Here are the major features of JAS Location Tracker:
- Background updates
Record your location while in the background. You can lock your device, switch to another app, or listen to music, and new location data can still be recorded.
- Resume journey
Resume your journey even if you have stopped it by mistake.
- High accuracy
Intelligently and automatically skip inaccurate location data caused by occasional bad reception.
Add and name placemarks at the current location.
- Google Maps
The journey is presented on Google Maps, with such supported map types as Normal, Satellite, Terrain, Hybrid, and Traffic.
Visualize the journey in graphs, which you can enjoy studying and analyzing.
Detailed statistics of the journey are available. That includes speed, altitude, distance, time, and more.
- Export formats
Export a journey as a KML or GPX file, which are common, standard geographical file formats supported by many popular mapping and geographical information applications and services, including Google Maps, Google Earth, and Bing Maps.
Alternatively, export it as a JAS Journey file so that it can be imported back later.
- Export methods
Send an exported journey as an email attachment, upload it directly to Google Drive (formerly Google Docs) and Dropbox, or pass it to other apps such as Google Earth and Evernote.
- Share screenshots
Share a screenshot of the current map or graph onto Facebook or Twitter, email it to your friends, save it to the camera roll, or share it to other apps like WhatsApp, Line, Google Drive, Dropbox, and Evernote.
- Multiple journeys
View a journey while the app is recording your location into another one at the same time.
- Journey management
Manage all your journeys - create, delete, rename, duplicate, and so on.
- Low battery reminders
Alert you with notifications when the battery level is low.
- Screen orientations
Fully support portrait and landscape orientations. Rotate any time to suit your needs.
- Fullscreen mode
Switch to fullscreen mode at any time for a larger view.
- User-friendly interface
The user interface is intuitive and easy to understand. Smart tips are available to guide you through.
- Rich configurations
Lots of configurable options are available, such as location accuracy, units of measurement (e.g. km vs mile), and many more.
- iOS support
From iOS 9, to the latest iOS 11; from the smallest 3.5-inch iPhone 4S, to the biggest 5.8-inch iPhone X.
- Apple Watch
Start or pause your journey right from your wrist.
- Today widget
Add the widget to the Today View and see basic information of your current journey in the Lock Screen.
- Low battery usage
The usage on battery is minimal. On a fully charged iPhone 5 running on iOS 7, it can keep on recording your location with the highest accuracy for over 9 hours.
- Low resource usage
The usage on CPU and memory is minimal. We work very hard to reduce the usage on these precious resources on your mobile device.
- No network required
An internet connection is not required to record your location. However, some functionalities wouldn't quite work without the internet, such as the Google Maps, or the ability to upload your exported journey to Google Drive.
- iPhone and Apple Watch are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries.
- Google Maps, Google Earth, Google Drive and Google Docs are registered trademarks of Google Inc.
- Bing is either a registered trademark or trademark of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and/or other countries.
- Dropbox is a trademark of Dropbox, Inc.
- Evernote is a trademark of Evernote Corporation and used under a license.
- WhatsApp is a trademark of Whatsapp Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries.