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Old 04-16-2018, 09:56 PM   #11
diveBabe
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Re: Practical Navigation Solution for Small Boats: Navionics and iPad?

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Originally Posted by Smash View Post
Maybe this has been covered, but if not, could you address a question I have? To the best of my knowledge Ipads and other tablets don't have an internal GPS. I thought They functioned using cellular data. If that's true, what do you do if you're out of cellular range?
Most tablets and other electronic devices these days do have internal GPS. In fact, if they are cell enabled then they definitely have internal GPS. I used the mobile app all over the Caribbean and Bahamas where we wouldn't see cell reception or wifi for days or even weeks and the Navionics app followed us perfectly.
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