Leadtek has introduced LR9548S GPS module in a high sensitivity and low power, Surface Mount package. The 20-channel global positioning system (GPS) receiver is designed for a wide range of OEM applications, and is based on the GPS signal search capabilities of a SiRFstarIII single chip, SiRF's newest technology. The LR9548S GPS supports both standard NMEA-0183 and SiRF Binary protocols.
The LR9548S comes in a compact 24mm x 20mm x 2.9mm module size to allow quick and easy integration into a wide range of applications such as PDAs, pocket PCs, car and marine navigation, fleet management and asset tracking. The LR9548S features a cold, warm and hot start time of 42, 38 and 1 seconds respectively, and a signal reacquisition time of 0.1 seconds. The LR9548S is properly shielded for optimum performance in noisy environments and comes in a RoHS compliant package.
Leadtek also offers a complete evaluation system with Windows-based software to speed product development.