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Bluetooth GPS Receiver
Operation time up to 20 hours
ITer has launched the PS-3400 Bluetooth GPS receiver, which uses Nemerix's ultra
low-power GPS module. It supports -15dBm tracking sensivity.
There are more than 150 GPS
receiver suppliers in Taiwan, and the number is expected to rise in the near
term. The major GPS receiver makers in Taiwan include Leadtek Research Inc.,
Globalsat Technology Corp., Fortuna Electronic Corp. and Holux Technology Inc..
There are also PDA-based GPS receiver manufacturers, including Mitac
International Corp. and E-Ten.
eBon started producing GPS
receivers in March 2005, and produced about 80,000 GPS receivers last year. All
of these GPS receivers were exported. Bluetooth GPS receivers account for 30
percent to 40 percent of the company's total output. Sales of this line amounted
to $1.8 million in 2005. The company has a monthly capacity of 20,000 units.
eBon expects to produce 180,000 Bluetooth GPS receivers in 2006.
ITer has two factories in
Dongguan, Guangdong that occupy a total area of 10,000sqm. The company employs
500 production workers. Its average monthly capacity can reach 100,000 GPS
receivers. It has 10 R&D engineers for product development. Its technology
partners include Acon, MACS and Tkkeon.
YoungTek subcontracts its
production to two factories in the Hsinchu area in Taiwan. The company can
produce 50,000 units per month. It has 15 R&D and five QC engineers.
Bundle Magic e-map usa.
Global positioning system
shows you exactly where you are.
Simply pug a GPS receiver
into your notebook or PDA running Magic e-map to find your exact location
anywhere in the U.S.