Keypad Main Features:

  • HID Compliant – no need to install USB base station driver – Plug and Play device
  • Faster polling transmission -200 votes per second voting speed.
  • Extended battery life – can last up to 2 years
  • Compact and portable – lightweight weighs less than an ounce

Additional Features:

  • Available now for office 64 and 32 bit (Office 2010, 2013, 2016)
  • User friendly – No need for Trainer to change keypad address
  • Can be combined with Powercom RF1 and RF2 keypads
  • Can be connected via USB base station or Ethernet
  • Uses WRS971-DSIH USB base stick with a 300 x 300 feet coverage, accommodates up to 500 keypads
  • The WRS970-DSIH base station accommodates up to 500 keypads with the maximum coverage of 650 feet x 650 feet.

Powercom Mini – The upgraded Reply Mini Keypad

  • The Powercom Mini is a compact and simple keypad with 5 buttons for up to 5 answer choices.
  • Installed with the same protocol RF1 PCB board that can transmit 200 votes per second and lets you control 500 keypads per base in a slim casing.
  • Has the same functionality as our multi-digit keypads but only with 5 answer choice selection.
  • Can let users conduct multi-site meetings for up to 30 locations.

Easy Installation and Setup

PowerPoint Add-In and Standalone Software

Customizable to Your Requirements

24/7 Online Support

Roster List and Teams

Add Questions On The Spot

Global Change

Timer/Music

Individual/Team Competition

Demographic Analysis

Voting Result Comparison

Merge/Combine Multiple Events

Background

Powercom was hired by a privately held company in New York for their event featuring some start-up companies who will do their presentations discussing topics presenting their business expertise to invite potential investments.

How many participants

120 Members

Voting pads

PowerCom Mini

Polling software

PowerCom Powerpoint add-in

Question types

Single choice and Winner slides

Challenges

  1. The client required an audience response keypad that would be simple enough to use and learn.
  2. The client needed software that can let the start-up companies show their solution and at the end have a question and answer for an open ended opinion.
  3. The software must be able to post a question before the presentation and post the same question and compare the answers at the end
  4. The software required must have each section for each presentation with a title slide.
  5. One of the major challenges is how to retain the audience participation and focus
  6. Due to lengthy presentations the voting had to be finished in a quick time

Solution

  1. The Powercom Mini keypad was provided as it was the most basic entry level keypad model which
    is easy to use and highly portable
  2. The software provided was the Powercom specialty. It is a stable software that facilitated the voting at a much faster pace
  3. The Specialty software feature allowed each presenter to show their own title slide
  4. With the Specialty questions were able to be posted at the beginning and show the same question at the end of each presentation for a comparison.
  5. With the Specialty features the session/question list allowed the control of event flow with multiple presentations and showed the title slide during the non-voting period

Results

  1. The audience enjoyed using the audience response keypad which was very user friendly
  2. The voting was finished in a time efficient manner even with the agenda running late
  3. The software provided more flexibility for example in showing different title slides and in controlling the flow of the event.
  4. The audience was able to retain their focus and became engaged generating interesting opinions at the end that allowed for further discussion.