QLocate SBD Transceiver


QLocate is small form factor Iridium Short Burst Data (SBD) transceiver integrated with GPS | GLONASS. It is an efficient, satellite add-on solution that allows effortless connection to Iridium’s satellite network and is perfect for use in M2M | IoT applications, including remote asset tracking and monitoring solutions. The QLOCATE can switch smoothly between satellite and GPS mode.

A unique feature of the QLocate is its built-in, state-of-the-art GPS/GLONASS receiver that allows system integrators to use a single, dual-mode, L-Band antenna for both GPS | GLONASS and Iridium SBD. This eliminates the need for a second antenna and for external global positioning modules.

The QLocate’s simple installation and integration make it optimal for any developer who is facing an accelerated time-to-market requirement.

Applications for the QLocate include fixed and moving asset tracking, monitoring and heavy equipment.

Key Features

  • Iridium SBD
  • GPS | GLONASS positioning
  • Requires only one antenna
  • Low power consumption
  • SAE J1455 | SAE J1939


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