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[GPS] Improve Geolocation accuracy, currently the best result is 5 meters

RESOLVED INVALID

Status

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Core
Geolocation
RESOLVED INVALID
4 years ago
3 years ago

People

(Reporter: Binyamin, Unassigned)

Tracking

Trunk
All
Gonk (Firefox OS)
Points:
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Firefox Tracking Flags

(Not tracked)

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(Reporter)

Description

4 years ago
User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.1; WOW64) AppleWebKit/537.36 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/29.0.1547.57 Safari/537.36

Steps to reproduce:

The best Geolocation accuracy I get while testing on Geeksphone Peak is 5 meters.



Expected results:

Improve the accuracy without affecting the response time https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=908151

Updated

4 years ago
Component: Gaia → Geolocation
Product: Boot2Gecko → Core
Version: unspecified → Trunk
The geolocation accuracy depends on the underlying geolocation provider, which might be hardware GPS or a carrier-specific or chipset-specific (like Qualcomm) location service.
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 3 years ago
OS: All → Gonk (Firefox OS)
Resolution: --- → INVALID
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