FasterGPS

FasterGPS


FasterGPS is no longer in active development. If you like to take over the maintaining, go to https://github.com/sufficientlysecure/faster-gps and implement fixes. I will only do basic maintenance.

Attention: DEVICE MUST BE ROOTED FOR THIS APPLICATION

Description
With FasterGPS you can select a NTP Server matching your region to speed up the process of getting a GPS fix.
This is an open source alternative to FasterFix!

Requirements
• ROOT
• Read/Write access on system-Partition

Source code/Bug reports/Translations
http://sufficientlysecure.org/android-apps

Donate
You can donate money to support the development in-app.

License
GPLv3

Permissions
• Root access: To write gps.conf file to system partition
• Internet access: To allow donations

Recent changes:
Please report bugs on the following website instead of writing bad reviews:
http://sufficientlysecure.org/android-apps

1.11
* New icon

1.10
* Update RootCommands library
* Remove billing permission for F-Droid builds

1.9
* Reduce apk size by switching from HtmlSpanner to HtmlTextView library

1.8
* Fix Remounter for Android 4.3

1.7
* bug fixes
* Indicate superuser access by new permission
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Free
87
4.4
User ratings
5925
Installs
500,000+
Concerns
0
File size
508 kb
Screenshots
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About FasterGPS
FasterGPS is no longer in active development. If you like to take over the maintaining, go to https://github.com/sufficientlysecure/faster-gps and implement fixes. I will only do basic maintenance.

Attention: DEVICE MUST BE ROOTED FOR THIS APPLICATION

Description
With FasterGPS you can select a NTP Server matching your region to speed up the process of getting a GPS fix.
This is an open source alternative to FasterFix!

Requirements
• ROOT
• Read/Write access on system-Partition

Source code/Bug reports/Translations
http://sufficientlysecure.org/android-apps

Donate
You can donate money to support the development in-app.

License
GPLv3

Permissions
Root access: To write gps.conf file to system partition
Internet access: To allow donations

Recent changes:
Please report bugs on the following website instead of writing bad reviews:
http://sufficientlysecure.org/android-apps

1.11
* New icon

1.10
* Update RootCommands library
* Remove billing permission for F-Droid builds

1.9
* Reduce apk size by switching from HtmlSpanner to HtmlTextView library

1.8
* Fix Remounter for Android 4.3

1.7
* bug fixes
* Indicate superuser access by new permission

Android Market Comments
A Google User
Jul 7, 2015
Finally sonething that works! W o o p i e :)
A Google User
Jul 4, 2015
FasterGPS Ok jg
A Google User
Jun 30, 2015
Great app that solves the problem I have finally found it! I have been looking for this awesomeness a long time...great on custom rom :)
A Google User
Jun 29, 2015
Eficaz. Útil.
A Google User
Jun 23, 2015
Samsung galaxy s2 with lolipop. Fixed my gps loads in10sec ...previous waoting over 3 min. Super app
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