Vector VR500 GNSS Smart Antenna

Hemisphere 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

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 Connector26 pin environmentally sealed
Operating temperature:-40 °C to +70 °C


Hemisphere GNSS products come with a one-year warranty. The warranty, provided by Hemisphere GNSS, means products are guaranteed against defective material and workmanship under normal use for a period of 12 months from the date of shipment. Accessories come with a similar 90-day warranty. The warranty is covered in more detail in the Hemisphere GNSS Service Policy document.

Why Buy from Us?

In business since 2004, Canal Geomatics is an authorized dealer for Hemisphere GNSS and has established itself as an industry-leading distributor of high-precision positioning products in North America. Our mission is to find the best solution for each unique application and extend premium support to ensure the long-term success of our customers. We offer both volume and reseller discounts for the majority of our product lines.


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