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  1. stones2

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    What are the best offline gps solutions currently on the market for android?
     

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    For the US, I'd go with CoPilot Live -- special Labor Day discount pricing expires soon.

    They're really good about map updates, issued monthly, and make it easy for you to report map problems, with a guarantee of 45-day turnaround for most updates.
     
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    Ndrive 10 is the best offline gps but you have to buy for the maps (one time only)
     
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    CoPilot has been amazing for me. The maps are 100% accurate in Canada and US (Ontario/New York) is all I've tested though.
     
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    Google maps...

    Now you can cache map areas. Open maps -> long press an area -> when the address pops up, select it -> select pre cache map area. It will download a 10 mile radius (100 sq mi), and you can repeat this as much as needed. :cool:
     
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    Turn-by-turn navigation for car: NAVIGON.

    Routing navigation for offroad biking/hiking: ViewRanger with premium topo maps.

    Harry
     
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    Before I switched to Android when I had an iPhone I loved navigon, I just think google maps is the best on android and being able to cache map data free is great!
     
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    Copilot for the user interface and ease of implementing custom POIs (speedcams etc)
    Sygic for the quality of the map display
     
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    thanks for all the great apps you mentioned guys
     
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    I downloaded Maverick, but I'm a little confused. Is this just a standard map utility or is it a navigational tool to get from home to vacation, etc?
     
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    Maverick isn't a turn-by-turn navigation. You can import a tour as track (.gpx file) and then follow this track line :)
    The best use of the app is for walking, hiking, biking, skiing ...

    Harry
     

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