The GNS 5870 MFI GPS-Bluetooth receiver works with the Apple iPad, iPhone 3G, iPhone 3GS (as of iPhone OS 3.0.1), iPod touch 2G, iPod touch 3G and with other Bluetooth-capable handhelds such as smartphones, notebooks and PDAs. The quality seal „Made for iPod/iPhone/iPad“ guarantes full compatibility to Apple products.

With its small and light-weight form, the receiver is a reliable and convenient GPS solution ideal for use in cars or motor homes, on motorcycles, bicycles or on foot.

The GNS 5870 MFI is equipped with both Apple and NMEA protocol. The GPS receiver detects which device it should connect and automatically use the requested protocol. Additional the receiver is compatible with all current GPS software apps. With appropriate software, the GPS receiver can not only navigate but also utilize for logging, for example to document motorcycle excursions.

GPS chip, Bluetooth
The GNS 5870 MFI has a high-sensitive 66-channel GPS chip and a high-quality Bluetooth interface. And even under difficult reception conditions such as near high buildings, the receiver allows reliable and wireless GPS reception.


  • STT SmartTouchTechnologie - to turn on or turn off
  • High-sensitive 66-channel GPS chip
  • NMEA und iPhone protocol
  • iPhone/iPod operating system from OS 3.0.1, iPad operating system
  • Over 10 hours of operation
  • Only 11,3 mm thin and 47 g in weight


Compatible with

  • iPod touch 4G
  • iPod touch 3G
  • iPod touch 2G
  • iPhone 4
  • iPhone 3GS
  • iPhone 3G
  • iPad 2
  • iPad


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Operating time
With an operating time of more than 10 hours you can use the receiver especially for outdoor pursuits, such as for mountain-bike or hillwalk navigation. Efficient power management means that the receiver switches itself off when there is no Bluetooth connection.

The GNS 5870 MFI always communicates wirelessly via Bluetooth. For your iPad, iPhone or iPod touch you must only set up once the connection to the receiver. After that the receiver automatically connects with your Apple device.

Touch sensor
For additional comfort the GNS 5870 MFI is operated via Smart Touch Technology. You can switch the receiver on or off only by moving your finger over the touch panel.