Sokkia Introduces GIR1600 Differential GPS Receiver

The Sokkia GIR1600 is a versatile, compact sub-meter accuracy DGPS receiver. Its innovative design offers unprecedented usability. The industry’s lightest (100g, 13.5oz) and revolutionary detachable antenna allows you to comfortably take measurements wearing the trekking set and enjoy the benefit of unrestricted hand movement with the first “wearable” GPS. The GIR1600 can also be used for mobile mapping and pole mounted surveys, giving you the freedom to choose the best method for the job.

The GIR1600 features a single 12 channel integrated receiver for GPS and SBAS (EGNOS, MSAS, and WAAS) correction information realizing real-time sub-meter DGPS for use in a wide range of GIS applications.

Integrated Bluetooth® wireless technology allows you to enjoy a cable-free connection to with your PDA, digital camera and other Bluetooth®-enabled devices. Five bright LEDs allow you to see signal status at a glance.