Topcon Positioning Systems releases GMS-2 GIS handheld mobile GPS receiver.

September 1, 2006
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Topcon Positioning Systems (TPS) released the new GMS-2 GIS handheld mobile GPS receiver. The unit is the industry's first GIS-GPS product with dual-constellation tracking; an integrated digital camera linking photos to feature locations; an electronic compass for bearing and direction information; and the functionality to be used as a GIS mapping system, an L1 static survey grade receiver or a field controller. Using a Windows CE operating system, the GMS-2 is equipped with a vivid, color touchscreen; a powerful Intel processor; internal wireless Bluetooth connectivity; accuracy levels from submeter to centimeter range; removable, rechargeable lithium ion battery; SD memory slot; and USB port. Also available are numerous options including a beacon receiver, Topcon Tools GIS post-processing office software and various TopSURV field software programs.

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