Model A/B User Manual
Thank you for purchasing the tracker. This manual shows how to
operate the device smoothly and correctly. Make sure to read
carefully before using this product. Please note that specification and
information are subject to changes without prior notice in this
Any change will be integrated in the latest release. The
manufacturer assumes no responsibility for any errors or
omissions in this document.
1.1 This tracker is a new product based on the
GSM / GPRS network and GPS satellite
which set multiple functions of security, positioning,
monitoring surveillance, emergency alarms and tracking in its
entirety. It can track and monitor remote target by SMS or
1.2.1 Support both GPS & LBS (Location
1.2.2 Support SMS/GPRS/Internet Network data transmission (GPRS/Internet
instructions includes in CD in package）
Support GPRS on-line and GPRS re-connected automatically if GPRS
1.2.4 Support SMS / GPRS
Support configuration by remote terminal.
1.2.6 Support for point-to-point, point to group, group-to-group
Set multiple functions of security, positioning, monitoring
surveillance, emergency alarms and tracking in its entirety.
Used widely for vehicle and other
moving objects tracking.
1) GSM Antenna connector
2) SIM card slot
3) SIM card slot Pop-up switch
6) GPS Antenna
7) Shock sensor port
8) Harness Port
Backup battery switch
11) Remote controller antenna
6.1.1 Please ask the qualified
engineers to install it.
not install it in an environment which is over GSM performance
index, and please pay attention to fix the antennas in an
appropriate position with good signals.
6.1.3 Pay attention to make
installation location preventing water and dust.
Find the 10 PIN harness and insert it into the corresponding
holes of the products, and connect the wires with the original
car circuit showing below:
6.1.5 Note: The orange wire can be connected to
the original car horn; it can also be connected to the siren you
buy with the tracker. (Siren is Option)
6.1.6 Knowing about the type of the door trigger
is positive or negative trigger. Please connect the green wire
to the door control circuit if it is positive, and connect blue
wire if it is negative.
Please install the Reset button and SOS button on the place
driver can touch.
6.1.8 Insert the shock sensor plug into the sensor jack. (Shock
sensor is Option)
6.1.9 Insert the external monitor Microphone into the monitor
6.1.10 Connect the GPS and GSM antenna to the right connector,
and find an appropriate place and fix the antennas to make sure
it receive signals well.
6.2.1 Use a tweezers or a sharp thing to touch the SIM CARD
popup switch, the SIM CARD slot will pop up, take out the SIM
card slot and put SIM card in it. And then put the SIM card slot
back to its original position after confirm the SIM card in the
6.2.2 Please make sure the SIM card is for GSM network and able
to execute the function of incoming calls display, no calls can
be diverted and the PIN code is locked. The SMS format must be
TXT format, and can’t recognize the PDU format.
6.3.1 Connect the positive and negative wire, red and black
ones, with 12V or 24V car power system, wait for 1 minute after
connecting power to wait tracker works normal, and then turn on
the backup battery switch.
6.4.1 Red LED indicator on: No GSM network signals.
6.4.2 Red LED indicator flashes fast (one time each second): GSM
Network signal is normally, and tracker works under GSM mode.
6.4.3 Red LED indicator flashes slowly (one time each three
second): Tracker works under GPRS mode.
6.4.4 Green LED indicator on: GPS signal is normal.
6.4.5 Green LED indicator off: No GPS signals.
Send SMS “begin+password” to the unit, it will reply “begin ok”
and initialize all the settings to default
For example: send SMS “begin123456”, it will reply “begin ok”.
(No quotation marks“” when sending all the SMS)
6.6.1 Send SMS “ password+old password+space+new password” to
the unit to change the password.
For example: send SMS “password123456 888888” to the unit. If
succeeded, “password ok” will reply to your cell phone from the
6.6.2 Be sure to keep the new password in mind, you have to
upload the software to restore the original setting in case of
losing the new password.
6.6.3 Attention: Make sure the new password is in 6 digits
Arabic numbers, or else the tracker cannot recognize the
6.6.4 The “+” in the command, please don’t type “+”, space means
press the space keyboard on your cell phone.
There are 5 numbers to be allowed to authorize in the tracker at
Call and track the tracker device for 10 times from cell phone
in success, it will make the cell phone number as the authorized
number automatically, and reply “add master ok”.
Send SMS “admin+password+space+cell phone number” to set up an
authorized number, the other authorized numbers should be set by
the first authorized number, if the number is successfully
authorized, the unit will reply“ admin OK” by SMS.
6.7.3 Delete authorization: Send SMS
number” to delete the authorized number.
6.7.4 If you want to track the target tracker device when it
enters into another country, you must add the country code
before the cell phone number, for example, send SMS
008613322221111” to the device. Note: 13322221111 will be set up
as the authorized number.
6.8.1 Any number call the tracker device, it will reply a SMS
including the position of latitude and longitude if don’t set up
the authorized number. If authorized
number has set successfully, the device won’t reply SMS
including the positioning of latitude and longitude when the
unauthorized number dials up it.
Dialing the tracker device from the authorized number, it will
hang up your calling and respond to a real-time latitude and
longitude information as following:
6.8.3 When GPS signals is weak, The SMS including the position
of latitude and longitude is the position that the tracker
received GPS signals at last. If it is different with its exact
current location, pay attention to check the time included in
the SMS you got.
6.9.1 Track with limited times upon time interval:
SMS command “fix030s005n +password”
to the tracker device, it will report the latitude & longitude
at 30s intervals for 5 times. (s:second, m:minute, h:hour). This
command set must be in 3 digits and the maximum value is 255.
6.9.2 Track with unlimited times upon time interval:
Send SMS “fix030s***n+password” to the tracker device, it will
reply the latitude & longitude continuously at 30 seconds
Note: the interval must not less than 20s.
6.9.3 Smart track upon time and distance interval:
188.8.131.52 Please set "track with unlimited times upon time
interval" before this function, and send "distance+password+space+distance",
tracker will reply "Distance ok", and then tracker will locate
upon both the pre-set time and distance.
E.G: Send "distance123456 0050", it means distance is 50 meters;
the number must be 4 digits Arabic numbers.
184.108.40.206 Set this function on web server: Set time interval first
and then distance interval, tracker will locate upon the time
6.9.4 Cancel: Send SMS “nofix+password” to the
tracker device to cancel the “auto track”.
The tracker will update the positions automatically to web
server once the vehicle changing driving direction over pre set
angle value to form a smooth trajectory consistent with the
actual road, this function is only effective in GPRS mode.
6.10.2 Send "angle+password+space+angle" to tracker, it will
reply" angle ok".
6.10.3 The angle must be 3 digits Arabic numbers, default angle
value is 30 degree.
6.11.1 Send "suppress+password" to tracker, it will reply"
suppress drift ok". The GPS data stop updating if vehicle is not
moving and latitude and longitude always keep same, and GPS data
updates automatically when vehicle is moving.
6.11.2 This function is activated as default, send "nosuppress+password"
to tracker, it will reply" nosuppress ok ".
6.12 Absolute street address by SMS
6.12.1 You must set up the APN of your local GSM network for the
SIM card in tracker first before using this function, if there
is user name and password for GPRS login, Please refer to 6.33.1
and 6.33.2 to configure the APN, user name and password for GPRS
6.12.2 After configure the APN, send "address+password" to
device, it will reply SMS including real street/address name.
For example: No.113, Nantou Guankou 2nd Rd. Nanshan district,
Shenzhen, Guangdong, china.
When the tracker device doesn’t received valid GPS signals,
tracker will positioning by location based service(LBS), the
messages includes the GPS coordinates of the last position in
SMS mode, but the LAC in message is the current new position,
the location can be seen by input the LAC code in the menu
“Manual Track” of web platform
www.gpstrackerxy.com, you can also send command
“address+password” to tracker to get the newest absolute address
and GPS coordinates as well; tracker will automatically switch
to track by location based service in GPRS mode, and actualized
on the map of web server with LBS mark. And there may be some
inaccuracy with actual location by LBS tracking; the bias
depends on GSM reception.
Note: This feature can be used normally in most areas according
to the signal of GSM network. It may not be available in some
The command to switch between Track and Monitor are “tracker”
6.14.2 The default mode is “track” (Track mode).
6.14.3 Send SMS “monitor+password” to the unit, and it will
reply “monitor ok!” and switch to “monitor” mode.
6.14.4 Send SMS “tracker+password” to the unit, it will reply
“tracker ok!” and restore to “track” mode.
6.15.1 Auto logging：When
the tracker device lost GSM signals or fall offline from GPRS,
tracker will log the tracking position and alerts automatically
in the SD card on the basis of the pre-set condition, when GSM
signals get back, all the event alerts will be auto-sent to the
authorized numbers or monitoring platform (server), but the
logged tracking data should be loaded to the monitoring platform
via SMS command.
6.15.2 Logging upon times: Send SMS: “save030s005n+password” to
the tracker unit, it will reply “save ok”, and will log the lat,
long locations every 30 seconds for 5 times. (S: second, m:
minute; h: hour).
SMS:”save030s***n+password” to tracker device, it will reply
6.15.4 Logging Clearance: send SMS: “clear+password” to tracker
device, it will reply “clear ok”.
6.15.5 Logging Volume: It depends on the capacity of the SD card
inserted in the tracker device.
6.15.6 The logged data in SD card can be copied to computers
through card reader, and then the data route can be
checked by importing data in the menu
“Data Import” of web platform
6.16.1 Current date Load: Send SMS: “load+ password” to tracker
device, it will reply: “load ok” if the device is working well
under GPRS mode; if not, it will reply “load fail! Please check
gprs” that means device does not work under GPRS mode.
6.16.2 Specified date Load：
Send SMS: “load+ password+ space+ year month date” to tracker
device, it will reply: “load ok” and load the tracking data to
the monitoring platform upon the valid time you choose. For
Example: send SMS: “load123456 20110425” to the tracker device,
means to load the tracking data of 25th April 2011 to monitoring
6.17.1 Send SMS "forward+password+space+third parties phone
number" from authorized phone number, tracker will reply"forward
ok", and supports 1 third parties phone numbers at most.
For example, set the phone number of the service provider of the
simcard in the tracker, when charge remind message coming in,
tracker will forward it to authorized phone number.
6.17.2 Cancel: Send SMS command "nofoward+password".
Send SMS command "balance+password+space+phone
number+space+content" to tracker, it will forward the content to
the specified phone number and return the content from the
specified phone number.
6.19.1 Low battery alarm
When the voltage of the tracker device is near 3.6V, it will
send SMS “low battery+lat./long” information to the authorized
number in 3 minutes interval.
6.19.2 Power off alarm
When the power be cut off or the voltage is 0V, the tracker
device will send SMS “power alarm+lat./long.” to the authorized
number in 3 minutes interval.
Long Press the SOS button for 3 seconds（For
model B, press B button on remote controller for 3 seconds）,
the tracker device will send SMS “help me!+lat./long.” to all
the authorized numbers in 3 minutes interval. It will stop
sending such a SMS when any authorized number reply SMS “help
me!” to the tracker.
Set up a geo-fence for the tracker device to restrict its
movements within a district. The unit will send SMS to the
authorized numbers when it goes out of this district.
Set up: When the unit stays immobile in a place for 3-10
minutes, the user can send
to unit to set the restricted district. In case of breach, it
will send SMS “stockade!+
latitude & longitude” to the
authorized numbers in 3 minutes interval.
Remark: The first latitude & longitude is coordinate of the top
left corner of the Geo-fence, while the second latitude &
longitude is the coordinate of the bottom right corner, it will
alarm in 3 minutes interval.
Cancel: Send SMS “nostockade+password” to deactivate this
6.19.5 Multi-area management
220.127.116.11 Set Area
Send SMS command "area+password+space+latitude,longitude+space+areaname,distanceM"
to tracker(distance unit: M for meter, K for kilometer), it will
reply "area01 ok".
Example: Send "area123456 22.353648,113.543678 school,800M".
Note: 5 areas at most and the distance between two points can't
be less than the total distance in the 2 commands, and different
areas can't cover each other.
18.104.22.168 Delete areas
Send SMS command:"noarea+password+space+area name", tracker will
22.214.171.124 Rename and set distance
Send SMS command "rename+password+space+old name;new
name,distanceM" to tracker, if name is not repeated and area
doesn't cover others, it will reply "rename ok!" for successful
Example: Send"rename123456 area01;school,800M", it means the new
area name is "school", and covers area of a radius of 800
126.96.36.199 Activate multi-area management
Send SMS command "area+password+space+on" to tracker, it will
reply "Area on ok!", when tracker enter the pre set area, it
will send SMS "area name+latitude & longitude" to all the
authorized phone number, and send same SMS when goes out of the
188.8.131.52 Deactivate Multi-area management
Send SMS command "area+password+space+off" to tracker, it will
reply"area off ok!"
6.19.6 Movement alarm
184.108.40.206 Set up: when the unit stays immobile in a place for
3-10 minutes with GPS signal reception, the user can send
SMS“move+password+space+0200” to the tracker (Suppose area of a
radius of 200 meters, it supports 4 digits at most. Unit:
Meter). It will reply “move OK”. In case of such a movement
(the default distance is 200m), it will send SMS “Move+ latitude
& longitude” to the authorized numbers at 3 minutes interval.
220.127.116.11 Cancel: Send SMS “nomove+password” to deactivate the
6.19.7 Over speed alarm
Set up: Send SMS “speed+password+space+080” to the unit (suppose
the speed is 80km/h), and it will reply “speed OK!”. When the
target moves exceeding 80km/h, the unit will send SMS
latitude & longitude” to the
authorized numbers in 3minutes interval.
Cancel: Send SMS “nospeed+password” to deactivate the overspeed
Remark: The recommended speed should be not less than 30km/h.
For below that rate, it will be effected the accuracy by GPS
signals drift etc.
6.19.8 Accident alarm (Option):
When tracker detects accident occurred (severe impact), it will
send " Accident! + latitude & longitude " to all authorized
6.19.9 ACC working alarm
18.104.22.168 This function is disabled as default. To active this
functions, send "ACC+password" to tracker, it will reply "ACC
ok". And tracker will send "ACC on+latitude & longitude" to
authorized numbers when detect ignition action, that means the
vehicle has been started; and tracker will send “ACC
off+latitude & longitude" to authorized numbers, that means ACC
22.214.171.124 Send "noACC+password" to disabled this function,
tracker will reply "noACC ok".
126.96.36.199 This configuration can only enable and disable the
alarm to authorized numbers; it will send to web server
automatically in GPRS mode and can't be disabled.
6.20.1 Send "stop+password" to tracker, if vehicle speed is more
than 20km/h, the command won't be executed immediately, it will
reply" It will be executed after speed less than 20km/h", then
tracker execute stop command when speed less than that and reply
"Stop engine succeed". And it will remain immobile state until
next command to resume.
6.20.2 Resume the Oil and Power System
Send “resume+password" to tracker, it will reply "Resume engine
succeed", that means vehicle has resume the oil supply.
Set up arm by SMS
Send SMS command “arm+password” to the tracker device in the
vehicle. It will reply “Tracker is activated” in both armed and
disarmed state, and the SMS command will make the tracker device
enter into armed state if the unit currently disarmed.
User must stop the engine, (that is ACC is lower
voltage).Sending SMS “arm+password” when close the door and
left. You will set up arm status fail if the engine is turned on
(the ACC is high voltage), it will reply “set up fail! pls turn
6.21.2 Set up arm by remote controller (Option,
for model B ONLY)
Press “A” button on the remote controller, the car enters into
armed state and the siren will beep one time, no SMS reply.
Disarm by SMS
Send SMS command "disarm + password" to the tracker device in
the vehicle, It will reply “Tracker is deactivated” in both
armed and disarmed state, and the SMS command will make the
tracker device enter into disarmed state if the unit currently
It won’t alarm if the door is open and sensor is vibrated and
the engine is started when deactivated this arm function.
6.22.2 Disarm by remote controller (Option, for
model B ONLY)
Press “B” button on the remote controller, the car enters into
disarm state, and the siren will beep two times, no SMS reply.
ARM Press “A” button for 0.5 second, the siren will beep
DISARM Press “B” button for 0.5 second, the
siren will beep two times.
Silent mode Press “A+B” together for 0.5 second when it is in
disarm state, the siren will beep three times.
Quit silent mode Press “A+B” together for 0.5
second again when it is in disarm state, the siren will beep
Long press “A” button for 3 seconds, siren will be sound for 10
seconds, press “A” or “B” button to quit
Long press “B” button for 3 seconds,
device will send SOS alert to authorized phone numbers.
6.24.1 door alarm
The unit will send SMS “Door alarm+lat/long” to the authorized
number in 3 minutes interval when the door of the car opens in
arm status; Siren will be sound for 30 seconds, and circle
again after stop 1 minute, send “disarm+password” to stop it.
6.24.2 Shock Sensor alarm
The unit will send SMS “Sensor alarm+lat/long” to the authorized
number in 3 minutes interval when the sensor is triggered in arm
status; Siren will be sound for 30 seconds, and circle again
after stop 1 minute, send “disarm+password” to stop it.
6.24.3 ACC alarm
The unit will send SMS “ACC alarm+lat/long” to the authorized
number in 3 minutes interval when the engine of the car is
turned on, that is the key is rotated to ACC.ON position to
start the car in arm state; Siren will be sound for 30 seconds,
and circle again after stop 1 minute, send “disarm+password” to
6.25.1 Set up silent mode by SMS
SMS “silent+password” to tracker device, it will reply “silent
ok!”.It means tracker device enters into silent mode,
siren won’t be sound after alarm is triggered, but tracker will
send alarm SMS to authorized number.
Quit silent mode:
send SMS “loud+password” to tracker device, it will reply “loud
ok!”. It means tracker quit from silent mode, siren will be
sound after alarm is triggered, and it will also send SMS alarm
to authorized number.
6.25.2 Set up silent mode by remote controller (Option, for
model B ONLY)
Press “A+B” together in disarm state for 0.5 second, the siren
will beep three times, siren won’t be sound after alarm is
triggered, but tracker will send alarm SMS to authorized
Quite silent mode:
Press “A+B” together in disarm state for 0.5 second again, siren
will beep four times. Siren will be sound after alarm is
triggered. And tracker will also send SMS alarm to authorized
When the car is in the place without GSM network service, siren
will be sound under non-silent mode if alarm is triggered (door,
sensor, ACC), but no SMS alarm will send to authorized number.
Send SMS command “check+password” to the tracker device in the
vehicle, It will reply the status of the power, battery, GPS,
ACC, door, GSM signal to the authorized numbers. For example:
Send SMS “check123456” to the tracker device in the vehicle, It
will reply following SMS.
GPS: OK/NO GPS
GSM Signal: 1-32(performance). Note: The higher digit it shows;
the stronger of GSM signals it receives.
6.28.1 SMS Reset
Send SMS “reset+password” to tracker device to reset the GSM
module and GPS module of the tracker device, it will reply
6.28.2 Reset Button to Reset
Press the reset button for 1 second, hardware of tracker
device will reset.
Send SMS command "imei+password" to the unit. E.g. Send SMS
command "imei123456" to the tracker device, an IMEI number in 15
digits will reply to your cell phone.
6.30.1 Send SMS command
“time+space+zone+password+space+time” to the tracker unit, If
succeed, It will reply “time OK”
6.30.2 For example: Send SMS “time zone123456 8”,
8 is Chinese time zone, If your country time zone is minus, send
SMS “time zone123456 -8”.
Command:"gprs+password,1,1" switch to UDP mode.
Command: "gprs+password,0,0" switch back to TCP mode, this is
the default mode.
Copy the Serial debugging tool
to computer, connect the tracker with computer and open Serial
debugging tool with the USB cable (option), then
choose correct COM port, baud rate is 19200, send serial port command
(Tick "send new " on SSCOM interface): $SET GT PARA, tracker
return the sample format of the command, send appropriate commands
according to the sample format of command. Tracker will return
after succeed in configuring to indicate successful configuration.
Please refer to “COM PORT command user manual” for detailed
User must send SMS via cell phone to set up APN, IP and port
before starting tracking by GPRS.
APN standards for Access Point Name and differs from country to
country. For more information about your local APN, please
inquire with your local GPRS network operator.
188.8.131.52 Text the tracker a SMS “APN+password +
Space + your local APN” via a cell phone and if succeeded, the
tracker will return the message “APN OK”.
184.108.40.206 E.g. Send SMS command “APN123456 CMNET”.
If succeeded, “APN OK” is returned by the tracker in SMS.
Notes: 123456 refer to password of tracker and CMNET is the APN
of one of china GPRS Network Operator (China mobile).
6.33.2 GPRS User Name and password Setup
220.127.116.11 In most countries, the user name and
password involving GPRS login are not compulsorily necessary,
therefore, the entry can be skipped. For those countries
requiring user name and password, please configure as following:
Send SMS “up+password+space+user+space+password”If
succeeded, “user, password ok!” is returned by the tracker in
18.104.22.168 For instance, send SMS “up123456 jonnes
666666” to the tracker, and if succeeded, the tracker returns
“user, password OK”
Note: 123456 is tracker device password, jonnes is the user name
for GPRS login, 666666 is the password for GPRS login.
6.33.3 IP and Port Setup
22.214.171.124. Send SMS as below via a cell phone:
adminip+password+Space+IPAddress+Space+Port Number. If
succeeded, “adminip OK” is returned by the device in SMS.
126.96.36.199 E.g. Send SMS command “adminip123456
188.8.131.52 9000” to the tracker device, If succeeded,
“adminip OK” is returned by the device in SMS. ( 123456 is
6.34.1 Tracker will change to less GPRS traffic mode after
parking 10 minutes, GPRS disconnect and connect again when alarm
being triggered or start driving.
6.34.2 Activate this function: Send "less gprs123456 on",
tracker will reply "less gprs on ok".
Deactivate this function: Send "less
tracker will reply" less gprs off ok".
Note: 123456 is the password of tracker, and replace it with the
new if you have changed.
6.35.1 The default mode is “SMS”
6.35.2 Send SMS “GPRS+password” to the unit, and
it will reply “GPRS ok!” it means tracker device has switched
to “GPRS” mode.
6.35.3 Send SMS “SMS+password” to the unit, it
will reply “SMS ok!” and restore to “SMS” mode.
6.36.1 Web based platform
Configuration IP: 184.108.40.206 Port: 9000. Please check
“software platform user manual” included in the CD for detailed
6.36.2 PC based installation tracking software user manual
included in the CD in package.
Please comply with the instructions to extend the unit life:
1. Keep the unit dry. Any liquid, i.e. rain, moisture, may
destroy or damage the inside circuitry.
2. Don’t use & store the unit in dusty places.
3. Don’t put the unit in overheated or overcooled places.
4. Handle carefully. Don’t vibrate or shake it violently.
5. Clear the unit with a piece of dry cloth. Don’t clean in
6. Don’t paint the unit, this may cause some foreign materials
left in between the parts.
7. Don’t disassemble or refit the unit.
8. Please read the user manual carefully before installation and
operation, learn something more about the voltage range.
Otherwise, it won’t work properly or destroy the product.
Faults & the Solutions
Please check out the power wiring in correct place.
Check the GSM antenna connected. Check whether the SIM
card in place. Check whether the normal power supply
Hang up Fail
In existence of an authorized number, an unauthorized
number dials up the unit. Please initialize the unit and
re-set up the authorized numbers.
Check if the authorized number is setup
Location report in
digits of zeros.
Check out if the GPS external antenna well.