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GPS Travel Photo Tracker

Code: A41JF


4.5  out of 5 based on 14 reviews
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  • Small in size, big on memory with great battery performance
  • Record and trace your journey with photo locations using GPS technology
  • View your journey on Google Maps and Google Earth

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GPS Travel Photo Tracker

• Small in size, big on memory with great battery performance• Record and trace your journey with photo locations using GPS technology • View your journey on Google Maps and Google Earth• Retrospectively view a route and locations of your child, vehicle or pet with detailed information on travel, speed, date and time • Pocket-sized water resistant GPS travel tracker - great for blogging your journey! • Upload a travel blog of your journey and associated pictures to software such as Yahoo Flickr; and Google Picasa• Broadcast your travel experience via social networking sites such as Facebook, Twitter, MySpace etc.• Pre-set GPS logging intervals of 5, 10, 15, 30 or 60 seconds or manually set from 1 second to 60 minutes• Geotrack and analyse sports or exercise activities with sport charts and calorie consumption reference• Supplied with USB charging cable, rubber material belt or strap mounting case and software on CD-Rom • Compatible with Windows® 2000, Windows® XP, 32-bit versions of Windows® Vista and Windows 7• Uses a SiRF Star III GPS chipset powered by a 230mAh Lithium-ion battery• Measures just 44.5(h) x 28.5(w) x 13(d) mm • Weighs only 20g

With the supplied i-gotU software, you can now keep a record of your own journey by simply pressing the log button when you take a photo. By ensuring your digital camera and tracker clocks are synchronised, you can easily upload a travel blog of your journey to www.a-trip.com and associated pictures to online album sites such as Yahoo Flickr and Google Picasa™ to quickly share photos with your friends and family online. A travel blog not only helps to visualise your journey on 2D/3D Google Maps™, but also allows you to view the landscape from various angles using Google Earth™ 360 degree panorama technology. The software enables you to create an HTML file with embedded YouTube video links for your friends to see the route of your trip on software such as Google Maps along with pictures you have taken on the way! Alternatively, the GPS travel tracker could even be used to retrospectively track a route of your pet or vehicle, providing detailed information on its whereabouts, velocity, date and time over a given period, without you having been there! The tracker can be set to log your GPS location at preset or user defined intervals and using digitised street mapping on Google Maps™ or Google Earth™, the i-gotU software can accurately report travel activities such as where a vehicle or a pet went to, when it was there and how long it stayed there. In addition to the supplied travel blog software, the product comes with two bonus software titles - Where I Am and Sports Analyser.Where I Am: By connecting the unit to your laptop or netbook as a GPS receiver, you can locate yourself quickly on Google, Yahoo! or Bing Maps and guide yourself onwards. A handy tool for the photographer, backpacker, casual traveller to check POIs around them on the go! The GPS travel tracker can also be used with compatible third party software (not supplied) such as Microsoft Streets and Maps or other navigation software. Sports Analyser: Allows you to track and analyse sports exercise on Google Maps and monitor work-out results with calorie readings, useful charts and statistics analysis. Meet your fitness goals by tracking workout progress with calendar review.Please note that if you wish to use this device to track another individual or their vehicle, you must do so with their full consent and knowledge.
Specifications:
Frequency of GPS logging Battery life (if fully charged)
Every 60 seconds 70 hours
Every 30 seconds 60 hours
Every 15 seconds 30 hours
Every 10 seconds 20 hours
Every 5 seconds 10 hours
Average GPS acquisition time: <35 seconds (cold start)
<35 seconds (warm start)
LEDs: Tracking, charging and status notification
Memory: 65,000 waypoints (supports circular logging
to overwrite old data if desired)
Operating temperature: -10 to +50° centigrade
Software, e-manual and travel blog
websites supports 11 languages: English, Dutch, French, German, Italian,
Spanish, Russian, Japanese, Hungarian,
Traditional Chinese and Simplified Chinese

Reviews

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  • Great for the price.

    Used it on a hot air balloon trip with interesting result's. Found it easy to use & reliable. Recorded the top speed of a mate's fast model powerboat he found that very useful for tuning Etc. But the best bit was clocking the top speed of our dog !

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  • Awesome GPS Logger

    I was very surprised when i played with this little piece white plastic. Its small and neat and packs a lot of feature. The software is one of the best i've come across and requires no cutting and pasting or importing of log files. You simply plug the device into your PC with the included cable. Open the Sports Analyzer software and the GPS tracks are instantly overlayed on Google Earth showing speed altitude time date etc. My only criticism is the charging/data cable not being USB Mini or Micro rather than some sort of old sony ericsson phone plug.

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  • I purchased this unit to track riding trips. The unit itself is excellent, it is small, has good battery life and has behaved without fault. Unfortunately, the software has to be the most illogical, unfriendly software that I have ever had the misfortune to use. Screen,settings are not where they should be, and the instructions are poor. It works, if my laptop is connected to the internet by wi-fi or LAN, but not by 3G dongle, which of course, is what I want to use it with most of the time. This means that I usually have to wait until getting home before plotting a trip. If the manufacturers sorted the software, it would get 5 stars.

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  • Very neat piece of gear. Works well although it's is a bit erratic when walking in a straight line and just makes it up if you lose the GPS signal. Software is easy to use and the ability to sync the route with photos taken is impressive once you have checked that the time on camera is exactly the same as on the tracker.

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  • Excellent device.Instruction details are not of the best

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  • A fun, inexpensive little device that really works. It is just for personal journey records, not like the top of range commercial trackers. but a simple device to record your chosen trip. Great fun.

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  • The device works perfectly, and the mapping software is excellent. First tiem out it showed me where I parked the car eighty miles away, and next time where I detoured around a rock fall while hiking. A bargain.

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  • Bought recently mainly for orienteering purposes - logging my runs plus helping with pinpointing features when I'm making a map. Finds the signal usually within a minute or so while I'm warming up. Easy to use software but beware of the USB cable as I broke the small lugs on Day 1 and had to buy a replacement. The manual covers removing the cable but if you don't read it all first you'll miss the vital way of inserting the cable. Overall really pleased with it.

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  • A handy little gadget that really works! It also has the ability to show google maps (satellite) of the whole world whilst offline. Handy if you are on the road and using a slow dongle! So far I have not found any things I would complain about with it. 10/10

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  • I have just purchased this little gadget. So far it has performed extremely well and quite accurately. One thing that should be emphasised more is the fact that Google earth covering the whole world is there on the disk so you dont even need to be logged in to explore the world!

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  • russell said:

    will this work with windows 8?

    Not out of the box, but the firmware / driver update on the link below will make it work with Windows 8 http://global.mobileaction.com/download/i-gotU_download1.jsp

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  • David canning said:

    Can this be used to tell how far I have walked on a hike. Like a pedometer but much more accurate. David

    No sorry this product does not support that.

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  • katie said:

    Does this unit receive a good signal when inside a wetsuit or waterproof bag or similar?

    Yes the product does support that.

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  • Sre said:

    Is this GT120 or GT-200

    This is the GT120 the GT200 can be found under order code A47JU

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  • astrirt said:

    If fitted into a car and left on all the time, can you check on the internet where it is live?

    With this unit, you can retrospectively track where your vehicle has been - but you cannot track the device live on the internet as it moves.

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  • Robin Edwards said:

    Will the photo-tracker work worldwide ?

    Yes the product does support that.

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  • Ciaran said:

    Does this device give retrospective details such as top speed reached on a jouney, location of top speed, average speed, total time of journey.

    Yes the product does support that.

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  • Matthew said:

    Is there a manufacturer site with more info at all please?

    yes there is please visit http://www.i-gotu.com/

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  • Tonie Holt said:

    Does this device give lat and long readout of a current location?

    Yes the product does support that.

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