Helium Element
Access Point


The Helium Element Access Point is an 802.15.4 gateway with Cellular and Ethernet connectivity. When deployed, Helium Atom-powered devices within range will automatically connect and send data to the Cloud via the Access Point.

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System Features

  • Available in two configurations: (1) Ethernet connectivity for backhaul or (2) Cellular and Ethernet connectivity for backhaul
  • Intelligently switches between Cellular and Ethernet
  • Long range wireless connectivity indoors between multiple floors, outdoors exceeding one city block with onboard antennas
  • Hardware-level encryption
  • RGB LED to indicate fault/operational conditions

Tech Specs

Networking standards IEEE 802.15.4
Computing Platform AM335x 1GHz ARMĀ® Cortex-A8 Processor
4GB 8-bit eMMC on-board flash storage
Backhaul connectivity Two models available:
(1) Ethernet
(2) Cellular and Ethernet
(Ethernet requires DHCP, DNS, Egress on port 2154 or 443)
Typical operating range 1 Access Point covers approximately 4,500 sq. feet under normal conditions
Number of supported devices Supports unlimited number of Helium Atom-based devices
Frequency Band 915 MHz & 2.4Ghz (North America)
868 MHz & 2.4Ghz (EU)
Security Hardware-based encryption, authentication, and authorization


Access to
Helium Cloud

  • Helium Atom-based development boards: Up to 2 boards: Free. 3+ boards: $4 per month
  • Helium Element Access Point (Ethernet): 1 Element: Free. 2+ Elements: $10 per month
  • Helium Element Access Point (Cellular, Wifi, Ethernet): $40 per month
  • Virtual Sensors: Free.
  • Secure network access
  • Unlimited cloud storage
  • Support for hardware and software
  • Security patches
  • Firmware updates