1. Timbo_UK's Avatar
    A Friend just got the 8520 and theres no GPS on it, yet her sons has it. Is there a setting somewhere to activate it or is it a carrier thing? she's on Virgin UK...Cheers in advance...
    02-20-11 11:52 AM
  2. diegonei's Avatar
    No 8520 has GPS functions. I don't know what device her son has but it is not a 8520.
    02-20-11 01:51 PM
  3. Timbo_UK's Avatar
    lol cheers, I shall inform her of this. I was told they were the same, apparently not lol....
    02-20-11 02:11 PM
  4. littona's Avatar
    Likely using an app the uses cell tower location rather than actual GPS. Google Maps can do that. Accuracy is much less, but it gets you "in the neighborhood".

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    02-21-11 10:13 AM
  5. CoopnHank's Avatar
    Or he has an 8530.
    02-21-11 10:17 AM
  6. Timbo_UK's Avatar
    Im thinking he's got an 8530 lol
    02-21-11 10:26 AM
  7. diegonei's Avatar
    The 8530 is a CDMA phone and as I understand it, Vodaphone UK is GSM. Maybe she has a 9300?
    02-21-11 10:37 AM