The new GE863-GPS is the smallest GSM/GPRS module in the market integrating full 20-channel GPS functionality. It combines the high performance from Telit's proven GSM/GPRS core technology with the latest SiRFstarIII High sensitivity single-chip GPS receiver
The Ball-Grid-Array (BGA) package allows the end application to have a very low profile and small overall dimensions, making it possible for the design of extremely compact location-based-services solutions. Since connectors are eliminated, the solution cost is significantly reduced as compared to conventional mounting.
With its ultra low profile design, the Telit GE863-GPS is the ideal platform for mobile size-sensitive and high-volume applications in areas such as telematics, fleet management, tracking, security, and vehicle navigation. The new GPS receiver features low power consumption with position resolution accuracy of less than 2.5m, SBAS (WAAS and EGNOS) aswell as high sensitivity for indoor fixes. These features combined with the available Python Application development environment translate into a very cost effective and feature rich platform quite capable of becoming the total solution for the complete customer application.
Additional features including jamming detection, integrated TCP/IP protocol stack, and Easy Scan® Offer unmatched benefits to the application developer without adding cost.
All Telit modules, support Over-the-Air firmware update by means Premium FOTA Management. By embedding RedBend's vCurrent® Agent, a proven and battle-tested technology powering hundreds of millions of cellular handsets world-wide Telit is able to update its products by transmitting only a delta file, which represents the difference between one firmware version and another.
As part of Telit's corporate policy of environmental protection, all products comply to the RoHS (Restriction of Hazardous Substances) directive of the European Union.