obniz Hardware and cloud specifications.

Device Management

Manage your obniz on the cloud.
It's Devices on Developer's console.

After account registration and adding an platform device to your account, You are able to configure the device.

Following configration are available

  • Access Token Enable/Disable
  • Firmware Update
  • Cloud Region

Access Token

By default, obniz API is accessible by anyone.
However, you can choose to put on an Access Token to each obniz.
Access Token can be disabled and regenerated anytime.

Firmware Update

obniz Firmware gets updated regularly. Updates can be done through the internet, and it is called "OTA".
To change a firmware you want to use, choose a firmware version on the console and press "Install" button. ( your obniz must be online before this process. )
(If you are downgrading obniz, please disable automatic OTA first)

Also, you can enable "Automatic OTA". It is disabled by default.
By enabling it, the latest version of firmware will be installed whenever it becomes available.
*Attentio: obniz.js is only compatible with obniz that has the same or an older version of firmware. You should update obniz.js upon installing a new version of firmware *


We provide cloud services in multiple regions which obniz can be connected to. Currenty, we provide the services in two regions:

  1. East Asia
  2. North America

By choosing the nearest region, you can reduce network latency.