Real-time bus arrival information is an important feature at bus stops. Real-time information:
- Decreases the customer’s perceived wait time by over 50% (Source)
- Improves customer experience
- Builds trust in public transportation
To continue to pursue Urban Solar’s mission to “Power Better Bus Stops”. Urban Solar has partnered with Axentia, the world leader in digital signage for bus stops, to bring their superior technology to North America.
- Displays operate for 3+ years on battery between battery changes and without any need of external power.
- Can be paired with our solar lighting solutions to improve the safety at the stops and extend the battery life to 5-10 years (depending on solar viability of site).
- Latency updates of both data and display within a maximum 10 seconds using full roaming on 4G/5G LTE.
- Uses any available data feeds including: GTFS, GTFS-RT, VDV, SIRI and many others.
- Backlight/front-light always on when dark, no need for motion sensors
- Anti-reflective treated front-glass
- No external cables or antennas needed
- Easily integrated with existing infrastructure such as poles, foundation and weather shelters etc.
- Tough enough for transit; polycarbonate screen protector available.
- Compact design and light weight; display and batteries included in one compact unit.
- Typical installation takes less than 15 minutes for one person
Easy to maintain
- The only required maintenance is battery replacements every 3-5 years
- Operates at all stops even without grid or solar power
- Full surveillance through an online portal
E-paper Digital Displays
E-paper display technology allows for fully customizable grey-scale information to be displayed. Screen sizes range from 13″ to 42″.
LCD Digital Displays
LCD Display technology is more reliable in extreme cold temperatures. Additionally, this may be the best option if the customizable layouts of e-paper is not a requirement. Screens range from 2-5 row displays
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