Fleet Management Solutions for assets that are normally tethered to 12/24 volts system but may set idle for some periods such as trailers and cargo containers. It also employs over-the-air device management and maintenance system software that allows for remote configuration.

6-Month Battery, Rechargeable Trailer Tracking Unit

The ATLAS C500 is a 12/24 volt rechargeable tracker designed for reliable, multi-year deployments. It is an ideal solution for managing assets that are normally tethered to 12/24 volts system but may set idle for some periods such as trailers and cargo containers.


Competitive Price, Competitive Technology, Competitive Edge

The ATLAS C500 from Atlas Tracking Solutions is a fully sealed 12/24 volt or battery operated asset tracking and communications device featuring a sealed enclosure, superior cellular and GPS performance, and exceptional power management. It is designed to operate for up to 500 data transmissions or 18 months without messages and a final 30 minute tracking session before recharging is needed. With a single message transmission per day, the ATLAS C500 will have an operational life of 6 months in the field before needing to be recharged. The battery pack is rechargeable to extend the working life of the ATLAS C500 to multiple years.


The sealed enclosure is designed to withstand the outdoor elements and is made possible by superior internal antennas for both cellular and GPS.



The 500 employs an industry leading on-board alert engine. This advanced application monitors vehicle conditions and supports hundreds of customized exception-based rules to help meet customers' dynamic requirements. Customers can modify the behavior of the device to meet several applications before shipment or in the field. Combining affordability and device intelligence with your unique application provides the most flexible tracking device in its class.


Over-the-Air Serviceability

The 500 also incorporates an industry leading over-the-air device management and maintenance system software. Configuration parameters, multiple rules, and firmware can all be updated over the air allowing for configurations that match your changing needs without revisiting the unit.

  • 500 Message Transmissions on a fully charged battery
  • 18 month battery life with 0 messages with a 30 minute final tracking session
  • 6 months with single message per day on fully charged battery
  • Superior Cellular and GPS quality
  • IP66 sealed enclosure
  • Built-in 3 axis accelerometer and motion sensing
  • 3 inputs/outputs
  • Built-in GPS/Cell antennas
  • Highly Configurable
  • Automatic, over-the-air configuration and firmware upgrade on power-up
  • 6 month battery life with one message per day on fully charged batteries
  • 3.8 AH Lithium Ion re-chargeable battery pack
  • IP66 sealed enclosure
  • GPRS and SMS-Based messaging
  • Internal GSM and GPS antennas
  • Super Sensitive GPS (~160 dBm tracking)
  • Ultra-Low Power Safe Mode (< 1mA)
  • 3 axis accelerometer for motion sensing
  • 3 inputs/outputs
  • Voltage Monitoring and Low Battery Notification
  • 2,000 Buffered Messages
  • 4 Built-In Geofences
  Optional Features/Functions  
  • Automatic, Over-The-Air Unit Configuration
  • Over-the-air Firmware Download
  • Web-based device management

General Specifications

  • Communication Modes GPRS packet data and SMS
  • Location Technology 50 Channel GPS
  • Operating Voltage 6-32 VDC


Location Specifications

  • Location Technology 50 Channel GPS (with SBAS, DGPS)
  • Location Accuracy 2.0 meter CEP (with SBAS)
  • Tracking Sensitivity -160 dBm (tracking)
  • AGPS Capable


Battery Pack Specifications

  • Battery Capacity 3.8 Amp Hour
  • Battery Operating Voltage 3.6 Volts
  • Battery Technology Lithium Ion


Battery Pack Specifications

  • Data Support SMS, GPRS (UDP)
  • Cellular/PCS: FCC-Parts 22,24; PTCRB
  • GPRS Up to class 10
  • Quad Band 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
  • Output Power 850 (Class 4) 2W
  • 900 (Class 4) 2W
  • 1800 (Class 1) 1W
  • 1900 (Class 1) 1W


Comprehensive I/O

  • Inputs 3
  • Relay Driver Outputs (150 mA) 3
  • Status LEDs GPS and Cellular



  • Fully Certified FCC, CE, IC, PTCRB, CARRIERS


Electrical Specifications

  • Operating Voltage 6-32 VDC
  • Power Consumption
  • Deep Sleep <1 mA @ 12V
  • Sleep on Network <10 mA @ 12V
  • Active Standby <70 mA @ 12V


Physical Specifications

  • Dimensions 110 x 80 x 40 mm
  • 4.3 x 3.2 x 1.6 Inches with mounting
  • Weight .6 lb


Environmental Specifications

  • Operating Temperature -30° to +75° Celsius
  • Storage Temperature -40° to +85° Celsius
  • Humidity 95%RH @ 50° C non-condensing
  • Shock and Vibration US Military Standards 202G and
  • 810F, SAEJ1455
  • EMC/EMI SAE J1113; FCC-Part 15B; Industry Canada
  • RoHS Compliant



  • Screw Mount
  • Magnet Mount
  • Tie Wrap