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Nokia Maps (Beta)

 

Nokia, as promised earlier, has launched its right here maps app in beta mode for all android devices working Android 4.1 Jelly Bean and above.

The new here for Android beta may also be downloaded from the corporate’s website online. Particularly, the app is just not available on the Google Play store and it needs to be facet-loaded on compatible Android phones.

Nokia finds that it’s nonetheless engaged on some fixes and bugs in the app and recommends here for Android beta users to not use cache cleaner apps. The company notes, “seeing that launching right here for Android, we’ve had some brilliant remarks from smartphone owners, critics and internet sites. We’re also grateful for positive criticism, helping us to make here for Android even higher. We’re taking your feedback seriously, and are already engaged on adjustments, fixes and additions. Because of you, we’ve discovered that some ‘cache cleaner’ apps accidentally delete the navigation voices in the here app. We’re very as regards to a repair, so as to be launched in the next weeks, but in the interim we would ask you not to use such apps if you want to use voice-guided flip-by using-turn navigation.”

Right here Maps for Android brings options such as offline navigation with interactive maps and switch-by means of-turn voice steerage; offline maps for nearly 100 nations; public transport maps and instructions for over 800 cities in over 40 international locations with offline improve; reside traffic information for greater than 40 nations; trip planning on beta. right here.com; map personalization with Collections of favorite places, and the Glympse region sharing function.

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Nokia Here Maps (Beta) Now Available for Android 4.1 and Above Devices

The Finnish company already released an Android version of here (beta) in August for Samsung units. Nokia introduced its partnership with Samsung to convey here (beta) to Galaxy gadgets without spending a dime, except for powering the Navigator region app on the Tizen-primarily based Samsung equipment S.

Remaining month, Nokia government Sean Fern back had revealed that the corporate was once working to soon unencumbered a free here maps app for Android and iOS. Curiously, Nokia had released right here Maps for iOS gadgets again in 2012; however pulled it a year later, announcing the adjustments iOS 7 introduced used to be harming ‘user experience’.

We’re but to hear any news concerning the release of here maps for iOS gadgets.