We take the car and we set off to places we don’t know. Being able to have a GPS navigator that includes offline maps is appreciated. Although there are some applications for this purpose on mobile devices, it doesn’t hurt to use Sygic , an app that works perfectly on iPhone, iPad and Android devices.
If we access Google Play we can see that it is the most installed offline GPS application. The company has an agreement with TomTom that allows it to provide offline maps for every country in the world.
What does Sygic offer?
In the years that it has been active, Sygic has been adding new innovative features. Standing out on the list is the one that deals with live view, which uses input from the phone’s camera and overlays navigation instructions directly on top of what you see.
In addition to what is indicated, it offers free map updates, voice-guided GPS navigation and pedestrian GPS navigation, valid for when you are on foot. It also offers the ability to show the cheapest paid car parks that are closest to where you are.
Among the features offered by Sygic are the following:
- Allows access to offline maps of every country in the world, thanks to TomTom and other providers.
- Install free map updates several times a year.
- Allows voice-guided GPS navigation with precise directions and spoken indication of street names.
- Offers pedestrian GPS navigation with walking directions and tourist attractions (POIs).
- With it it is possible to avoid traffic jams thanks to the information of the same in real time with great precision. It collects the data of more than 500 million users from all over the world.
- The insertion of advanced security functions serve to drive through unknown places without problems.
- An assistant helps to drive in the correct lane, avoiding access to another, which entails risks.
- It uses augmented reality and other technologies in order to make browsing safer and more intuitive.
- It can be activated without problems on the screen of the cars that have it.
- And a few more features that make Sygic , as we have already indicated, a powerful application.
Those responsible for this app tell us the following about it: « it is the most popular offline navigation application in the world and trusted by more than 200 million drivers ».
To know all its features, you have to access Sygic and proceed to download it for your mobile device. If we have an iPhone or an iPad, we can download it from the App Store . For Android devices we have it on Google Play .
It is a free application that offers in-app purchases in order to expand its functions. Among the languages it supports is Spanish.