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Acal BFi signs up for very small GPS modules
Acal BFi has added miniature GPS antenna modules to its linecard with the signing of OriginGPS.
As well as small integrated GPS antenna modules, OriginGPS also has proprietary technology for speedy position fixing and high navigation stability.
According to Haim Goldberger, CEO for OriginGPS, the supplier was impressed by the distributor’s range of in-house test and manufacturing services.
The supplier’s range includes a GPS module screened for defence applications.
Origin GPS modules are used in applications such as asset, vehicle, workforce and animal tracking, maritime navigation and handheld devices.
“Developing smaller and more reliable products for wireless connectivity is a key design goal for many of our customers,” said Philippe Gruson, president of Acal BFi.