Navigon (GPS) Gets Major Update (New Features)August 17, 2012 2 Comments
Navigon, the kickass GPS app for Windows Phone as been updated and it learned a few new tricks.
- FreshMaps: The latest maps at all times with NAVIGON FreshMaps XL! For a single fee you can upgrade your NAVIGON app with maps of the whole of North America and get the latest map updates from the experts every three months for a period of two years.
- Latest Map Guarantee: Guarantees that you receive the latest maps when you make your purchase!
- Traffic Check: Get information about the current traffic conditions in your area before you set off
- Link from Bing Search to the NAVIGON app on your Windows Phone. Lets you start navigating immediately to destinations which you have found on the Internet.
If you do not own a Nokia branded Windows Phone and are looking to buy a GPS app, look no further than Navigon. I used it personally for months and it works great!
Navigon US $49.99
Navigon Europe 84.99 Euros
Transform your Windows Phone 7 smartphone into a fully functional mobile navigation system that is every bit as good as the multi-award-winning personal navigation devices from NAVIGON in terms of its user-friendliness and features.
On-board navigation entails no data transfer or roaming charges, for example, for route calculation or map displays.
*** Features and range of functions ***
- Traffic Live
- Reality View Pro
- NAVIGON MyRoutes
- Lane Assistant Pro
- Speed Assistant
- Safety Camera
- NAVIGON Reality Scanner
- Text-to-Speech and precise spoken announcements
- Different voices (accents)
- Extended Pedestrian Navigation
- Google Local Search
- Destination entry with coordinates
- Emergency help
- Sending current position via SMS or email
- Special destinations along the route
- Simple, intuitive user interface
- Can be used in portrait and landscape format
- 2D and 3D map views
- Automatic day and night mode for map display
- Direct access and navigation to contacts saved in the smartphoneâ€™s address book
- Take Me Home function with a single click
- Favourites can be saved directly on the Windows Phone 7 Start screen via the NAVIGON shortcut
NAVTEQ map material for all of USA:
Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Distric of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississipi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Yersey, New Mexiko, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming
NAVIGON USA requires approximately 1.6 GB of free memory. Please ensure you have sufficient available storage space on your smartphone.