The #1 open-source global navigation satellite system (GNSS) testing app
It supports dual-frequency¹ GNSS for:
- GPS (USA Navstar)
- GLONASS (Russia)
- QZSS (Japan)
- BeiDou/COMPASS (China)
- Galileo (European Union)
- IRNSS/NavIC (India)
- Various satellite-based augmentation systems (SBAS):
- Wide Area Augmentation System (WAAS) (USA)
- European Geostationary Navigation Overlay Service (EGNOS) (European Union)
- GPS-aided GEO augmented navigation (GAGAN) (India)
- Multi-functional Satellite Augmentation System (MSAS) (Japan)
- System for Differential Corrections and Monitoring (SDCM) (Russia)
- Satellite Navigation Augmentation System (SNAS) (China)
- Soluciόn de Aumentaciόn para Caribe, Centro y Sudamérica (SACCSA) (ICAO)
¹Dual-frequency GNSS requires device hardware support and Android 8.0 Oreo or higher. See Dual-frequency GNSS on Android for more details.
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Data Output and Logging
Want to know how to output GNSS data to the system log for further analysis? Check out the Data Output and Logging page.
Crowdsourcing GNSS data
Interested in better understanding the state of GNSS feature support on Android devices? See the article Crowdsourcing GNSS features of Android devices.
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GPSTest is licensed under Apache v2.0
Building the project
I welcome contributions to the project! Please see the Contributing Guide for details, including Code Style Guidelines and Template.
Don't know where to start? Take a look at the issues marked with the your-first-pr label and comment to let me know if you're interested in working on it.
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Trusted by industry experts
Notable appearances of GPSTest:
- Xiaomi - Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 Pro Max launch, March 12, 2020.
- European Union Global Navigation Satellite Systems Agency (GSA) - Test your Android device’s satellite navigation performance, August 21, 2018.