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Single Phase Smart Prepayment Meter


Genus BS Paylite” is a smart prepayment metering solution comprising of Main Control Unit (MCU) and customer Interface Unit (CIU) suitable for residential and commercial premises. The complete solution is 20-digit Proprietary CTS/STS compliant. The Communication between MCU and CIU is either wired or wireless.
The meter could also be used in stand alone mode without CIU.



  • Robust design
  • 20-digit Proprietary CTS/STS compliant decryption
  • IP54 compliant meter casing suitable for indoor as well as outdoor installations
  • User friendly LCD display allowing consumers to have an access to meter information.
  • Bi color LED for credit status warning
  • LED indication for tamper
  • Advanced anti tamper features like Earth load, cover open etc.
  • Configurable load limiting feature depending upon the consumer load
  • Optical port offered additionally to facilitate the data down loading option for utilities to analyse the energy consumption
  • Wired/wireless (over RF) communication with CIU with a distance of minimum 100m (Option)
  • Integrated keypad with Smart Cellular functionality


  • CIU with battery back-up
  • LCD with alphanumeric digits for displaying energy registers and token messages in user friendly format
  • Status information provided through the language independent icons
  • 12-digit keypad with audible feedback
  • Short Codes for meter functional verification
  • Instantaneous load and historical data on display
  • Last five credit tokens entered on display
  • User programmable alarm limits
  • LED/LCD indicators for credit status, load connect/disconnect


Single Phase Smart Prepayment Meter

Technical Specification

Connection Type 1P, 2W Split Type Pre Payment kWh Meter
Meter Type Indoor/Outdoor
Standards IEC 62052-11, IEC 62053-21

IEC 62055-31, 62055-41, 62055-51

Accuracy Class Class-1.0
Rated Voltage 230 Volt (+20% to-40%)
Rated Current 5(60)A, 5(80)A, 5(100)A, 10(80)A
Power Factor Zero (lag)-Unity-Zero(lead)
Starting Current 0.4% lb
Frequency 50 Hz±5%
Power Consumption Voltage Circuit: <2W/<10VA at rated voltage Current Circuit: <4VA
CIU Display LCD with Alphanumeric display and status icons
LED indicators in MCU

LED indicators in CIU

3 nos. (creditstatus, Tamper status, calibration)

Credit Status

MCU Communication ports Optical Port for Local Communication Wired or Wireless interface with CIU Smart Cellular Functionality
MCU-CIU Wired Interface Galvanically isolated 2-wire interface Communication distance min 100m
MCU-CIU Wireless Interface Low power radio frequency (LPRF) interface Frequency bands 433MHz/868MHz, depending on the license free spectrum available Communication distance-100m LOS
Battery for Wireless CIU 2 nos AA type (non-rechargeable type) Easily replaceable
Operating Temperature Range -10 °C to +55 °C
Storage Temperature Range -25 °C to +70 °C
Operating Humidity Up to 95%, non condensing
IP Rating IP54
Weight MCU-1.2 kg

CIU -0.225 kg

Dimensions (L x W x H) MCU 232mm x 140mm x82 mm.
CIU 125mm x 75mm x 32mm

Power Sector Leadership

  • 75+ million

    Electricity meters installed
  • Empanelled
    with all leading utilities
  • 65000 sq mtr

    Integrated manufacturing
  • Research & Development
    Centre recognized by Govt. Of India