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post #9 of (permalink) Old 05-29-2017, 08:23 PM Thread Starter
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Originally Posted by Trail Talk View Post
Picked up a Garmin GLO external antenna for my iPhone, which adds the Russian GLONASS network and improves accuracy to 3m. Its also wireless and about the size of two fingers. Won't be taking my eXplorist any more.
From what I understand, Apple has incorporated GLONASS in each iPhone since the 4S... Does the external antenna make a big difference in terms of signal strength/speed?

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