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Receivers feature sensitive 16 channel GPS engine.

Press Release Summary:

Magnet or screw mount Model WS5012 and embedded Model WS5012-E GPS receivers are suitable for telematics and timing applications. Functionalities include -159 dBm tracking sensitivity, 39 sec cold start, Flash memory, 1 pps output, and SBAS support. Devices are housed in either industrial grade weatherproof enclosure with USB or CMOS interface or in small OEM modular form with CMOS interface. Custom tuned patch elements are available to accommodate detuning effects.

Original Press Release:

Wi-Sys Announces Two New High Sensitivity GPS Tracking and Timing Receivers, Launches the WS5012 Magnet-Mount and WS5012-E Embedded Receiver + Antenna

Ottawa, Canada. - June 30th, 2008 - Wi-Sys Communications Inc., a leading manufacturer of high performance Telematics antennas, GPS Receivers, RF modules, as well as Timing and Telematics solutions, today announced the WS5012 Magnet-mount and WS5012-E Embedded GPS Receiver + Antenna.

WS5012 - Magnet or Screw Mount GPS Receiver + Antenna

WS5012-E - GPS Receiver + Antenna OEM Module

"We are very pleased to announce the WS5012 and WS5012-E GPS Receivers today. These Receivers feature the highly sensitive 16-channel, very quick time-to-fix STA8058 Teseo(TM) GPS Engine by STMicroelectronics, as well as a high performance active/filtered GPS antenna," said Gyles Panther, President and CTO of Wi-Sys Communications. "With powerful functionalities, such as -159dBm tracking sensitivity, 39 second cold start, Flash memory to upload GPS Firmware, settings & history, 1PPS output and SBAS support, the WS5012 and WS5012-E GPS receivers are suitable for a wide range of Telematics and Timing applications."

The WS5012 is housed in an industrial grade weatherproof enclosure, with USB or CMOS interface. The WS5012-E comes in a small OEM modular form with CMOS interface; custom tuned patch elements are available to OEMs to accommodate detuning effects caused by adjacent plastics etc.

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About Wi-Sys Communications

Wi-Sys Communications Inc. is a leading provider of premium performance wireless products for a wide range of mobile applications. Wi-Sys Communications' core competencies include antenna design, RF systems, and digital wireless networks. Wi-Sys manufactures high performance GPS, Wireless and Satcom antennas, GPS receivers and RF modules. In addition, Wi-Sys provides custom antenna and RF system design services, as well as custom Timing and Telematics application solutions.

For more information, please contact:

Robert Dumont - Vice President, Sales & Marketing

Tel. 613-254-7386

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