GPS Location Recorder

GPS Location Recorder

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GPS Location Recorder is easy to use, small in size, battery efficient, and works like a charm.

Easy to use:
Saving and sharing a GPS location/waypoint or a route has never been easier.

The app is small, and takes up less than 10% of storage space on phone compared to many top apps used to
track running, walking, cycling, biking, skiing, hiking etc (app is less than 0.8 MB).

Battery efficient:
By using advanced algorithms, operations that consumes battery is kept to a minimum.

By using the GPS in your Android phone you can track all your outdoor distance-based activity.

PS! Please send us an email if you experience errors or have suggestions to improvements
(email: solheim2000 (a)

- Save GPS location/waypoint (longitude/latitude coordinates)
- Save route while you walk/run/hike/cycle/drive etc.
- Show your speed as Km/h, Mph or knot
- Show distance as meter and kilometer, miles or nautical miles
- Show calories burned if activity is set to walking, running, cycling og hiking
- Shows average and max speed of a route
- Shows max and minimum altitude of a route
- Get list of saved GPS locations and routes.
- See your route in a map in the app.
- Get voice feedback (in english) during your activity about distance and time.
- Send saved GPS locations and routes in email (either as plain text or in KML-format).
- Share your saved location on Facebook/Twitter/Google+ etc. (depending of which social apps are installed on your phone).
- Shows your speed as you moves, works as a speedometer (select between Km/h, Mph or knot).
- Get map of current location if your phone are connected to internet. (Map may also show when not connected to internet if map is cached earlier on phone. Caching is done automatically. This is called offline maps.)
- Text in english or norwegian.

Works fine without internet connection. Also map may be shown without internet connection, ie offline maps
(depending if map tile is already download on sd-card, this is done automatically).

PS! If your GPS signal is poor, the distance in a recorded GPS route or GPS location may be inaccurate.
The better GPS signal you have, the more accurate distance and location you get.

PS! Recorded tracks have a max duration of 6 hours. After 6 hours of recording recording will stop.

Example of use of GPS Location Recorder:
- As a GPS tracker that tracks all your distance-based activity using the GPS in your Android phone.
- As a sports tracker when walking, jogging, running, hiking, cycling, skiing etc.
- As a training log for all your outdoor distance-based activity.
- As a ski tracker and snowboard tracker to keep track of your ski and snowboard runs
- As a sailing tracker, a GPS tracker for your sailing tour
- As a way of locating a secret spot you find (blueberries spot, metal detector spot. fishing spot).
- Simply as a GPS speedometer while you drive, sit on the bus, train etc.
- As a way to measure distance between two points.

For information about how to improve accuracy in the app, see:

Do you have questions or comments please send an email to solheimsoftware [at]

Made in Oslo, Norway.

Tags: gps speedometer recorder, gps location recorder, code for tracking location between two points, gps logger oslo, gps place saver, gps recorder andoid.

Recently changed in this version

New in version 0.808 (April 15):
- Fixed two small bugs

New in version 0.806 (April 10):
- Added option to show altitude as meter or feet
- Added support for premium membership (free before june)
- Small improvement in voice feedback (added voice when recording is started)
- Small improvement in maps with markers (more transparent markers)

Do you have questions or comments please send an email to solheimsoftware [at]

Comments and ratings for GPS Location Recorder
  • (67 stars)

    by Ahmed Dev on 27/03/2014

    Very usefull for me ... THANX.

  • (67 stars)

    by Paul Pomès-Bordedebat on 16/03/2014

    I was looking for an application like that in order to distribute some papers in the letterboxes of my city (to see where I already went) and THIS is a perfect app, easy to use ! Congratulations for the developers, and thank you !

  • (67 stars)

    by D Emerson on 01/03/2014

    Pick this one for an easy app to use

  • (67 stars)

    by Jayvardhan Patil on 01/03/2014

    This app does what is says. Please add the ability to share my current location via SMS. It helps if I need to tell someone where I am.

  • (67 stars)

    by Robert Cole on 11/02/2014

    It won't even open. Does nothing but look for GPS signal when my other GPS apps have an excellent signal. Yet anothe app that's a total waist of time. HTC Amaze.

  • (67 stars)

    by Pillai Nyuut on 11/02/2014

    Verry nice apps but need a virtuall compass on the screen.. good jobs guys

  • (67 stars)

    by Vu Nguyen on 08/02/2014