Read stories of recent deployments and developments

Recent Posts

September 15, 2018

Please reload

It's been an extremely busy Summer for the Open Acoustic Devices team, including field work, workshops, group-buys and product development. Alas, we haven't had much time to send out an update, so we thought it's about time to let you know what we've been up to and what is coming up. 

To recap, we originally designed and developed AudioMoth to solve two conservation applications: detecting the New Forest cicada and detecting gunshots in tropic...

AudioMoth's default application firmware and minimum project firmware is now annotated to help users understand and modify their own code. 

The annotated code is intended to serve as an example for others wishing to develop AudioMoth applications. The "main.c" file is the only source file users will need to modify to customise their code. The code is annotated line by line, including all definitions and functions.

To edit and compile binar...

The new Configuration App and firmware (Version 1.1.0) is now online and available. 

The update includes an experimental 384kHz sample rate and improved sound quality at all sample rates. 

The latest GroupGets order will ship with this firmware version 1.1.0.

For those already with an AudioMoth device, the hardware can be updated by following the instructions at

AudioMoth is now online so all hardware and software design files can now be publicly accessed. This also means that the first group purchase is currently underway on GroupGets.

The first order has been organised by Alasdair Davies of the Arribada Initiative in response to requests from a large number of individuals all wishing to individually acquire the device. By aggregating individual orders into one large bulk purchase, the cost of e...

Please reload

©2019 Open Acoustic Devices