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Galaxy S20 series owners report major GPS lock-on concerns

Galaxy S20 series owners report major GPS lock-on concerns

It looks like some Samsung Galaxy S20 series phones suffer from GPS issues too.

It looks like some Samsung Galaxy S20 series phones suffer from GPS issues too.

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Consumers have reported switching their devices out for brand-new ones and still suffering from the concern, recommending that it’s a wider software or hardware problem rather than one or two faulty phones. Some users have actually also taken to disabling their 5G, utilizing a GPS Locker app, restarting the phone, resetting network settings, and utilizing a various SIM, with varying levels of success.

XDA notes that they have not identified any complaints online about the Exynos models, adding that a staff member’s Exynos phone does not struggle with this problem either. For what it’s worth, our own Dhruv Bhutani reported that his Exynos device didn’t have an issue either. This isn’t definitive evidence that the problem is limited to Snapdragon variants though.

Samsung hasn’t released a statement on this matter yet, but it’s clearly a problem no matter which way you cut it.

Have you experienced this GPS concern on your Galaxy S20 series device? Offer us all the information (i.e. model, area) below!

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