Richardson RFPD Introduces Family of GPS Modules Featuring
SiRFstarIV™ Technology from Maestro Wireless Solutions
March 21, 2012 Press Release
Modules Include SiRFaware™, SiRFNav®, Assisted GPS (A-GPS) and Jammer Detection and Removal
2012 – La Fox, Illinois: Richardson RFPD, Inc. today announces immediate availability and full design support
capabilities for a
new family of GPS modules featuring SiRFstarIV™ GPS technology from Maestro-Wireless Solutions (Maestro
Wireless). These modules are offered in flash and ROM memory versions, as well as a highly-integrated GPS/Smart
antenna version, to best meet varying application requirements.
Key features of this
family of GPS modules include:
The 3.3V A2100-A and 1.8V A2100-B are the core
Maestro GPS modules that provide base platforms for the customer to develop around. The A2035-H integrates the
A2100-A with a tiny patch antenna to form an easy-to-integrate smart antenna GPS module. For customers needing a
small form factor and aggressive pricing for volume production, the A2200-A is available as a ROM memory module.
- Ultra High Sensitivity: 163 dBm Tracking
- Advanced Low Power Modes: 47 mW Tracking, 30 μW Hibernation Mode
- Host configurable to UART, SPI or I2C
- Navigation Update Rate up to 5 Hz
- CW Jammer Remover, Track and Remove up to 8 CW
- SiRFstarIV GSD4e GPS Chipset with Integrated LNA
- 1.8V and 3.3V Versions Available
- SiRFaware, SiRFNav and Assisted GPS features
Common configurations are in stock and available for immediate delivery. To find more information, or to purchase
these products today on the Richardson RFPD website, please visit the
Maestro Wireless GPS Modules webpage at http://www.richardsonrfpd.com/Pages/Search-Results.aspx?focuscd=GP.
These devices are also available by calling 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 Solutions, please visit the
Maestro storefront on the Richardson RFPD website.
SiRFstarIV™, SiRFaware™, SiRFNav® are trademarks and
registered trademarks of CSR plc.
About Maestro Wireless Solutions:
a subsidiary of the Fargo Telecom Group in Hong Kong offers a comprehensive portfolio of wireless solutions and
integration services for the M2M and industrial markets. Applying over 13 years know‐how in wireless
communications, specializing in GSM/GPRS, CDMA and GPS technologies, the company provides effective and highly
reliable wireless solutions, ranging from off‐the‐shelf, generic easy to use devices, to specific and optimized
OEM integration. Based in Hong Kong, Maestro Wireless Solutions has worldwide reach through Richardson RFPD and
has deployed in excess of 350K modems in over 40 countries. More information is available online at
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.
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