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  • License type: Shareware
  • Version: 1.1.5
  • Date Updated: 2011-05-12
  • Developer: Chartcross Limited

GPS Test Plus 1.1.5 Free Download

Shareware: You can try this program, but this version has some limited features or time usage restrictions. You should purchase it in order to remove those limits.

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GPS Test Plus shows every bit of information read from your mobile phone internal GPS system. You can have all your GPS related information within one simple application such as this one. You can use multiple color schemes depending on the mobile device you are using and it also has a special night scheme with adequate colors for easier reading.

You get up to five different screens each one with different information covering everything you need to know on your GPS. The first is the SNR or the GPS signal bar, showing the signal strength for each satellite, as well as the status of the GPS and the accuracy of the detection.

The second is the skyview which is the rotating compass view of each satellite from the sky and its current position.

The third shows your current earth location via text and a globe map. Additionally, a curve representing the sun position and the night day transition is also shown.

The forth represents the speed you are moving with, where you are heading, and the altitude you are at. This is shows with either text or dials.

Finally the fifth one is the GPS time and the local time from your area and time zone as well as the times when the sun rises and sets in your area.

Multiple coordinate grids are supported and this includes: OSGB, UTM, MGRS, USNG, CH1903, Maidenhead.

Datums that are supported by this are the following: WGS84, NAD83, NAD27, ED50, AGD66, AGD84, SAD69

The users have at their disposal a plus version of this application and this specific version includes the following extra features:

- Dials for speedometer, altimeter and compass

- Seven segments display fonts.

- Display font for dot matrix.

- Widescreens have their own HUD display modes supported.

- Your current location can be shared with other people on the fly from your mobile phone directly using the available sharing options (mail, Facebook or other social networks, IM etc)

- The application should run without any issues on pretty much all the Smartphones and other supported devices like tablets, iPhones, Pocket PCs etc.

- A requirement for this si of course a GPS system built into the phone that will be used with the application.

All your GPS information in one app. Large colourful easy to read screens.

GPS Test Plus is a utility that shows basic GPS information read from your phones internal GPS. The app has several colour schemes, which could be used to match other instrumentation, used along side the app. It has a "night mode" colour scheme as well.

GPS Test Plus has five screens full of information: -

1) GPS signal (SNR) bar chart, showing the signal strength for each satellite, as well as the accuracy and status of the GPS.

2) Satellite positions in the sky (skyview), shown on a rotating compass.

3) Your current location on the earth shown as text and on a world map. The current position of the sun and the day/night transition curve is also shown.

4) Your current speed, heading and altitude shown as text or as dials.

5) The current time read from the GPS and the local time in your current timezone, as well as the sunrise and sunset times at your location.

Useful for navigation or geocaching.

Supported Coordinate Grids:-

OSGB, UTM, MGRS, USNG, CH1903, Maidenhead.

Supported Datums:-

WGS84, NAD83, NAD27, ED50, AGD66, AGD84, SAD69

All the features of GPS Test, plus:-

* Speedometer, Altimeter and Compass dials.

* Seven segment display font.

* Dot matrix display font.

* HUD display mode for windscreens.

(The display is mirrored so that it shows the right way round when the phone is placed on a car's dash and the reflection is viewed in the windscreen).

* Share location.

Works on Honeycomb O/S and large screen tablets.

System Requirements:

No special requirements

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