Google Maps for Mobile
OS: Android, iPhone,
Size: Varies with Device
Google map for mobile is a free service provided by Google for mapping purposes in Smartphones. It offers street and road maps along with many related characteristics like direction, distance and co-ordinates. It’s an indispensable and powerful application that can trace your location using GPS, WLAN, WI-Fi or cell transmitter based technology. Initially, it was designed for Java based phones and mobile phones, but new versions of Google Maps for mobile support wide variety of devices that include android, blackberry, iPhone, nokia and windows phones.
The most common features of this application are Latitude finder, driving directions and layered view. The GPS navigation can help you get any direction or route turn by turn. Apart from the street and road maps, this application provides the indoor maps too; inside selected retail stores, airport shopping mall or other important and big infrastructures. The compass map option facilitates the orientation change. Moreover, you can also find important places like police stations or restaurants nearby your location through places icon. On top of all, you can rely on this app, offline too and even explore the places in 3D mode.