Unit Costs (Unadjusted)

Equipment Costs for Personal Devices (PD)

Note: The date in parentheses under the capital cost value and O&M cost value represents the dollar year of the cost values. All costs are in $K.
Unit Cost Element IDAS # Life
Years
Capital Cost
$K
(Source Year)
O&M Cost
$K/year
(Source Year)
Description View Sample Unit Cost Entries
Basic PDAPD00170.1 - 0.3
(2004)
Personal digital assistant. Personal digital assistant. O&M estimated at 2% of capital.
Advanced PDA for Route Guidance, Interactive InformationPD00270.4 - 0.6
(2004)
Personal digital assistant with advanced capabilities (route guidance, interactive).
Modem Interface, Antenna for PDAPD00370.18 - 0.25
(1995)
0.004 - 0.005
(1995)
Modem interface and separate antenna for wireless capability.
PDA with Wireless Modem20.2 - 0.6
(2003)
0.12 - 0.30
(2001)
Personal digital assistant with wireless modem. O&M based on monthly subscriber rate plans of 50 Kbytes (low) and 150 Kbytes (high).
GPS/DGPS - PDPD00570.15 - 0.18
(2001)
0.003 - 0.004
(2001)
GPS/DGPS. O&M estimated at 2% of capital cost.
GIS Software - PDPD00670.10 - 0.15
(1995)
0.005 - 0.008
(1995)
Additional GIS/GUI capability.
Other Unit Cost Elements----Summary values under development