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| | Re: Gps working without BIS
To get GPS, you need to have location services on and be outside with a clear view of the sky. It can take 20 minutes or more to get a lock. But as dc/dc said, you need a BB data plan to get any of the map applications to work.
And in some parts of the world, GPS from US satellites is blocked.