Navigate with Garmin-caliber GPS data on the mobile device of your choice. GLO brings you the best of both worlds by combining GPS/GLONASS receivers with Bluetooth® technology so you can enjoy precise position information on your iPad, iPhone or Android device.
The Accuracy of GPS + GLONASS
GLO can receive position information from both the GPS and GLONASS satellite constellations, allowing it to connect to up to 24 more satellites than devices that rely on GPS alone. This allows GLO to lock on to satellites approximately 20 percent faster and remain connected even at high speed. What’s more, GLO updates its position information at 10 times per second — that’s up to 10 times more often than the GPS receivers in many mobile devices.
Set It Up and Go
Using Bluetooth technology, GLO wirelessly pairs to your mobile device. Just set GLO within range of your mobile device, and in moments you’ll be receiving GLO’s position data. It has up to 12 hours of battery life to keep your position on long trips, and charging GLO between uses is easy with the included USB cable or optional 12/24 volt cigarette lighter adapter. The optional friction mount keeps the receiver safe on your dashboard and in full view of satellites.
Unit size, WxHxD: .70" x 1.65" x 3.04" (1.78 x 4.19 x 7.72 cm)
Does the Garmin Glo require a subscription and does this work with Foreflight?
GPS is free to receive. Aviation apps require GPS otherwise they do not work so there is no subscription. Yes it will work with Foreflight but I recommend ordering the GLO for aviation p/n 11-10779 as it comes with dash mount and charger as this part just comes with the GPS receiver.
What are technical differences between Garmin Glo Portable GPS's part #11-10779 and the part #11-11571?
Part #11-10779 is the same Garmin Glo Portable GPS but comes with more accessories than part #11-11571. This information can be found in the "In The Box" tab.
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