Google Maps Navigation is the free GPS navigation application for your mobile phone. Using the core services provided by Google, the Google Maps Navigation provides real time address search, voice recognition, map search, real time traffic data, street view and satellite view, all for FREE!
Some of the best features included with Google Maps Navigation are:
3D satellite views of your route
High level 3D views of your route with roads, terrains and points of interest marked out. You have the ability to rotate views and zooming features.
Turn By Turn voice guidance
Automatic rerouting - exactly what you need when you miss that turn!
Street view detail to pin point your destination
The wide area now covered by Google street view enhances the navigation of all major routes and cities. See your chosen destination in detail including points of interest.
Up to date Google maps available via the internet
Google updates its maps constantly, so you never have the need to upgrade the application nor purchase additional maps
Live traffic data via the internet
Traffic problems are highlighted on the Google map using traffic light coding. green, yellow and red. The severity of the traffic is dictated by the intensity and colour of the beacons.
Google Maps for mobile is currently supported on most mobile phones including:
Windows Mobile: Download Binary
Symbian S60 3rd Edition (most new Nokia smartphones): Download Binary
Palm OS: Download Binary
Google Maps Navigation is currently supported by Android but will be available to all main stream mobiles in the near future. Its a free application and provides all the features that your high street GPS navigation system with the bonus that its completely free.
The nice thing about Google Maps Navigation is that it fits perfectly into the other Google apps such as street view, satellite view and Google Search. Using the application its possible to plan your route using the plain English search function, then follow your route with the aid of voice recognition and satellite views. Once you get close to your destination, switching to street view allows you to pin point your destination visually. Perfect!
With millions of users already using the Google Maps for mobile its only a matter of time before we are all moving over to the Google Map Navigation on our mobiles! So, get your hands on the latest Google invention and save yourself a few dollars along the way..
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