Navigation - G Maps Viewer for smartwatches [Huawei]

Navigation - G Maps Viewer for smartwatches is Google Maps™ navigation viewer for Huawei Watch 3, GT3 and GT2 Pro smartwatches. This app shows navigational directions and plays voice guidance that comes directly from Google Maps™ android app.

How it works:

First time after installation:
• Launch Navigation in phone or tablet
• Grant requested permission

Every time when you want to use navigation:
• Launch Android Google Maps™ app in phone or tablet
• If autostart option is disabled: in smartwatch launch Navigation app
• Google Maps™ directions will be shown on your smartwatch
• Google Maps™ voice guidance will be played on smartwatch (on Anadroid < 11)
• Incoming maneuver is signalled in smartwatch by advanced vibrations and sound
• Choose the most suitable colour theme from app settings

This is companion app what means that host app must be installed on your phone from Huawei App Gallery.
Navigation app for smartwatch is available through the App Gallery app on Huawei smartwatch.

Works on Huawei Watch 3, Huawei GT3 and Huawei GT2 Pro (all variants).

This app shows only directions, distances, maneuvers and ETA, map is not displayed on smartwatch.

Troubleshooting:
• Launch Navigation in phone and check if all permissions are granted
• Check Settings / Apps / Navigation / Battery / Allow background activity. Switch should set to: enabled
• Check Settings / Apps / Maps / Battery / Allow background activity. Switch should set to: enabled
• Make sure that notifications are enabled for Android Google Maps™ app, go to Settings / Apps / Maps / Notifications. Switch should set to: enabled
• Note that directions in watch are shown only when navigation in Android Google Maps™ app is started (it is not enough to just launch Google Maps™ app)

Navigation
1.99 €
Free
Turn by turn navigation
Shows directions directly from Android Google Maps™ app
Plays voice guidance from Google Maps™ app right on your smartwatch
Advanced vibrations, three short vibrations for right turns, two for left turns
Get it for phone / tablet from Huawei App Gallery
Get it for smartwatch from App Gallery on Huawei smartwatch
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City Navigator

City Navigator is first and the only turn-by-turn city navigation app with offline maps for Gear / Galaxy smartwatches.

Main features:
Turn by turn navigation
• Map View, Satellite View and Street View™
• Maps from Google™ service
Offline maps (maps of the routes can be downloaded to device and kept for 30 days)
Routes are saved for offline usage
• Four route modes: public transportation, walking, bicycling, driving
• In public transport mode departure times of all means of transport
• Voice and text guidance in your language (81 languages supported)
Auto route recalculation when out of the route (in online mode only)
• Suggests alternative routes
Map page with self updating map and directions
Maneuver page showing upcoming maneuver, distance left, total distance and arrival time
• Route script viewer
• Searching locations via typing, voice commands and map acquiring
• Show suggested places (POI) related to searched location
• POI details (distance, rating etc.)
• Vibra advanced notifications: different vibrations depending on maneuver type
• Battery saving mode
• Night mode
• History of places
• No additional software installed onto phone

Check map services coverage details here.

Works on Galaxy Watch 3, Galaxy Watch, Galaxy Active 2, Galaxy Active, Gear Sport, Gear S3 and Gear S2 (and variants).

Get it for from Galaxy Store on your mobile device or click here.


City Navigator
$2.99
Turn by turn navigation
Offline maps
Powered by Google™ services
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Navigator Companion

Now with Navigator Companion app you will never lost in the town because you can navigate with your Gear / Galaxy smartwatch!

With few simple steps prepare the route in your smartphone, start the navigation and you can put the phone into the pocket because now you see updated map on the screen of your smartwatch.

Main features:
• Map View + Satellite View
• Use Google™ Map services
• Traffic info on maps
• Four route modes: walking, bicycling, driving and public transportation
Auto route recalculation when out of the route
Alternative routes
Voice guidance in your language played in smartwatch
• Two display pages in smartwatch: Map page with live updated map + direction instructions and Maneuver page showing upcoming maneuver and live left distance
• Up to three waypoints
• Route script with all details available in phone
• Google™ map shown directly in smartwatch
• Searching places via typing, voice commands and map acquiring
• Autocomplete function showing tips during entering destination name
• Saving defined route to favourites
• Used locations are remembered
• Route restrictions (tolls, highways etc.)
• Vibra advanced notifications - different vibrations depending on maneuver type
• Importing GPX files
• Importing routes, POI and addresses from Android Google Maps™ app
• Battery saving mode
• Night mode

How it works?
✓ Launch application in smartphone and smartwatch.
✓ Tap on Where to go edit box. Enter the name of the location like in Google Maps™ Android app.
✓ Alternatively you can say the address (tap microphone icon) or acquire location from map (tap on map icon).
✓ If you want to add some waypaoints do it by tapping + icon in action bar.
✓ When your route is ready just click green play button on the bottom. The best route will be find and navigation will start using default mode. To change mode (driving, bicycling, walking) tap route icon in action bar. Default mode can be setup in application Settings.
✓ When the navigation is started the map is shown onto your smart watch.
✓ In smartwatch swipe left and right to switch between map view, maneuvers view and settings view. Tap + / - icons or use bezel to zoom in / out map or Street View image.

Works on all Gear and Galaxy models: Galaxy Watch 3 BT, Galaxy Watch 3 LTE, Galaxy Watch BT, Galaxy Watch LTE, Galaxy Active 2 BT, Galaxy Active 2 LTE, Galaxy Active, Gear Sport, Gear S3-BT, Gear S3-LTE/4G, Gear S2-BT, Gear S2-3G/4G, Gear S, Gear 2, Gear 2 Neo, Gear 1 Tizen and Gear Fit 2/ Fit 2 Pro

Get it for from Galaxy Store on your mobile device or click here.


Navigator Companion
$2.99
Must have for all travellers
Maps and services provided by Google™
Voice and text guidance in your language
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