Not only in the games but also in the real life maps become our best friend when we need to take a little ride anywhere unknown or even take the right steps to go somewhere. Every now and then we tend to use maps. It doesn’t matter which smartphone or map gear we are using but the destination, where the maps take us is what really matters. Nokia Lumia Owners are the lucky ones who are getting the offline maps update which we were hoping to see from Nokia and it has finally announced it to be available for the Nokia Lumia 920 and 820 owners.
What can we do with it
Revealed earlier, Nokia is planning to connect with Windows Phone 8 and enhance the location features and user experience by developing more advanced protocols for smartphones. With better location experience from using Nokia Maps, now you can save your desired maps in your memory so that you can access it at a later time without any hassle of data connection. In this way, you can load your maps faster than ever and your data usage remains unused. You can download the maps easily and different apps in your Windows Phone 8 can use those maps to help you by navigating through different areas.
Autonomous Assisted GPS and GLONASS Receivers usage
Your experience can be taken up to a whole new level with these two innovative and most effective ideas. If you are a Nokia Lumia 920 or 820 owner, you can try out this. You will be more amazed than you even think. All these years, we have used Google Maps and those online maps showed where we are actually. But, the greatest surprise you will get when you will hear that you can see yourself in the offline maps too by using these two little features. Thus, Nokia finally understands the necessity of the users.
Whether you are on your car or on your foot Nokia Map will help you through a step-by-step voice guide of Drive navigation and pedestrian navigation respectively. Most importantly, you can get the footpaths, parks, stairs maps which are only for foot.
Augmented Reality View
You might choose a place to have your meal. You’ve followed the Nokia Pedestrian voice guide and finally reached your destination but you may not recognize it as this seems pretty common for the busy and huge cities. Now, you won’t fall in this trap since the Nokia Augmented Reality View will guide you. This advanced feature will directly spot your destination so you won’t have to worry.
You went to a shopping mall but couldn’t find the actual shop. Sounds familiar? Yes, we think so. Nokia thinks alike and they have introduced Venue Maps to extract out the smaller details in a given area that you are searching for.
So, the Nokia Lumia Owners don’t only get to have those precious limitless offline maps in their beasts but also get the most advanced map features. Go grab the Nokia Map and let us know how it feels.