GPS trackers are a stunning piece of technology that you can use very easily and comfortably with only you knowing the presence. There is no limit to where you can use these trackers; they can be used to track your vehicles, your family members, your pet or anything that is valuable to you. To have the accurate tracking done you or your device needs to be “seen” by a few satellites from amongst the 24 satellites hovering over the earth. These satellites track your location by forming a triangulating pattern and narrow down the location.
When you are buying a GPRS, there are many things you need to consider. Some of the essential features that need are taken into consideration are:
- Battery Life of the GPRS device.
- The level of sensitivity of the instrument.
- Is it easy to tamper? Or fool proof?
- Does the device send real time signals or the log data can be obtained when the device is accessed?
- Does the device have any additional features?
The Workings of the GPRS:
When you are purchasing a GPRS system, it is not only the price that you need to consider, but there are many things that you should consider. This helps you understand how much benefit you can reap out of the tracking system that you are paying for. There is a huge difference between the kinds of GPRS companies that can be found. Many GPRS companies have different plans to offer that can cater to the needs accordingly.
A GPRS device can be directly placed or mounted on some other strip that can be put on the device you want to be tracked. There are many types of GPRS device, one that can be used for six months without charge then there are those who need to be charged after 24 hours. Some of the GPRS tracking devices can be quickly loaded within motion. Especially the GPRS devices placed in cars are charged using the power from the car battery. When a device that has GPRS needs to be tracked, there is always a unit or a system that the GPRS system is reporting back to. Today, many GPRS companies allow a cellular network to access the location as well, and this allows you to keep track personally as well. In case of emergency if your vehicle has been stolen and your GPRS is activated you can inform the company that has installed it for you. The company will then stall the car engines for you and give you the exact location of your car or contact the police department to make sure that your vehicle is recovered safely. I
In case, if you have your child wearing a GPRS band, you can educate them about the SOS button, they can use it if they are in distress. In many cases, parents even used the device without their children knowing about it. In this case, the parents can keep track of their child, and as soon as they enter the un-allowed premises or cross their limitations, they can be tracked easily.