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    See the Getting Started section on Extend Your Battery - Speed Up Your Phone.

    Periodically resetting your GPS can save battery and get a fix quicker.
    Enhance Your GPS
    Turn on GPS when needed: Tap Home > Menu > Settings > Location and security.
    Turn Use wireless networks ON, Use GPS satellites ON, and Use sensor aiding ON.
    GPS takes a lot of power especially when navigating. Turn OFF when not needed.
    Periodically reset GPS data and download fresh data for faster GPS fix & to save battery.
    Install GPS Status & Toolbox (free, $3 upgrade) and open app to see your GPS accuracy
    Tap Menu > Tools > Manage A-GPS state and tap Reset then tap Download.
    Test your GPS: Tap Menu > Settings > Show time to GPS fix
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