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MotionX GPS

Make sure to log those hikes and snowboarding runs while you're at it

MotionX GPS is a powerful activity tracker that shows your activity on many different kinds of maps

MotionX GPS

by Fullpower®
GPS for all activity
MotionX GPS
MotionX GPS
$1.99 in the App Store

MotionX GPS is a powerful activity tracker that shows your activity on many different kinds of maps. It also tracks hikes, snowboarding and skiing runs, and more.

Apple Watch
MotionX GPS Apple Watch App
MotionX GPS Offers Apple Watch App
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GPS for all activity

What is it about?

Here we have another one of those multitools, providing various fundamental function and a few extras. In the significant feature category, MotionX GPS contains contains dozens of map types. From a simple street atlas to satellite imagery and nearly everything in-between, MotionX GPS has you covered. Information comes from several sources along with precise activity tracking and detailed statistics logging. For added convenience, the developers have decided to embed Facebook access to expand exporting and importing, LED activation for flashlight operation, music selection and playback controls, location-relevant and filtered Wikipedia entries, address searching, plus more.

For those who...

  • Do sports activities like ski, snowboard, paddle board, and more
  • Want precise statistics and information logging

Not for those who...

  • Prefer a simpler app
  • Don't need an app to track hikes or other extreme activities

Why we love it

MotionX GPS is a powerful app that does more than just track your run. It can track other activities like hikes, snowboarding and skiing, paddle boarding, and much more. It also shows you where you've been and gives you many other bits of data that will help you see and determine your progress.

App Screenshots

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App Details

Last updated
August 28, 2019
Release date
December 17, 2008
More info

MotionX GPS is $1.99 but there are more add-ons

  • $4.99

    Custom Map URLs

App Store Description

#1 Winner: Best Outdoor App

#1 iPhone app, Backpacker Magazine

- ComputerWorld

"The software you need!"
- Navigadget

"My favorite when I go hiking"
- Washington Post

"Favorite, hands down"
- Mac Observer


▶ The #1 multi-sport GPS app for the iPhone

▶ Great for hiking, biking, skiing, snowboarding, running, sailing, flying, navigating, geocaching, and more

▶ Over 5 million users, top rated around the world

▶ Most accurate iPhone GPS

▶ Best map selection: choose from 14 different sources including road, terrain, satellite, and marine map types

▶ Free map downloads worldwide! Including OpenStreetMap, terrain maps, and NOAA marine charts

▶ Unlimited map downloading for use offline

▶ Save up to 300 GPS tracks & 2500 waypoints

▶ Live Position Updates: optionally share your position automatically in real-time with others you choose

▶ Optimized for use with the Apple Watch

▶ Advanced interactive stopwatch with voice coaching

▶ Supports DMS, DM, D, MGRS, UTM, and OSGB grid systems

▶ Record GPS tracks and waypoints, follow saved or imported routes, import and export GPX files, display altitude, heading, compass, and much more


Continued use of any GPS service running in the background can significantly decrease battery life.

MotionX is committed to constant improvement. We listen to our users and continuously add the most requested features. Thank you for the feedback!

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