Linx Technologies announces its launch of the high performance, low cost RM Global Positioning System (GPS) receiver modules. Using the built-in MediaTek MT3337 chipset, The RM module can simultaneously acquire on 66 channels and track on up to 22 channels, providing standard NMEA data messages through a UART interface. A simple serial command set can be used to configure optional features.
The RM receiver module is a cost-effective GPS solution. It offers no-frills, basic operation in a compact 15 mm by 13 mm package. The MediaTek MT3337-based RM Series is completely self-contained and only requires an antenna. It powers up and outputs position data without any software set-up or configuration, making the RM Series easy to integrate.
The receiver operates down to 3.0 volts and has a low