Bolt OBD

Compact and affordable, the Bolt device fits a lot into a small package at a great price point. It's simple to install - you can plug it into your vehicle's OBD-II port and immediately start tracking and monitoring driver safety and fleet utilisation.

The Bolt detects trips based on movement. Once installed, it can report driver behaviour metrics, vehicle utilisation data and vehicle location data. The data is reported over Spark's Cat-M1 IoT network.

The Bolt is manufactured by Digital Matter, a global industry leader in GPS and IoT devices.



  • Network connectivity: Spark Cat-M1 network
  • Operational temperature range: -20°C to +60°C
  • Dimensions: 71mm x 46 mm x 24mm
  • Input voltage: 8-36V DC (max).  OBD-II connector draws power form vehicle’s OBD port
  • Operating current: ~25/50mA when moving
  • Sleep current: <1mA
  • GNSS: GPS/GLONASS receiver, 72 channels, sensitivity -167 dBm
  • Accelerometer: Internal three-axis accelerometer to detect movement and driver behaviour
  • Flash Memory: Store weeks of records if device is out of cellular coverage.  Storage capacity for over 10 days of continuous 30-second logging
  • Installation: OBD-II port self-install. Plug and play.  Can also be installed with an OBD extension cable


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