GPS for Cars Review

Car GPS Tracking Device

Nowadays, the car GPS tracking device has become more popular therefore many companies have released few versions of car GPS tracking system in order to provide reliable models and services to satisfy consumers requirements such as to track teen drivers for the worried parents and also for theft recovery.

A car GPS tracking unit can be installed permanently in a car or it can also be used as a portable device to record the actual location of the car.

Basically, the GPS tracking unit has two components, i.e. a GPS receiver and a transmitting modem. The GPS receiver will record the actual location of the car and store the data within the unit itself and then it will use the cellular, radio or satellite modem to transmit the recorded data to a central location database or a computer that is connected to the internet.

Currently there are three types of car GPS tracking device available in the market, i.e. Data Recorder, Data Pusher and Data Puller types.

Data Recorder Car GPS Tracking Unit

Data Recorder is a passive GPS tracking device where the unit will record the GPS location at regular intervals and stores the data in its internal memory or memory card. The recorded data will then can be downloaded for further analysis.

Data Pusher Car GPS Tracking Unit

Data Pusher type of GPS tracking device determine the location of a car via its GPS receiver and transmit the information to a receiving computer via a built-in modem. The modem normally works with both 2G and 3G mobile telehony so at regular interval, the real time location of the car can be displayed at the receiving computer.

Data Puller Car GPS Tracking Unit

A Data Puller type car GPS tracking unit meanwhile is always at “ON” position and the data can be retrieved at anytime and as frequent as possible by the users. The simplest way to retrieve the information is via a mobile phone. The users just need to SMS the GPS tracker unit and the unit will also reply via SMS to the mobile phone to show the exact location of the car.

Among the brands that you can consider if you are looking for a car GPS tracking unit are Zoombak, Black Box, Snitch and T-Trac.

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