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Previous Generations

To help you choose the best current product for your future applications, we provide a list of older established products that are still in production. The list shows the current products that we recommend for new designs next to the corresponding previous-generation products.

Positioning: u-blox 7 chips and modules

Previous Generation
Current Generation
u-blox 7 GNSS SiP
Cost-efficient u-blox 8 GPS SiP
Cost-efficient u-blox M8 GNSS SiPs
u-blox 7 GNSS modules
u-blox 8 GNSS modules
Small u-blox M8 GNSS modules
NEO-7 series
u-blox 7 GNSS modules
NEO-8Q series
u-blox 8 GNSS module
NEO-M8
Versatile u-blox M8 GNSS modules
u-blox 7 precise point positioning GNSS module
ZED-F9P
u-blox F9 high precision GNSS module
NEO-M8P series
u-blox M8 high precision GNSS modules
u-blox 7 GPS antenna module
SAM-M8Q module
Easy-to-use u-blox M8 GNSS antenna module
Omni-directional u-blox M8 GNSS antenna modules
u-blox 7 GNSS chips
Versatile u-blox M8 GNSS chips
u-blox 8 GNSS chip

Positioning: u-blox 6 modules

Previous Generation
Current Generation
u-blox 6 GPS, QZSS, GLONASS and Galileo modules
LEA-M8S module
u-blox M8 GNSS module
u-blox 6 dead reckoning GPS module
NEO-M8L module
u-blox M8 ADR modules with 3D sensors
NEO-M8U module
u-blox M8 UDR module including 3D inertial sensors
Small u-blox M8 UDR SiP
u-blox 6 timing GPS modules
u-blox M8 concurrent GNSS timing modules
Compact u-blox 6 GPS modules
u-blox 8 GNSS modules
Small u-blox M8 GNSS modules
Versatile u-blox 6 GPS modules
NEO-8Q series
u-blox 8 GNSS module
NEO-M8
Versatile u-blox M8 GNSS modules
NEO-7 series
u-blox 6 Precise Point Positioning GPS module
NEO-M8P series
u-blox M8 high precision GNSS modules
NEO-7 series
u-blox 6 dead reckoning GPS module
NEO-M8L module
u-blox M8 ADR modules with 3D sensors
NEO-M8U module
u-blox M8 UDR module including 3D inertial sensors
Small u-blox M8 UDR SiP
Positioning: u‑blox 6 chips
Previous Generation
Current Generation
Smallest u-blox 6 GPS-only chip
Versatile u-blox M8 GNSS chips
u-blox 8 GNSS chip
Low-cost u-blox 6 GPS chip
Versatile u-blox M8 GNSS chips
u-blox 8 GNSS chip
u-blox 6 Precision Timing GPS chip
u-blox M8 time & frequency reference GNSS chip
Standard grade u-blox 6 GPS chips
Versatile u-blox M8 GNSS chips
u-blox 8 GNSS chip
u-blox 6 GPS & Galileo automotive chips
Versatile u-blox M8 GNSS chips
u-blox 6 Dead Reckoning GPS chips
u-blox M8 3D Dead Reckoning GNSS chips
Positioning: Fastrax
Previous Generation
Current Generation
FTX miniature GPS module
u-blox 8 GNSS modules
Small u-blox M8 GNSS modules
FTX GPS/GNSS module
u-blox 8 GNSS modules
Small u-blox M8 GNSS modules
FTX GPS antenna module
Omni-directional u-blox M8 GNSS antenna modules
FTX GPS/GNSS antenna module
Omni-directional u-blox M8 GNSS antenna modules
Concurrent GNSS module
u-blox 8 GNSS modules
Small u-blox M8 GNSS modules

Cellular

Previous Generation
Current Generation
GSM/GPRS module
SARA-G3 series
Dual and quad-band GSM/GPRS modules
CDMA 1xRTT module
SARA-R4 series
Size-optimized LTE Cat M1/NB1 and EGPRS modules
LTE module
TOBY-L2 series
Multi-mode LTE Cat 4 modules with HSPA+ and/or 2G fallback
MPCI-L100
LTE module
MPCI-L2 series
Multi-mode LTE Cat 4 Mini PCIe modules with HSPA+ and/or 2G fallback

Short Range

Previous Generation
Current Generation
OWS451x-06
Wi-Fi SPI/SDIO/UART modules
ELLA-W1 module
Host-based multiradio modules with Wi-Fi and Bluetooth
ODIN-W2 module
Stand-alone IoT gateway modules with Wi-Fi and Bluetooth
Stand-alone Classic Bluetooth module series
NINA-B2
Stand-alone dual-mode Bluetooth modules
NINA-B1 module
Stand-alone Bluetooth low energy modules with NFC
Stand-alone Bluetooth low energy module series
NINA-B1 module
Stand-alone Bluetooth low energy modules with NFC
Host-based multiradio module series with Wi-Fi 802.11n & Bluetooth v4.0 Dual Mode
EMMY-W1 module
Host-based multiradio modules with Wi-Fi and Bluetooth
Multiradio Linux system-on-module with Wi-Fi & Bluetooth
ODIN-W2 module
Stand-alone IoT gateway modules with Wi-Fi and Bluetooth

Evaluation Kits

Previous Generation
Current Generation
CDMA 2000 1xRTT evaluation kits
Evaluation kit for SARA-R4 cellular module
LTE evaluation kits
LTE evaluation kits