This tracker is a new
product based on the GSM / GPRS network and GPS satellite
positioning system, 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 internet.
Built-in large capacity 6000MA battery, long standby time of 60
1.3 Powerful magnets to
absorb to vehicle firmly.
1.4 Real-time tracking,
retrieve of lost vehicles, cargo.
1.5 Movement alarm,
Geo-fence alarm, shock sensor alarm, remote monitoring.
Support map viewing on mobile phone
screen, get absolute address by SMS, GPRS real time tracking on
web based server.
Built-in high sensitivity GPS and GSM
antenna to make it can be used alone without installation,
convenient and quick.
Support for external GSM antenna, GPS
antenna, and external power supply for the tracker to be
installed on the device which can provide power for long-term
Applies to: Locating and tracking service for cars, trucks,
container trucks, special vehicles, cargo and criminal
The product is easy to install. The built-in
powerful magnet can make it to be directly adsorbed on the iron
Built-in GPS and GSM antenna, external
antenna can be an optional.
1.3 The tracker is waterproof, but
please still avoids the long-term placement in the places of
1.4 If you need an external power
supply, cut oil & power system and SOS feature, Please find 4PIN
main wire (if optional), wiring diagram is as follows:
Note: Please install SOS button on
the hidden place driver can touch.
2.1 Open the waterproof sealant, use tweezers or pointed objects
to touch the SIM card switch lightly, the SIM card slot will pop
up, and install the SIM card correctly, and then put the SIM
card slot back.
2.2 Please make sure that the SIM card is 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.
fully charge the product for the first use and charge as
3.1 Home charge, find the AC adapter from the accessories and
connect 4-PIN plug into 4-PIN socket, and then connect the other
end to mains supply.
3.2 Car charge, find the car lighter charger from the
accessories and connect to car cigarette lighter.
Red LED ON means being charged, and LED OFF means fully charged,
and then charging can be stopped. If the battery can’t be fully
charged once, then unplug the charger for about 10 minutes and
then charge it one more time.
Note: Please don't type "+" for all the command in this manual,
"space" means press the space button on the cell phone keyboard.
1.1 In the OFF state, switch ON/OFF to
ON position, then the three LED will flash 1 time, which means
the tracker has been switched on.
SMS "begin+password" to tracker, it will reply "begin ok" and
return to the default factory settings. (Default password is:
For example: Send SMS "begin123456" to tracker, it will
reply "begin ok".
3. Change Password
Send SMS "password+old password+space+new password" to the
tracker to change the password. For example: Send SMS
"password123456 888888" to tracker, it will reply “password OK”,
it means the password has changed successfully.
And please keep the new password in mind.
Note: The new password must be 6 digits Arabic
numbers, or the tracker can't recognize.
Add and Delete Authorization
4.1 Authorization phone number is the phone number you used for
tracking, controlling, receiving alarms, etc, and only 5 phone
numbers to be allowed to authorized in the tracker at most. Add
authorization as following two ways:
4.2 For the first authorization, 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”.
4.3 Authorization: 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, “admin OK”
will be returned after command executed.
If you need 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” admin123456
008613322221111” to the device. Note: 13322221111 will be set up
as the authorized number.
authorization: Send SMS “noadmin+password+space+authorized
number” to delete the authorized number.
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 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 message as
When GPS signal is weak, the position of latitude and longitude
included in SMS 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.
Auto track continuously
Track with limited times upon time interval:
Send 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 must be in 3 digits and the
maximum value is 255.
6.2 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.
6.3 Smart track upon time and distance interval:
6.3.1 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.
this function on web server: Set time interval first and then
distance interval, tracker will locate upon the time and
Cancel: Send SMS “nofix+password” to the tracker device to
cancel the “auto track”.
7. Automatic update positions of
7.1 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.
7.2 Send "angle+password+space+angle"
to tracker, it will reply" angle ok".
7.3 The angle must be 3 digits Arabic
numbers, default angle value is 30 degrees.
8. GPS drift suppression
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.
is activated as default, send "nosuppress+password" to tracker,
it will reply" nosuppress ok ".
Get location in absolute street address
You must set up the APN of your local GSM network for the SIM
card in tracker first before using this function, if your local
GSM network need user name and password for gprs, please setup
according to the GPRS instructions in chapter VII. Send SMS
“address+password” to tracker after setup APN, tracker will
reply detailed absolute address including street name.
Location Based Service (LBS)
When the tracker device doesn’t received valid GPS signals,
tracker will locate by LBS (location based service), 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 LBS 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
Note: This feature can be used normally in most areas according
to the signal of GSM network, but it may not be available in
Check the Vehicle State.
Send SMS “check+password” to tracker to check charge status,
battery status, GPS status, GSM reception status. For example,
send SMS “check123456”, and following information will be
returned after execute the command:
GPS: OK/NO GPS
GSM Signal: 1-32 (The higher digit it shows; the stronger of GSM
signals it receives.)
Send SMS "imei+password" to the unit. For example, Send SMS
"imei123456" to the tracker device, an IMEI number in 15 digits
will be returned.
Terminal (local) Time Setting
Send SMS “time+space+zone+password+space+time” to the tracker
unit, If succeed, It will reply “time OK”. For example: Send SMS
“time zone123456 8”, 8 is the time zone of China, If your time
zone is minus, send SMS like “time zone123456 -8”.
Monitor (Voice Surveillance)
14.1 The command to switch between Track and Monitor are
“tracker” and “ monitor”.
14.2 The default mode is “track” (Track mode).
14.3 Send SMS “monitor+password” to the unit, and it will reply
“monitor ok!” and switch to “monitor” mode.
14.4 Send SMS “tracker+password” to the unit, it will reply
“tracker ok!” and restore to “track” mode
15 Data logging
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.
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
send SMS: “clear+password” to tracker device, it will reply
15.5 Logging Volume: It depends on the capacity of the SD card
inserted in the tracker device.
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
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.
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
17 Forward the third parties'
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
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.
Cancel: Send SMS command "noforward+password".
18 Charges Inquiry
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.
19. Cut off the Oil and Power System
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.
20. 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.
Tracker's Hardware Resetting
Send SMS “reset+password” to tracker device to reset the GSM
module and GPS module of the tracker device, it will reply
Send "sleep+password+space+time", tracker will reply "sleep time
if none of the alarms listed under chapter IV has been
set and no operations, tracker will fall asleep in 5 minutes,
LED will be off, calling or
SMS can awake the tracker.
If these alarms have been set, tracker will enter sleep
by detecting shock sensor. And tracker will sleep by time as
Send "sleep+password+space+shock", tracker will reply "sleep
shock ok", it will enter sleep mode after detect no shock, and
LED will be off.
All the alarms will be send to all the authorized phone numbers
once the alarms are triggered in SMS mode, if the tracker keep
in triggered status and alarms are not be cancelled, tracker
will keep sending alarms to authorized phone numbers every 3
minutes. If tracker works in GPRS mode instead of SMS mode,
tracker will send alarms to web based server.
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 SMS
to unit to set the restricted district. In case of breach, it
will send SMS “stockade!+geo-info” to the authorized numbers.
Tracker will stop sending alarm if tracker returns to the fence
after geo-fence triggered
Latitude and longitude format is like dd.dddddd, the decimal is
6 digits, latitude of south or longitude of west please add"-"
before it. 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
Cancel: Send SMS “nostockade+password” to deactivate this
2.1 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
2.2 Delete areas
Send SMS command:"noarea+password+space+area name", tracker will
2.3 Rename and set distance
Send SMS command "rename+password+space+old name;new
if name is not repeated and area doesn't cover others, it will
reply "rename ok!" for successful configuration.
Example: Send"rename123456 area01;school,800M", it means the new
area name is "school", and covers area of a radius of 800
2.4 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
2.5 Deactivate Multi-area management
Send SMS command "area+password+space+off" to tracker, it will
reply "area off ok!"
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.
3.2 Cancel: Send
SMS “nomove+password” to deactivate the movement alarm.
Over Speed Alarm
4.1 Over speed alarm will be triggered when tracker exceed the
speed you setup.
Setup: Send SMS “speed+password+space+speed” to tracker device
and it will reply “speed ok!”, it means you have set up over
speed alarm successfully. For example: “speed123456 080” 080
refers to 80km/h, when tracker’s speed exceed 80km/h, tracker
will send SMS “speed+080!+ Geo-info” to authorized numbers.
Send SMS “nospeed+password” to deactivate the over speed alarm.
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.
5.1 When tracker detects accident occurred (severe impact), it
will send " Accident! + latitude & longitude " to all authorized
5.2 Cancel: Send"noaccident+password" to cancel accident alarm.
Shock Sensor Alarm
6.1 Setup: Shock sensor alarm is deactivated in default
settings. If needed, please send SMS “shock+password” to tracker
device, and it will reply “Shock is activated!”, it means
shock sensor alarm has set up successfully. When the tracker
detect vibration, it will send SMS “Sensor alarm+Geo-info” to
Note: Shock sensor detect vibration one time for each 3
minutes, it will start to detect the second shock sensor alarm 3
minutes after the first alarm.
6. 6.2 Cancel: Send "noshock+password" to cancel
the shock sensor alarm.
6. 6.3 Shock sensor sensitivity configuration:
The sensitivity of the built-in shock sensor has three different
First level: Alarm will be triggered after detect slight
vibration, send command" sensitivity+password+space+1" .
Second level: Alarm will be triggered after detect 8 times
vibration in 2 seconds, send command"
Third level: Alarm will be triggered after detect 25 times
vibration in 5 seconds, send command"
Long Press the SOS button 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 SMS “help me” when
received a reply from any one of the authorized numbers.
Low power alarm
When the built-in battery capacity is below 15%, tracker will
send SMS “low battery+lat./long information to the authorized
numbers for 2 times for each 20 minutes. And it will stop
sending alarms if external power is connected to charge.
V. TCP/UDP switch
Command:"gprs+password,1,1" switch to UDP mode.
Command: "gprs+password,0,0" switch back to TCP mode, this is
the default mode.
Configure parameters by USB
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 will return the sample format of the command,
send appropriate commands according to the sample format of
command. Tracker will return "ok" after succeed in configuring
to indicate successful configuration. Please check “COM PORT
COMMAND USER MANUAL” for detailed information.
User must send SMS via cell phone to set up APN, IP and port
before starting tracking by GPRS. Please setup according to
Setting up APN
Send SMS “APN+password+space+APN”, the tracker will reply “APN
succeeded. For example: Send SMS “ APN123456 CMNET”.
Note: CMNET is the APN of china GSM network, the APN varies with
different GSM network operator in different countries, please
check with your local GPRS network operator to get the correct
GPRS User Name and password Setup
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,
tracker will reply “user, password ok!”, for example: send SMS
“up123456 jonnes 666666”
Note: 123456 is password of tracker, jonnes is the user name for
GPRS login, 666666 is the password for GPRS login.
Send SMS “adminip+password+space+IP+space+port”, tracker will
reply “adminip ok” if succeed. For example: send SMS
“adminip123456 22.214.171.124 9000”, tracker will reply “adminip
ok” if succeed.
Note: 123456 is the password of tracker, and 126.96.36.199 is
the ip, 9000 is the port.
Switch between “SMS” and “GPRS”
The default mode is
4.2 Send SMS “GPRS+password” to the unit, and it will reply
“GPRS ok!” it means tracker device has switched to “GPRS” mode.
“SMS+password” to the unit, it will reply “SMS ok!” and restore
to “SMS” mode.
5.1 Tracker will change to less GPRS traffic mode after parking
10 minutes, GPRS disconnect and connect again when alarm being
triggered or start driving.
5.2 Activate this function: Send "less gprs123456 on", tracker
will reply "less gprs on ok".
Deactivate this function: Send "less gprs123456 off", tracker
will reply" less gprs off ok".
Note: 123456 is the password of tracker, and replace it with the
new if you have changed.
GPRS tracking & monitoring platform
6.1 Web based platform
www.gpstrackerxy.com. Configuration IP:
188.8.131.52 Port: 9000. Please check “software platform user
manual” included in the CD for detailed operation information.
6.2 PC based tracking software and user manual is included in
the CD in package [Platform user manual].
Don’t put the unit
in overheated or overcooled places.
Don’t vibrate or shake it violently.
the unit with a piece of dry cloth. Don’t clean in chemicals,
paint the unit, this may cause some foreign materials left in
between the parts.
disassemble or refit the unit.。
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
Faults & the Solutions
Battery power is
Antenna is not connect well
card is not properly placed
GSM antenna connection
Hang up Fail
existence of an authorized number, an unauthorized
number dials up the unit.
delete the authorized number or initialize the unit.
existence of an authorized number, an unauthorized
number dials up the unit.
delete the authorized number or initialize the unit.
reception is poor.
antenna is not connected well.
GPS in an open area
connection of GPS antenna
address and port may be wrong.
GPRS subscription service
credit for the SIMCARD
Configure APN, IP and port again.
Subscribe GPRS service
Topped up the SIMCARD.
flash for each second
flash for each 3 seconds
flash for each second