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AG51 Unpowered Asset Gateway


AG51 Unpowered Asset Gateway

The AG51 Unpowered Asset Tracking IoT Gateway is ideal for monitoring mobile assets such as intermodal containers, low-cost trailers, dumpsters, construction equipment, light towers, generators, and more. Featuring customizable GPS check-ins, long-lasting lithium batteries, anti-theft screws, and a waterproof ruggedized enclosure. The AG51 is a part of a complete solution designed to enhance efficiency, safety, customer service, and compliance.

  • Affordable asset tracking
  • Detect and recover lost or stolen assets
  • Automatically compile inventory and dormancy reports
  • Identify unused assets to optimize inventory pools
  • Long-lasting lithium-ion batteries for unpowered use
  • Easy plug-and-play installation takes 15 minutes


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High-Tech Asset Monitoring

Businesses that need to monitor their mobile assets, such as intermodal containers, construction equipment, and light towers, can benefit from the Unpowered Asset Gateway. This wallet-sized tracker is designed to track assets without requiring a power source, making it an ideal solution for optimizing inventory management, theft recovery, and asset utilization.

With customizable GPS check-ins and geofence alerts, the Unpowered Asset Gateway provides increased asset visibility, even when assets are left on public job sites or leased out.

We’ll now dive into the features of the Unpowered Asset Gateway and explore how businesses can leverage its capabilities to streamline their operations and protect their assets.

The Unpowered Asset Gateway

The Unpowered Asset Gateway is more than just a GPS tracker for mobile assets. This compact and rugged device is built to withstand harsh outdoor environments and provides long-term monitoring with its 3 to 5-year battery life. The customizable GPS check-ins and geofence alerts ensure that you’re always aware of the location of your assets, even when they’re left unattended on public job sites or leased out.

The Unpowered Asset Gateway syncs with Samsara’s Connected Operations Cloud to provide automated inventory reporting and optimize pool inventory management. With its quick and easy installation process and secure internet connectivity, the Unpowered Asset Gateway is the ideal solution for managing your mobile assets efficiently and safely.

Construction equipment that is secure with the Unpowered Asset Gateway

Smart, Reliable, and More: The Benefits of the Unpowered Asset Gateway

The Unpowered Asset Gateway offers numerous benefits for businesses looking to manage their mobile assets more efficiently. Its compact and rugged design makes it easy to install on any mobile asset, and with long-lasting user-replaceable AA batteries, it provides years of reliable monitoring without requiring a power source.

Customizable GPS check-ins and geofence alerts provide real-time location updates and theft recovery, while automated inventory reporting streamlines pool inventory management. Additionally, its secure internet connectivity ensures that all data is protected via HTTPS with TLS encryption.

With the Unpowered Asset Gateway, businesses can increase asset visibility, optimize inventory management, and protect their valuable assets for years to come.

Applications of the Unpowered Asset Gateway

The Unpowered Asset Gateway has a wide range of uses for businesses across various industries. Here are some of the ways in which businesses can leverage the capabilities of this compact, battery-powered tracker:

  • Asset tracking: Use the Unpowered Asset Gateway to track the location of mobile assets, such as construction equipment, dumpsters, and intermodal containers, in real-time.
  • Theft recovery: With customizable geofence alerts, the Unpowered Asset Gateway enables businesses to detect and respond quickly to unauthorized asset movement, increasing the chances of theft recovery.
  • Inventory management: The Unpowered Asset Gateway automatically compiles inventory and dormancy reports, providing complete visibility into asset locations and enabling businesses to identify underutilized assets for optimization.
  • Improved asset utilization: With real-time location tracking and data insights, the Unpowered Asset Gateway helps businesses optimize asset utilization, reducing costs and maximizing resources.
Light tower protected by the Unpowered Asset Gateway

Shop the Unpowered Asset Gateway

The Unpowered Asset Gateway is a GPS tracking device designed to monitor mobile assets like construction equipment, intermodal containers, and dumpsters.

With customizable GPS check-ins, user-replaceable AA batteries, and a ruggedized, waterproof enclosure, the Unpowered Asset Gateway enables businesses to increase asset visibility, prevent theft, and optimize inventory management.

Container bins safeguarded by the Unpowered Asset Gateway

Frequently Asked Questions Unpowered Asset Gateway

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Is the Unpowered Asset Gateway weatherproof?

Yes! The device features a ruggedized and waterproof design (IP 67 and IP69K rating) that can withstand harsh weather conditions.

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Can I install the Unpowered Asset Gateway myself?

Absolutely! The Unpowered Asset Gateway is designed for easy installation and can be attached to any mobile asset in just minutes using durable, high-strength tape or anti-theft screws.

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How does the Unpowered Asset Gateway prevent theft?

The device features customizable geofence alerts that notify you via email or SMS when assets move outside of designated areas, such as a job site or street address. This enables you to detect and respond to theft and unauthorized use quickly

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Does the Unpowered Asset Gateway require an internet connection to function?

Yes, the device requires a cellular data connection to communicate with Samsara’s Connected Operations Cloud. However, the device features built-in flash memory to store data when internet connectivity is unavailable, ensuring that no data is lost.

Let’s Talk About Your Needs

Let’s now turn to how the Unpowered Asset Gateway can fit your needs. The Unpowered Asset Gateway is an affordable and easy-to-use GPS tracking solution that provides increased visibility into mobile assets, helping businesses optimize their inventory management and prevent theft.

Featuring customizable GPS check-ins, user-replaceable AA batteries that last for years, and a ruggedized and waterproof design, the Unpowered Asset Gateway is a reliable and durable tracking device suitable for a wide range of industries. Whether you are monitoring construction equipment, intermodal containers, or light towers, the Unpowered Asset Gateway delivers the real-time insights you need to run your business efficiently, safely, and sustainably.

Contact us today to learn more about how the Unpowered Asset Gateway can benefit you and your business!

Product Specifications


  • 70 x 112 x 29 mm


  • 162 g


  • Polycarbonate

Operating Temperature

  • -20°C to 65°C

Power Source

  • Battery
  • 4 lithium batteries
  • Typical battery life is 4-5 years
  • Actual battery life may be affected by extreme temperature or cellular signal strength
  • User-replaceable batteries

External Power

  • 12-30V DC

Power Draw

  • 200 uW (sleep) to 1300 mW (peak)

Lithium-ion Battery

  • 12.5 Ah internal battery capacity; lasts about 12 months when fully charged


  • Advanced positioning system simultaneously reads from multiple independent satellite systems including GPS and GLONASS global navigation

Default Check-ins

  • Twice per day

Cellular Data

  •  4G LTE cellular connectivity, 3G fallback where LTE is unavailble. LTE –> quad band 2/4/5/12; 3G–> dual band 2/5

Operating Area

  • United States, Canada, Mexico

Offline Storage

  • Built-in flash memory logs data when Internet connectivity is unavailable

Secure Communications

  • All internet connectivity secured via SSL with 256-bit AES encryption (military-grade)


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