GPS Navigation, Maps & Traffic - Scout (Sat Nav)
By Telenav GmbH
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PREMIUM NAVIGATION & MAPS.
GLOBAL MAPS INCLUDING ONE ENTIRE COUNTRY FOR OFFLINE USE.
NOW ALSO WITH DYNAMIC TRAFFIC DATA AND TRUE PEDESTRIAN NAVIGATION.
Scout offers the proven quality of the multi-award winning international bestseller GPS Navigation (formerly known as “skobbler”) in a further advanced and significantly enhanced version. It’s the ultimate map & orientation tool for your phone or tablet.
▸ ONLINE AND OFFLINE FUNCTIONALITY
Global online maps and an entire country (incl. its city maps) for offline use included (upgradeable), all core app features available offline
▸ TOP NAVIGATION INCL. PEDESTRIAN AND TRAFFIC (NEW!)
Full-fledged voice-guided turn-by-turn, now with dynamic traffic data (upgradeable), alternative routes, speed limit display, text-to-speech & top-notch pedestrian navigation, etc.
▸ COMPREHENSIVE TRAVEL MAP AND INFO
Complete digital map functionality with high-end map engine for seamless display and interaction, Foursquare search and TripAdvisor information for hotels, bars, restaurants, clubs, sights, etc.
▸ OPENSTREETMAP INCL. MAP UPDATES
Global interactive and extremely detailed OSM map with several map updates per year free of charge
▸ EXTREMELY BROAD FUNCTIONALITY
Various search modes, free drive capability for orientation and warnings on each journey, routes for car, bicycle and pedestrian, etc.
Get Scout on your device and find out yourself, why the app has been sold millions of times (as “skobbler”) and has been one of the highest-rated map solutions for years.
In the following, you’ll find more detailed information on some of those points:
OFFLINE MAPS BASED ON OPENSTREETMAP
- In addition to the already included free country map, your app can optionally be enhanced with favorably priced map packages for offline usage (at a bargain price).
- Save storage space and install only those maps you currently need. That’s how the app can easily be customized to suit your needs.
- You get continuous map updates. Free of charge, of course.
- More than 1.5 million contributors make the OpenStreetMap one of the most detailed and dynamic digital maps, that is brought closer to perfection every day.
NAVIGATION WITH TRAFFIC INFORMATION AND SPEED CAM WARNING
- Let yourself be navigated to your destination. Precise and clearly understandable voice instruction will show you the way.
- Choose from three alternative routes and go for the best way.
- The already included traffic information feature keeps you updated on the current traffic situation. Avoid being caught up in traffic jams and make a detour round construction sites.
- International INRIX Traffic: This optional upgrade provides you with superior traffic intelligence by international market leader INRIX. It will greatly enhance routing during turn-by-turn navigation and displays additional color-coded information on the current traffic situation.
- Our free speed cam warning feature alerts you when approaching fixed speed cameras while in free drive or navigation mode and prevents you from getting speeding tickets.
Please note that the continuous use of the GPS will cause the battery to discharge more quickly. That’s why we recommend to leave your device connected to the charging cable during the entire trip.
What's New in Version 7.0
Today you receive Scout's new version. It contains the following enhancements:
- Pedestrian navigation: From now on, you'll be able to enjoy a real turn-by-turn navigation, also while on your way as pedestrian.
- Car finder: Pinpoint where you parked and never lose the way back to your car.
- Text-to-speech: Voice prompts are now also including street names for an even better orientation.
- Fresh map data: You get another map update for free (December 2014).
We hope that you will like the app’s new version and would be very glad, if you decided to leave a positive rating in the App Store.
In case of questions, problems or suggestions, please contact our support via e-mail (support[at]skobbler.com).
Thanks for using Scout.
Your Scout team
A handy tool
I travel a lot with work and spend a lot of time on the road overseas, when I'm in the UK and data isn't an issue I use other maps but when your stuck somewhere and just need to get somewhere without spending a fortune in data charges this is a fantastic little app. It does sometimes take you on odd routes, the interface is a little clunky and I definitely recommend downloading the city maps for enhanced navigation but when your stuck somewhere unfamiliar with no signal and just need to get home this works just fine and is great value for money.
I loaded this Ap to get me through a French / Swiss road trip, came free with one free map and left me well impressed. Yes you pay for each regional map you want but it works out far cheaper than a TomTom, and once the map is loaded to your device the route plans via gps and not your phones data so no data roaming worries.
Highly recommended and certainly will be using this many times.
Just make sure you have charging devices for your phone as power usage will be high.
This is one of the best app ive used while on business with its offline facility make it brilliant.
Whilst the options are easy to use, this sadly does not utilise train facilities to the degree I needed but I'm sure Scout will eventually add this facility as it's inevitable. I can also think of a few addition that may come as add-ons as a natural progression.
For what this app does I can not really fault it as it got me where I wanted first time I'd give it 8.5/10 add my additions and it jumps to 10/10
- Category: Navigation
- Updated: 09 March 2015
- Version: 7.0
- Size: 62.1 MB
- Languages: English, Danish, Dutch, French, German, Hungarian, Italian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Spanish, Swedish, Turkish
- Developer: Telenav GmbH
- © 2015 Telenav GmbH
Compatibility: Requires iOS 7.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This app is optimised for iPhone 5, iPhone 6, and iPhone 6 Plus.
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