GPS unit for odroid c1

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GPS unit for odroid c1

Unread postby yair » Sun Dec 21, 2014 3:07 pm

Hi,

Can I add any GPS unit to odroid c1.
Does any one have any experience with it?

Thanks
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Re: GPS unit for odroid c1

Unread postby odroid » Sun Dec 21, 2014 8:07 pm

Do you run the Ubuntu? or Android?
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Re: GPS unit for odroid c1

Unread postby Nonejayz » Mon Jan 12, 2015 9:47 pm

The question was not for me but i'll anwser anyway because i'am interested too, i would like to use odroid c1 as pc car on android and would like to know if there is anyone gps unit working with the board ?
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Re: GPS unit for odroid c1

Unread postby odroid » Mon Jan 12, 2015 11:36 pm

We are evaluating an affordable USB GPS on Android as well as Ubuntu now.
Implementation will be done by end of next week and post the result here.
Stay tuned!
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Re: GPS unit for odroid c1

Unread postby Nonejayz » Tue Jan 13, 2015 4:07 pm

Oh great !!! "but you mean sex Uma right !!No schweeps! what did you expect ?" Sorry !! :D :D
You mean GPS ? not GPU ?
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Re: GPS unit for odroid c1

Unread postby odroid » Tue Jan 13, 2015 4:13 pm

Yes.. GPS! :oops:
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Re: GPS unit for odroid c1

Unread postby zehnm » Wed Jan 14, 2015 5:54 pm

I just came across the adafruit ultimate GPS hat for the RPi.
Looking at the mounting wholes it might work?!
Are RPi hats physically compatible with C1?
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Re: GPS unit for odroid c1

Unread postby odroid » Wed Jan 14, 2015 5:58 pm

It should work.
But you need to change the UART node name to ttyS2 from ttyAMA0.
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Re: GPS unit for odroid c1

Unread postby zehnm » Wed Jan 14, 2015 6:30 pm

Great! The C1 is getting more awesome by the day 8-)
Also there's the non-hat GPS version from Adafruit which will certainly work.
An USB version from HK is a welcomed addition and might be easier and more versatile to integrate...
So many project ideas and so little time :(
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Re: GPS unit for odroid c1

Unread postby mikemoy » Thu Jan 15, 2015 5:41 am

I have used many GPS modules and this one has beaten all of them.
Super tiny and only costs $20.

http://www.adh-tech.com.tw/?10,gp-2106


Just to see how small this is. It's the GPS unit with the antenna!

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Here is a board I made for it.

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