This widget improves location accuracy of GPS by automatically turning on WiFi when GPS has started.
Android has a feature which can improve location accuracy with WiFi. This feature is called Assisted GPS (A-GPS).
However, keeping on WiFi drains your battery, and it bothers you turning on WiFi when you started maps.
This widget help you to use A-GPS feature by automatically keeping on WiFi only while you are using maps. Of couse WiFi is automatically turned off when you stopped maps. By additionally enabling "Smart A-GPS", WiFi will be enabled only when GPS strength is weak, and your battery will be saved further more.
Turn off this widget in places where no WiFi can be caught such as mountains.
HOW TO USE
- Use Widget
0. Confirm "Google location service" is enabled.
1. Add a widget named "A-GPS Switch".
2. Tap the widget to enable A-GPS.
3. Launch your map application.
- Use App
1. Launch "A-GPS Switch" app from drawer.
2. Enable/Disable A-GPS on the app.
Android 2.2 and higher
(Demonstrated at Android 4.0.3)
A-GPS Switch is a free trial software application from the Other subcategory, part of the Home & Hobby category.
The app is currently available in English and it was last updated on 2013-06-02. The program can be installed on Android 2.2 and up.
A-GPS Switch (version 1.3) has a file size of 38.80 MB and is available for download from our website.
Just click the green Download button above to start. Until now the program was downloaded 347 times.
We already checked that the download link to be safe, however for your own protection we recommend that you scan the downloaded software with your antivirus.