FasterGPS
Faster GPS fix

With FasterGPS you can select a NTP Server matching your region to speed up the process of getting a GPS fix. For more details on why NTP Server choice could matter, read this.

Permissions:

  • Internet access: To allow donations

Requires root: Yes. To write gps.conf file to /system partition.

License: GPL-3.0
Additional requirements: root

Website: https://www.sufficientlysecure.org/android/
Issue Tracker: https://github.com/Free-Software-for-Android/FasterGPS/issues
Source Code: https://github.com/Free-Software-for-Android/FasterGPS
Donate: https://www.sufficientlysecure.org/android/
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For full details and additional technical information, see this application's page on the F-Droid wiki.

Packages

Although APK downloads are available below to give you the choice, you should be aware that by installing that way you will not receive update notifications, and it's a less secure way to download. We recommend that you install the F-Droid client and use that.

Version 1.12 - Added on 2016-11-08

This version requires Android 4.1 or newer.

This version is built and signed by F-Droid, and guaranteed to correspond to the source tarball below.

download apk 661 kB GPG Signature
source tarball 341 kB
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