ATrack Technology AX5

The ATrack Technology AX5 is a low cost GPS tracking device aimed at the self install car and light van market.

The AX5 unit offers a flexible event engine which allows Maptex to control the reporting cycle and detail. This unit has the added benefit of simply being a plug and play tracker, which is simply inserted into a suitable OBDII port.

At a glance

  1. Quad-Band GSM/GPRS modem
  2. 50 Channel A-GPS receiver
  3. Very compact and end user installable
  4. Monitors key engine data via OBDII interface and allows display of data such as RPM & Throttle.


Acceleration / deceleration Yes - GPS based
Driver identification No
Temperature measurement No
Journey detection Yes - OBD / voltage detection
Motion detection Yes
Vehicle immobilisation Optional - Immobiliser connects to AX5 via wireless link to prevent AX5 removal. Not remotely controlled.
Communications GPRS, SMS, UTMS
I/O No
Garmin FMI No
OBD ISO 15765-4 (CAN)
ISO 14230-4 (KWP2000)
ISO 9141-2 (Asian, European, Chrysler vehicles)
SAE J1850 VPW (GM vehicles)
SAE J1850 PWM (Ford vehicles)
FMS Canbus No
Configuration Over-The-Air via GPRS, SMS, Serial
Firmware updates Serial, Over-The-Air
Physical characteristics
Size 50mm x 46mm x 25mm
Antennae Internal
Power 8 - 20V DC Input
Battery No
IP rating No
Certification CE Mark