SPAN® on OEM638

This is a previous generation product 

Effective August 14, 2018, NovAtel Announces End Of Life for OEM638 and OEM638V receiver boards

These products will be available for order until: 

November 15, 2018, or until inventory is depleted

Shipments may be scheduled for no later than:

May 15, 2019

NovAtel will continue to support and repair these products until:

March 31, 2021

For a complete list of affected part numbers and the associated replacement part numbers, please refer to the table below:

Discontinued Part Number  Replacement Part Number
OEM638-xxx-xxx-xxx No direct replacement, see OEM7® series
OEM638V-xxx-xxx-xxx No direct replacement, see OEM7 series


• Software models between OEM6® and OEM7 are defined differently. For information on the OEM7 series receivers, please visit the NovAtel website. 


OEM6® Firmware Reference Guide OM-20000129      REV 12 (2017-08-11)
Universal IMU Controller Quick Start Guide GM-14915134 REV 2 (2017-02-22) PDF
SPAN® on OEM6 User Manual OM-20000139 REV 12 (2017-02-22) PDF
SPAN® on OEM6 Quick Start Guide GM-14915112 REV 9 (2017-01-05) PDF
SPAN® on OEM6 Firmware Reference Manual OM-20000144 REV 8 (2017-01-05) PDF
OEM6® Installation and Operation User Manual      OM-20000128 REV 12 (2016-11-01)      PDF

Product Sheets

OEM638™ Product Sheet      D17916      REV 8 (2015-11-30)      PDF

Firmware Downloads

SPAN OEM6.631 Firmware      VER 6.631 (2017-01-10)      ZIP


Software downloads LINK

USB Drivers

Windows USB Driver      VER 5.0.1 (2016-03-30)      ZIP
Linux USB Driver VER 1.1.0 (2015-07-02) GZ