Richardson RFPD Introduces Newest Addition To SiRFstarIV Family Of GPS Module Solutions From Maestro Wireless
A2235-H Smart Antenna enables integrated high performance GPS receiver technology in small footprint
Richardson RFPD, Inc. recently announces immediate availability and full design support capabilities for a new SiRFstarIV GPS module from Maestro Wireless.
The A2235-H is Maestro Wireless Solutions' next generation of active GPS modules. It integrates a costeffective GPS receiver with an on-board patch antenna located above the device components—resulting in a small, 17.8 mm x 16.5 mm footprint. This versatile, stand-alone receiver offers outstanding sensitivity and position accuracy, and because it is an easy to integrate complete GPS sub-system, it results in lower manufacturing costs and faster time-to-market. It is ideally-suited for a wide range of automotive,
consumer and industrial applications.
Key features of the A2235-H include:
- Low assembly cost: SMT-based castellated edge integrated GPS antenna module
- Ultra-small form factor: 17.8 mm x 16.5 mm x 7.1mm
- Ultra-low power consumption: 21 mA average tracking (full power mode)
- RF Switch for optional external connectivity
- High performance: -163 dBm tracking sensitivity for locations in harsh environments
- Update rates of 1Hz and 5Hz supported
Devices are in stock and available for immediate delivery. For more information, or to purchase this product today, please visit the Maestro Wireless A2235-H webpage on the Richardson RFPD website or call 1-800-737-6937 (within North America); or please find your local sales engineer (worldwide) at Local Sales Support. To learn more about additional products from Maestro Wireless, please visit the Maestro Wireless webpage.
About Maestro Wireless Solutions:
Maestro Wireless Solutions, a subsidiary of the Fargo Telecom Group offers a comprehensive portfolio of wireless solutions and integration services for the M2M and industrial markets. Based in Hong Kong, with regional offices in The Americas, Europe and Asia, Maestro Wireless Solutions has worldwide reach through its distribution partner RichardsonRFPD and has deployed in excess of 400K modems in over 40 countries. For more information, visit www.Maestro‐Wireless.com.
About Richardson RFPD, Inc.:
Richardson RFPD, Inc., an Arrow Electronics company, is a global leader in the RF and wireless communications, power conversion and renewable energy markets. Relationships with the industry’s top component suppliers enable Richardson RFPD to meet the total engineering needs of each customer. Whether it’s designing components or engineering complete solutions, Richardson RFPD’s worldwide design centers and technical sales team provide support for all aspects of customers’ go-to-market strategy, from prototype to production. For more information, visit www.richardsonrfpd.com.
SOURCE: Richardson RFPD, Inc.