Proximity Platform SDK

If you’re a developer looking for a lightweight way to make your app context aware that works across all types of devices and platforms here’s why you should consider NewAer.

Uses all radios without pairing
Works equally well inside and outside
Trigger actions in the device or the cloud

Download the the SDK

If you are considering using GPS for your apps and want to build on the future of elastic location; use our Proximity Platform to get started.

 The NewAer Advantage

All Devices

You can build apps for all popular device types, from Windows machines running huge monitors to inexpensive Android tablets, and of course all Apple devices.

All Platforms

Windows BTLE, Apple iBeacon and Android as well – Why can’t they all just get along? With the NewAer Proximity Platform SDK serving as the messenger, they now can.

All Beacons

Use anything as a beacon: another mobile device, a WiFi access point, a Cell Tower, as well as inexpensive Bluetooth Smart devices, or even NFC tags and wearables.

All Radios, No Pairing Necessary.

Gps: 65-300ft

Cellular: 500-1000ft

Wi-Fi: 50-500ft

Bluetooth: 3-300ft

NFC: < 1 inch

Endless possibilities

NewAer’s Proximity Platform changes the rules in whats possible with proximity. No longer are you limited to just one GPS, cellular, Bluetooth, or NFC. NewAer creates the environment where all of the existing radios are interacting versus being parallel.



Cloud Based Power

NewAer’s Proximity Platform exists on device or in the cloud.
This allows you to have much more flexibility with who or what your app is
communicating with while also ensuring a robust ability to
push rules to your applications if needed.

All Devices |  Low Power  | No Extra Hardware

 The Platform
in Action


Share is the easiest way to exchange files between any nearby laptop, smartphone or tablet.


Proximity advertising in it’s most efficient form. Kiosk uses the NewAer Proximity Platform to affect customers without the need for beacons.


“Tag” people, places or things based on their wireless presence and set rules like call forwarding, drop pins, or check in.

GPS vs Proximity


High Power


Outdoors Only


No Presence


Low Power





Proximity Platform in a Nutshell


A smartphone, tablet, or laptop scans the area for any active radio transmitters.


A fingerprint is made of all the devices in the area.


NewAer’s heuristic engine analyzes the fingerprint.


An action is triggered on the device or in the cloud.

More Questions about our SDK?

Do you have more questions about our SDK or NewAer’s Proximity Platform, please feel free to browse our FAQ’s or contact us. We would love to hear from you!

“NewAer, Discovering What’s Around”