Handy GPS is one of the best Android GPS apps to accompany you on your outdoor adventures, which will record your route, find your location and finally accompany you home. This app is a real navigation tool for outdoor sports such as hiking, mountaineering, mountain biking, boating and trailing.
Handy GPS lets you work in UTM or latitude / longitude coordinates so you can use it with your paper topographic maps. Route stations and logs can be viewed later in Google Earth. Unlimited number of waypoints and signpost points.
- Display your active location Orientation / North Coordinates (UTM) or latitude / longitude.
- Display your travel speed, and distances in either metric or imperial units
- Ability to save your current location as a waypoint
- Import and export waypoints and route logs in KML and GPX format to Google Earth.
- Ability to import manuals from waypoints in UTM or latitude / longitude coordinates.
- Ability to steer you to a waypoint with the “Goto” screen using the correct directions or compass Goto on-screen alarm
- Has a magnetic compass screen (only on devices with MAG sensor).
- Calculate the local magnetic inclination during startup using the IGRF-12 model, for use on the Goto screen
- Ability to provide a simple map of your current location and way points, or a Google Map if you have an internet connection
- WGS84 data support worldwide with Australia Map datums and AGD66, AGD84, GDA94, AGD, GDA, AMG, and MGA map networks. (You can also use WGS84 for the NAD83 map).
- View satellite locations and graphic signal strength.
- Show distance and direction of the way point
- Optional timer for walking time and average speed calculation.
- Has online help pages.
- Fully tested by developer on bush walks
- Ability to display your track height profile
- Ability to display GPS locations more accurately
- Increase sun exposure and time adjustment.
- Turn on / off the flashlight from within the app.
- Export way points to a CSV file in UTM or LAT
- Create a new way point by designing an existing one using an entered space
- Ability to download maps from the server and use them as online maps
- Usability on Android Wear smartwatch
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