About YS6

What is YS6?
Yacht Sentinel 6 is a boat monitoring system which alerts you in case of problems, while allowing you to make essential checks at any time, from wherever y...
Tue, 2 Apr, 2019 at 12:11 PM
Who is it for?
YS6 was designed to meet the needs of individual boat owners or professionals including marina operators, boat rental/charter companies. Its price, easy set...
Tue, 2 Apr, 2019 at 12:11 PM
Can I monitor multiple boats under the same account?
Yes, the YS6 and its apps were specifically designed to easily monitor hundreds of boats at the same time, under a single account. Boats can easily be a...
Tue, 2 Apr, 2019 at 12:12 PM
How does it work?
YS6 is composed of a central unit and 7 types of optional wireless sensors. All information registered by any wireless sensors is sent to the central unit, ...
Tue, 2 Apr, 2019 at 12:12 PM
How does the central unit communicate?
YS6 uses the 3G/4G network when/where available. Alternatively, it switches to satellite communication (Iridium) provided that relevant accessories were pre...
Tue, 2 Apr, 2019 at 12:12 PM
How do the sensors communicate with the central unit?
All sensors communicate with the central unit by using 868 MHz band, which has less interference and disturbance of communication than other bands, and a mu...
Tue, 2 Apr, 2019 at 12:13 PM
What are the communication costs?
We offer unlimited and worldwide 3G/4G communication for the first 2 years following the product’s activation, 3G/4G worldwide communication costs approxima...
Tue, 2 Apr, 2019 at 12:13 PM
How is the central unit powered?
The central unit is connected to the boat’s battery but it consumes very little power, its impact on your boat battery should not be noticeable. YS6 was spe...
Tue, 2 Apr, 2019 at 12:13 PM
Can I test the app prior to purchasing YS6?
Yes, you can test our web app, which gives you an overview of how YS6 operates and its main functions. More information can be found here.
Tue, 2 Apr, 2019 at 12:14 PM
What is included with the central unit?
The standard package is composed of a central unit and a power lead, so it can be wired to a distribution board or directly to the boat’s battery itself. T...
Tue, 2 Apr, 2019 at 12:14 PM