GPS unit for odroid c1

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Hi,

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

Thanks

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Do you run the Ubuntu? or Android?

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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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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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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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Yes.. GPS! :oops:

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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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It should work.
But you need to change the UART node name to ttyS2 from ttyAMA0.

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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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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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