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What Location settings (GPS) are available on my Samsung Galaxy Core Prime™?

GPS and Location Settings

The Location settings let you choose how your mobile device will determine your location. To access the Location settings, from the Home screen, touch Apps Apps Icon > Settings Settings Icon > Location Settings Location Icon . Touch the slider Slider Off to turn Location on Slider On . Touch Agree on the Location consent screen.

E911

Enhanced 911 location services allows emergency services to determine the general location from which a call originated. This feature cannot be turned off and is mandated by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC).

 

Mode

Touch Mode to select the accuracy level of your locating method. Choose from the following:

  • High accuracy: This option has the highest level of accuracy, using GPS, Wi-Fi®, and mobile data networks interchangeably to estimate your location. Data charges may apply when using this option.
  • Power saving: This option uses only Wi-Fi and mobile data networks to estimate your location. Data charges may apply when using this option.
  • GPS only: This option uses only the GPS network to estimate your location.

Recent Location Requests

Any applications that have requested access to your location will display in this area. Under the application name, you will see the battery usage required for this application to make the request. Touch an application to access its App info screen.

Location Services

Your device uses information from Wi-Fi or mobile data networks (or both) to help calculate your position. This lets Google™ use its location services to estimate your location and improve search results and other services. Touch Google Location Reporting to turn Location Reporting and Location Historyon or off.

 

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