Fwd: Neo 1973 and FreeRunner - do they use the same GPS antenna?

Joerg Reisenweber joerg at openmoko.org
Sun Jul 13 23:10:56 CEST 2008

Am So  13. Juli 2008 schrieb Torfinn Ingolfsen:
> Hello,
> Since the list have changed, I better post this here too.
> ---------- Forwarded message ----------
> From: Torfinn Ingolfsen <tingox at gmail.com>
> Date: Sun, Jul 13, 2008 at 11:52 AM
> Subject: Neo 1973 and FreeRunner - do they use the same GPS antenna?
> To: device-owners at lists.openmoko.org
> Hello,
> Neos - does The 1973 and th FreeRunner use the same GPS antenna?
> I was outside for hours yesterday testing the GPS on my FreeRunner,
> but could not get a fix. The 1973 did TTFF in less than 15 mins on the
> same spot.
> So if the GPS antennas are equal, I could exchange  them and see if
> the FreeRunner works then.
> --
> Regards,
> Torfinn Ingolfsen

Hi Torfinn!
AFAIK (=not checked back) you can swap antennae between 1973 and FR.
Anyway seems we traced the problem down to the point we can say it's probably 
not the antenna module that fails.
However any additional data is highly appreciated.
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