APRSdroid - APRS Client

APRSdroid - APRS Client


APRSdroid is an APRS application for Amateur Radio (HAM) operators. It allows reporting your position as well as sending and receiving messages. It also conveniently displays nearby stations as a list or on a map.

Feel free to contact the author via e-mail with any issues you might encounter. If you are not satisfied, you will get a refund, no questions asked. As there is no way to reply to Play user reviews or to see who wrote them, please use e-mail!

To make full use of APRSdroid, you will need an APRS-IS passcode for your callsign. You can request one in advance at http://aprsdroid.org/passcode/

APRSdroid is Open Source Software written in Scala and licensed under the GPLv2.

The APRSdroid features are:
* See what is going on on APRS with the Hub View or on the map
* One-time or periodic position reporting to APRS
* APRS Messaging support
* Get detailed information about a station
* Follow the movement of a station on the map
* Support for GPS and network location
* Bi-directional APRS-IS support via TCP and AFSK
* Unidirectional position reporting via UDP and HTTP
* Bluetooth TNC support (beta quality)
* Status Bar notification when running and for incoming messages
* AFSK decoding via microphone
* Smart beaconing

The following features are planned for the next months:
* Position reporting profiles
* Tablet UI
* USB serial support

APRSdroid requires some permissions on Android: http://aprsdroid.org/permissions/

Recent changes:
1.2.3:
* Many fixes in APRS parsing
* SmartBeaconing: fix excessive flooding error, add prefs
* Experimental Kenwood GPS port mode: http://aprsdroid.org/kenwood/
* Bluetooth: fix Android 4.1 issues, TNC reconnection
* Notification / vibration when you get digipeated
* AFSK: send with maximum volume
* aprs.fi: link to station info, not map
* OSM version: crash fixes, larger labels, map scale, file chooser for map
* APRS-IS: support for experimental SSL authentication
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About APRSdroid - APRS Client
APRSdroid is an APRS application for Amateur Radio (HAM) operators. It allows reporting your position as well as sending and receiving messages. It also conveniently displays nearby stations as a list or on a map.

Feel free to contact the author via e-mail with any issues you might encounter. If you are not satisfied, you will get a refund, no questions asked. As there is no way to reply to Play user reviews or to see who wrote them, please use e-mail!

To make full use of APRSdroid, you will need an APRS-IS passcode for your callsign. You can request one in advance at http://aprsdroid.org/passcode/

APRSdroid is Open Source Software written in Scala and licensed under the GPLv2.

The APRSdroid features are:
* See what is going on on APRS with the Hub View or on the map
* One-time or periodic position reporting to APRS
* APRS Messaging support
* Get detailed information about a station
* Follow the movement of a station on the map
* Support for GPS and network location
* Bi-directional APRS-IS support via TCP and AFSK
* Unidirectional position reporting via UDP and HTTP
* Bluetooth TNC support (beta quality)
* Status Bar notification when running and for incoming messages
* AFSK decoding via microphone
* Smart beaconing

The following features are planned for the next months:
* Position reporting profiles
* Tablet UI
* USB serial support

APRSdroid requires some permissions on Android: http://aprsdroid.org/permissions/

Recent changes:
1.2.3:
* Many fixes in APRS parsing
* SmartBeaconing: fix excessive flooding error, add prefs
* Experimental Kenwood GPS port mode: http://aprsdroid.org/kenwood/
* Bluetooth: fix Android 4.1 issues, TNC reconnection
* Notification / vibration when you get digipeated
* AFSK: send with maximum volume
* aprs.fi: link to station info, not map
* OSM version: crash fixes, larger labels, map scale, file chooser for map
* APRS-IS: support for experimental SSL authentication

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A Google User
Aug 18, 2014
Awesome app Track right from the phone or connect to a radio for when you're out of cell range. Super useful and supports smart beaconing! I use it when I do SOTA summits.
A Google User
Aug 15, 2014
crashes phone been debugging this off and on all week I find it ok as long as the app is in the foreground and the screen is active......if the phone display goes off or the app is in the background for more than 30 seconds it crashes my phone (htc desire android 2.3) and the phone reboots. only works well if display is on and you force phone to not let the display go to sleep. Which in turn kills the battery. Great if im in my car and I can keep it plugged in but useless if you want to walk and track at the same time. if you could fix the crashing while display is off it would be great, unfortunately only thing I can reliably do with it is look up the map and see who is around me which I can do with any free aprs app and website eagerly await any updates and am willing to work with the developer in getting it fixed
A Google User
Aug 4, 2014
Poorly Rated by People Not Too Bright. Works very well. For those complaining about transmitting without listening to the channel... That's really for you to be concerned about. Set your transmit rig not to transmit on a busy channel. Not hard to do. Also the developers don't ask for a copy of your license.. just download and use it.
A Google User
Jul 27, 2014
very easy to use. I love this version of aprs. The program is awesome and I recommend it to all amateur radio operators. K4SDS.
A Google User
Jul 26, 2014
Nice app can someone write one for the iPhone?