The T.36 is a battery powered device that comes complete with 3-years' SOC service. The device wakes up every 8hrs by default to check for inbound messages such as position request or to start theft mode. There's also an app that can report geo-fence breach and device position at regular intervals. Live expectancy is 3 years using default setting.
Contract loading and activation is done as per other Meta Trak products with exception that there is no INSTALLATION command; activation is completely automatic.
As a battery-operated device it is designed to sleep most of the time; this also protects against detection of the device. In Theft Mode the device to transmit its position every 60s. THEFT MODE should only be used in the event of a real theft.
Replacement Battery Kits
When the device batteries are nearing exhaustion the customer will be sent a notification with a link to the Meta Trak online shop where they can purchase the replacement battery kit.