Goolge maps and GPS navigation is now available on lots of android cellphone and lots of peoples are using the features while travelling anywhere in the world.GPS will drain your android cellphone battery more because it will fetch signals from nearby cellphone tower to give your location information.Thus if you want to prevent your android battery draining, you must have to disable GPS feature from your android device.
When you are travelling outside your city, you might not know if there is cellphone tower in that area or not.If there is no cell phone tower for your Mobile serice provider than you may not get online GPS maps and track your location on Google maps.In such situation, offline GPS navigation are useful.It will save your time and you will not have to carry paper map with you because all you want is inside your android phone on your memory stick.
NavFree: Free GPS Navigation
I recently came to know about the application about which I was searching from the day one I bought my Android phone.Navfree is a completely free navigation app for your android device that offers turn-by-turn directions, spoken and on-screen instructions, offline map use and address search and live search via Google and Microsoft Bing, among many other features.
The map data is stored on your android device so that you need not have activated data plan on your android or it will save your android battery too.So no costly roaming charges when you are travelling abroad, because you need not to pay for data plan.
- Offline GPS maps on any android device.
- No need to pay for data plan on roaming.
- Useful android travelling apps.
- Automatic zooming at junction.
- Day and night maps.
- Search GPS navigation by exact address or destination postcode.
- Direction lists allow you to check each step of your journey.
- Automatic rerouting – if you miss any turn while driving.
- Maps are available for Most of countries.(Andorra, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Benelux (Belgium, Netherlands, Luxembourg), Brazil, Canada, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, India, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Mexico, Monaco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, UK.)
- Recommended apps for travelling by Ehowportal.
- Ehowportal ratings : 4.4/5
- Related Offline GPS navigation maps for android : Andnav2, Oruxmaps
You can download the awesome android apps @ Google Play Store