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Table 7 Performance of Argos in GPS-Argos uplink collars and their functional success

From: Three decades of wildlife radio telemetry in India: a review

Manufacturer Expected number of GPS locations Number of locations received by Argos Percentage performance for Argos (number of collars) Percentage functional success (number of collars)
GPS-Argos VHF beacon
Telonics 812 582 46 (4) 100 (4) 100 (4)
Lotek 199 67 34 (2) 8 (3) 32 (2)
Vectronics 720 650 90 (1) 4 (1) 15 (1)
  1. GPS, global positioning system.