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lattitude gps accuracy

Discussion in 'Android Apps & Games' started by passivesf, Jul 29, 2010.

  1. passivesf

    passivesf Well-Known Member
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    Wife and i use latitude gps to track each other. however the accuracy is not very good. It can show she is 2 miles from where she actually is. is there a tweek or another program to help make it more accurate? Tia
     

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  2. Eugene

    Eugene Well-Known Member
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    Mine did that due to the cell tower locations. Go into settings/location and security then uncheck use wireless networks. Unfortunatly is uses that before the GPS and gets an innacurate reading.
     
  3. wmtoandroid

    wmtoandroid Well-Known Member
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    Yes, I believe that's the trade-off... accuracy or battery life.

    My wife and I also use latitude and at times the accuracy is dead on, while other times is close, but not close enough.
     
  4. Phone Guy

    Phone Guy Well-Known Member
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    Lately for me lattitude seems a lot more accurate with the other person not having a gps signal.
     
  5. wmtoandroid

    wmtoandroid Well-Known Member
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    I've noticed the same in the past week. The updates are faster and more accurate.
     

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