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Holux GR-236 (GPSlim236)

alaTest has collected and analyzed 199 reviews of Holux GR-236 (GPSlim236). The average rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other GPS for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the design and size. The price and performance are also appreciated. There are some mixed comments about the reliability, and the screen and durability get critical opinions.

usability, performance, price, size, design

durability, screen

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other GPS the Holux GR-236 (GPSlim236) is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 72/100 = Good quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Holux GR-236 (GPSlim236)

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1 user review of Holux GR-236 (GPSlim236) from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 1.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other GPS on Amazon.co.uk. Views about the durability and reliability are overall positive. The price and performance also get good feedback. There are some mixed reviews about the size.

usability, performance, price, reliability, durability

0% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: HOLUX GR 236 BLUETOOTH GPSHOLUX GR 236 BLUETOOTH GPS

Jun, 2018

Consumer review (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Holux GR-236 (GPSlim236)

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 173 user reviews of Holux GR-236 (GPSlim236) from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other GPS on Amazon.com. Comments about the size and maps are overall positive. The price and performance also get good reviews, whereas many are less positive about the screen and durability.

usability, performance, price, maps, size

reliability, durability, screen

69% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Holux GPSlim 236 Slim Bluetooth GPS Sirf III laptop PDA PALM IPAQ PC ReceiverHolux GPSlim 236 Slim Bluetooth GPS Sirf III laptop PDA PALM IPAQ PC Receiver

Jun, 2018

Expert review by : Donald Melanson (engadget.com)

Holux GPSlim 236 Bluetooth receiver reviewed

 

Another Bluetooth GPS receiver, another review. This one comes from iPaqHQ, who got their hands on Holux's tiny GPSlim 236 receiver. According to them, it's small, light, and works really well. And it apparently has great battery life. What more could...

Jun, 2005

Expert review by : Chris Leckness (mobilitysite.com)

Review : Holux GR-213 GPS Receiver Super mini size

 

Excellent product. Very light, and very fast to obtain TTFF. Easy to pack-up to go or setup, and hardly any configuration required as its serial-based

Feb, 2006

Consumer review (buyzillion.com)

Holux 213 USB GPS

 

I have used five of these now in boat navigation laptops for myself and friends. Very fast lockup, it always has a position before the nav software loads. Very sensitive, while others are having to stick their GPS out side this one is receiving in the...

Sep, 2008

Product Specifications

The Holux GPSlim236 Wireless GPS Receiver with SiRF-Star-III high sensitivity built-in chipset is an easy-to-use trip-guiding tool. You are able to enjoy brand-new experience in driving with Bluetooth technology of GPS Receiver, and have GPS connection without a cable. It's more convenient and flexible. Enjoy the GPS life!

Battery

Battery Technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:2.6in
Height:0.7in
Weight:2oz
Width:1.8in

General

Designed For (MG):Other
Product Type:Power adapter
Subcategory (MG):Power adapters and chargers

GPS Compatibility

Interface:Bluetooth / Serial

GPS Performance

Acquisition times - cold:42
Acquisition times - hot:1
Acquisition times - warm:38
Channels quantity:20
GPS accuracy - position:196.9
GPS accuracy - velocity:0.1
Update rate:1

GPS System

DGPS:DGPS ready
Product Type:GPS receiver module
Receiver:20 channel
SBAS:EGNOS / WAAS

Header

Country Kits:Europe / United Kingdom
Manufacturer:Garmin/Holux
Model:GPSlim236
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Garmin/Holux

Indication

LED Indicators: Yes

Networking

Bluetooth version:1.1

Operational Conditions

Operating relative humidity (H-H):5 - 95
Operating relative humidity range:5 - 95
Operating temperature (T-T):-10 - 60
Operating temperature range (T-T):-10 - 60
Storage temperature (T-T):-20 - 85
Storage temperature range (T-T):-20 - 70 / -20 - 85

Technical Details

Color of product:Black
WAAS capability: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:1.65 / 2.64
Height:0.701 / 0.748
Weight:1.98 / 2.96
Width:1.82 / 2.54