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Old 12-30-2007, 11:35 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Any preferences for a BT gps puck for finding where I am when walking around NY, London, etc.?

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Old 12-30-2007, 05:47 PM   #2 (permalink)
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I use this one and have been very happy with it:

Review: Freedom Input Keychain GPS 2000 Bluetooth Receiver

Freedom Input Ltd - Freedom Keychain GPS 2000
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Have you used it for walking rather than driving? Some units are better at one than the other.
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Old 12-31-2007, 05:27 PM   #4 (permalink)
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I've used my Freedom 2000 keychain GPS walking around (hiking, in shopping centers) and have found it to work perfectly...haven't been in between very tall buildings, though.
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Yep...I use mine when walking. No issues.
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Nothing will be perfect in the city. There is a lot of signal bouncing and obscured sky to deal with. An external puck like what John Clark posted will help a lot though. My 8310 with internal GPS can at times take a little longer then I would like to pick up the satellites.
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