Is the new Unleashed compatible with external GPS devices?

Yes! We recently added support for directly pairing either the Holux M-241 Plus, the QStarz BL-1000ST or BL-1000GT with the Unleashed. This was possible since these GPS Receivers are some of the few that support Bluetooth Low Energy. Unfortunately most other GPS receivers use only Classic Bluetooth (as did our Unleashed’09) but the new Unleashed […] Read more…

Does the app need to be open for geotagging to work?

You don’t have to have the app open, meaning actively in the foreground to be able to use geotagging. Once you activated geotagging the app can be in the background and the phone even in your pocket. Only once you completely closed (force-quit) the app you won’t be able to use geotagging anymore. Read more…

Will the GPS use a lot of power of the phone?

No. Nowadays, locating your phone’s position is highly optimized by the brightest minds at Apple, Google and the smartphone manufacturers. We also optimized the Unleashed in ways that it only requests GPS coordinates when you’re actively using the Camera with Geotagging turned on. Normally, when you’re using Geotagging you’re holding your camera in your hand. […] Read more…