OpenXC Hardware

OpenXC Hardware

CrossChasm manufacturers and supports the C5 OBD interface, which supports the OpenXC platform. This device plugs into your car under the dashboard and provides streaming data from your car directly to your Cellphone over Bluetooth.

What is OpenXC?

OpenXC is a combination of open source hardware and software that lets you extend your vehicle with custom applications and pluggable modules. It uses standard, well-known tools to open up a wealth of data from the vehicle to developers.

What is the C5?

CrossChasm’s C5 is a hardware device that plugs into your car and enables a wide variety of OpenXC applications on both the Android and iOS platforms. The C5 comes preloaded with OpenXC firmware, and can be plugged into a car and used immediately with any OpenXC App.


Tech Details

Running the OpenXC firmware, this device will act as a data interface to stream data over the bluetooth wireless SPP protocol to any SPP compatible device, including Android devices, BlackBerry devices, and any other bluetooth device (iOS coming soon).
For more information, refer to:

OpenXC Website
The C5 OpenXC kit is only available to North American customers.
The C5 OpenXC kit ships by FedEx Ground.
For OEM budgetary pricing and volume discounts, email Chris
For the OpenXC/C5 Quick Start Guide to flashing firmware, click here.