The Echo 5 is a compact and active GPS embedded antenna, measuring at 15 x 15 x 7.5mm. This compact ceramic patch antenna is perfect for GPS applications designed to include embedded solutions and despite its small size still produces a credible performance. With its built in Low Noise Amplifier (LNA), this active GPS antenna has a slightly reduced gain of 18dB compared to slightly larger antenna sizes. Common applications include: vehicle/fleet/asset tracking, mobile applications and general positioning services.
The Echo 5 has a centre frequency of 1575.42MHz for GPS compatibility. The built in Low Noise Amplifier (LNA) produces a gain of 18dB, working on a current of 10mA @ 2.5 - 3.5V DC.
The Echo 5 is supplied as standard with 100mm 1.13mm coaxial cable, terminated with an IPEX connector.
Custom cable lengths and alternative connector types can be supplied for volume orders.