1. Zolotoy's Avatar
    If I take my locked phone to another country can I use it as a GPS only?

    Last edited by Zolotoy; 02-27-2013 at 04:06 PM.
    02-27-2013 03:39 PM
  2. Yev91's Avatar
    The phone runs with no sim card, so I don't see why not. You will have to download the maps through wifi though.

    Well to be more clear, from my understanding, the GPS function should work with no data or sim card.
    02-27-2013 04:10 PM
  3. ttxzee's Avatar
    I've been doing this with an att locked htc surround w/ hacked nokia software. definitely works.
    02-28-2013 09:47 PM
  4. dermotw's Avatar
    Yes, so long as you downloaded the maps for the countries you need to the phone first (use wifi!!). Remember it'll be slower to get a 'first fix' without the data connection to help it.
    03-01-2013 03:20 AM

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