SW Maps - GIS & Data Collector

SW Maps - GIS & Data Collector

A complete and easy to use field GIS and mobile mapping solution

SW Maps - GIS & Data Collector
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SW Maps is a free GIS and mobile mapping app for collecting presenting and sharing geographic information.

Whether you are conducting a full scale GNSS survey with high precision instruments need to collect large amount of location based data using nothing but your phone or just need to view a few shapefiles with labels over a background map on the go SW Maps has it all covered.

Record points lines polygons and even photos and have them displayed over your choice of background map and attach custom attribute data to any feature. Attribute types include text numbers an option from a predefined set of choices photos audio clips and videos.

Conduct high accuracy GPS surveys using external RTK capable receivers over Bluetooth or USB Serial.

Draw features on the map by adding markers and measure distance and area.

Reuse the layers and attributes of a previous project for another survey or create templates and share them with other users.

Share the collected data with other users as Geopackages KMZ or shapefiles or export them to your device storage. Also share and export recorded data as Spreadsheets (XLS/ODS) or CSV files.

-Online Base maps Google Maps or Open Street Map

-Support for multiple mbtiles and KML overlays

-Shapefile layers with attribute categorized styling. View shapefiles in any coordinate system supported by the PROJ.4 library.

-Add multiple online WMTS TMS XYZ or WMS layers and cache tiles for offline use.

-Connect to external RTK GPS receivers through Bluetooth or USB Serial for high accuracy surveying using RTK. Also record data from external receiver for post processing.

-Define multiple number of feature layers each with a set of custom attributes
Feature Types Point Line Polygon
Attribute TypesText Numeric Drop down Options Photos Audio Video
Save as Template for re-use or sharing

-Record GPS tracks with distance measurement

-Draw features on map and export as KMZ Shapefiles GeoJSON or GeoPackages.

-Label features based on attribute values.

-Import feature layers from templates or existing projects.

-Share or export collected data as KMZ (with embedded photographs) shapefiles GeoJSON Geopackage (GPKG) XLS/ODS spreadsheets or csv files.

-Share templates or projects with other users

To load MBTiles KML shapefiles GeoJSON and GeoPackage from external SD card create the following folders in the SD card root and copy files to the relevant folders.

For Android 11 users the SW Maps folder can be found in Android/data/np.com.softwel.swmaps/files.

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About this version (

You can now load Geoid files in gtx format. Copy the gtx files to the SW_Maps/Geoid folder, and select the active geoid in app settings. Orthometric height is recorded and exported for all points. Added option to apply base station antenna PCO to u-blox based receivers based on the antenna model transmitted in the RTCM correction messages. GNSS Receiver connection using Bluetooth LE now supported. Many bug fixes

Other versions released on 01 March 2021 (43 days ago) released on 11 February 2021 (61 days ago) released on 24 January 2021 (79 days ago) released on 17 January 2021 (86 days ago)
2.7.2 released on 25 December 2020 (109 days ago) released on 15 December 2020 (119 days ago)
2.7.0 released on 10 December 2020 (124 days ago) released on 14 October 2020 (181 days ago)
2.6.12 released on 05 October 2020 (190 days ago)
2.6.11 released on 11 September 2020 (214 days ago)
2.6.10 released on 02 September 2020 (223 days ago)
2.6.8 released on 03 August 2020 (253 days ago)
2.6.6 released on 27 July 2020 (260 days ago)
2.6.4 released on 21 July 2020 (266 days ago)
2.6.2 released on 07 July 2020 (280 days ago)
2.6.1 released on 06 July 2020 (281 days ago)

Details and Recent Ratings

Size: 6 MB
Version: by Softwel
Updated: 21 March 2021 (23 days ago)
Released: 25 March 2016
Installations: more than 100 000
SW Maps - GIS & Data Collector
5 Stars: 960
4 Stars: 250
3 Stars: 120
2 Stars: 60
1 Star: 70

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