in my device (Aquaris E5) GPS stopped working after OTA-13 update.
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MX4 GPS doesn't work at all
Status in Canonical System Image:
Status in location-service package in Ubuntu:
When using location for navigation, GPS is essential. Location can
also be based on Wifi or phone network, but accuracy for that is
insufficient for driving/geocaching/any application except nearby
I can currently only get a location based on wifi / phone network. If
I disable this feature, I get no location at all. Not after reboot,
not sometimes, not ever.
Trying to do: Navigate using GPS and/or network
What I expect: Accuracy is high with all location services on. It
decreases slightly when network based location is switched off. It
decreases sharply when only GPS is switched off.
What happens: Accuracy is very low (30m - 2000m) with all location
services on. Location is impossible when network based location is
switched off. It doesn't make a difference if I switch the GPS on or
This may be a hardware issue, and I'll probably be sending in my phone
(MX4) for check/repair, but that would mean missing my phone. I'd much
rather troubleshoot myself.
I already have location test and sensorsstatus to monitor this, but I
want to know more about if the chip is functioning. Which logs are
relevant? I've thought about flashing android on and seeing if that
helps (which makes it a software issue), or doesn't (which makes it a
hardware issue). Is there an easier way to get an answer to the
Meizu MX4, Ubuntu 15.04r4
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