WorldTracker SMS - Small GPS Tracking
WorldTracker SMS is a pretty small device that can track just about anything you want providing real time updates to you via SMS to your moile phone or PDA. When placed with packages, vehicles, or personnel, the WorldTracker SMS provides detailed reports of routes traveled for quality-control and security purposes. The data can also be seen through Google Earth which is a great option to visualize the data.
Featuring SiRF star III technology for extra sensitive reception outdoors, indoors and through metal. WASS enabled receiver providing GPS signal corrections, giving better position accuracy. How much better? Try an average of up to five times better. A WAAS-capable receiver can give you a position accuracy of better than three meters 95 percent of the time.
WORLDTRACKER SMS provides real-time navigation in urban canyons as well as high sensitivity acquisition needed for indoor use.
The package includes a pre-activated SIM card. Website tracking access is available at a cost of US $89.95 per year. Other charges include $39.95 per month for 300 SMS messages or $59.95 per month for unlimited messages.
ReadMore at the company website
ReadMore at GPS World magazine for coverage on the WorldTracker SMS.
Update Jan 31st:
There's a nice write up on this item over at pocketgpsworld.com - go check it out. They said, "The GPS receiver in the WorldTracker worked very reliably. The SMS technology is a tad dated but it was reasonably stable and the cost can be easily understood and contained."
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Posted by Scott Martin at January 25, 2006 9:34 AM