DIN IEC 60529)
Ceiling height 2.00 m to 2.75 m
Monitored area 1.90 m to 3.20 m width (depending on installation height)
Dimensions 141.4 x 71.5 x 31 mm
Weight 350 g
Housing Ruggedized aluminium housing
EMC ECE type certification (E1), CE, FCC
Reliability MTBF 500,000 h
Ethernet 100 MBit/s, RJ45 socket
Serial port 2-wire RS485
Inputs 1 digital input (door contact)
Communication protocols IBIS-over-IP (similar to VDV-300)
IBIS-over-RS485 (similar to VDV-300)
SOAP/XML Push Service
Customer-specific protocols

Integrated web interface

Feel free to download the datasheet.

HELLA Aglaia Mobile Vision GmbH

Ullsteinstraße 140
Berlin, 12109, Germany 

phone: +49-30 200 042 9-625
fax: +49-30 200 042 9- 149


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