Beacons are items that can be used to mark certain portals in the Scanner. They are sold in the ingress Store and given out on special Niantic events such as Anomalies.

Beacons last above the portal for 4 hours and can be seen by members of both factions. Beacons are not Portal Mods, they do not occupy a mod slot and can be applied to a fully modded Portal.

Types Edit

Four types of Beacons are sold in the Store:

Other kinds of Beacons have also been granted to Agents who bought special kit when signing up for an Anomaly.