Ultracom Dog-GPS (2011 and newer) firmware version and update instructions

Ultracom Dog-GPS firmware version: 19

Date: 2.24.2020

Update content:

  • Fixed: battery level indication.
  • Fixed: GPS power save.

Note! Ultracom Dog-GPS device firmware is updated through the Ultracom Next App. Only the admin user of the device can update the firmware. The device SIM-card must be active and the device must be connected to the mobile network.

Update instructions on Ultracom NEXT app:

  1. Install a charged batteries to the device. Note the (+) and (-) markings on the battery and the battery casing.
  2. Wait that the orange LED-light on the device starts to blink once per second. If the device finds satellites, the light will blink once per three seconds.
  3. Open the Ultracom NEXT app and open the main menu from the bottom right corner. 
  4. Select "devices" and select your R10 device.
  5. Select "Firmware update", type the safety code and read more instructions from the screen. 
  6. The device will receive the command and start the firmware update.
  7. When the update is complete, the device will continue to send the location.


Normally the update takes approximately 5-10 minutes.