Basic GPS is an application for iPhone that provides simple location data. It is an ideal companion for outdoor activities, such as hiking, running, biking, sailing, kayaking and many more. The screen displays the latitude, longitude or any of the selected grid system, position error, course, altitude, altitude error, time of last update.
The app is delivered with WGS84 datum and the ability to display your location in the Geodetic (latitude/longitude), MGRS, UTM/UPS coordinate systems.
Purchasing the single in app purchase gives you 230 additional datums and the National Grid, GeoRef, MGA, NZMG, NZTM2000, British National Grid, Swiss Grid, Greek Grid, Singapore TM coordinate systems. Popular datums included with the in app purchase are NAD27, NAD83, ED50, OSGB36, EGSA87, CH1903, AGD66, AGD84, GDA94, NZGD1949, NZGD2000, SVY21 and a lot more.
The application has a build-in map to show you the current location, and you can share your location with your friends through the email.
This version of the software was designed for the iPhone 3GS and later as well as all cellular capable iPads.
This software is not designed for use in any activity that may cause any type of injury or property loss and should not be used in such activities. Location services will use the cellular network to determine your position. Charges may apply.
Continued use of GPS in the background will dramatically reduce the battery life of your device.