Publish Date : 2002/06/25

Leadteks Compact Flash based GPS card awarded at Computex 2002

Leadteks Compact Flash based GPS card awarded at Computex 2002

World´s smallest GPS receiver for the Pocket PC PDA market got an award as "Best of export product 2002" in the Accessory category, at Computex 2002 in Taipei

Taipei/Computex 2002, 06-03-2002 - Leadtek, the leading multimedia communications company, shows leadership in the worldwide growing GPS and Pocket PC Market by winning the "Best of export product" award in the Accessory category with the world's smallest GPS receiver in Compact Flash Type 1 form factor. The card featuring navigation capabilities upgrades various devices offering a Compact Flash slot for Telematic applications.

The new GPS-9534 Compact Flash card is exhibiting on Leadtek booth in Hall 1 A507, A508, and A509. The GPS 9534 has dimension of 80 x 42 x 11 mm and designed to meet the needs of current and future applications such as location-based services, personal and mobile navigation, car navigation, marine navigation as well as fleet management and many other possible options.

The device offers 12 channels All-in-View tracking. The GPS hardware is compatible to support standard NMEA-0183 and features a RF connector for automatic detection of external GPS antenna. For power management the module shows low power consumption with trickle power mode, power saving function and featuring an onboard rechargeable backup battery. With WASS capabilities for improved accuracy where applicable the Compact Flash GPS card offers superior sensitivity for urban canyon and foliage environment..

Prices and availability
The new GPS 9534 is available for a recommended end-user price of 199 US$

About Leadtek Research Inc.
Founded in 1986, Leadtek Research, Inc. is a research and development company, which specialises in the design and manufacturing of a wide range of high performance graphics, video and motherboard solutions. With a wide range of products from 3D Graphics, Multimedia, Motherboards, platforms for Video Conferencing, Video Surveillance, GPS Navigation, and Wireless Communication. Leadtek has its sights set on providing Total Systems and Total Solutions for entry level and professional users alike in 2002. Leadtek has always been focused on intensive R&D, and its ISO9001 manufacturing facility has been recognized as an industry quality leader. Leadteks R&D efforts are channelled towards user satisfaction while at the same time keeping customer profitability in mind. Leadtek is committed to a win-win strategy of identifying and meeting the needs of its users, thereby sharing a mutual success with its customers.

Press Contacts  
Mr. Andy Chang
Leadtek Research, Inc.
Tel. +886-2-82265800 ext. 182
Mr. Joern Wilhelmsen
EuroBizz Marketing GmbH
Tel. +49-431-9710314
Mr. Tanima Hiroshi
Leadtek Japan
Tel. +813+53332722
Eric Lai
Leadtek Research, Inc.
Tel. +1-510-490-8076
eMail :

©2002 Leadtek Research, Inc. - Taipei, Taiwan R.O.C.

Note to editors:
Samples are available by request. Reprint royalty free. Authors copied desired.
All brand names and trademarks are the properties of their respective owners.