We've released a marine navigation app with built in voice prompts for Android Tablets & Phones.
The following video illustrates some of these features in action.
Nautical Charts App - Demo Videos | Nautical Charts app
The app supports chart folios covering the following regions. We are working on adding additional regions:
Detailed feature list in this release
* Voice Prompts for marine navigation (requires GPS )
-prompts when approaching a boating route marker
-Continous distance and ETA updates
-Alerts when sailing/boating off route
-Alerts when boating in wrong direction
-Create routes from scratch
-Edit existing GPX/KML routes.
-Add custom description to any route point.
-Drop markers along route.
* Offline NOAA charts
-Visually draw area to download
-Catalog (By state, region and coast guard district)
-Charts reprojected for WGS84 datum
* Tide & Currents
- High / Low tides.
- Tidal Currents.
- Active currents stations.
*Seamless chart quilting of marine charts
*Distance Bearing tool
*Create custom way points
- Using GPS
-Select point on map
-Manually enter latitude & longitude coordinates
*POI layer for marine charts
- Overlay POIs
- POI list derived from the equivalent ENC and contains all categories including Buoy, Light, Harbour facility, Obstr.
*Search POIs/Way points
* Record Marine GPS tracks
* View tracks overlay
* Live track animation
* Track analytics/stats
* Export GPX trcks.
-Export to SDCard
-Share GPX trakcs with friends/View on Google earth.
* Auto Follow Mode (Course up)
-Continuously updates boat's location on chart
- Adjustable update frequency
Thanks a lot for reading this,
--Gps Nautical Charts
(Nautical Charts app