Hemisphere GPS End-of-Life Notice for VS101/VS111 Heading Receivers

Effective immediately, Hemisphere GNSS has discontinued the manufacture of the products listed in the table below. In accordance with Hemisphere GNSS' product discontinuation policy, we are hereby giving notice of these product changes so that your company can adjust its product purchasing records.

The VS Series listed below has been replaced by the new VS131 Heading Receiver. The VS131, with a base configuration of L1 GPS, provides easy scalability to 20 Hz output, L-Band, and Beacon. You can upgrade your receiver by purchasing and activating firmware features at the time of purchase or after receiving it, but please make sure you select an antenna that supports the desired configuration.

The VS131 maintains the existing VS Series enclosure to ensure the look and feel will be the same. For more information on the VS131, see the product details page.

Hemisphere GNSS we will continue to service these products until their End-of-Repair Date (outlined below). When we are unable to service a product, Hemisphere GNSS reserves the right to replace the product with an appropriately-configured VS131. All existing online support materials will remain available and can continue to be referenced by our customers and partners until the End-of-Support Date.

Please contact your Hemisphere GNSS representative with any additional questions.

End of Life Products:

Product Number Description End of Repair Date End of Support Date
940-3042-000 VS111 Heading Receiver Kit 02/27/2014 02/27/2016
940-3043-000 VS101 Heading Receiver Kit 02/27/2014 02/27/2016
940-3060-000 VS101 Heading Receiver Kit 02/27/2014 02/27/2016
940-3061-000 VS111 Heading Receiver Kit 02/27/2014 02/27/2016

Replacement Products:

Product Number Description
940-3080-000 VS131 Heading Receiver Kit

For more information about the products discussed in this press release, please consult our detailed product pages.

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