Where is the QR code located? The QR code is located on the bottom side of the Gateway board.
Does the internet connectivity required to set up the Modular Gateway IDEx demo? Yes.
Which are the possible interface for internet connectivity on the gateway? WiFi or Ethernet interface can be used for internet connectivity.
How to do WiFi provisioning for Gateway? NFC or BLE commission methods are available for WiFi provisioning using android mobile Application. Please refer "MGOOBDSUG.pdf" for more detail.
How to do NFC/BLE commission on Gateway? Press and hold the SW1 switch for more than 5 seconds and less than 15 seconds to turn on/off NFC/BLE commission once gateway finish boot up process.
What does LED1 indicate? LED1 indicates Cloud connectivity status. Followings are color significance on LED1,
Red - no internet/cloud connectivity on Gateway.
Orange - gateway is trying to connect with the cloud.
Green - gateway is connected with Cloud.
What does LED2 indicate? LED2 indicates NFC/BLE commission status. Followings are color significance on LED2,
Orange - NFC/BLE commission window is started.
Green - NFC/BLE commission window is turned off.
What functionalities are mapped with the SW1 switch? The SW1 switch stands for two functionalities as described below.
SW1 pressed between 5seconds to 15 seconds, it will turn on/off functionality of NFC/BLE commission window.
SW1 pressed more than 15 seconds, it will soft power down the gateway board.
How to flash Linux image in Modular Gateway? Please refer i.MX6UL Modular Gateway Firmware Flashing Guide (IMX6ULMGFFUG.docx) document to flash Linux image in Modular Gateway
Which are the RF connectivity option available for 802.15.4? The Gateway support Thread and Zigbee protocol on 802.15.4 RF radio connectivity.
Which are Thread chipsets supported by Gateway? The Gateway supported Thread chipsets are as below,
Which are Zigbee chipsets supported by Gateway? The Gateway supported Zigbee chipsets are as below,
Which Thread specification supported by thread chipset? The thread chipset supports Thread specification 1.1.
How to identify RF chips inside the Modular Gateway? To identify the RF radio module inside the Modular Gateway, please refer the part number of the Modular Gateway. The part number is the label on the bottom side of the gateway. The part number format is like: VT-GTWY-6UL0X-MX-MX. The last two number MX-MX refer to the radio module present inside gateway board. Below are the valid value and indication of RF chip
M1 - KW22D512 module
M2 - KW41Z module
M3 - JN5169 module
M4 - JN5179 module
How to flash/upgrade the firmware of JN5169 module inside the Modular Gateway? Please refer JN5169_Module_Firmware_Flashing_Guide-v1.1.docx to flash the firmware on JN5169 module inside the Modular Gateway.
How to flash/upgrade the firmware of JN5179 module inside the Modular Gateway? Please refer JN5179_Module_Firmware_Flashing_Guide-v1.0.docx to flash the firmware on JN5179 module inside the Modular gateway.
How to flash/upgrade the firmware of KW41Z module inside the Modular Gateway? Please refer MKW41Z_Module_Firmware_Flashing_Guide-v1.1.docx to flash firmware on KW41Z module
How to flash/upgrade the firmware of KW22D512 module inside the Modular Gateway? Please refer MKW2xD_Module_Firmware_Flashing_Guide-v1.3.docx to flash firmware on KW22D512 module inside Gateway
Which are Thread end devices supported in IDEx Demo? The Modular Gateway support off the self FRDMK64+MCR20A, FRDM-KW24D512, and FRDM-KW41Z as the end device. It also supports KW41Z or MW22D512 module with MENP & RGB click as Thread End device
Which are the ZigBee end devices supported in IDEx Demo? The Modular Gateway supports Zigbee HA1.2 profile supported Zigbee bulbs as well as JN5169 or JN5179 module with RGB click mounted on MENP board
Does JN5179 support Zigbee 3.0? Yes.
Does JN5169 support Zigbee 3.0? Yes.
What is the minimum requirement of Android Device to run Android Mobile Application of IDEx Demo? Android Device with the following configuration,