Banana BPi-M64 + GPS Module


(Chong Thien Pow) #1

Anyone has tried a GPS board with BPi-M64?

I am reluctant to try the Ublox-6 bcos it’s considered old tech and obsolete. also USB GPS would need mock location being set and android play store won’t detect the tablet as GPS supported.


(bpi team) #2

which module are you used , if you can give us a sample ,we can help you to do some test.maybe just need a usb driver.


(Chong Thien Pow) #3

i will be trying this NEO-M8N which is latest

https://www.aliexpress.com/item/UBLOX-Micro-GPSV5-NEO-M8N-GPS-Module-GNSS-HMC5983-SAW-LNA-Triple-Band-Antenna-ANT/32616295891.html?spm=2114.10010108.1000013.2.wLVavq&scm=1007.13339.33317.0&pvid=64c2d3fb-1242-402d-835c-efcce573ba5f&tpp=1

or this one

https://www.aliexpress.com/item/Ublox-NEO-M8N-BN-800-GPS-Module-Support-GPS-GLONASS-BeiDou-For-Pixhawk-APM/32464996973.html?spm=2114.10010108.1000014.16.ikRq0H&scm=1007.13338.46806.0&pvid=ab176c46-030c-4714-b283-a92ef7499312&tpp=1

or this one

https://www.aliexpress.com/item/Ublox-NEO-M8N-M8N-8N-High-Precision-GPS-Built-in-Compass-w-Stand-Holder-for-APM/32613788947.html?spm=2114.01010208.3.32.kThfPu&ws_ab_test=searchweb0_0,searchweb201602_1_116_10065_117_10068_114_115_113_10000007_10084_10083_10080_10082_10081_10060_10061_10062_10056_10055_10037_10054_10059_10032_10099_10078_10079_10076_10077_10073_10097_10100_10096_10070_423_10052_10050_424_10051,searchweb201603_6&btsid=9b0bb63f-efd0-42a1-aaaa-14ca8e65e7d5

haven’t decide which one to use


(bpi team) #4

are you want to use it with linux or android.???


(Chong Thien Pow) #5

Android… most probably use the Android 7 source from Pine64 by Ayufan


(BPI_Justin) #6

HI: you can try Android6.0? we can provider BPI-M64 android source to you.


(Chong Thien Pow) #7

great!

can email me the link to download the android 6 source? thienpow@gmail.com


(Chong Thien Pow) #8

i have just bought this unit.


(BPI_Justin) #9

(Sale Manager: Judy) she will contact you as soon as possible…


(Chong Thien Pow) #10

when can i get the Android 6 source?