u‑blox delivers products in three distinct product grades optimized for the specific needs of our customers:
For consumer product applications where environmental conditions such as temperature, EMC and mechanical stresses are within light to moderate levels. Ideally suited to higher volume, price sensitive applications such as recreational devices, mobile computing, cameras, displays, routers, and test equipment. This category of products is characterized by an excellent price to performance ratio and the industry renowned u‑blox quality.
For use in industrial and professional applications, where operating temperature range and mechanical durability are important for high reliability over the entire product service life. This product category is suited for applications like industrial equipment, safety and alarm systems, broadcast, and telecom equipment, asset tracking, fleet managements, etc. These products are very robust electrically as well as mechanically. They are qualified according to JEDEC / ISO 16750 to ensure best in class quality.
For equipment in harsh environmental conditions, especially automotive applications, where the device is subjected to high levels of EMI, bump, shock and vibration, and extremes of temperature. These products are designed for use in automotive, transportation and other mission critical applications and meet industry standard automotive specifications and are qualified strictly according to ISO 16750 / AEC‑Q100. u‑blox’ automotive products feature excellent immunity to severe mechanical and electrical stress. They are characterized by lowest possible field failure rate, have the long term product availability to support the automotive industry’s product life cycles and come with automotive quality processes (PPAP, 8D, Failure Analysis).