APRSdroid - APRS Client

APRSdroid - APRS Client

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APRSdroid is an APRS application for Amateur Radio (HAM) operators. It allows reporting your position as well as sending and receiving messages. It also conveniently displays nearby stations as a list or on a map.

Feel free to contact the author via e-mail with any issues you might encounter. If you are not satisfied, you will get a refund, no questions asked. As there is no way to reply to Play user reviews or to see who wrote them, please use e-mail!

To make full use of APRSdroid, you will need an APRS-IS passcode for your callsign. You can request one in advance at http://aprsdroid.org/passcode/

APRSdroid is Open Source Software written in Scala and licensed under the GPLv2.

The APRSdroid features are:
* See what is going on on APRS with the Hub View or on the map
* One-time or periodic position reporting to APRS
* APRS Messaging support
* Get detailed information about a station
* Follow the movement of a station on the map
* Support for GPS and network location
* Bi-directional APRS-IS support via TCP and AFSK
* Unidirectional position reporting via UDP and HTTP
* Bluetooth TNC support (beta quality)
* Status Bar notification when running and for incoming messages
* AFSK decoding via microphone
* Smart beaconing

The following features are planned for the next months:
* Position reporting profiles
* Tablet UI
* USB serial support

APRSdroid requires some permissions on Android: http://aprsdroid.org/permissions/

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Recently changed in this version

1.2.3:
* Many fixes in APRS parsing
* SmartBeaconing: fix excessive flooding error, add prefs
* Experimental Kenwood GPS port mode: http://aprsdroid.org/kenwood/
* Bluetooth: fix Android 4.1 issues, TNC reconnection
* Notification / vibration when you get digipeated
* AFSK: send with maximum volume
* aprs.fi: link to station info, not map
* OSM version: crash fixes, larger labels, map scale, file chooser for map
* APRS-IS: support for experimental SSL authentication


Comments and ratings for APRSdroid - APRS Client
  • (72 stars)

    by Tom Newell on 02/04/2014

    Love it! What an amazing app. Thanks to the developer!

  • (72 stars)

    by David Ranch on 07/03/2014

    The UI is a bit unusual but its all there.. mapping, messaging, status, etc. and the developer is really responsive to bug reports

  • (72 stars)

    by Serge Prakhov on 20/02/2014

    Good app, pls continue developments, maybe add a RF digipeater feature? ( in Afsk mode via spk & mic, but should listen 1st before tx)

  • (72 stars)

    by John Stott on 19/02/2014

    Code received after hiccup working fine good and quick help from George the developer

  • (72 stars)

    by Marc Mueller on 18/02/2014

    Use this all the time when traveling. Actually tracks beacon better when in more remote areas out of reach from digipeaters - as long as there's cell reception you're good.

  • (72 stars)

    by T McMahon on 13/02/2014

    This product works great where you have good access to I-gates or relays but it needs to support I-gate over wifi while using VOX/AFSK to be of significant use in my area.

  • (72 stars)

    by Hugo Martinez on 12/02/2014

    100% highly recommended