US: Telit, a global enabler of the Internet of Things (IoT), today announced the SL869T3-I. The new positioning module combines GPS, NavIC, and GAGAN, which enables the creation of high-performance position reporting and navigation solutions.
The SL869T3-I complies with Automotive Industry Standard 140 (AIS-140). An Indian government mandate that requires the use of NavIC for vehicle location tracking devices in all public transportation vehicles, effective April 2019.
The SL869T3-I is a 16 x 12.2mm module with an LLC package. The SL869T3-I is provided with a single RF input for L1 and L5 bands. It also contains Flash memory, a Low Noise Amplifier (LNA) and SAW filters. The RF front end is specifically designed to comply with sensitivity specifications contained in AIS-140 standard.
“The new SL869T3-I is among the first IoT GNSS positioning receiver modules to deliver IRNSS/NavIC L5 coverage compliant with the Indian government’s AIS-140 regulation,” said Manish Watwani, EVP Global Product Management, Telit. “This new addition to the Telit family of products results from more than 20 years’ experience in GNSS applications.”