Emprex | iGO-08B | User`s guide | Emprex iGO-08B User`s guide

GPS Bluetooth Receiver
User’s Guide
Version 1.0
This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class B digital
device, pursuant to Part 15 of the FCC Rules. These limits are designed to provide
reasonable protection against harmful interference in a residential installation. This
equipment generates, uses and can radiate radio frequency energy and, if not installed and
used in accordance with the instructions may cause harmful interference to radio
communications. However, there is no guarantee that interference will not occur in a
particular installation. If this equipment does cause harmful interference to radio or
television reception, which can be determined by turning the equipment off and on, the user
is encouraged to try to correct the interference by one or more of the following measures:
Reorient or relocate the receiving antenna.
Increase the separation between the equipment and receiver.
Connect the equipment into an outlet on a circuit different from that to which the
receiver is connected.
Consult the dealer or an experienced radio/TV technician for help.
Use only shielded cables to connect I/O devices to this equipment.
FCC Warning:
This device complies with Part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is subject to the following
two conditions: (1) this device may not cause harmful interference, (2) this device must
accept any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired
FCC Caution:
Any changes or modifications not expressly approved by the party responsible for
compliance could void the user's authority to operate this equipment.
Information to user:
The users manual or instruction manual for an intentional or unintentional radiator shall
caution the user that changes or modifications not expressly approved by the party
responsible for compliance could void the user’s authority to operate the equipment.
FCC Radiation Exposure Statement:
This equipment complies with FCC radiation exposure limits set forth for an uncontrolled
environment. End users must follow the specific operating instructions for satisfying RF
exposure compliance.
This transmitter must not be co-located or operating in conjunction with any other antenna
or transmitter.
Table of Content
Introduction ................................................1
Features ......................................................1
Package content.........................................2
Hardware Description ................................3
Technology Specification ..........................5
Operation ....................................................7
IGO-08B is a GPS receiver with Bluetooth interface adopts
advanced ATMEL ANTARIS 4 Super Sense GPS IC, and
built-in active antenna for high sensitivity to tracking signal,
there’s also an external MMCX aerial terminal for users adding
higher MMCX antenna.
Easy operation with speed limit setting. The bright red LED
lighten to remind driver while speeding could improve driver’s
safety effectively.
The IGO-08B is well suited to system integrations including
PDA, Smart phone, Table PC and Notebook PC with Bluetooth
devices. It satisfies a wide variety of applications that are
purposes in automotive, and outdoor recreation navigation
Adopts advanced satellite located core ATMEL
ANTARIS 4 Super Sense.
Quick location and 16 satellites tracing ability.
Built in WAAS/EGNOS demodulator, no need extra
hardware to receive WAAS/EGNOS signal.
Built in MMCX connector.
Battery capacity display
Support NMEA0183 version 2.2 for exporting data.
Easy wireless Bluetooth transmission is available in 10
meters distance.
Flexible design, easy connection with auto-navigation,
motorcade control, AVL, personal navigation, tracking
system and map service industry.
Package content
Please make sure of your package includes the following
items, If any item is damaged or missing, please contact
your dealer at once.
Bluetooth GPS receiver IGO-08B x 1
Lithium rechargeable battery x 1
USB cable x 1
Slipperiless pad x 1
Car charger x 1
Travel charger x 1
Disc with user’s guide x 1
Hardware Description
There are four LEDs to show different status:
Fast blink: Indicates this Bluethooth GPS is waiting for
pairing or master device’ connection.
Slow blink: Indicates this Bluetooth GPS is connecting
Power LED(Red)
Lighten: Charging
Darken: Charging complete
GPS (Green)
Lighten: GPS power on
Darken: GPS power off
Circle LED (Red)
Speeding display & Battery capacity display
Charge socket
Battery bolt
Switch 1 (
Short press: GPS Heading function On/Off
Switch 2 (
Long press: Speeding setting On/Off
Short press: Speed limit adjusting key
Press right key
to increase
Press left key
to decrease
Power switch
Long press: Power On/ Off
Short press: Power capacity display on circle LED
MMCX Antenna Socket
Technology Specification
Receiving and tracking 16 satellites at the
same time
Receiving frequency: 1575.42MHz
Receiving code: L1, C/A code
General positioning: 2.5m CEP
Cold start: 34 sec (Average)
Warm start: 33 sec (Average)
Hot start: 1 sec (Min)
-158dBm (Super sense mode)
Altitude: max. 18,000m (Max.)
Velocity: max. 500m/sec (Max.)
Acceleration. Max. +/-4g (Max.)
update rate:
Once per second
Baud Rate:
GPS protocol
NMEA 0183 V2.2, GGA, GSV, GSA, RMC
Bluetooth spec. Blue Tooth V2.0
Power supply: DC 5.0V
70mA (Average)
-10°C~ +60°C
Storage Temp. -20°C~ +85°C
64(L) x 41 (W) x 19 (H)mm
54g (include battery)
Nokia 6100 compatible (spec. 3.7V / 700mA )
Operating Hour Up to 10 hours at battery full charge condition
Output connect Mini-USB (TTL Level)
1. How to use battery
1-1 Charging battery more than 8 hours
Before first time using IGO-08B’s battery, user has to
charge the battery more than 8 hours. Connect travel
charger or car charger with this device DC5V charge
socket. The Power LED(Red)lighten indicates charging,
the red LED goes off indicates finish charging.
1-2. Battery capacity check
Press the Power Switch for 1 second when the IGO-08B is
power on; the circle LED shows battery capacity. Each
LED equals 12.5% power. Eight LED lighten shows full
battery. We strongly recommend user to charge while
under three LEDs.
2. Turn on IGO-08B and wait for Bluetooth device’
LED will show below status:
Bluetooth LED(Blue)will blink quickly if it is used first
time or link switch have been activated by users.
(waiting for pairing or connecting with other Bluetooth
Bluetooth LED(Blue)will blink slowly if it is connecting
The GPS LED(Green)will blink slowly two second later
after positioning successfully.
3. How to active Bluetooth enabled device
There are many Bluetooth enable devices like PDA or
Bluetooth dangle on the market, which direct connect with
IGO-08B. Each one may have different Bluetooth setup
procedure. Please refer to their user manual for detail
Activate Bluetooth search and connect function of Bluetooth
PDA or dangle. A virtual comport will be assigned after
Bluetooth connection is successful.
Every time you want to connect IGO-08B with a new Master
Bluetooth device, which never pair before, user has to push
pairing switch of your master bluetooth device first.
(Bluetooth LED will blink quickly) Second, enable Master
Bluetooth device’ search Bluetooth device function, master
Bluetooth device will take few seconds fo find GPS and ask
for keying pass key. After entering valid PASS KEY,
connection will be setup. (Please refer to Bluetooth PDA or
other master Bluetooth device for details).
The original PASS KEY (PIN CODE) for IGO-08B is “0000”.
4. Running GPS navigation software
Verify and select Bluetooth virtual comport with default baud
rate for navigation software, then start to run navigation
Note: Make sure the comport number of PC is the same as
Bluetooth virtual comport number.
5. Speed limit setting
Initial speeding alarm setting was off. Press SW2
seconds for speed setting on/off, upward round LED sets
default 60KM, each LED equals 10KM.
Press 1 second of SW1
KEY and SW2
KEY for
speed adjustment. Press SW1
to decrease speed; press
to increase speed. The maximum speed is 130KM.
(full round LED lighten equals 130KM).
After speed limit setting, the round LED turns off for power
saving. When the driving speed overtakes the setting, the
LED blinkis red to remind user for speeding.
6. GPS Dynamic electronic Compass setting
Press SW1
KEY 1 second to start GPS compass, any
red LED lighten indicates the North.
On GPS compass mode, the speed must be over 10km and
GPS compass display location correct.
Version 1.0
Jan. 2007
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