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Compare Android / iOS Geofencing vs Bluedot

A Geofencing Alternative to Native Solutions for Location-Powered Apps

A Side-By-Side Review: Android / iOS Geofencing and Bluedot Geofencing Platform

Deliver unforgettable customer experiences and build better products by understanding how your users behave in the real world. Bluedot’s geofencing platform can get you up and running without costly engineering time and resources. 

Start offering use cases such as cashless tolling, drive-thru, and curbside pick up solutions in just 3 simple steps with Bluedot’s proprietary technology: embed the Bluedot SDK, set geofences, and launch your experiences.

Bluedot is the preferred geofencing alternative to native iOS geofencing and Android geofencing for top enterprises such as Salesforce, Oracle, Dunkin’, McDonald’s, EatClub, Transurban (GoToll), and more!

See how Bluedot’s best-in-class location detection helps mobile apps unlock better customer experiences with our Solution Guide eBook.

Geofencing Platform Comparison

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Features Bluedot

Native: iOS Geofencing / Android Geofencing

Radial Geofence Precision 5-10 meters 100-200 meters
Max # of Geofences Unlimited

20 iOS
100 Android

Overlapping, Complex Polygons Yes No
GeolineTM Yes No
Latency Milliseconds Minutes
Confidence Levels – Detection High Low
Dwell Times Yes Android Only
ETA Detection Yes $$$
Battery Drain  Low High
Places (Points of Interest – POI) 200M+ None
Geofence Management Console – UI and API Yes No
Conditioning Engine Filters (e.g. time of day, path & direction, speed, geofence re-trigger times, etc.) Yes No
Marketing Platform Integrations: Salesforce, Oracle, Braze, Airship, Clevertap, etc. Yes No
CDP Integrations: mParticle, Segment, etc. Yes No
Webhooks Yes No 
Public APIs Yes No
Operating System (OS) Support Both Separate
Technical Optimization & Best Practices for OS Updates  Yes No
24/7 Support Desk Yes No
Dedicated Customer Success Manager Yes No
React Native SDK Yes No


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