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I just got a second one shipped to me and i am not sure why. I see i am not alone getting 2?
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Strange... have not opened it but guess it is good to have a spare for when I do loose the first one

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Dongle works like the built-in GPS with version 15 but works great with 21

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living in greece and not receiving the 2 dongles that i Applied & Inquire.
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I got mine through on Friday last week. I installed sygic from aptoide and it actually works 100% improvement on gps locks while moving. Thank you Asus for a great dongle.

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I posted this in one of the other dongle threads, because I didnt feel it warranted it's own thread but I got a new replacement unit from asus two weeks ago (C2 serial)

I was sitting outside a few days ago in front of my house and decided to just check gps, no dongle. my mouth dropped when I got 12/13 sats. The next day I tried again, this time it did fluctuate a lot more but I was getting 4/5 then it would jump to 8/9 back to 4/5 back up. I couldnt believe it. I dont ever use gps on my tablet anyway so it doesnt matter to me either way if it works or not. lol
I have a C5 serial and thats around the same thing that I get too. Using GPS test, I've seen the accuracy go as low as 18 ft outside, usually around 36-72 ft range. Indoors, I have seen it go as low as 36 ft, usually around the 48-96 ft range. Despite all of that, GPS is still useless because once I start moving, Google Navigation can't track me.

Will trying an offline navigation software help me or will I have to resort to the dongle :/
 
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Question Where can I buy a GPS Dongle?

I got a used TF201 on 4.1.1 a few days back, I've already unlocked and rooted it following the great guides here,
but now I need a dongle for it, does anyone know where I could get one?
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I got one from dpwhitty11, thanks to those who responded
 
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Maybe see if anyone in this thread still has one? I got rid of mine there.

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