Map Compass can help you find directions, route a trip,
check traffic jam, view nearby places, and track your car movement. In Map Compass app,
accurate compass is overlayed on Google Map. So it is easy to find
directions while you are using the map.
🌸 The Map Compass app shows precise compass directions with heading
degree. Magnetic sensor is important for a compass to work. If this
compass app does not work, please check the specifications of your
device. The compass can work without magnetic sensor but only while you
🌸 With Map Compass app, you are easy to route your trips. You search a
destination place. Then the app draws a route from your current location
to the destination location. Also, you can click on the map to choose a
destination to route. The duration and distance are available.
🌸 You can turn on live traffic. So that you can choose the best road to
go. While you are driving your car, the location of your car will update
to reflect the car movement.
🌸 You can use the Map Compass app to get current speed of your driving,
biking, or boating. You can switch between MPH and KPH speed unit.
🌸 You can view nearby places such as restaurants, ATMs, police
stations, hospitals, gas stations, and cafe shops. By touching on mark
of a nearby place, a route will be drawn from your current location to
that nearby place.
🌸 We would like to hear your feedback. Please write your comments on
positives and drawbacks of the Map Compass app.
- Precise compass with true north (the app automatically takes care of
declination between magnetic north and true north)
- Metal detection and magnetic strength
- Sound alert when the compass need to be calibrated
- Sensors accuracy
- Show and share current location
- Keep screen on
- Small download size
- How to calibrate compass
- Speedometer for car driving, biking or boating
- Route finder with Google map
- Many map types to choose (Normal, Terrain, Satellite, and Hybrid )
- Powerful places search powered by Google
- View nearby places
- Live traffic jam
- Cache previously viewed nearby places and routes for later offline
- You need internet to load map, search places, route trips, check live
traffic, and get your address.
- The Map Compass app uses new permissions model for high security. For
a certain feature to work, you have to grant access right at run time
and can revoke the right whenever you want from your device' setting.
- The app requests location, and network permissions. The location and
network permissions are required to get current location (using gps or
network) of your devices and display it on Google map.
You can download the Map Compass app from
Posted by: Dara | post date: 07-22-2014 | Subject: Android Apps Development