Press Release: ArduSimple launches the first plug-and-play GPS receiver with centimeter precision below 1’000€

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ArduSimple’s new simpleSSR receiver removes the need of a base station to achieve centimeter level accuracy, for end-users in Europe and continental United States

Barcelona, Spain – July 1, 2020 – ArduSimple simpleSSR GPS/GNSS RTK receiver allows users to achieve centimeter level accuracy without the need of a base station. Precision farming, survey & mapping, drones and autonomous vehicles can benefit from this technology.

Thanks to u-blox F9 RTK engine, Sapcorda SAPA Premium service and ArduSimple integration and pre-configuration, just power up, wait 1-2 minutes, and enjoy centimeter precision.

ArduSimple’s simpleSSR – Starter kit (which includes Multiband RTK receiver, SSR receiver, 1 year unlimited data package and 1 year SAPA Premium RTK-SSR service) provides all components needed for a plug&play centimeter positioning experience. The accurate position is available via USB, UART & I2C, but also via Bluetooth, WiFi or RS232 with the corresponding accessory.

“ArduSimple’s vision is to make centimeter level GPS/GNSS affordable and accessible to everyone. Removing the hassle of the base station is a key step towards it.” says Josep Olivart, Senior Consultant at ArduSimple.

About ArduSimple

ArduSimple ( develops user friendly and affordable GPS/GNSS receivers and tools for evaluation of multiband GNSS technology, including real time kinematic (RTK) functionality with centimeter level accuracy, making GNSS RTK technology simple, affordable and accessible to everyone. With a series of starter kits, tutorials, engineering services and OEM products, ArduSimple allows their customers to:

  • Test the technology and believe it is possible to achieve centimeter level precision at affordable cost.
  • Accelerate their projects and developments, thanks to plug and play evaluation boards and starter kits.
  • Create products and solutions, thanks to qualified support, turnkey services and pre-configured OEM products.

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