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GPSTest displays real-time information for satellites in view of your device. A vital open-source testing tool for platform engineers, developers, and power users, GPSTest can also assist in understanding why your GPS/GNSS is or isn't working. Supports dual-frequency* GNSS for: • GPS (USA Navstar) (L1, L2, L3, L4, L5) • Galileo (European Union) (E1, E5, E5a, E5b, E6) • GLONASS (Russia) (L1, L2, L3, L5) • QZSS (Japan) (L1, L2, L5, L6) • BeiDou/COMPASS (China) (B1, B1-2, B2, B2a, B3) • IRNSS (India) (L5, S) • Various satellite-based augmentation systems SBAS (e.g., GAGAN, Anik F1, Galaxy 15, Inmarsat 3-F2, Inmarsat 4-F3, SES-5) (L1, L5) *Dual-frequency GNSS requires device hardware support and Android 8.0 Oreo or higher. More at https://medium.com/@sjbarbeau/dual-frequency-gnss-on-android-devices-152b8826e1c. The "Accuracy" feature lets you measure the error in your device's position against your *actual* location (entered by you). Other apps show you the *estimated* accuracy, which is generated by your device. GPSTest lets you to compare this estimated accuracy to *actual* accuracy! Menu options: • Inject Time Data - Injects Time assistance data for GPS into the platform, using information from a Network Time Protocol (NTP) server • Inject XTRA Data - Injects XTRA assistance data for GPS into the platform, using information from a XTRA server (see http://goo.gl/3RjWX for details on gpsOneXTRA) • Clear Assist Data - Clears all assistance data used for GPS, including NTP and XTRA data (Note: if you select this option to fix broken GPS on your device, for GPS to work again you may need to ‘Inject Time’ and ‘Inject XTRA’ data) • Settings - Switch between light and dark themes, change map tile type, auto-start GPS on startup, minimum time and distance between GPS updates, keep screen on. Beta versions: https://play.google.com/apps/testing/com.android.gpstest Open-source on Github: https://github.com/barbeau/gpstest FAQ: https://github.com/barbeau/gpstest/wiki/Frequently-Asked-Questions-(FAQ) GPSTest discussion forum: https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/gpstest_android Nostalgic for old releases? Don't have Google Play Services on your device? Download old versions here: https://github.com/barbeau/gpstest/releases If you want to see the map on the Map tab, you'll need to install Google Play Services. Also available on F-Droid: https://f-droid.org/packages/com.android.gpstest.osmdroid/

March 18, 2020
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