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Table 2 Device power and power-related cost per unit (US$) information

From: Waterproof, low-cost, long-battery-life sound trap for surveillance of male Aedes aegypti for rear-and-release mosquito control programmes

Item BGS-2 Mega-orig-GAT Tiny-lcS-GAT
Trap Cost w/o Battery 274.04a 23.58 16.80
Active current (mA) 280 5.8 6.05
Active Power (mW) 3360 26.1 (4.5V) 18.15 (3V)
Battery Cost per Trap 22.81b 0.99 0.66
Battery Capacity (mA-h) 10000 1800-2600 1800-2600
Active Battery Life (wks) 0.21 4.3-6.3 4.3-6.3
Total trap cost 296.85 24.57 17.46
  1. aBioQuip Products, Compton, CA USA
  2. b12V; Universal Power Group Inc., Coppell, TX USA