MTi-G

GPS-aided AHRS

The MTi-G is a GPS aided MEMS-based Attitude and Heading Reference System (AHRS) and static pressure sensor. It delivers unprecedented performance for its size, weight, cost and low complexity of use.

  • Reliable MEMS based orientation sensor
  • On board DSP, running sensor fusion algorithm
  • GPS integration overcomes typical IMU challenges

Overview

EOL notice

 

ImportantEnd-of-Life. The MTi is Xsens 3rd generation product. On August 31st, 2013, Xsens has issued an End-of-Life notice for the 3rd generation MTi products. Details on the EOL can be found in the End of Life Notice MTi 3rd generation (PDF). The product is still in production, however it is not recommended for new designs. Please refer to the new MTi 10-series and MTi 100-series for the 4th generation MTi.

Overview

  • Real-time computed GPS-enhanced attitude/heading and inertial enhanced position/velocity data
  • GPS integration overcomes typical IMU challenges
  • Integrated AHRS, GPS and static pressure sensor
  • On board DSP, running sensor fusion algorithm
  • High update rate (120 Hz)
  • Individually calibrated for temperature, 3D misalignment and sensor cross-sensitivity
  • UTC referenced output
  • Compact and robust design
  • Easy integration in any system (OEM) application
  • Low weight, ultra-low power consumption

Specifications and downloads

InterfacesRS-232, RS-485, RS 422 (max 921k6 bps) and USB (ext. converter)Dimensions58 x 58 x 22 mm
Operating Voltage4,5 – 30 VStatic accuracy (roll/pitch)< 0.5 deg
Power Consumption350 mWStatic accuracy (heading)< 1 deg
Operating temperature range-40 to +85 ºCDynamic accuracy2 deg RMS
Gyro Bias Stability20 deg/hAngular resolution0.05 deg
Timing accuracy10 ppmWeight58 g

Applications

Unmanned Control is used in:
Unmanned Control, Heavy Industry, SOTM, Payloads, Automotive testing, Mobile Mapping and Offshore.

Cases

Xsens MTi-G GPS/INS in unmanned aircraft
Unmanned aircraft
Xsens MTi-G GPS/INS in unmanned aircraft to collect highly accurate flight data.
Aerospy and Xsens
Aerospy
Aerospy and Xsens to offer customers in the field of (un)manned systems a more easy to install solution.
Grand Cooperative Driving Challenge (GCDC)
GCDC
Challenge of semi-autonomous cars in the sense that they are automatically controlled only in the longitudinal direction.
New test in AEC jet shows performance increase in latest SDK
AEC jet
New test in AEC jet shows performance increase in latest MTi-G Software Development Kit.
CryoWing fixed-wing UAV
Fixed-wing UAV
CryoWing fixed-wing UAV by the Northern Research Institute in Norway (NORUT).
Wingsuit flight analysis using the MTi-G
Wingsuit flight analysis
Wingsuit flight analysis using the MTi-G by the Institute for Dynamic Systems and Control.

Development kit

First-time users are advised to start with the MT Development Kit. The Development Kit contains an MTi, a USB cable, a suitcase and the MT Software Suite on a USB flash drive.

MT Software Suite

 

The MT Software Suite gives easy access to Xsens’ products, allowing users to configure and easily integrate the MTi in their own applications. The suite contains a specially developed and easy-to-use graphical user interface, as well as drivers for various operating systems and many other useful tools, example source code and documentation.

Contact

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