DroidProp

DroidProp


DroidProp is professional HF propagation prediction software for 3 to 30 MHz, powered by VOACAP (Voice of America Coverage Analysis Program). This app is mainly intended for ham radio operators and SWLs (shortwave listeners).

All calculations are done in the device. No Internet connection is required, except for automatic updates of the sunspot numbers at regular intervals.

Due to the usage of a full fledged VOACAP-installation, the app has to be installed in the phone-internal memory (APP2SD is not possible). This is due to technical restrictions. It requires about 9 MB (after installation) flash storage plus approx. 120 kB / prediction

Permissions:
INTERNET: Required to download current SSN data

EXTERNAL STORAGE: Required for VOACAP runtime files

LOCATION: Required to use current position for a site

Recent changes:
Please help me translate DroidProp to other languages: http://www.getlocalization.com/droidprop
Please rate DroidProp. If you don't like it, please send me a hint what can be improved.

1.0.1, 03.09.2013
Change: Added norwegian translation (thanks to Frode Igland, LA6VQ)

Bugfix: Fixed incorrect longitude for DXCC locators (thanks to Scott, NX7U for reporting)
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4.3
User ratings
396
Installs
10,000+
Concerns
1
File size
6284 kb
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About DroidProp
DroidProp is professional HF propagation prediction software for 3 to 30 MHz, powered by VOACAP (Voice of America Coverage Analysis Program). This app is mainly intended for ham radio operators and SWLs (shortwave listeners).

All calculations are done in the device. No Internet connection is required, except for automatic updates of the sunspot numbers at regular intervals.

Due to the usage of a full fledged VOACAP-installation, the app has to be installed in the phone-internal memory (APP2SD is not possible). This is due to technical restrictions. It requires about 9 MB (after installation) flash storage plus approx. 120 kB / prediction

Permissions:
INTERNET: Required to download current SSN data

EXTERNAL STORAGE: Required for VOACAP runtime files

LOCATION: Required to use current position for a site

Recent changes:
Please help me translate DroidProp to other languages: http://www.getlocalization.com/droidprop
Please rate DroidProp. If you don't like it, please send me a hint what can be improved.

1.0.1, 03.09.2013
Change: Added norwegian translation (thanks to Frode Igland, LA6VQ)

Bugfix: Fixed incorrect longitude for DXCC locators (thanks to Scott, NX7U for reporting)

User reviews of DroidProp
The TOA seems to be in error for short (100 km) paths
Apr 30, 2012
Android Market Comments
A Google User
Oct 23, 2014
Does what it says
A Google User
Oct 12, 2014
Nothing happens
A Google User
Oct 11, 2014
DroidProp Very useful propagation tool! I set up two windows - one for "here" to "there" and one for "there" to "here" so I can get a feel for propagation prospects both directions.
A Google User
Sep 17, 2014
Propagation made easy! A great app which I have been using for a number of years. Easy to use and easy to understand. A real essential if you use HF as a shortwave listener or for transmission. Thank you. G3PSR
A Google User
Aug 17, 2014
Best application User friendly