SkyTraq Introduces Affordable GG12A GLONASS/GPS Receiver

SkyTraq introduces a new high-performance, affordable GG12A GLONASS/GPS receiver. Its form factor and pin-out is compatible to a popular 17mm x 22mm GPS receiver model, and uses the same NMEA output format as a GPS receiver. Users can drop replace their existing 17mm x 22mm GPS module and turn their GPS product into a high performance GLONASS/GPS product instantly without any hardware or software modification efforts, only a GLONASS/GPS antenna is needed for GLONASS and GPS signal reception; much improved satellite signal availability for position fix can be seen immediately. The GG12A is offered at a price comparable to a GPS module, offering a simple very low-cost migration path for GPS system companies leaping ahead to offer high-performance GLONASS/GPS products.