Brüel & Kjær has released the B&K 2245 sound level meter, intended for basic noise measurements, intended for users whose work involves (as opposed to centres on) noise measurement tasks.
Intended to simplify noise measurement and analysis, the unit can be used as a stand-alone noise measurement device or with a range of mobile apps, each tailored to assist a specific task, including environmental noise measurement, exhaust noise level testing and workplace noise.
The apps provide the exact parameters and functionality needed. Each device can be licensed to more than one app, so switching tasks is not an issue.
The sound level meter’s rubberised body provides a secure grip, makes it dust and water resistant to IP55 and suitable for indoor and outdoor use.
To keep the sound level meter ready to use and protect measurement data, there is an optional smart docking station. The docking station is a high-speed charger that can transfer data stored on the sound level meter to a network.