Top Android App: GPS Test
GPS Test displays information obtained from your Android device’s GPS receiver.
- Version: 1.2.0
- Size: 154KB
- Category: Tools
- Price: Free
This app offers multiple ways to view your GPS signal data.
Satellite Signal View
- Current state of the GPS (on/off)
- Accuracy of the GPS reading
- Specific signal/noise ratios (SNR) for each satellite, displayed in bar graph format
- The higher the SNR the better (anything >40 (colored green) is very good)
Satellite Position View
- Overhead sky view
- Satellite positions with SNR colored rankings
- View rotates based on internal compass heading
- Displays your position on Earth by a red dot
- Position of the sun and the day/night lines
- Exact GPS coordinates shown
- Displays your current speed, altitude, and heading.
- Coordinated Universal Time (UTC)
- Local time and date
- Current location sunrise and sunset times
- View and evaluate the accuracy of your GPS reading
- Quantitative satellite analysis
- All-in-one GPS tool
Areas for improvement:
Conclusion: An essential GPS Android app validation tool!
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