Vector VR500 GNSS Smart Antenna

Vector VR500 Smart Antenna

The Hemisphere GNSS Vector VR500 is the first rugged all-in-one multi-frequency, multi-GNSS smart antenna. It combines consistent and reliable position and heading accuracy.



The Vector VR500 Smart Antenna from Hemisphere GNSS is designed for harsh machine control environments and empowers heavy equipment manufacturers to deliver machine control and guidance solutions to their customers.

It is an all-in-one smart antenna, connects with a single cable and is designed from the ground up to offer a feature-and-performance rich combination of Athena RTK engine, Atlas L-band corrections, heading accuracy up to 0.2 degrees, integrated UHF radio, and updates up to 50Hz.

Users can control, manage and upgrade firmware and activations using Wi-Fi with the powerful, yet easy-to-use webUI.


  • Simple all in one RTK capable heading solution
  • Athena™ RTK and Atlas® L-band capable
  • Integrated IMU delivers fast start-up times and provides heading during temporary GNSS loss
  • Fully rugged IP69, MIL-STD810G, MIL-STD202F, IEC 60068-2 compliant solution for the harshest environments

Technical Specifications

Channels: 540
Signals Received: GPS, GLONASS, BeiDou, Galileo, QZSS, IRNSS and Atlas
Dimensions: 66.3 cm (L) x 20.9 cm (W) x 14.6 cm (H)
Weight: 2.1 kg
Power/Data Connector 26 pin environmentally sealed
Operating temperature: -40 °C to +70 °C


The Vector VR500 GNSS Smart Antenna can be ordered from Canal Geomatics. Please contact us using the Request Pricing form for additional information.