If you having problem to lock the GPS, better you download GPS Status and Toolbox app. The app will help us to display GPS and sensor data such as position and signal strength of satellites, accuracy, speed, acceleration, and bearing. The minimum requirement for the GPS Status and Toolbox is Android 1.0 and up. It’s mean, Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 and others Xperia Android phone can use this app.
The GPS Status and Toolbox is necessary and the best GPS app available including for Xperia X10. Even I never face problem to lock GPS on my Xperia X10 Android phone, but I believe the app will helpful in one day. Because now, I get inaccurate information regarding my recent position while running Google Maps.
Once we download GPS Status and Toolbox app, it will help us to solve any GPS issues such as slow lock, inaccuracy position, and many more. The app will get us back on the right track. GPS issue comes up usualy after we flash a lot of ROMs you will eventually need to refresh/reset your GPS and GPS Status will do it in a flash. So, for anyone who love to flash their Android devices with many ROMs, it is the correct tool for you.
However, the GPS Status and Toolbox app that mentioned in here is the GPS Status & Toolbox donate 3.8 version. The app like others GPS tool android app has standard tools such as compass with magnetic and true north, leveling tool, mark or share your location and navigate back later. The app keep your GPS fast by reset it or download A-GPS data regularly for faster fixes.
On this version, the GPS Status and Toolbox has many changes and features such as:
- New sat colors: gray(no info), blue(has almanach), yellow(has ephemeris), green(used in fix)
- Added %date%, %time%, %speed% to the share template
- Added Japanese, Norwegian, Swedish, Finnish and Slovak translations
- Radar now works correctly with programs using ‘navigate to’ URLs, (Parkdroid, Car Locator etc.)
- Maidenhead Locator Grid support
- Removed invocation of web changelog on start (we have no What’s new in Market)
You can download GPS Status and Toolbox for Xperia Android phone from download link and/or mirror link. But remember, this is just common Android apps that can use also in other Android devices. Let’s fix GPS lock issue with GPS Status and Toolbox.