GPS Vehicle Tracking and Personal Tracking Devices


The blog talks about the various applications of GPS tracking technology, including personal tracking devices for family members, pets, and elderly individuals. It also discusses the use of GPS vehicle tracking devices, such as OBD2 and lighter trackers. 

While personal trackers can be used as a substitute for vehicle trackers, they don’t offer all the features that GPS vehicle trackers provide.

The missing piece in the logistics puzzle.

Most of us think GPS devices & GPS tracking systems are only for navigation purposes. However, you can use different GPS-based devices and apps to locate people and personal belongings. Let’s see how to keep track of all that matters to you, from anywhere in real-time.

Family in your sight: 24/7

There will be situations when you want to maintain track of your family members or in some situations let them know where you are. The easiest way is to use the GPS tracking technology, is through apps available for your smartphones in combination with the GPS personal tracking features such as personal locator, to locate a person/family member on a map.

For Pets

Pet tracker offers specialized GPS trackers for your pets. GPS and GPRS are used by the pet trackers to track your pet and even allow you to create a geofence. These GPS devices are light in weight, thus making them feasible to use as a GPS personal tracker for humans or even as GPS vehicle tracker. For pets, it can be attached to the collar and allows you to see the place of your pet on a map of your smartphone in real-time, from anywhere.

Hover over young and old

You can get a portable GPS tracking device like a personal tracker to keep an eye on your young ones if you’re not comfortable giving them a smartphone. You can use the same Personal tracking devices for the elderly as well if they are not comfortable in using a smartphone. These are compact, ready-to-use GPS + GSM trackers, which can be put in a bag or glued onto an accessory which should in constant possession of the person being tracked.

You can monitor the tracker’s location, set up geofences (secure areas) and be notified by SMS whenever the fence is breached. Now, can we use a GPS personal tracking device as an alternative for GPS vehicle tracking device, well the answer is yes, but how feasible is it? Since the personal tracking device offers only the real-time location of the vehicle and nothing much, it doesn’t fulfil the complete purpose of vehicle tracking. GPS vehicle tracking offers more than real-time location details, such as fuel levels, idling reports, stoppage reports, and many other features. So, is it applicable for a GPS personal tracker used as a GPS vehicle tracker? Yes, but it’s not an efficient option given the purpose of GPS vehicle tracking solutions.

OBD Vehicle Tracker

The trending revolution in the vehicle tracking industry is wireless GPS vehicle tracking devices. If you can purchase a wireless OBD2 vehicle tracker, then it is more than a possibility to encounter the latest advancements in GPS vehicle tracking technology.

Using the OBD2 port, you can easily plug in the vehicle tracking GPS device to your car or truck and begin a consistent and continuous tracking of your vehicle in real-time.

Lighter Tracker

Those vehicles manufactured in India after the year 2014, are generally the ones with an OBD2 port, but the lighter port in the vehicle has been since the 2000s. Lighter Tracker, which offers the same features and performances as an OBD Vehicle Tracker, but the portability is much more comfortable to those vehicles do not have an OBD2 port.

Team VAMOSYS have been into GPS business since 2014 and have good experience on GPS Vehicle Tracking, Fuel Monitoring, Fleet Management and GPS Tracker Devices. Writes article on various topics to share the industry experiences and knowledge.

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