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Topic: GPS

Some iPhone 8, iPhone X users suffering from GPS issues, software fix appears to be coming in iOS 11.2

11/09/2017, 11:11 am

A growing thread on the Apple community support forums suggests that users are having some difficulties with GPS accuracy mostly on the iPhone 8 and iPhone X -- but a software fix appears to be included for most in the most recent beta of iOS 11.2.


Apple Watch Series 3 LTE use not ideal for marathon runners, offers 3 hours of streaming music & GPS

11/01/2017, 10:11 am

If you want to stream music while tracking an extended outdoor workout, you'll probably want to bring your iPhone in tow with your new Apple Watch Series 3, as the latest watchOS 4.1 update offers just three hours of uptime while streaming music and using GPS.


Apple's latest products add support for Japan's GPS successor QZSS

01/18/2017, 02:01 pm

Apple has made a minor change to the specification its latest mobile products --the iPhone 7 and Apple Watch Series 2 -- adding support for Japan's regional satellite positioning system QZSS, alongside existing support for GPS and GLONASS.


Garmin refreshes Fenix smartwatch line, adds live iPhone traffic data to Drive systems

01/04/2017, 01:01 pm

Fitness tracker Garmin has announced three more Apple Watch competitors in its Fenix smartwatch range, led by the Fenix 5 series, which giving users more size options to choose from.


Runkeeper update allows Apple Watch Series 2 & Nike+ users to track iPhone-free runs via GPS

12/09/2016, 10:12 am

Popular exercise tracking app Runkeeper has been updated to support the built-in GPS location tracking capabilities of the new Apple Watch Series 2, as well as the Apple Watch Nike+.


Video: Hands-on with waterproof Apple Watch Series 2 with GPS, white ceramic Edition

09/08/2016, 02:09 pm

The new Apple Watch Series 2 boasts a faster processor, GPS radio, waterproof design, support for swim tracking, and a new high-end white ceramic Edition casing. AppleInsider offers a closer look at the second-generation wearable device.


Measurements of alleged 'Apple Watch 2' components show thinner display, thicker battery

09/06/2016, 08:09 am

By adopting a thinner OLED Force Touch display with the new second-generation Apple Watch, Apple may be able to squeeze in a much thicker and more powerful battery, if new component leaks are to be believed.