GNSS Receivers

For utility companies, municipalities, land surveying, environmental management agencies, construction companies, and many other organizations accurate information is vital.

Trimble GNSS receivers are a flexible positioning solution for productive and accurate GIS data collection. With the freedom to choose from a range of configurations, Trimble GNSS receivers provide timely and accurate data for decision-making and integrate seamlessly with industry-standard GIS systems and professional GIS data collection workflows.

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Trimble Catalyst

Trimble Catalyst is a revolutionary new offering from Trimble that introduces a software defined GNSS receiver that runs on select Android phones and Tablets. It requires a specialized digital antenna (Catalyst DA1) that connects to the Android device via USB. The solution enables a customer to subscribe to the Catalyst service in order to enable the GNSS receiver to operate at a level of accuracy related to their subscription level.

Key Features:

  • Comprehensive GNSS support, including GPS Modernization signals, GLONASS, BeiDou and Galileo
  • Robust low-elevation satellite tracking
  • Minimized multipath
  • Sub-millimeter phase center repeatability
  • Ideal for fixed reference stations and GNSS infrastructure networks
  • Now with Iridium and Japanese LTE filtering

GNSS receivers for professional data collection

A winning combination of high accuracy with real-time positioning, truly taking GIS data collection to a new level. No matter where in the world you work, the GNSS receivers give you a complete real-time and a flexible positioning solution for productive and accurate GIS data collection. With the freedom to choose from a range of configurations, Trimble GNSS receivers provide timely and accurate data for decision-making and integrate seamlessly with industry-standard GIS systems and professional GIS data collection workflows.

GPS Pathfinder Pro Series Receivers

As the next generation of the Trimble GPS Pathfinder® family, the Trimble Pro series lets you configure a solution to match a wide range of work situations. For any organization needing to map information precisely and efficiently the Trimble Pro series receiver is the perfect high-accuracy hardware platform that fits with current systems and workflows.

Key Features:

  • Handheld or tablet data collector
  • Real-time or post processed workflows
  • Connectivity via Bluetooth®, serial, or USB to external devices
  • In a backpack, on a pole, or mounted on a vehicle
  • Trimble Floodlight satellite shadow reduction technology
  • More positions and increased accuracy in tough environments
  • Work your way Choose your configuration, data collector, and software
  • Real-time decimeter accuracy Confidence in the data you collect in the field
  • Rugged design, built for the field Works in the harsh physical environments you work
  • Field-swappable battery All day operation and the convenience of swap-and-go battery replacement

R1 GNSS Receiver

The Trimble® R1 is a rugged, compact, lightweight GNSS receiver that provides professional- grade positioning information to any connected mobile device using Bluetooth® connectivity. Purpose-built for mapping and GIS professionals in a variety of organizations, including environmental agencies, government departments, and utility companies, the standalone Trimble R1 receiver enables you to collect higher-accuracy location data with the device you already use—whether it is a modern smart device, such as a mobile phone or tablet, or a traditional integrated data collection handheld or tablet.

  • Small, rugged, lightweight GNSS receiver for great mobility
  • Flexibility to choose your data collection device
  • Bluetooth connection to Trimble handhelds or consumer-grade smart devices
  • Provides higher-accuracy location data
  • Flexible, professional data collection in more places
  • Optional ViewPoint RTX provides submeter accuracy via IP or satellite

R2 GNSS Receiver

The Trimble R2 is a compact, durable GNSS receiver that provides an easy-to-use solution for GIS professionals who need to collect highly accurate data in applications ranging from mapping and locating underground infrastructure, such as pipes and cables, to inspecting storm water drains, and much more.

  • Professional solution for GIS applications ranging from submeter to centimeter accuracies
  • Easily collect data by pairing with devices such as smartphones, tablets or Trimble handhelds
  • Gives you total flexibility to choose a solution based on the accuracy and GNSS performance level that suits you
  • Fast to setup, easy-to-use, keeping you productive and focused on your work
  • Supports multiple satellite constellations and correction sources for accurate data at any location
  • Trimble Maxwell 6 chip with 220 channels and leading GNSS technology maximizes data quality

Leap receiver

The Trimble Leap is a high-accuracy GNSS receiver that pairs directly with smartphones and tablets, delivering accuracy better than one meter throughout the world without a base station. Workers, ranging from surveyors to land administrators to construction companies, can collect high-accuracy information in the field and instantly send data back to the main office. Data can be viewed online and exported in common file formats to use in other software. The Trimble Leap GNSS Receiver is dustproof and water resistant (IP62 rating) and runs for 16 hours on the built-in rechargeable lithium-ion battery..

  • Achieve sub-meter accuracy in real time with Trimble ViewPoint RTX correction service.
  • Collect markers, tracks, and photos in the field.
  • Achieve full accuracy in less than 5 minutes.
  • Export GNSS data in common formats.
  • No base station required.
  • Compatible with Android devices. Support for iPhone and iPad coming soon