Please correct the following

    Request A Free Catalog

    Which Catalog would you like?


    Would you like to receive email-only specials?



    Free Trial - AOPA Flight Training Magazine

    This free offer is valid for student pilots residing in the U.S. and limited to one free trial membership per student. It cannot be combined with a paid AOPA membership. No purchase necessary.

    Email Sign-up

    Sporty's Pilot Shop

    Why wait for the next catalog to hit your mailbox? If you sign up for our Email Specials, you’ll receive new product announcements right away. You’ll also get access to special offers and photo contests.

    Free Shipping
    Dual Electronics iPad/Android GPS with Bluetooth - Dual XGPS150A 9044A Dual Electronics iPad/Android GPS with Bluetooth - Dual XGPS150A
    Rated 4.4555984556 /5 based on 259 customer reviews
    99.95
    Product description: Remote GPS for your iPad or iPhone!This reliable GPS is easy to use, with a dedicated on/off button and built-in battery. Communicates via Bluetooth with all iPad models, iPhone, iPod Touch, and many Android®, Windows®, and Blackberry® smart phones and tablets. It's a great way to get reliable, accurate position information for use with popular apps like ForeFlight, Wing X and more. Just turn it on and fly – no setup required. Features:High-sensitivity GPS receiver works with most apps that require GPSWirelessly connects to devices via BluetoothRechargeable battery lasts up to 8.5 hoursUSB charging via the included USB cableIncludes a non-slip dashboard padIncludes an adjustable strap to attach to an arm or a backpackIncludes 12V car chargerAlso comes with a useful GPS Status Tool app (Available Free on the iTunes store). The app is a simple utility application that shows detailed information including:Your location (or whether the device is still determining where you are)How many satellites the device sees and the signal strength of each satelliteThe battery level of the unit and whether or not it is chargingConfirmation the receiver is successfully connected to your iPad/iPod touch/iPhone View owner’s manual Do I Need an External iPad GPS?The 3G model of the iPad, in addition to its built-in cellular antenna, also includes an internal GPS. The GPS is completely separate from the 3G data service, so you don’t even have to have an active data plan for the GPS to work. You could buy the 3G model purely for the GPS and never activate the data plan, saving yourself some money. But the on-board iPad GPS was made for ground use, and it’s not very reliable in the air. It has a tendency to drop offline, especially when switching between apps. For this reason, most iPad pilots—even those with a 3G iPad—opt for an external GPS. They are extremely accurate (WAAS-enabled) and very reliable. They also offer free apps that allow you to monitor the GPS’s performance. "...we recommend using an external GPS with the iPad if you want reliable GPS data.""...it performed flawlessly on our test flight home from Oshkosh."-- The Aviation Consumer

    Click image to zoom

    Additional Photos

    Dual Electronics iPad/Android GPS with Bluetooth - Dual XGPS150A

    Overall Customer Rating

    Read all 259 Reviews
    $99.95

    Professionally wrapped in navy blue paper with brilliant white ribbon and a personalized card. Please allow 1 extra day for processing gift wrapped orders.

    ID: 9044A
    Every order enters you to win a new airplane!

    Remote GPS for your iPad or iPhone!

    This reliable GPS is easy to use, with a dedicated on/off button and built-in battery. Communicates via Bluetooth with all iPad models, iPhone, iPod Touch, and many Android®, Windows®, and Blackberry® smart phones and tablets. It's a great way to get reliable, accurate position information for use with popular apps like ForeFlight, Wing X and more. Just turn it on and fly – no setup required.

    Features:

    • High-sensitivity GPS receiver works with most apps that require GPS
    • Wirelessly connects to devices via Bluetooth
    • Rechargeable battery lasts up to 8.5 hours
    • USB charging via the included USB cable
    • Includes a non-slip dashboard pad
    • Includes an adjustable strap to attach to an arm or a backpack
    • Includes 12V car charger

    Also comes with a useful GPS Status Tool app (Available Free on the iTunes store). The app is a simple utility application that shows detailed information including:

    • Your location (or whether the device is still determining where you are)
    • How many satellites the device sees and the signal strength of each satellite
    • The battery level of the unit and whether or not it is charging
    • Confirmation the receiver is successfully connected to your iPad/iPod touch/iPhone

    View owner’s manual

    Do I Need an External iPad GPS?

    The 3G model of the iPad, in addition to its built-in cellular antenna, also includes an internal GPS. The GPS is completely separate from the 3G data service, so you don’t even have to have an active data plan for the GPS to work. You could buy the 3G model purely for the GPS and never activate the data plan, saving yourself some money. But the on-board iPad GPS was made for ground use, and it’s not very reliable in the air. It has a tendency to drop offline, especially when switching between apps. For this reason, most iPad pilots—even those with a 3G iPad—opt for an external GPS. They are extremely accurate (WAAS-enabled) and very reliable. They also offer free apps that allow you to monitor the GPS’s performance.

    "...we recommend using an external GPS with the iPad if you want reliable GPS data."

    "...it performed flawlessly on our test flight home from Oshkosh."

    -- The Aviation Consumer

    Question marks Have questions? Ask our experts: iPad@sportys.com

    Overall
    Durability
    Reliability
    Value
    Usability
    Expected
    100% (0)
    100% (0)
    100% (0)
    100% (0)
    100% (0)
    Overall Rating
    Average
    0
    Total Reviews
    Recommended
    (100%)(100%)
    |   Order By
    Page of 13
    259

    Location - , IL

    Date - 9-17-2014

    Pilot Rating - Private

    Overall
    Durability
    Reliability
    Value
    Usability
    Expected
    Recommended Yes
    This thing is great!
    Pros

    So sensitive, I can achieve a GPS fix indoors! I used fore flight to record my drive to the airport, and it was so sensitive, that I could tell where I changed lanes! I'm able to leave the device in my headset bag during the flight. Truly turn it on and forget about it!

    Cons

    Sometimes my iPad doesn't connect with the Bluetooth, but recycling the Bluetooth antenna on my iPad fixes that every time.

    General Comments

    ( No General Comments Listed From Reviewer )

    Date - 8-19-2014

    Pilot Rating - Private

    Overall
    Durability
    Reliability
    Value
    Usability
    Expected
    Recommended Yes
    WAAS for your ipad
    Pros

    small and accurate

    Cons

    battery

    General Comments

    nice addition to the flight bag. Great price for a WAAS compatible device. Works fine with Garmin Pilot.

    Date - 7-30-2014

    Pilot Rating - ATP

    Overall
    Durability
    Reliability
    Value
    Usability
    Expected
    Recommended No
    Very Poor Reception
    Pros

    ( No Pros Listed From Reviewer )

    Cons

    Poor reception.

    General Comments

    Very poor reception both in and out of aircraft,B757. It takes forever if never to find itself. I travel worldwide and constantly change locations with a lot of time between use. I will set this in the hotel window for an hour and it will never sink up or get reception. My Garmin handheld in the same location has no problem at all and sinks up in less than a minute.

    Reviewer - hddupuis@gmail.com

    Date - 6-23-2014

    Pilot Rating - Student

    Overall
    Durability
    Reliability
    Value
    Usability
    Expected
    Recommended Yes
    Pros

    The DUAL XGOS150A paired with my iPad in seconds and Foreflight works perfectly with it. The antenna's rubber base adheres to the glare shield and is so small that it is almost invisible from the pilot's seat. I have not used it long enough to know about maximum battery life but 2, two hour flights without a re-charge was without issue. The online App is great to monitor Satellite connectivity and battery life.

    Cons

    ( No Cons Listed From Reviewer )

    General Comments

    I would recommend this antennae to any iPad user of Fore-Flight or other applicable flight applications.

    Reviewer - tomvaillencourt

    Location - Salem, CT

    Date - 5-30-2014

    Pilot Rating - Commercial

    Overall
    Durability
    Reliability
    Value
    Usability
    Expected
    Recommended Yes
    Pros

    Works very very well.
    Anti-skid rubber mat stays put on glare shield.

    Cons

    Small enough to easily misplace or leave behind in a cockpit.

    General Comments

    ( No General Comments Listed From Reviewer )

    Reviewer - jamatru

    Location - Miami, FL

    Date - 4-22-2014

    Pilot Rating - Private

    Overall
    Durability
    Reliability
    Value
    Usability
    Expected
    Recommended Yes
    A 5 Stars Product!
    Pros

    Easy to use,no wires which really helps in the cockpit.

    Cons

    ( No Cons Listed From Reviewer )

    General Comments

    I have been testing it and is by far an excellent product.

    Reviewer - djgerle

    Location - sewickley, PA

    Date - 4-8-2014

    Pilot Rating - ATP

    Overall
    Durability
    Reliability
    Value
    Usability
    Expected
    Recommended Yes
    Pros

    accurate and easy to use. the app is a must

    Cons

    ( No Cons Listed From Reviewer )

    General Comments

    great

    Reviewer - Mic

    Location - Portland, OR

    Date - 3-26-2014

    Pilot Rating - Private

    Overall
    Durability
    Reliability
    Value
    Usability
    Expected
    Recommended Yes
    Pros

    Works perfecly. Precise. Easy set-up; Linked to iPad within a few seconds on very first time. Nice construction and design. Great non-skid pad included.

    Cons

    None found yet.

    General Comments

    You need this antenna if you fly with an iPad. Download the free apps. It's useful to check battery, precision and reception levels.

    Date - 3-13-2014

    Pilot Rating - Commercial

    Overall
    Durability
    Reliability
    Value
    Usability
    Expected
    Recommended Yes
    Dan
    Pros

    Great buy. Love it. Works great with ForeFlight.

    Cons

    ( No Cons Listed From Reviewer )

    General Comments

    ( No General Comments Listed From Reviewer )

    Date - 1-23-2014

    Pilot Rating - Private

    Overall
    Durability
    Reliability
    Value
    Usability
    Expected
    Recommended Yes
    Great Item
    Pros

    ( No Pros Listed From Reviewer )

    Cons

    ( No Cons Listed From Reviewer )

    General Comments

    ( No General Comments Listed From Reviewer )

    Location - Mesa, AZ

    Date - 12-30-2013

    Pilot Rating - Student

    Overall
    Durability
    Reliability
    Value
    Usability
    Expected
    Recommended Yes
    Great little GPS
    Pros

    awesomely small, lasts a long time with one charge.

    Cons

    make sure you know where you put it...it's so small that it could be forgotten or fall behind the dash.

    General Comments

    ( No General Comments Listed From Reviewer )

    Reviewer - mike salman

    Location - Cordova, TN

    Date - 12-23-2013

    Pilot Rating - Private

    Overall
    Durability
    Reliability
    Value
    Usability
    Expected
    Recommended Yes
    It's ok
    Pros

    It works

    Cons

    Flying in a Mooney limits your space for accessorys. I have to use the arm band.

    General Comments

    It should come with a suction cup adaptor.

    Reviewer - dscott3984

    Date - 12-22-2013

    Pilot Rating - Private

    Overall
    Durability
    Reliability
    Value
    Usability
    Expected
    Recommended Yes
    Pros

    ( No Pros Listed From Reviewer )

    Cons

    ( No Cons Listed From Reviewer )

    General Comments

    Using and setting this GPS up with an iphone/ipad is a breeze. The only complaint I have is the battery life could stand to last a little longer.

    Location - Zanesville, Ohio,

    Date - 10-15-2013

    Pilot Rating - Private

    Overall
    Reliability
    Value
    Usability
    Expected
    Recommended Yes
    Works well after firmware revision.
    Pros

    ( No Pros Listed From Reviewer )

    Cons

    ( No Cons Listed From Reviewer )

    General Comments

    ( No General Comments Listed From Reviewer )

    Reviewer - Mike

    Location - nj, NJ

    Date - 9-26-2013

    Pilot Rating - Private

    Overall
    Durability
    Reliability
    Value
    Usability
    Expected
    Recommended Yes
    Pros

    Simple to use. Does what is expected.

    Cons

    Rubber dashboard mat ripped within the first month from normal usage of inserting and removing the unit for charging. This was very disappointing!

    General Comments

    I'm using this with Foreflight on an iPad2(3G). I really wanted to avoid spending the $100 and just use the internal ipad GPS. However, I quickly found out how unreliable the internal GPS was. The Dual GPS has solved those problems and works seamlessly with Foreflight. I did have issues using it in-flight after I upgraded the ipad to IOS6. However, that was resolved after following the 'How to use the Dual GPS direct connection feature in ForeFlight' directions featured on ipadpilotnews.com. Now things work perfectly.

    Location - Los Angeles, CA

    Date - 8-12-2013

    Pilot Rating - Instrument

    Overall
    Durability
    Reliability
    Value
    Usability
    Expected
    Recommended No
    Unreliable
    Pros

    Satellite tracking seems to be good. Great iOS App - Dual Apps - for verifying connection works well.

    Cons

    Bluetooth connection tends to be unreliable and often drops off in flight (used with Foreflight). Difficult to reconnect in-flight.
    Battery life seems to be worst than Garmen GLO.

    General Comments

    ( No General Comments Listed From Reviewer )

    Sporty's Response

    The most recent update to Foreflight has remedied the reliability issue.

    Date - 7-24-2013

    Pilot Rating - ATP

    Overall
    Durability
    Reliability
    Value
    Usability
    Expected
    Recommended Yes
    Pros

    ( No Pros Listed From Reviewer )

    Cons

    ( No Cons Listed From Reviewer )

    General Comments

    ( No General Comments Listed From Reviewer )

    Reviewer - Dpeterhansdual GPS

    Location - Las Vegas ,

    Date - 7-21-2013

    Pilot Rating - Student

    Overall
    Durability
    Reliability
    Value
    Usability
    Expected
    Recommended Yes
    Pros

    ( No Pros Listed From Reviewer )

    Cons

    ( No Cons Listed From Reviewer )

    General Comments

    ( No General Comments Listed From Reviewer )

    Reviewer - asmolkin7520

    Location - Richmond, VA

    Date - 7-19-2013

    Pilot Rating - Instrument

    Overall
    Durability
    Reliability
    Value
    Usability
    Expected
    Recommended Yes
    Pros

    Improves iPad capability, easy to use.

    Cons

    ( No Cons Listed From Reviewer )

    General Comments

    ( No General Comments Listed From Reviewer )

    Reviewer - Dan

    Location - Novi, MI

    Date - 7-8-2013

    Pilot Rating - Commercial

    Overall
    Durability
    Reliability
    Value
    Usability
    Expected
    Recommended No
    Pros

    Nice unit, sits well in it encasement, non slipp. Battery lasts sufficient time.

    Cons

    Strange, my iphone paired right off. However, to date, I have been unable to pair the gps with my ipad. Thus, it is pointless to own. I wish I had not purchased.

    General Comments

    ( No General Comments Listed From Reviewer )

    ( No Reviews Found )
    Page of 13

    One Year Guarantee

    Our one-year guarantee has not changed since we introduced our first product in 1962. If for any reason you are not 100% satisfied with your purchase, let us know—we will make it right. If you would like a refund or exchange, please return the product on a timely basis in the same condition in which it was received.

    Price Guarantee

    Sporty’s guarantees competitive pricing on everything we sell. If you find a competitor offering an identical item at a lower advertised price, just mail or fax us the ad, and Sporty’s will match that price.

    Standard Express Shipping

    We offer the fastest shipping in the business, so you won’t have to wait for your important charts or a last-minute gift. Since we stock almost everything we sell, we offer same day shipping: in-stock orders placed by 5pm Eastern (weekdays), will be shipped that same day, often within minutes of ordering.

    Plus, all orders arrive in just 2 business days with standard shipping.

    Overnight shipping is also available on most items.

    Shipping

    Return Policy

    For over 50 years, in addition to same day shipping, Sporty’s has offered same day returns and same day exchanges. Each day, we process all returns and exchanges before new orders go out. We know of no other company who does this!

    Sporty’s Shops
    ATTN: Returns Dept
    Clermont County/Sporty’s Airport
    2001 Sporty’s Drive
    Batavia, OH 45103
    Customer Service
    Privacy Policy

    A timely basis would allow enough time for you to try the product once or twice. We feel 30 days allows ample time to do this. After 30 days, we will continue to support the product for a full year, but refunds and exchanges are not accepted.

    Contact Us

    To Order
    1.800.776.7897
    Customer Service
    1.513.735.9000
    Fax
    1.800.543.8633

    Connect

    Sign Up for Special Offers

    Blogs

    Sporty’s Family of Catalogs

    Wright Bros Preferred Living Tool Shop
    Copyright © 2000-2014, Sportsman’s Market, Inc.