XGPS150A Universal GPS Receiver


  • The Universal Bluetooth GPS Receiver wirelessly adds highly-accurate GPS to devices
  • Allows devices to be used with apps that require GPS
  • Compatible with apps for aviation, car and marine navigation, golfing, geocaching, hiking, biking, and other activities

SKU: XGPS150A Category:

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Meet the Classic ‘Puck’ GPS Receiver

Once paired with your device the GPS Receiver will provide high-accuracy GPS location data to hundreds of app. The XGPS150A will remember the device to which it was previously paired for an easy automatic connection.

The GPS Receiver also comes with a useful GPS Status Tool app. (Available Free on the iTunes and GooglePlay stores). The app is a simple utility application for use with the GPS Receiver. The app shows detailed information from the GPS Receiver including:

  • Your location (or whether the device is still determining where you are)
  • How many satellites the device sees and the signal strength of each satellite
  • The battery level of the GPS Receiver, and whether or not it is charging
  • Confirmation the GPS Receiver is successfully connected to your iPad/iPod touch/iPhone

The GPS Receiver includes a non-slip pad for use in a cockpit, car or a boat. The non-slip pad will stick securely to most surfaces, including vertical walls and windows. The Universal Bluetooth GPS Receiver is not waterproof, but it will withstand light splashes when it is seated properly in the non-slip pad.

A two-piece armband is also included for using the Receiver during hiking, geocaching, jogging, cycling and other outdoor activities. Use the armband without the extension to secure the GPS Receiver around the strap of a backpack, handlebar, etc.


  • High-sensitivity WAAS GPS receiver works with most apps that require GPS
  • Wirelessly connects to devices via Bluetooth such as Bluetooth-Enabled Smartphones, Tablets and Laptops (Android, Windows and OSX Devices)
  • Rechargeable battery lasts up to 8.5 hours
  • USB charging via the included USB cable
  • Includes a non-slip dashboard pad, adjustable strap, and 12-28V adapter


  • 65-channel SkyTraq GPS chipset
  • WAAS/EGNOS compatible
  • Accuracy: +/-2.5m (CEP)
  • Fast location acquisition times: under 30 secs (warm or cold start)
  • Position updates: at least once per second
  • Maximum speed: 1000 kts / 1150 mph
  • Maximum altitude: 18,000 m / 59,000 ft


  • Bluetooth range: 33 ft / 10m


  • Full charge lasts for at least 8.5 hours of continuous use
  • Recharges in 2.5 hours
  • Plug in to 12VDC source for continuous use


  • Supports both NMEA and Apple protocols
  • Firmware updateable through USB port
  • Small and light:
    • 2.25″ (57 mm) square, 0.75″ (19 mm) deep
    • 1.8 ounces / 51 grams
  • Operating temperature: 14°F – 140°F (-10°C – 60°C)


  • The XGPS150A GPS Receiver
  • 12-30V Cigarette Lighter Adapter
  • Mini USB to USB charging cable
  • Non-slip pad
  • Status Tool App (free download from the iTunes and GooglePlay Stores)
  • Owner’s manual with warranty information

Manuals (PDFs)


Status Tool App: 




Status Tool App: 



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