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Does Google navigation work without with internet

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by warloesr2000, Dec 30, 2009.

  1. warloesr2000

    warloesr2000 New Member
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    After seeing the image of Google selling the unlocked version of the Nexus One, I'm intrigued to buy one. However, I'm wondering if Google navigation will work without internet as I don't plan on buying a data plan. If Google navigation does work, can you tell me what features, if any, are lacking because of the loss of internet.

    I understand that this cannot answered by a person without a Nexus One, since its not released yet, but does anyone with a Motorola Milestone know the answer?

    Thanks!
     

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  2. chaoscentral

    chaoscentral Well-Known Member
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    Data is needed to download map data on the fly. There are no preloaded maps plain and simple.
     
  3. laughter95

    laughter95 Well-Known Member
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    what are our options for preloaded gps navigation? i'm getting the n1 shipped to me but don't have a data plan since i have access to wifi in most places.
     
  4. chaoscentral

    chaoscentral Well-Known Member
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    CoPilot Live works pretty well, it's 35 on the market, but can be found elsewhere
    <_< >_>
     
  5. wonderbread

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    The google tutorial video about google navigation states that pictures and directions will be cached in case you loose reception along the way
     
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