Plan tours, record or navigate tracks. With the smartphone no problem – with the appropriate app. But can really keep the digital multitaskers classic GPS devices.
Gone are the days in which dangled flappy printouts with Moser tours to the Stems steel suspension hardtail. Annoying orientation stops, because the eye is again slipped during Rüttelfahrt a waypoint too far down are as much to the past. Today digital point the way to breathtaking views and Kaiserschmarrn mapped, satellite navigation devices. But GPS reception alone now attracts little more before a real outdoor disciples behind the stove.
Replace smartphone apps soon GPS devices?
The smartphone is on course, the classic GPS devices to outdo. Replete with the latest technology, GPS sensors and continuous access to the information explosion of the Internet, it offers unprecedented opportunities for adventure seekers. Tour on site, the check current weather situation or issue a call for help in an emergency? For the smart phone no problem. But what about the outdoor suitability of sensitive technology Boliden? Survives the phone the Hatz over dusty trails? Säuft it during a brief shower hopelessly from? And manages the battery at all a day trip, or he is already at the first rise in the knee? We clarify the burning questions around the topic navigation with a smartphone.