Category: Input device
Caution Level: Medium
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Operating System: Windows 98/2000/XP
Latest Version / Release Date: 22.214.171.12401 / 19 Dec 2004
Communication has gone through many phases in the recent past and now users are able to communicate in an easy way. Different companies have come up with communication gadgets that are meant to make the communication even more easier. These gadgets range from internet sites to mobile phones. One of the mobile phones is the Benq Handset NMEA Device. NMEA stands for National Marine Electronics Association. This is a combination of electrical and data specification that are for a marine data network used for communication between marine electronic gadgets that may include nautical chart plotters, depth finders, tank level sensors, navigation instruments, engines as well as GPS receivers. The NMEA connects the devices by using CAN (controller area network) technology which was originally developed for the auto industry. NMEA has also seen a lot of changes to be able to get where it is at the moment.
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The previous NMEA was NMEA 0183 (IEC 61162-1) which utilized the serial data bus standard. This device has high data transfer rates of 250000 bits per second which is a significant change from the previous one which was only able to transfer data at the speeds of 4800 bits per second. This device uses a compact binary message format which has changed from what was previously used the ASCII serial communications protocol. Benq Handset NMEA Device supports a disciplined multiple talker as well as listener data network. This basically means that users can listen with others and still hear quality sound. Users are also able to hear while many an example being call conferencing, as compared to the previous drivers where they were sing-talker, multiple listener serial communications protocol. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Benq Handset NMEA Device errors before installing any driver updates.