Here’s How to Make Sure You’re Buying the Best Smart Meter for Your Property
Smart meters are a type of electricity meter that can digitally send meter readings to the municipality or energy supplier. What’s more, these meters come with in-home displays, allowing the tenant or occupier to understand their energy usage better. Millions of South African homes and businesses already have smart meters installed.
With the ever-rising popularity of smart meter technology, more and more suppliers are flooding the markets with these meters. However, all smart meters are not the same. How do you know you’re about to buy the best smart meter available on the market? Let’s look at some of the aspects to keep in mind when deciding which smart meter to install at your properties.
The Best Smart Meters, Single Phase and Three Phase Meters
Single phase smart meters are ideally suited for use in residential properties, with three-phase devices best-suited for light industrial applications. These metering footprints deliver solutions for the deployment of prepayment meters in both new and retrofit environments.
When looking for the best smart meters, there are specific features to look out for. These features will help you recognise industry leading and cutting-edge meters right away. Some of the great features to look for in the best smart meters include:
- Heightened tamper detection;
- Class one or class two accuracy;
- Programmable under and over voltage trip;
- Reverse energy detection and measurement; and
- Consumption rate indicator.
These are only a few of the advanced features that will make it clear you’re dealing with the best smart meter technology available on the market today. There’s no need to settle for inferior technology when you have access to the best meters available.
Choose Conlog for the Best Smart Meter Technology
Our smart meters are designed to withstand the rigours of modern-day pressures and will excel in both residential and light industrial settings. They also can capture a variety of electricity consumption information and can store the history of tokens entered into the meters. Their enhanced tamper detection makes it an excellent choice for use in public buildings. Their class one or class two accuracy means you will always receive precise measurements.
We are proud of our long history of excellent service to our customers and only further continue working hard to add value to their operations. Contact us to learn more about our catalogue of products and for assistance in choosing the best smart meter technology for your needs. We are ready to share our hard-earned insights to help you make an informed purchase decision, and look forward to helping you benefit from our state-of-the-art smart meter technology.