Pharos, Lighthouse of the 21st Century
USB GPS receiver
Model: PB010    

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MSRP: $69.95
Please call Pharos for availability

Pharos' iGPS-500 convertible receiver is a small, slim and highly sensitive GPS receiver that connects to your PC via an included USB cable. With third party mapping software such as Microsoft Streets & Trips you can now accurately view your position in real time on your laptop, tablet or ultra-mobile PC.

  • iGPS-500 Convertible GPS Receiver Design allows you to use one GPS receiver for multiple configurations (i.e. CF, PCMCIA with adapter, USB, sync cable, and Bluetooth; sold separately)
  • Enhanced sensitivity receiver (Fast acquisition time)
  • Durable small casing
Antenna: Integrated patch antenna
Frequency: L1, 1575.42 MHz
Sensitivity: -159 dBm
Acquisition time in open sky:
  • Cold Start: 35 sec
  • Hot Start: 1 sec
Reacquisition: 0.1 sec
Position update: 1 Hz
  • Position: Autonomous < 10 meters
  • Velocity: 0.1 meter/second
Time: 1 microsecond synchronized to GPS time
Datum: WGS-84
Electrical Power:
  • Primary power: 3.3-5.5 Vdc
  • Current: 50mA typical
  • Trickle Power: Programmable
  • NMEA-0183 (V3.1) standard
  • Data rate: 4800 bps
  • NMEA message: GGA, GSA, GSV, and RMC
Physical (Receiver with battery dock):
  • Dimension: 1.42in (W) x 1.34in (H) x 0.47in (T)
  • Weight: 0.04lb
Environmental :
  • Operation temperature: -10°C to 60°C (-14°F to 140°F)
  • Storage temperature: -20°C to 75°C (-4°F to 167°F)
  • Dynamics: Altitude < 20 km
  • Velocity < 1,800 km/h
  • Acceleration < 3g
Package Contents:
  • iGPS-500 receiver
  • USB Extension cable
  • Pharos Demo/Driver CD
Buy the USB GPS receiver at $69.95 and get the following optional software programs and accessories up to 50% off.
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