China’s Navigation System Gets Powerful Chip to Improve Positioning

China’s Navigation System Gets Powerful Chip to Improve Positioning

A new powerful chip technology has been introduced in China’s national satellite navigation system to provide high-precision positioning, according to an article on EconomicTimes.IndiaTimes.com.

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The chip, which will be attached to the satellites of BeiDou Navigation Satellite System, was unveiled by the Global Navigation Satellite System and Location Based Service (GNSS & LBS) Association of China (GLAC).

The positioning accuracy of the chip reaches at sub-metre level without ground-based augmentation, state-run Xinhua news agency reported.

The chip, developed by Shenzhen-based Allystar Technology, has been earlier used in unmanned driving systems, wearable devices, precision agriculture, and smart logistics.

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