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FAST Mobile Audience Tracker

Hardware requirements
Most commercially available smartphones running on the Android™ platform.
For example, the complete FAST package comes with an HTC Tattoo™ mobile phone.

106 x 55.2 x 14 mm (4.1 x 2.1 x 0.5 in.),
113g/4 oz. (with battery),
2.8 in. TFT/LCD touchscreen with 240x320 HVGA resolution.
Docking station:
AC adapter plug (European): 110V/240V, 1.2A | 5V DC
Remote control:
Compact infrared remote control with 8 log-on buttons for panel household members and guests, incl. lithium battery
Sensor technology:
Wired audio sensor with mounting equipment, infrared receiver

Software application:

  • Identifies the current TV program via audio sensor
  • Conversion into specific audio properties to match against reference
  • Live or nightly data transmission of the audio properties and events
  • Logging panel members on and off by tracker remote control or touchscreen
  • Records other infrared transmitter switching actions as events
  • Regular transmission of device status
  • Controls the touchscreen displays
  • Saves all recorded data on the device for up to three weeks
  • Blocks all mobile telephone functions for the user – protecting against misuse/abuse

FAST back-end:
Secure web portal
Data: e.g. user ID, broadcaster, time, IR events, EPG information, battery charge Freely-configurable data transmission intervals from once-daily to real-time

Typically included in unit shipment:

  • Smartphone
  • docking station
  • sensor equipment
  • remote control
  • power pack SIM chip, locked to application and device
  • Quick Start Guide
  • Shipment packaging
  • Device serial number additionally provided on outer packaging

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