TRB142 Product Change Notifications

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Product change notifications (PCN) is a way of informing customers of upcoming changes related to Teltonika Networks products. This includes outward appearance adjustments, hardware improvements, changes to package contents, etc. Changes related to a product's firmware are not included in PCNs (click here to see the firmware changelog).

This page stores information regarding changes to the TRB142 device. Below you will find a list of both upcoming and already implemented changes sorted by newest to oldest (top to bottom).

2023.10.16: Firmware Requirement Change

Starting from November 2023, all TRB142 devices will be manufactured with a new firmware version. They will require firmware version TRB1_R_00.07.05 or newer.

Change description
Change type Firmware Requirement Change
Detailed description Starting November 2023, all TRB142 devices will be manufactured with a new firmware version. They will require firmware version TRB1_R_00.07.05 or newer. Downgrading to previous firmware versions will no longer be supported.

Please note that this change will be implemented gradually, throughout a 4-month transitional period starting from November 2023. During this period, your shipments of TRB142 may consist of either the previous version or the new one described above.

Change reasons Support for newest Quectel modem firmware
Affected products information
All TRB142 ****** product codes are affected. No product code changes.
Product release date November 2023
Change impact
Risk assessment No risk factors are asociated with this change.

Please note: this product change notification does not affect any previous TRB142 devices, except new TRB142 devices.

Suggested implementation plan

For more detailed information please contact your sales representative.

Acknowledgement of PCN receipt
If no feedback is received within two weeks after the issue date of this notification - Teltonika may accept that this change has been tacitly accepted and can implement the change as indicated above

To download the pdf version of this notification, click here.

2023.02.13: MAC address range change

All Teltonika Networks devices manufactured starting from 2023, week 9 will have additional new MAC address range.

Change description
Change type MAC address range
Detailed description All Teltonika Networks devices manufactured starting from 2023, week 9 may have a MAC address from the new MAC address range 20:97:27:00:00:00 - 20:97:27:FF:FF:FF, as well as the current MAC address range 00:1E:42:00:00:00 - 00:1E:42:FF:FF:FF
Change reasons Endpoint of the previous MAC address range.
Affected products information
Model Affected order codes Order code changes
All Teltonika Networks devices All order codes No changes
Upcoming change date 2023, week 9
Change impact
Risk assessment Device install procedures or any automated solutions might need modifications.
Suggested implementation plan

For more detailed information please contact your sales representative.

Acknowledgement of PCN receipt
If no feedback is received within two weeks after the issue date of this notification - Teltonika may accept that this change has been tacitly accepted and can implement the change as indicated above.

To download the pdf version of this notification, click here.

2022.11.25: Default password change

All TRB142 devices manufactured starting from 2022, week 50, will have unique default password.

Change description
Change type Default password change.
Detailed description TRB142 devices manufactured starting from Q4 2022 will have unique default password.
Change reasons Increasing device security.
Affected products information
Model Affected order codes Order code changes
TRB142 TRB142 ****** No changes
Upcoming change date 2022, week 50
Change impact
Risk assessment Device install procedures or any automated solutions might need modifications. Please note: this product change notification does not affect any previous TRB142 devices.
Suggested implementation plan

For more detailed information please contact your sales representative.

Acknowledgement of PCN receipt
If no feedback is received within two weeks after the issue date of this notification - Teltonika may accept that this change has been tacitly accepted and can implement the change as indicated above.

To download the pdf version of this notification, click here.


2022.11.25: QSG flyer replacement

Starting from 2022, week 50, TRB142 gateway will come with a new QSG flyer in the packaging.

Change description
Change type Replacement of QSG flyer
Detailed description TRB142 devices manufactured starting from Q4 2022 will have a new QSG flyer in the packaging. The new QSG flyer includes the short version of QSG with a QR code/link to the full Web QSG version: teltonika-networks.com/QSG_TRB142
Previous design:
QSG TRB142 EN old.png
New design:
QSG TRB142 EN new.png
The new flyer will include QR codes with URL links to RMS and the Web version of the QSG (Quick Start Guide) for the TRB142.
Change reasons Reducing environmental impact.
Affected products information
Model Affected order codes Order code changes
TRB142 TRB142 ****** No changes
Upcoming change date 2022, week 50
Change impact
Risk assessment Marketing material such as photos might need replacing.
Suggested implementation plan Information included in this PCN will help adapt to the upcoming changes.
Acknowledgement of PCN receipt
If no feedback is received within two weeks after the issue date of this notification - Teltonika may accept that this change has been tacitly accepted and can implement the change as indicated above

To download the pdf version of this notification, click here.

2022.11.25: Changes in engraving/labeling

Starting from 2022, week 50, TRB142 gateways will be produced with modified bottom engraving/labeling.

Change description
Change type External/visual
Detailed description The device's unique default password will be added to the bottom engraving/labeling. The formatting for the remaining information on the labeling/engraving will be adjusted, and the Fira font will be used instead of Arial. The device's unique default password information will also be added to the QR code Information displayed after scanning QR code with syntax: SN:{{SN}};I:{{IMEI}};M:{{MAC}};U:admin;PW:{{DEVICEPASSWORD}};B:{{BATCH}};


From the device top engraving/labeling, the previously relevant authentication information text will be removed: User/Pass: admin/admin01.


The labeling on the product packaging will stay unchanged.

Old top engraving/labeling:
TRB142 hd 1.png

Old bottom engraving/labeling:

600px-Networking TRB142 first start gaminio lipdukas v3.png
New top engraving/labeling:
TRB142 hd 4 new top.png

New bottom engraving/labeling:

RUT informacinis lipdukas ant gaminio 62x26mm v1.xml7.png
Change reasons To accommodate the change from the standard default password to a unique default password for each device.
Affected products information
Model Affected order codes Order code changes
TRB142 TRB142 ****** No changes
Upcoming change date 2022, week 50
Change impact
Risk assessment Changes to top labeling/engraving. Device's unique default password will be present on the product itself. This might impact marketing materials due to changing contents of the bottom informational engraving/labeling.
Suggested implementation plan No implementation plan needed.
Acknowledgement of PCN receipt
If no feedback is received within two weeks after the issue date of this notification - Teltonika may accept that this change has been tacitly accepted and can implement the change as indicated above.

To download the pdf version of this notification, click here.


2020.08.14: changes in bottom labeling

Effective 2020, week 36, TRB142 gateways will be produced with modified bottom labeling/engraving.

Change description
Change type External/visual
Detailed description The product code will be removed from the bottom labeling/engraving. The formatting for the remaining information on the labeling/engraving will be adjusted. Product code information will also be removed from the QR code.

The labeling on the product packaging will stay unchanged.

Old version:
Networking trb142 first start gaminio lipdukas v2.png
New version:
TRB14x TRM2x0 informacinis lipdukas ant gaminio 58x25mm v3.png
Change reasons Placing product code on the product itself is misleading, product code describes what is included in the product equipment package, not in the product itself.
Affected products information
All TRB14* ****** product codes are affected. No product code changes.
Product release date 2020, week 36
Change impact
Risk assessment The exact product code will not be present on the product itself, the exact product code will be found on the packaging box or determined by serial number. This might impact marketing materials due to changing contents of the bottom informational laser engraving.
Suggested implementation plan No implementation plan needed
Acknowledgement of PCN receipt
If no feedback is received within two weeks after the issue date of this notification - Teltonika may accept that this change has been tacitly accepted and can implement the change as indicated above

To download the pdf version of this notification, click here.

2020.06.12: RUTOS support

Effective since June 03, 2020, TRB142 support RutOS v2.3, available at TRB142 Firmware downloads.

Change description
Change type Firmware
Detailed description Added RutOS Support for TRB14x series gateways
Change reasons Until now different TRB series gateways had their own FW version depening on LTE module. After this update FW will become common to all TRB14x gateways.
Affected products information
Model Affected order codes Order code changes
TRB142 TRB142 ****** No changes
Change impact
Risk assessment Migration from TRB1420_R_00.01.06.1 or older requires Legacy firmware
RutOS v2.3 includes Basic and Advanced modes, so some functionality may appear missing until Advanced mode is selected
Suggested implementation plan Special preparations are unneeded
Acknowledgement of PCN receipt
If no feedback is received within two weeks after the issue date of this notification - Teltonika may accept that this change has been tacitly accepted and can implement the change as indicated above.

To download the pdf version of this notification, click here.

2019.05.30: New housing

Effective July, 2019, TRB142 devices will be produced with new rugged housing.

Change description
Change type Rugged housing standard order code added
Detailed description Power supply unit changed
Before:
Trb142 hd 9.png
After:
Trb142 hd 8 demo.jpg
Change reasons Improved ruggedness.
Affected products information
Standard order code will include housing
Device New standard code Optional order code (without housing)
TRB142 TRB142003000 TRB142000000
Product release date July, 2019
Change impact
Risk assessment Pricing and lead time may be subject to change.
Marketing material such as photos or specification changes.
Suggested implementation plan Updated marketing material can be found here. For more detailed, information please contact your sales representative.
Acknowledgement of PCN receipt
If no feedback is received within two weeks after the issue date of this notification - Teltonika may accept that this change has been tacitly accepted and can implement the change as indicated above.

To download the pdf version of this notification, click here.

2019.05.20: Power supply unit (PSU) changed

Effective June, 2019, TRB142 devices will be sold with new power supply units (PSU).

Change description
Change type Power supply
Detailed description Power supply unit changed
Current PSUs:
Networking trb14x pcn old psu v1.jpg
New PSUs:
Networking trb14x pcn new psu v1.jpg
PSU specifications
Electrical 9 VDC, 1 A (9 W) 9 VDC, 0.5 A (4.5 W)
Dimensions EU: 26 x 74 x 43 mm
UK: 48 x 73 x 47 mm
US: 26 x 74 x 43 mm
AU: 40 x 74 x 51 mm
EU: 26 x 59 x 41 mm
UK: 50 x 62 x 49 mm
US: 26 x 59 x 41 mm
AU: 41 x 59 x 49 mm
Change reasons Power supply optimized for TRB14x series devices.
Affected products information
Model Affected order codes Order code changes
TRB14* TRB14* ****** No changes
Product release date June, 2019
Change impact
Risk assessment Marketing material such as photos or specification changes.
Suggested implementation plan Marketing material can be found here.
PSU datasheets can be found here
Information included in this PCN will help adapt to the upcoming changes.
Acknowledgement of PCN receipt
If no feedback is received within two weeks after the issue date of this notification - Teltonika may accept that this change has been tacitly accepted and can implement the change as indicated above.

To download the pdf version of this notification, click here.