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Default Anyone using imapmyrun ?

Hi folks,

as I said in an earlier post about the gps I wanted to test at the same time my old iphone 3GS and my new samsung galaxy S

I thought it would be best to use the same software and the only one I can think of was imapmyrun.

So this weekend my wife was driving on the highway ( so no building and the sky was cloudless) and I thought it was the perfect time

I siwthed on impamyrun on both.

On the iphone the fix took maybe 10 sec and the blue dot was moving witht he car and on the road ( so at leat 10m precision)
On the samsgun it took maybe 20-30sec to get the fix but then I started to record and ... nothing. The phone totally froze.
I tried to stop but I couldnt
I checked the memory and it was the only app with around 100 mo of memry free

After 10mn of hitting the stop button a reboot, 2-3 kill with autokiller, systempanel ... the record was still on. I the app creashed 10 times ...

So I didn't manage to run my test and I was crazy on my seat trying to make it work.

So ... anyone using it ? does it work fine ? Do you use an external sd card ?

For fun I used mytracs this morning during my run ( sunny like hell and on the coastal walk so no building closer than 100m) and look at what I got

http://maps.google.com/maps/mm?ie=UT...294922&t=h&z=4

A little bit scarry but as I have nothing to compare with it's a little bit useless

I am using JM2 with no extra fix
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Originally Posted by nicoloco View Post
Hi folks,

as I said in an earlier post about the gps I wanted to test at the same time my old iphone 3GS and my new samsung galaxy S

I thought it would be best to use the same software and the only one I can think of was imapmyrun.

So this weekend my wife was driving on the highway ( so no building and the sky was cloudless) and I thought it was the perfect time

I siwthed on impamyrun on both.

On the iphone the fix took maybe 10 sec and the blue dot was moving witht he car and on the road ( so at leat 10m precision)
On the samsgun it took maybe 20-30sec to get the fix but then I started to record and ... nothing. The phone totally froze.
I tried to stop but I couldnt
I checked the memory and it was the only app with around 100 mo of memry free

After 10mn of hitting the stop button a reboot, 2-3 kill with autokiller, systempanel ... the record was still on. I the app creashed 10 times ...

So I didn't manage to run my test and I was crazy on my seat trying to make it work.

So ... anyone using it ? does it work fine ? Do you use an external sd card ?

For fun I used mytracs this morning during my run ( sunny like hell and on the coastal walk so no building closer than 100m) and look at what I got

http://maps.google.com/maps/mm?ie=UT...294922&t=h&z=4

A little bit scarry but as I have nothing to compare with it's a little bit useless

I am using JM2 with no extra fix
So why start a new thread about this, you already been in other GPS error threads. Try to be a little bit focused otherwise you may be considered as just complaining for some strange reason. Change your signature to the right firmware it now says JFF.
 
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ok that's true

Actually the main purpose of my thread is imapmyrun

This is the software I use for my run and ride and I was using it on my iphone

So the only question I have is : is there anyone using it and do you have any trouble.

My feeling is that it has been ifrst done for the iphone and then maybe poorly ported to android ( mytracks is not bugged like this one ....)

EDIT : signature updated ...
Would it be possible to move this thread to the apps part instead of general ??
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Hi,
I can't Save my workouts with Xperia X8 Android 2.1, it always report an error. Gps works fine for me
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