AshGPS: Firmware, Software Update Notification List
for Spectra Precision, Ashtech, Magellan Professional, Thales Navigation
GPS / GNSS Receivers 
Discontinued: MM20, MM300; Nearing EOS PM120/220
w Firmware: SP80 and SP60
$5,000 Discount: on SP80 / SP60 with Killer Trade-In on ANY L1/L2 Receiver!
(Z-Surveyor, Z-Extreme, Z-Max, PM500 + any other brand!)
You can click on the link at the bottom of this message to get removed from this mail list, it really does work! 

The MobileMapper 20 and MobileMapper 300 are no longer available.
The ProMark 120 and ProMark 220 are available while limited supplies last. Note: the MobileMapper 120 may still be available from other retailers in unlimited quantities.
As these products wind down I strongly suggest that you purchase a reasonable supply of batteries and accessories as they may not be available indefinately.
Factory extended warranties are still available for these products:
   PM120 / PM220: $549 / year
   MM300: $309 / year
   MM120: $309 / year
   MM20: $119 / year
(There is an additional charge if your receiver has fallen from maintenance.)
New Firmware

New firmware is available for the SP80 and SP60 GNSS receivers.

Firmware Version 3.10: adds BeiDou only RTK, Galileo used in RTK, WiFi Access Point, Mobile Web interface enhancements, better Galileo acquisition and other new features.

  SP80 User Guides: [ English ] [ Spanish ] [ German ] and [ French ]
  SP80 [ Release Notes ] [ Firmware ]
  SP60 User Guides: [ English ] [ Spanish ] and [ French ]
  SP60 [ Release Notes ] [ Firmware ]

MobileMapper 50

A new Mobile Mobile Mapping product, the MobileMapper 50 is now available.
The MM50 is available as a rugged Android based Wi-Fi ($999) or Wi-Fi + Cellular ($1,299) receiver. The Wi-Fi + Cellular model has a huge 15-hour battery.

The MobileMapper 50 achieves 1.5 Meter real-time and 80 cm post-processed accuracy using a new Android version of MobileMapper Field.

  Data Sheets: [ English ] [ Spanish ] [ German ] [ Portuguese ] and [ French ]
  [ User Manual ]

Perhaps best of all, MobileMapper Field is now available for most Android phones and tablets. (Post-processing is only available with the MobileMapper 50 receiver.)

You can download MobileMapper Field as a .APK [ here ].
MobileMapper Field User Manuals are available in [ English ] [ Spanish ] [ German ] [ Portuguese ] and [ French ].

MobileMapper Office Version 4.8.5 which supports post-processing files generated on the MM50 is available now:
   [ Release Notes ] [ Download ]

Customer Loyalty Trade-In for SP80 and SP60 Receivers!

Spectra Precision is offering a $5,000 trade-in promotion on the SP80 and SP60! [This promotion runs from now through March 31, 2017.]

Any legacy L1/L2 receiver can be traded in for $2,500 credit towards the purchase of each SP80 or SP60. Combined with other end-of-year promotions, the SP80 and SP60 receivers are more affordable than ever:
SP60 + UHF $24,900 / pair: with Trade-In: $19,900
SP80 + UHF $27,990 / pair: with Trade-In: $22,990 

Please call us [ +1-801-412-0011 ] for a written quotation as I can’t quote the sale price here directly.
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Good survey and mapping to you all! 
Mark Silver,
iGage Mapping Corporation, 1545 S 1100 E STE 1, Salt Lake City UT 84105 USA  Blog:, +1 801-412-0011 x16
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