Introducing the YIC51612EBGGB Low Power GPS/GNSS Module

A Low Power GPS/GNSS Solution for Wearable and IoT Devices.

In the fast-paced world of wearable devices, designers seek innovative solutions to enhance user experience and optimize battery life. The YIC51612EBGGB GPS/GNSS module is a low power solution for GPS/GNSS tracking in wearables. In this blog, we’ll explore the advanced technology behind the YIC51612EBGGB and discuss its potential impact on the industry.

Key Features of the YIC51612EBGGB

The YIC51612EBGGB is designed for exceptional performance with minimal power consumption. Key features include:

  • Multi-Constellation: The module supports concurrent reception of four GNSS systems (GPS, GLONASS, BeiDou, and Galileo) and augmentation systems (SBAS and QZSS). This feature enables an accuracy of approximately 1.5 meters, ensuring stable GNSS performance in challenging environments.
  • Ultra-Low Power Consumption: With a power consumption of just 12mA, the YIC51612EBGGB is a top choice for wearables that require energy-efficient location tracking solutions.

Visualizing the YIC51612EBGGB Performance

DimensionPower consumptionAccuracyGNSSVCCInterface
16 x 12.2 x 2.2 mm12mA1.5MGPS / QZSS + GLONASS + Galileo + BeiDou3.3VUART

Optimizing Battery Life for a Wide Range of Applications

The high accuracy and ultra-low power consumption of the YIC51612EBGGB make it perfect for many wearable devices. These include:

  • Smartwatches and fitness trackers: The YIC51612EBGGB’s precise location tracking capabilities and low power consumption enable extended battery life and improved performance in fitness and navigation applications.
  • IoT devices: The low power GPS/GNSS module is ideal for IoT devices that require accurate location data and long battery life.
  • Personal safety devices: The YIC51612EBGGB’s reliable performance ensures personal safety devices can provide precise GPS/GNSS data in emergency situations.
  • Asset tracking: The energy efficiency of the low power GPS/GNSS module makes it suitable for asset tracking devices that need to operate for extended periods without frequent battery replacements.

For more information about the YIC51612EBGGB low power GPS/GNSS module, please refer to the Datasheet. Ordering is available through YIC’s contact.