Skip to content

SmartGateways.nl

shipped within a business day

14-day money backΒ guarantee

Customer review 4.9/5

Open standards

Water Meter Gateway

Monitor water consumption

Monitor real-time water consumption

The Water Meter Gateway makes your analog water meter smart. It gives you live insight into water consumption. This way, you can see exactly how much water you’re using when you shower, fill a bath, wash your hands, or water your garden.

3D view

Beautiful dashboards

Water consumption is displayed in clear overviews, providing you with more insight into water usage and how you might save money. You can use it with the Home Assistant energy dashboard, Homey, and Domoticz. You also get exclusive access to the Smart Gateways Water Meter Dashboard for Home Assistant, where you can see even more data.

Easy to install

The Water Meter Gateway is compatible with most analog water meters. The Water Meter Gateway is compatible with water meters from brands like Itron, Actaris, Elster, Sensus, Diehl Metering, Zenner, Schlumberger, Maddalena MVM, Honeywell, DH Metering Kent, and Hidroconta.

Suitable for almost all Home Automation software

The Water Meter Gateway is compatible with almost all Home Automation software, like Home Assistant, Domoticz, and even has its own Homey app.

On our support page, you’ll find a big collection of manuals.

Open Standards

By using open standards like REST-API and MQTT, the Water Meter Gateway can be connected to almost any software. So you can use your own cloud service. With MQTT support via TLS encryption, data transmission meets the highest standards.

Compatible with most water meters.

If your water meter is on the list below, it’s compatible. If it’s not on the list and you’re unsure if it works on your watermeter, get in touch through the contact form and we’ll be glad to assist.

Can I monitor my water usage in real-time?

Of course! The Water Meter Gateway continuously transmits water usage data, allowing you to always see your consumption.

Can I use the Water Meter Gateway without home automation software?

As with all our gateways, you can subscribe to the Online Energy Dashboard. You can choose this option at checkout. You can decide later, of course.

Is it hard to install for someone without much experience?

We provide our gateway with an installation guide, allowing you to set it up yourself with ease.

Is the gateway compatible with my water meter?

The Water Meter Gateway is designed to work with most analog water meters. The included sensor detects the pulses from the water meter that occur during water usage. Easily attach the sensor to your water meter and start monitoring your water usage.

I can choose between VERSION A and VERSION B of the gateway; which one do I need?

You only need version B if you have a KENT V100, ELSTER V100, or ZENNER MNK water meter. (see list with images above) In all other cases, you need Version A.

Frequently Asked Questions.

Yes, the sensor’s cable can be extended up to 15 meters. The gateway has three screw terminals for attaching the sensor. The sensor can be removed from the screw terminals and extended with “thin speaker wire” of 0.5mmΒ² or 20AWG. Use 3-core cable for VERSION A of the gateway. For VERSION B of the gateway, you can use 2-core cable.

You can use the gateway without home automation software. This can be done with a subscription to our online dashboard. You can select this when adding the gateway to your shopping cart.

Yes, you can use your own sensor. Make sure your sensor operates at a voltage between 0 and 36V. NO (Normally Open) and NC (Normally Closed) are supported.

With the Water Meter Gateway, you’ll receive a guide that helps you quickly start tracking your water usage. On our support page, you’ll find detailed guides for using various types of home automation software.

Yes, you can. The Online Energy Dashboard works independently of other integrations.

Of course. The Water Meter Gateway tracks usage by the hour, day, month, and year, allowing you to easily compare your consumption over time.

Yes, this is possible. For example, you can connect your gateway to Domoticz, Homey, and Home Assistant, while also viewing usage through the Online Energy Dashboard.

You can choose to block internet access. The Gateway will still work without an internet connection. Of course, you will need internet access for OTA firmware updates.

Try to install the gateway in a dry location in your home where there is enough WiFi coverage. You can extend the sensor cable if nessecary. You can extend the cable with 15 meters.

Yes, the sensor is waterproof and condensation is not a problem. Make sure the gateway itself (white box) is placed in a dry location. If necessary, extend the sensor cable.

Water-Link in Belgium installs smart water meters. These cannot be read with this gateway, but they can be read with our Kamst-IR Gateway. Other Kamstrup water meters such as the Multical 21 or the FlowIQ can also be read with this Kamst-IR gateway.

Need support?

If you have any questions about our gateway, please feel free to send us a message.

Compatible water meters

Suitable for all water meters with inductive or magnetic pulse during consumption.

Resolution

1 liter

Length of the sensor cable

1.5 meters

Sensor connection

Removable

Moisture resistance

IP20

WiFi compatibility

IEEE 802.11 b/g/n (2.4 GHz), support for WPA/WPA2/WPA3

Power consumption

40mA nominal, 150mA peak during start-up

Power connection

Micro USB

Software

Proprietary

Temperature range

-20Β°C to 50Β°C

Moisture resistance

IP20

Compatible sensors

NO (Normally Open) and NC (Normally Closed) are supported. Voltage between 5 and 36V

Technical specifications