General Information

What Is SenseCAP M2 Data Only

SenseCAP M2 Data Only is a LoRaWAN Gateway connected to the Helium LongFi Network and able to provide miles of wireless network coverage and data transmission capacity for Long Range /LoRaWAN devices.

As a LoRaWAN gateway, it could be able to provide miles of wireless network coverage and data transmission capacity for Long Range /LoRaWAN devices.

As a gateway supporting the Helium LongFi network, it could help you build the local LoRaWAN network and develop various LoRaWAN applications at low cost while enjoying the benefits of being a part of the People’s Network.

SenseCAP M2 is now providing US915 and EU868 versions with FCC and CE certificates. And it will have more frequency band versions and corresponding certificates available for different countries and regions in the near future.




· Wide-range Coverage and Strong Signal

With a 3dBi High-Performance Antenna, SenseCAP M2 could provide Miles of LoRaWAN coverage and a strong signal. And you could always upgrade the antenna to fit your usage scenario based on different environments.

· Excellent and Stable Performance

SenseCAP M2 is powered by the mature hardware solution MT7628 and Semtech SX1302/SX1303 baseband Long Range chip. It has built-in BLE and supports both Wi-Fi and Ethernet internet connection. For users who need to power the gateway on Ethernet instead of an extra power supply cable, the PoE feature is also added in M2.

· Professional Management Tools and Cloud Services

Users could easily set up the hotspot In a few simple steps via SenseCAP Hotspot App. SenseCAP Hotspot Dashboard and SenseCAP Local Console are also developed for users to monitor and manage the Hotspot in an efficient and easy way.

· Efficient and Timely Online Support

Besides these Professional Management Tools and Cloud Services, SenseCAP has been highly praised by customers for its tech support. Whenever encounter a technical problem, the efficient online tech support service is always here and supports you in a timely manner.

· Secured and Reliable
For a gateway that handles great loads of data transmission, safety is never too much to be concerned about. SenseCAP M2 Data Only always assures high-security authentication and reliable connectivity to the People’s Network.、

· Easy Setup in Simple Steps

Ready to go with SenseCAP Hotspot App in simple steps

· Rich Accessories

Besides the powerful features of the SenseCAP device itself, SenseCAP has been providing rich accessories choices for users to get the maximum performance for the Hotspots. Such as the best sales of high-performance IoT antennas, antenna cables, mounting pads, and lightning arrestors.


Package Contents

  • SenseCAP M2 LoRaWAN Indoor Gateway *1
  • Power Adapter (EU/US) *1
  • 3dBi Antenna with Base *1
  • Quick Start Guide *1


Please note that the onboarding fees are NOT included in the product. A $10 onboarding fee and a $5 location asserting fee will be deducted by users’ wallets to onboard. Please make sure you have enough Helium Data Credit in the Wallet when you proceed with the onboarding process.




  • The MicroSD card slot is spared for future use. No Micro SD card is needed for SenseCAP M2 as a LoRaWAN gateway.
  • Nano SIM card slot will only be available in 4G version hotspot. SIM card is not included in the device.
  • The Type-C interface is spared for advanced developer management. Please do not use it to power the device.



  • Device Size (/pcs):
    143.6x135x34mm (connector not included)      150.6x135x34mm (connector included)
  • Package Size (/pcs): 340*230*65mm
  • Package Weight (/pcs): approx. 950g


Indicator Mode


Button Mode



Unit Information

These labels on the bottom indicate important information about the unit including:

  • Model
  • Device Serial Number (S/N)
  • WiFi MAC
  • AP IP Address
  • Username and Password to login the local console

Note: Please DO NOT share the label with any third party.


System Structure



Processor MT7628(MIPS24KEc@580MHz)
Flash 32MB
Long Range Gateway Chip SX1302 / SX1303
Long Range Sensitivity -125dBm @125KHz/SF7
-139dBm @125KHz/SF12
Long Range TX Power Up to 26 dBm
Antenna Long Range: 3dBi External Antenna with Base

Wi-Fi: Internal Antenna

BLE: Ceramic Antenna

Antenna Impedance 50 Ohm
Wi-Fi Support 2.4 GHz 802.11 b/g/n
Bluetooth Dual-Module, Bluetooth V2.1 + EDR and V5.2
Ethernet RJ45 (10M / 100 M)
LoRaWAN Supports Class A, C
Input Voltage DC 12V – 2A

PoE (IEEE 802.3 af), 40V-57V DC

Interfaces Ethernet RJ45 * 1

RP-SMA Female Antenna Connector * 1

Micro SD Card Slot (Future use)  * 1

USB Type-C (Console) * 1

Dimension 143.6x135x34mm (connector not included)

150.6x135x34mm (connector included)

Package: 340*230*65mm

Operating Temperature -20°C to 55°C
Relative Humidity 0% – 85% (non-condensing)

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