LYNK II
Communication Gateway

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LYNK II communicates State-of-Charge and other critical data in real-time, enabling LITHIUM PROFESSIONAL, HELIOS, ELEMENT ESS, and AES LiFePO4 battery integration with other systems.

Unlock the full potential of LITHIUM PROFESSIONAL, HELIOS and AES LiFePO4 batteries by allowing them to configure the optimum profile for charging.

LYNK II Communication Gateway

LYNK II Communication Gateway aggregates and displays in real-time the State-of-Charge for Discover HELIOS and AES LiFePO4 batteries.

Product Features

Status View
  • At-a-Glance State of Charge LED Indicator 
  • Communication status
Ports
  • LYNK Port - RJ45
  • LYNK Port - IEC (M12 -5 PIN)
  • CAN Out - Ethernet RJ45
  • CAN Out - Phoenix
  • USB Device - Type B- Mini
  • Power Inputs Nominal - Phoenix 13-90 V, LYNK Port 12 V, USB 5 V
Memory
  • SD Memory Card
Programmable Relays
  • Phoenix: NO, NC COMM (1) / NO, COMM (2)

Parallel Batteries
  • A single LYNK Gateway supports up to 20 parallel batteries
Real-Time Data
  • State of Charge (SoC), voltage, temperature and battery status is communicated in realtime to hybrid inverter-charger
  • Charge voltage and current targets, voltage, temperature, current, and diagnostics
Remotely Monitor State of Charge
  • Remotely monitor the aggregate SoC for a string of batteries and data log sites using the data monitoring services offered by multiple brands of off-grid inverters
Full Compatibility
  • Battery related settings are automatically programmed for multiple brands of hybrid inverter-chargers and solar charge controllers
Maximize the Battery
  • Internal cell balancing is optimized, enabling the highest usable capacity and true 100% depth of discharge over the entire life of the battery
Faster Charging
  • Up to 25% faster 0% to 100% SoC charging with dynamic charge management 
Quick Install
  • Fast installation
  • No special tools
  • Plug-and-play
Simple Setup
  • Network batteries with other devices
  • Configure for power conversion devices
  • Monitor and troubleshoot with LYNK ACCESS
Control External Devices
  • Trigger relays using battery SoC and DC current to control external devices such as generators and HVAC
Certification Standards
  • CE 

LYNK ACCESS PC Software

  • Configure LYNK Device
  • Monitor Discover Lithium Batteries
  • Troubleshoot and monitor Discover Lithium batteries
  • Simulate and validate integration of Discover Lithium Batteries
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Battery Comparison & Cost Calculator

Having difficulty explaining the real cost of energy storage options in a way your customers can understand? Discover’s Energy Storage Cost Calculator is a tool for installers that compares CAPEX vs OPEX of the major storage chemistries used in off-grid solar over a 10-year period.

Compare AES lithium to other lithium, tubular or lead acid battery systems. All you need is the manufacturer’s data sheet and battery specifications. Discover’s Energy Storage Cost Calculator generates a printable report that will help you demonstrate the impact of battery chemistry choice on your customer’s total cost of energy storage.

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Product Registration

Click on the REGISTER PRODUCT button and use the form to register your product(s) to validate your warranty.

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AES LiFePO4 Solar

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Discover HELIOS

Battery
Compatibility


Available Configurations for Hybrid Inverter Chargers

Available Configurations for
Hybrid Inverter Chargers

  • Victron Energy - Color Control GX, Venus GX, and VE.CAN enabled devices
  • SMA Sunny Island - 4.4M, 6.0H, 8.0H, 4548-US, 6048-US
  • Studer Innotec - Xcom-CAN compatible devices
    • Schneider Electric - Context gateway and Xanbus enabled devices
    • Sol-Ark - 8K Hybrid, 12K Hybrid
    • Outback Energy - Skybox (pending)

      How do I work with Discover?

      Discover sells through solar industry distributors and to installers. We do not sell directly to homeowners. If you’re a solar industry professional tell us about yourself and a member of our sales team will reach out to you shortly.  

      Product Features

      Status View
      • At-a-Glance State of Charge LED Indicator 
      • Communication status
      Ports
      • LYNK Port - RJ45
      • LYNK Port - IEC (M12 -5 PIN)
      • CAN Out - Ethernet RJ45
      • CAN Out - Phoenix
      • USB Device - Type B- Mini
      • Power Inputs Nominal - Phoenix 13-90 V, LYNK Port 12 V, USB 5 V
      Memory
      • SD Memory Card
      Programmable Relays
      • Phoenix: NO, NC COMM (1) / NO, COMM (2)
      Parallel Batteries
      • A single LYNK Gateway supports up to 20 parallel batteries
      Real-Time Data
      • State of Charge (SoC), voltage, temperature and battery status is communicated in real time to on-board devices
      • Charge voltage and current targets, voltage, temperature, current, and battery diagnostics