Comment 112849

By mdrejhon (registered) - website | Posted July 17, 2015 at 23:50:47 in reply to Comment 112769

Some GPS receivers like new iPhones combine celltower location, GPS, GLONASS, WiFi, all simultaneously. On my iPhone I get a relatively accurate fix even in the basement of my residential house. SoBi uses a mobile-phone GPS receiver so it may be doing the same more-indoor-friendly 'sensitive GPS' fix.

Even when GPS lock is lost, it can still probably use WiFi/celltower location to get an approximate fix, or at least report itself as having lost GPS lock, and send last good GPS fix.

Comment edited by mdrejhon on 2015-07-17 23:52:23

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