1. Are you ready for the Galaxy S20? Here is everything we know so far!

Nexus as GPS

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by dwgourley, Apr 29, 2012.

  1. dwgourley

    dwgourley Lurker
    Thread Starter

    When using the Nexus as a GPS, how can I get the display to stay on? The phone is plugged in and in the horizontal position. I am using google maps.
     


  2. pool_shark

    pool_shark Android Expert

    Either go into developer options and check stay awake, or use the actual GPS voice navigation instead of maps.
     
  3. ganj_420

    ganj_420 Well-Known Member

    If you use Navigation it will stay on, not sure about Maps though. Might check under the settings for Maps.


    Also, if you go to settings> developer options there's a setting to keep the screen on while charging. That way if you're using Maps and connected to a charger, the screen may dim but will never turn off and a tap on the screen will wake it up again. Hope that helps
     
  4. dwgourley

    dwgourley Lurker
    Thread Starter

    Thanks. I knew I had seen the stay awake box, but couldn't find it. I will try the changes.
     

Galaxy Nexus Forum

The Galaxy Nexus release date was November 2011. Features and Specs include a 4.65" inch screen, 5MP camera, 1GB RAM, TI OMAP 4460 processor, and 1750mAh battery.

November 2011
Release Date
0
Reviews
Loading...

Share This Page

Loading...