The Digi XBee® 3 USB Adapter is an easy-to-use USB-to-Digi XBee Wireless Personal Area Network (WPAN) adapter, providing local connectivity to wireless networks. Simply plug the Digi XBee 3 USB Adapter into the USB port of a laptop or PC for instant access to a Digi XBee network and its devices. This compact, USB-powered wireless adapter enables local network configuration, diagnostics and device monitoring.
The Digi XBee 3 USB Adapter is part of Digi’s XBee family of solutions, providing wireless communication between devices, including routers and gateways. The Digi XBee 3 USB Adapter uses Digi’s XBee 3 module which lets you program the desired protocol using the Digi XCTU software platform. The adapter connects with DigiMesh, 802.15.4 and Zigbee network protocols.
Digi XBee 3 USB Adapter and Digi XBee Network Assistant
Digi Network Assistant is a Windows-based free software download that works in tandem with the Digi XBee 3 USB Adapter. Used together, these tools enable network technicians to perform a range of tasks on a local network, out in the field, whether or not network connectivity is available. These tasks may include administering on-site surveys and troubleshooting via the network mapping feature, reviewing the status of all nodes, and performing over-the-air firmware updates.
You can download and install the Digi XBee Network Assistant at www.digi.com/xbeenetworkassistant.