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Matek M8Q 5883 GPS Compass

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USD $32.99

Every time you send your long range FPV drones up in the air on long range missions, you're taking risks. But there are ways to minimize your risks like installing a GPS unit, or a standalone buzzer unit on the drone. Those measures will help track your drone if and when it goes down. Matek M8Q 5883 is a GPS module with built in compass, it is a critical component for your long range FPV drones. 

Features

  • 72-channel M8 engine GPS L1C/A, SBAS L1C/A, QZSS L1C/A, QZSS L1 SAIF, GLONASS L1OF, Galileo E1B/C
  • On-board Ultra low noise 3.3V voltage regulator and RF filter for noise blocking
  • Features an additional front-end LNA for optimized performance and a front-end SAW filter for increased jamming immunity
  • Build-in embedded GNSS patch antenna, low power consumption
  • The 15 x 15 mm patch antenna provides the best compromise between the performance of a Right Hand Circular Polarized (RHCP) antenna and a small size to be integrated in any design.
  • Magnetic sensor QMC5883L integrated
  • Max navigation update rate
    Single GNSS up to 18 Hz
    2 Concurrent GNSS(GPS & GLONASS) up to 10 Hz
  • Horizontal position accuracy(GPS & GLONASS) 2.5 m CEP
  • Velocity accuracy 0.05m/s
  • Cold start 26 s
    Aided cold starts: 2 s
    Hot start 1 s
  • Sensitivity
    Tracking & Navigation: –165 dBm
    Reacquisition: –158 dBm
    Cold start: –146 dBm
    Hot start: –155 dBm
  • Input voltage range: 4~6V
  • Uart (Tx,Rx) interface for GPS SAM-M8Q
  • I2C (DA,CL) interface for Compass QMC5883L
  • Battery for HOT module start
  • Power LED(Red) & Time pulse LED(Blue)
  • Dimensions: L20 x W20 x H10 mm
  • Weight: 7 gram
  • Supported by INAV/Betaflight/Ardupilot, ect.

Including

  • M8Q-5883 module, 1 pc
  • SH1.0-6P 20cm silicon wire, 1 pc
  • Transparent PVC Heat-shrink tube

Tips

  • GPS, GLONASS, SBAS, QZSS are enabled by default
  • Blue PPS LED blinking(1Hz) means 3D fixed
  • update rate 1Hz & baudrate 9600 default
  • Baud 9600~115200 supported by INAV/BF/Ardupilot
  • update rate 5Hz with INAV UBLOX Protocol
  • update rate 10Hz with INAV UBLOX7 Protocol
  • Compass Alignment(Arrow forward):
    INAV/BF: CW 270° Flip
    Ardupilot/Mission Planner: Rotation None
  • BF doesn’t support GPS position hold and RTH,  GPS Rescue mode is supported by BF3.5 or later.
  • No need compass for Fixed wings with INAV firmware
  • The scratches on ceramic antenna are the result of tuning the antenna by ublox.

 

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Shipping Weight: 30g