SOKKIA Releases GSR2700 ISX Firmware V3.500/2.120 and GSR Family Config Tool V8.4.2

Atsugi, Japan – 18 November 2008 – SOKKIA TOPCON, the leading provider of advanced solutions in the surveying, mapping, industrial measurement and construction industries, proudly announces the release of the GSR2700 ISX firmware V3.500/2.120 and the GSR Family Config Tool V8.4.2 for the Allegro CX™ data collector.

GSR2700 ISX firmware V3.500/2.120 update features improved network RTK support for third-party reference networks and advanced ambiguity resolution under multipath. It also provides additional languages for audible notifications, now including Dutch, German, Hungarian, Italian, Lithuanian, Portuguese and Russian.

SOKKIA’s GSR2700 ISX is a rugged, high-performance multi-frequency receiver that provides GPS and GLONASS satellite tracking capabilities to maximize surveying accuracy. The GSR2700 ISX, the leading multi-frequency GNSS receiver in the industry, features RTK network support, multiple Bluetooth® connections and support for GPS L2C and L5 signals. The cable-free, easy to set up system provides effortless operation in both base and rover modes. The receiver also offers audible status notification in the field. Originally with nine languages, the GSR2700 ISX now supports 16 languages and tones.

The GSR Family Config Tool V8.4.2 update now offers increased support for the GSR1700 CSX, enables use/upload of different user applications for the GSR2700 ISX and includes embedded help in the application. SOKKIA’s Config Tool software program enables users to customize operational settings on GSR Family receivers via the Allegro CX™ data collector.

SOKKIA routine updates receiver firmware and Config Tools to continually enhance and improve the overall performance of the GSR Family receivers. For more information, please visit

SOKKIA TOPCON CO., LTD, founded in 1920 in Japan, is a leading manufacturer in developing complete measurement solutions for surveying, construction and industrial measurement applications. SOKKIA’s portfolio includes GNSS systems (Global Navigation Satellite Systems), reflectorless and robotic total stations, digital theodolites, automatic/digital levels, rotation/line lasers and software. All products are available through a worldwide distribution network and are backed by the company’s comprehensive service and support network.