2 years, 11 months ago

As was expected, Google has officially released their own maps application into the App Store. This long awaited release will hopefully appease many people who have been angered by Apple’s own Maps implementation. The app can be downloaded here, free of charge, so go check it out. Here are Google’s full release notes:

Navigate your world with Google Maps, now available for iPhone. Get comprehensive, accurate and easy-to-use maps with built-in Google local search, voice guided turn-by-turn navigation, public transit directions, Street View and more. Use Google Maps to discover great places to eat, drink, shop and play, with ratings and reviews from people you trust. Sign in to save your favorite places and quickly access all your past searches and directions from your computer, right on your phone.

* Find addresses, places and businesses around the world with Google local search.
* Discover places to eat, drink, shop and play, with ratings and local reviews.
* Sign in to sync your searches, directions, and favorite places between your computer and your phone.

* Get voice guided, turn-by-turn driving directions.
* Find your way by train, bus, subway or walking directions.
* Access live traffic information in cities across the world.

Street View and imagery
* View 360-degree panoramas of places around the globe with Street View.
* See inside more than 100,000 businesses worldwide.
* View high resolution satellite imagery of locations around the world.

Simple and easy to use
* An entirely new Google Maps experience on your iPhone.
* Newly designed and streamlined interface for even easier navigation of your world.
* Use gestures to explore the map and browse results.

  • Rami

    only in the US store ?? is there a way to get it outside the US ??

    • Moddey

      ?? I have just downloaded it and I am not using the US store.

    • RMcV

      It’s in the Canada store as well.

  • Buddha

    Love the new Google Maps bout time.

  • David

    Anyone else getting a forced crash after installing google maps? On i5 so no tweaks to potentially mess with software

  • corvin

    new google maps is laggy.i guess because its no longer integrated…missed it..

  • RMcV

    No Google Maps for iPad?! :-(

  • sebastiaan

    When is the ipad edition comming. Becouse the iPod/iPhone version doesn’t work good for iPad

  • Guest

    Working good!

  • wAi724

    Seems inaccurate at times…… Map is always point north while I’m going east or west so it seems pretty weird. Don’t know if it was my Internet connections or not.

  • Django

    No fucking ipad mini version!? Just for all u iPhone faggots!

  • Django

    I got here in Canada eh. Shut the fuck up! Buffalo hates Canada ! U guys are asshols!

  • Django

    Come google! Billion $$$ company and u make one version off you maps!! Are u that stupid!? You do realize that google maps is NOT just for the phone! Bet u iPhone faggots won’t even use it!! Maybe the Canadian because they can’t drive or find the way to the rainbow bridge or peace bridge! Faggots!!

  • Ayul

    its not available for user outside US so sad