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MapQuest: Maps and Directions
3.6 out of 5 stars 3,072 customer reviews

Price: Free Download
Sold by:Amazon Digital Services, Inc.
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  • Discover and pair bluetooth devices
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Product details

  • ASIN: B004TI2ZXY
  • Original Release Date: February 16, 2011
  • Latest Developer Update: May 23, 2018
  • Rated: Guidance Suggested This app may include dynamic content. What's this?
  • Average Customer Review: 3.6 out of 5 stars 3,072 customer reviews
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #6,309 Free in Apps & Games (See Top 100 Free in Apps & Games)
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Latest updates

What's new in version 3.15.6
  • Product updates:
  • • New map style
  • • New category icons on map
  • • Real-time parking (DC, Kansas City, Palo Alto)
  • • Improved audio menu
  • • New route lines
  • • New preference to always show your current speed
  • In this release, you'll notice a completely enhanced mapping experience:
  • • New colors to highlight real-world features
  • • Boosted contrast for clearer road distinctions
  • • New font for improved legibility
  • • New stylized route ribbons
  • • Categorized map icons to reflect its business type for easier discoverability
  • Other great updates include:
  • • Real-time parking updates for Washington DC, Kansas City and Palo Alto, Calif.
  • • A setting that allows you to always see your current speed during navigation
  • • An improved audio menu that shows you your audio output and allows you to play your voice directions as a Bluetooth "phone call." Please note, new permissions will be needed: "change audio settings" and "send sticky broadcast"
  • Phew! So many updates ... that we know you'll love! Let us know what you think! Email us at help@mapquest.com.

Product features

  • Up-to-date satellite imagery and vector maps
  • Live traffic cameras to help you plan a safer drive
  • Real-time traffic updates to help you find alternate ways to your destination
  • Favorites so you can store locations, like your home and work addresses, for quick-and-easy maps and directions
  • Route settings that help you avoid things like highways and toll roads
  • Multipoint routes so you can include more than just one stop
  • Planning: create routes starting from somewhere other than your current location

Product description

Get where you need to go with the MapQuest Directions and Map app. Whether it’s using walking or driving directions or exploring points of interests on the map, MapQuest has the tools you need to navigate the United States and Canada.

Map and Navigation Features:
• Up-to-date satellite imagery and vector maps
• Live traffic cameras to help you plan a safer drive
• Real-time traffic updates to help you find alternate ways to your destination
• Favorites so you can store locations, like your home and work addresses, for quick-and-easy maps and directions
• Route settings that help you avoid things like highways and toll roads
• Multipoint routes so you can include more than just one stop
• Planning: create routes starting from somewhere other than your current location

Map and Navigation Features for devices with GPS capabilities:
• Turn-by-turn voice navigation for walking and driving directions
• Optimized routing that helps save you time, gas and money
• A speedometer so you compare your current speed to the speed limit along your route
• Alternate route choices so you have multiple suggestions to get where you need to go

Do More than Get Directions:
• Search and explore nearby points of interests like restaurants, bars, gas stations and hotels, with our layers bar
• Find great hotel deals and book them through MapQuest
• Feed your inner foodie and discover new places to eat: browse menus, make reservations and order food through OpenTable and GrubHub points of interest
• Save money by comparing prices of nearby gas stations
• View local weather so you can plan ahead
• Car broken down? Directly access on-demand roadside assistance for help

Please Note: Continued use of GPS running in the background can dramatically decrease battery life.

Technical details

Size: 12.1MB
Version: 3.15.6
Developed By: MapQuest, Inc. ( Privacy Policy )
Application Permissions: ( Help me understand what permissions mean )
  • Read the user's contacts data
  • Discover and pair bluetooth devices
  • Write to external storage
  • Broadcast sticky intents
  • Access fine (e.g., GPS) location
  • Access coarse (e.g., Cell-ID, Wi-Fi) location
  • Change Wi-Fi connectivity state
  • Open network sockets
  • ACCESS_NETWORK_CHANGE
  • Access information about networks
  • PowerManager WakeLocks to keep processor from sleeping or screen from dimming
  • Access information about Wi-Fi networks
  • Modify global audio settings
  • Connect to paired bluetooth devices
  • Read from external storage
  • Allows an application to receive messages via Google Cloud Messaging
Minimum Operating System: Android 4.2
Approximate Download Time: Less than 2 minutes

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