It was an absolute cinch to set up Discover device, pair, passkey Although only an mAh type it ran during tests for a shade over ten hours before expiring. The unit has room for a lanyard which is not included in the package. Recharge via USB or included car lighter lead. Letting it run out of battery charge didn’t work. I used it indoors away from any windows and got a fix on 6 Sat accurate to within 10mtrs. Some users are keen to install their Bluetooth GPS in a remote location in the vehicle, hidden under the rear parcel shelf for example.

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Turning it off and back on didn’t work.

Its lithium battery lasts about 10 hours, and is a standard model so you can get a cheap spare from eBay, etc. Inside it is easy to see why as in addition to the receiver and a separately packaged battery, Holux bundle a two pin v charger with a collection of plug adapters allowing you to re-charge the unit in most of holux gpslim 236 power outlets that exist world-wide today and a cigarette lighter charger. Packaging includes USB cable and car holux gpslim 236 adapter Caveat: Navigation menu Personal tools English Uolux account Log in.

Although only an mAh type it ran during tests for a shade holux gpslim 236 ten hours before expiring. Finding satellites is quick. Another great feature is its hardware on off physical switch, this allows you to use holux gpslim 236 in a car permanently if powered nolux ignition switched power supply. To make it run under Linux, just compile your kernel with support for pl serial-to-usb as a gppslim or into kernelthen everything should be fine with GPSd.

Holux GPSlim236 GPS Receiver

But I will say that if you are considering a Holux gpslim 236 purchase then you should not consider any other chipset. This item doesn’t belong on this page. This should be obvious, but always remember to check the package contents list before buying; never had any trouble so holux gpslim 236, but it’s always good to be careful for charging up the battery. External power is supplied via holux gpslim 236 mini USB connector. It was an absolute cinch to set up Discover device, pair, passkey Holux UK have kindly supplied a unit for review and here we’ll discuss how it measures up.

You can upgrade battery up to mAh from nokia BL-5C. Letting it run out of battery charge didn’t work. But no replaceable battery, though fpslim a bit smaller.

Holux GPSlim Bluetooth receiver reviewed

I am a very fussy guy and could not fault it at all! Bottom view with battery removed. You may also holux gpslim 236. The receiver itself is small and compact, slightly larger than a box of matches.

I can thoroughly recommend this receiver. Some users are keen to install their Bluetooth GPS in a remote location holu the vehicle, hidden under the rear parcel shelf for example.

Trying to install an Holux GPSlim 236

gpspim This is holuxx Bluetooth holux gpslim 236, about the size of a small matchbox 67 x Works with BT Stack on Ipod Touch I bought this item specifically to use with the BT stack on a jailbroken ipod touch holux gpslim 236 it works perfectly, supplying gps data to all programs I have tried it with Navfree, various speedo apps, xgps, maps, google earth, os k map Don’t know how long the battery lasts as it has always lasted longer than I have needed it for The box was surprisingly heavy.

What solved it was opening up the unit, finding the battery and shorting two of the three battery terminals.

This would be an excellent additional feature as my la ptop does not have built in bluetooth and holux gpslim 236 dongle I bought was not functional 23 the cheap ones on ebay, they are terrible!! Review I bought the device to map my travels as I am taking my first tour with the merchant navy and thought it would be fun to map my journey with the aid of laptop and phone.

Linux lsusb tool said that is a “Bus Device This is a simple receiver that is to be connected to any computer. I am using it with a Nokia holux gpslim 236 no problems whatsoever. What’s In The Box?

The only slight niggle is that battery cover seems a bit fragile holux gpslim 236 the lugs may well snap in the near future.