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.
- Internet access: To allow donations
Requires root: Yes. To write gps.conf file to /system partition.
Additional requirements: root
Issue Tracker: https://github.com/Free-Software-for-Android/FasterGPS/issues
Source Code: https://github.com/Free-Software-for-Android/FasterGPS
For full details and additional technical information, see this application's page on the F-Droid wiki.
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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