FOX3-3G Series - Advanced Vehicle Telematics Device

  • Vehicle telematics and gateway device
  • HSPA+/2G high-speed data connection
  • Multi-constellation GNSS technology
  • Bluetooth 4.0 low energy for IoT solutions
  • Powerful PFAL scripting language
  • Variety of inputs and outputs
  • Flexible expansion options
  • Digital 3-axis accelerometer
  • Vehicle diagnostic interface - CAN OBDII/FMS/J1939 protocols
  • Applicable with internal/external antennas
  • Monitoring of 1-wire temperature sensors

    FALCOM FOX3-3G Series

    FOX3-3G Series is a compact all-in-one vehicle telematics and gateway device combining HSPA+/2G high-speed data connection with the latest GNSS technology to completely satisfy customer’s need. It is a highly customizable vehicle telematics device and it offers a variety of inputs and outputs to satisfy the most demanding requirements.

    A box (IOBOX-MINI, IOBOX-CAN or IOBOX-WLAN) can be used to extend the functionality of the FOX3-3G Series for the most flexible expansion options in the industry.

    This table shows the available models of FOX3-3G Series:

    FOX3-3G-Std.   1/2/5/8/19 Quad Standard (no audio) World
    FOX3-3G-BLE   1/2/5/8/19 Quad Bluetooth Low Energy World
    FOX3-3G-AU   1/2/5/8/19 Quad Audio (Speaker + Micro) World
    FOX3-3G-DR   1/2/5/8/19 Quad Dead-Reckoning World
    FOX3-3G-BID*   1/2/5/8/19 Quad BlueID Technology World
    FOX3-3G-LITE   1/2/5/8/19 Quad No RTC, 1-Wire and 2nd serial port World

    * Planned in Q3 2018

    FOX3-3G Series is designed to operate with internal or external antennas. Built-in internal antennas are automatically turned off while external antennas are in use.

    This device will dramatically simplify your logistics as well as the installation process and the post-installation support. Newly developed FALCOM „Premium-Features“ show the way to the future of mobile data logging, storing, processing and sending. FOX3-3G Series is an advanced and fully customizable vehicle tracking device. FOX3-3G Series offers new features like: Data Encryption, several History Modes, Eco-Drive/Behaviour, Data Logging GSM/GPS jamming detection beside standard items like status reports, alerts messaging, audio call, spy calls or geofencing.

    Except the FOX3-3G-AU model, all other models of this device serie do not support audio interface.

    For more information, refer to the flyers linked below.

    Available accessories for FOX3-3G Series:

    Premium-Features for FOX3-3G Series:

    For the complete list of options and accessories please refer to the Falcom Product Catalogue.

    FOX3-3G downloads (Flyer Resolution: Low)


    3G/2G Core 3G Bands: 800/850/900/1900/2100 MHz (global coverage)
    2G Bands: 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
    Internet (TCP/UDP/HTTP/SMTP)
    GPS Core Multi channel GNSS (GPS/Galileo/GLONASS/BeiDou) receiver
    AGPS (online/offline/autonomous)
    Protocols: NMEA, Falcom (binary)
    - Position: 2.5 m (GPS) / 4,0 m (GLONASS)
    - Cold Start: 29 s (GPS) / 30 s (GLONASS)
    - Tracking: -161 dBm (GPS) / -158 dBm (GLONASS)
    - Cold starts: -148 dBm (GPS) / -145 dBm (GLONASS)
    - Velocity: 500 m/s (972 knots)
    - Altitude: 50.000 m
    - Update rate: 1 Hz
    Processor core RTC
    8 MB Flash (history, firmware, configuration)
    Electrical characteristics Power: +10,8 V to +32 V DC
    Physical characteristics Dimensions (LxWxH): 105 x 83 x 28 mm
    Weight: approx. 130 g
    Average Power Consumption Normal operation: 50mA @ 12V DC
    Sleep mode: < 1mA @12V DC
    Temperature range Storage: -40 °C to +85 °C
    Operating: -40 ° to +85 °C
    GSM: -40 °C to +85 °C
    Battery** discharging temp.: -20 °C to +60 °C
    Battery** charging: 0 ° to +45 °C
    Sensors Internal 3-axis acceleration/temperature    
    Interfaces 4 IOs
      3 x Configurable digital/analog inputs
      1 x Digital input (IGN)
    2 x RS232 (1 x V.24 level, 1 x RS-232*****/RS-485***)
    1 x USB 2.0 interface
    1 x 1-Wire interface (incl. 5V phantom power)*****
    1 x 10pin Mini-USB-connector (for IOBOX-MINI**)
    1 x I²C interface*****
    1 x CAN/FMS/OBD-II***
    3 x Programmable LEDs
    1 x 4pin audio jack interface****
    Antennas internal and external with automatic/manual switch    
    Certification CE,E1,ISED,FCC,BT pending    


    * Activation with PFAL-Command;  ** Accessory;  *** Hardware PREMIUM-FEATURES;
    **** Available on FOX3-3G-AU only; ***** Not available on LITE model