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Drivemate KingKong

Drivemate KingKong


CARMATE~~DriveMate KingKong is a basic speedometer application software program that uses the GPS function. This speedometer software program functions a retro design and has a warning chime function for over speeding. It sounds an alarm chime* when the vehicle exceeds the set speed limit.*The application software program is named soon after the “dingdong” alarm sound (sounds like “kin-kon” or “king-kong” when expressed in Japanese).━━ What is the speed warning chime? ━━It was mandatory for all Japanese vehicles to be equipped with speed alarms between 1974 and 1986. Reminding you of the chime sounds of those days, this speed alarm is utilised to make you pay attention to the vehicle’s speed when you exceed a particular limit (ordinary passenger car: approx. 100 km/h, light automobile: approx. 80km/h).━━ Target users ━━★Persons who want to be conscious of the moving speed and distance even though driving/riding a auto, bus, train, or bicycle and jogging or walking.★Persons who want to control the moving speed.★Persons who lengthy for the nostalgic “dingdong” speed alarm sounds of the Japanese cars of 1974 to 1986.━━ Attributes ━━★Speedometer When the iPhone or iPad receives Global Positioning System (GPS) satellite signals, the speedometer displays your present speed. The down arrow (▼) symbol will be displayed at the highest speed recorded because the application software program was began up. The highest speed can be displayed only when the vehicle moves at 20 km/h (MPH) or faster.You can use the lower proper switch to alter the display unit between “km/h” and “MPH.”The meter can display speeds between and 180km/h (MPH).There is an extra function (provided at a charge) that allows you to set the highest speed from four selections (60, 180, 240, and 360).The left side indicator (satellite icon) amongst the indicators under the meter informs you of the receiving status of GPS satellite signals. The indicator lights red when you are in a place such as a constructing or tunnel that blocks reception of GPS satellite signals. It turns green when GPS satellite signals can be received effectively. ★Speed warning chime When you exceed the set speed limit, the speed warning indicator under the screen lights red and the application sounds a “dingdong” speed warning chime at the exact same time.You can change the setting speed by tapping the Setting button and moving the red needle displayed on the screen with your finger. The speed-warning chime may possibly sound slightly off-tempo at times simply because this speedometer attempts to reproduce the feel of the 70s and 80s chimes. This is not a bug. This application software does not have a volume adjustment function. Use the volume control on the iPhone or iPad to adjust the sound.★Travelling distanceThe meter displays the distance that has been traveled while this application software is turned on. The distance is measured in kilometers (or miles).The upper display shows the odometer. This value cumulates until you uninstall the application software program.The lower display shows the trip meter. This value is reset when you tap the Reset button. The value on the rightmost column (white portion) shows a unit of 100 meters (or .1 mile).★Warning lamp (rightmost lamp)When a “certain condition” is met, the rightmost indicator under the meter lights. This hidden function is provided for you to take pleasure in obtaining out this “condition” whilst you are using this application software.【Warning and cautions】■Never operate this application software whilst you are driving a car.■If the alarm chime makes you drowsy, quit utilizing the alarm right away.■Be certain to use this application software program when you are outside. Otherwise, it might not display the accurate speed and distance.■This application software program uses the Location Service, consequently turn ON the Location Service when you use it.Hardware requirements:iPhone 3G, 3GS, and 4iPad Wi-Fi + 3G model

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