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Support GPS is 1000s of miles inaccurate

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by Klauven, Sep 9, 2010.

  1. Klauven

    Klauven Well-Known Member
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    Ok, this is the oddest problem I have ever seen in a phone. If I have line of sight with satellites (Outdoors) my locations is perfect(Scottsdale, AZ). If I go into a heavy concrete building such as my work, the GPS says I am at a house in Latvia.

    Is this a bug or something is wrong with my phone? I guess my fear is it has been cloned by someone in Latvia or something, I checked and I have no odd charges which is good.

    If the GPS was just broken and giving a bogus locations, wouldn't it be much more likely it would think I am in an Ocean or non populated area? A house in Latvia seems a bit too suspicious.

    Any ideas?

    Thanks!
     

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  2. probinson

    probinson Well-Known Member
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    Maybe you're not where you think you are.
     
  3. probinson

    probinson Well-Known Member
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    GPS is really pretty straight forward. If yours isn't right, you just need to take it in.
     
  4. uniquenameEVO

    uniquenameEVO Well-Known Member
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    GPS in a concrete building? Pretty sure that is your problem.
     
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