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Does the iPad have GPS functionality

Discussion in 'iPad General Discussions' started by poshpantspaddy, Jun 22, 2010.

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    Does the iPad have GPS functionality? both variants, none or 3G version only?
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    I can't find the review I read about this, but it was the deciding factor in me ordering a 3G, because it uses A-GPS, and locates you much more accurately than the Wifi-only model.
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    Thanks for that!
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    Yes the 3G Model does. I use Co-Pilot with no problem.
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    The 3Gs come with a built-in GPS.
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    The 3G has satellite GPS, plus uses cell tower GPS to speed the acquisition time, from what I understand.

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