Columbus V-990 GPS Data Logger

Columbus V-990 GPS Data Logger (Mark II)

  • $75.95 USD


Columbus V-990 GPS Data Logger (4GB capacity, Voice Tag, G-Sensor, Windows, Mac & Linux Compatible)

  • V-990 adopts the currently most advanced and stable MTKII 3329 super single chip, with only 35s and 1s required respectively for cold start and warm start.
  • It can realize rapid and stable positioning under various environments including urban district and suburb.
  • The built-in high-capacity Li-polymer battery can allow you to use the device all day (24hrs).
  • A good data logger still needs practical track processing software. Time Album attached to V-990 can help you freely process track.Time Album has various personalized settings.
  • It can export track according to distance or time, select metric or imperial unit or record intervals, and support various operating systems including WINDOWS, MAC OS and LINUX.


 

V-990 has a built-in motion sensor. When motion is detected, it can be awakened immediately; when it is static or has lost satellite signal for over 5 minutes, it will automatically enter standby state to maximally save energy.
An ordinary GPS data logger will still work after the vehicle stops; in such case, it will consume more energy and produce unwanted waypoints data. V-990 innovatively adopts a motion sensor, so it can automatically enter standby state after the vehicle is static for a certain period of time; once the vehicle startup or motion is detected, it will immediately be activated and continue to work. The intelligent working mode will greatly facilitate your daily trip.

 

 V-990 has a built-in motion sensor. When motion is detected, it can be awakened immediately; when it is static or has lost satellite signal for over 5 minutes, it will automatically enter standby state to maximally save energy.
An ordinary GPS data logger will still work after the vehicle stops; in such case, it will consume more energy and produce unwanted waypoints data. V-990 innovatively adopts a motion sensor, so it can automatically enter standby state after the vehicle is static for a certain period of time; once the vehicle startup or motion is detected, it will immediately be activated and continue to work. The intelligent working mode will greatly facilitate your daily trip.

 

As a data logger able to work independently

V-990 can record the most detailed GPS information available currently, including date, time, longitude, latitude, speed, height, heading, voice, positioning mode, positioning type, PDOP, HDOP and VDOP.

 

You may integrate photos taken with any camera and tracks of V-990 to share wonderful travel with your relatives and friends on the map*. V-990 can also support GPS information added to digital photos.
* Third-party map software, such as Google map, Google earth and Panoramio.

  

You may notice that it is a unique feature of V-990. V-990 has the function of voice recording, and you can record voice label for POI with the separate record key. As you play back travel track on the map, you can hear voice segments reflecting your personal feeling, convenient and very interesting. The voice label function is especially suitable for voice remarks when collected data is investigated.

 

 

You may, during use, manually mark POI (Point of interest) at any time. In playback track, there will be a unique green flag indicating this POI. The manual marking function is especially suitable for the purpose of investigating collected data.

  

As a GPS Mouse Receiver

V-990 may also be used as a wired GPS (G-Mouse)* navigator, and via USB connected to the terminal including PC, conduct real-time navigation with the support of navigation software.
*Only for V-990 Mark I. Additional standard USB cable available commercially required

 

V-990 adopts the currently most advanced and stable MTK 3339 super single chip (MarkII model), with only 35s and 1s required respectively for cold start and warm start. It can realize rapid and stable positioning under various environments including urban district and suburb.

 


The built-in high-capacity Li-polymer battery can allow you to use the device all day (24hrs).
The markII model up to 36hrs.

 

 

Records travel track of travel fans

V-990 can record the real-time travel track of travel fans, such as total distance, travel speed, time and altitude. Travel fans may match a camera (any brand or model), add longitude, latitude and altitude, express photos and the geographical positions of the places where photos are taken on the map software including Flicker and Google Earth/Map, personally prepare vivid illustrated travel notes and directly upload them onto the Internet to share with others.

 

 Documents: 

GPSWebShop PDF Documents

 - Columbus V-990 MarkII User Manual V2.1 English Version 

 - Installation guide for Time Album V1.0

 - Columbus V-990 Battery Material Safety Data Sheet

 

Driver Downloads: 

GPSWebShop Drivers Download

 - USB Drivers (windows 98/2k/xp/vista)

 - USB Drivers (win7)

 - USB Drivers (win8, 8.1, 10)

 

Software Downloads:

GPSWebShop Windows Software

 - Time Album V1.9.5.3 English Version (for Windows 32bit)

 - Time Album V1.9.5.3 English Version (for Windows 64bit)

 GPSWebShop MacOs software

 - Time Album V1.9.5.3 English Version (for MacOS)

 GPSWebShop Java App

 - Java Virtual Machine 

 

 - Google Earth_V7.1.2.2041

  

Sample Data Downloads: 

GPSWebShop KMZ data file

 - Sample Data File in KMZ format (suitable for view on Google earth)

GPSWebShop CVS data file

 - Sample Data File in CSV format (original data recorded by V-990)

  

 

Q&A

Why are the tracks not 3D?

According to the default setting of “Settings” – “Advanced” in your “Time Album”, 2D tracks are exported. To export 3D tracks, simply click “3D”.

Why can’t I show the track points logged in the Fly Mode?

You must click the “Fly Mode” before exporting a track logged on a plane (you should restart the “Time Album”).

 

 

Blogs:


 - How to use a largeMicroSD memory card(>4GB)  for V-990/V900.

 - For V-900/V-990 GPS, when I click a voice point, nothing happens. Why?

 - For V-900/V-990 GPS data logger, after exporting a track, I can only see the track line but no track point. Why?

 - Side by side comparison for Columbus V-800, V-900, V-990, V1000 and P-1.

 - Columbus V-900 / V-990 GPS memory requirements.

 - Why Columbus V-900 / V-990 GPS can not transfer log data via USB port.

 - Install Windows 8 / 8.1 & Windows 10 driver for Columbus GPS.