New version 4.0.0

Hi all!

New update is coming after quite a while, and it brings a lot of cool stuff! New version is rolling out, and here is the complete changelog:

  • Added option for whitelisting app for background battery usage (you can find it in Record Settings);
  • Improved compatibility with Android 8+: recording should work smoother with less gaps (however, battery consumption whitelisting is highly recommended for qualified background recording);
  • Tracks storage is completely rewritten to perform faster and smoother (please give it some time to do migration on the first launch);
  • Yandex Maps SDK updated to the most recent version! Now it works much smoother, looks much better; Unfortunately Yandex doesn’t allow apps to use Satellite layer anymore. For satellite view please use Google Maps;
  • Redesigned work with markers, made it mode simple;
  • Now you can observe and quick copy marker coordinates;
  • Now you can observe distance and direction to the selected point on map (in realtime!);
  • Introduced new panel, which shows current coordinates, number of satellites visible, elevation, speed, recording and gps status;
  • Added Night mode support for Google Maps;
  • UI icons changed, including new location marker on the map;
  • Tracks color mode (speed/elevation gradient or solid) is now persisted between launches;
  • Fixed opening track files from other apps like Google Drive, WhatsApp, etc.
  • Also you can now open track files directly from Chrome browser;
  • Fixed opening track files with quotes in their names;
  • A lot of small other improvements and bugfixes;

You can get the new version as usual, from Google Play. And here you can download APK files directly, if you still didn’t receive the update through Google Play:

Feel free to ask question and provide your feedback!

2 thoughts on “New version 4.0.0

  1. This is my favourite tracking app for recording tracks on my bike.
    But could you PLEASE add the direction of travel so it’s easier to know when a turn is approaching.
    Great app! Just needs to have this option.
    Thanks.

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