Meitrack TC68S is a user-friendly vehicle GPS tracker plugged into a vehicle with an OBD II connector. It can’t read telemetry data from vehicle diagnostic system, but supports vehicle positioning, tracking, and anti-theft.
With a standard OBD II plug, it can be easily installed. When the device is removed, an alert message will be sent.
The TC68S device is supplied to the customer in a cardboard box containing all the equipment that is necessary for operation.
The standard package contains:
- TC68S device
- USB cable
- Quick start guide
- Warranty card
- OBDII extension cord
Location and tracking
Meitrack TC68S model is embedded with GPS chip with the support of GLONASS technology as well. As the back-up, when no satellites signals are available, it uses Cell ID location (also known as LBS-tracking).
The tracking mode is flexible configured: by moving every 100m, and every 60 sec, and on turning on 30 degrees by default. When there is no movement, tracker sends data every 180 seconds.
OBDII data reading
TC68S does not read any data from vehicle’s diagnostic system such as speed, engine RPM, coolant temperature, MIL, DTC codes, etc. It only takes power supply from OBDII port and can read board voltage.
Meitrack TC68S has a Quad-band GSM 2G module so it can be operated all over the world.
TC68S uses OBD II Connector Type A and voltage range 11-13V, which makes possible to install it on cars. Device also features built-in rechargeable backup battery. When fully charged it ensures about 1 hour of device operation (in normal conditions).
Local and remote management
Meitrack TC68S tracker can be controlled over GPRS. Also, there is a wide list of SMS commands, on which device always replies back. In particular, Server address and port, APN settings can be applied remotely with SMS.
You can also configure TC68S from a PC using proprietary software and standard USB-cable which is included into package.
TC68S has three LEDs:
- GSM LED: indicates GSM/GPRS mode
- GPS LED: indicates GPS reception
|EU platform||tracker.navixy.com (184.108.40.206)|
|US platform||tracker.us.navixy.com (220.127.116.11)|
|Special form factor||OBDII Dongle|
|Weight||80 g (2.82 oz.)|
|Size||52X57X28 mm (2.05x2.24x1.1 in)|
|Internal antenna (GNSS)||Yes|
|Cellular network type||GSM Quad Band|
|Internal antenna (Connection)||Yes|
|Cellular network generation||2G|
|Battery capacity||130 mAh|
|Location by Cell ID||Yes|
|Network signal level||Yes|
|GNSS signal level||Yes|
|GNSS satellites fixed||Yes|
|External power source voltage||Yes|
|Internal battery level||Yes|
|Server connection setup over SMS||Yes|
|Remote device configuration||Yes (over GPRS), Yes|
|Forced GNSS location update over SMS||Yes|