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ROKR Z6m - GPS??

sammi1

Apr 3, 2007, 10:24 AM
One source shows no GPS anyone know anything different??
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Rich Brome

Apr 3, 2007, 8:51 PM
All CDMA phones for the past several years have had GPS for E-911. All recent mid- to high-end phones for Sprint and Verizon have also has the APIs to enable LBS. I'd be shocked if this didn't support LBS.
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sammi1

Apr 4, 2007, 8:47 AM
You went over my head on that one! Does that mean it would be able to like the new Sprint Navigator? I currently have the original Sammi A900 which doesn't support the new GPS programs . . .
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Rich Brome

Apr 4, 2007, 9:46 AM
Sorry! Embarassed LBS is location-based services, like Sprint Navigator, yes.

Technically, your A900 does have GPS, but it can only be used for E-911. Newer phones have the APIs (hooks / links) for Java software like Sprint Navigator to "talk" to the GPS system in the phone.
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