iPhone Navigation Apps

Skobbler is a free iPhone navigation App for your iPhone. Other navigation Apps can cost nearly $100. Skobbler uses the GPS in your iPhone to help you navigate to addresses or types of locations, such as gas stations or restaurants–whatever you search for. It uses its growing Internet database to guide you with a friendly female voice whether you’re walking or driving.

free turn by turn navigation AppSkobbler seems to have a huge community behind it, helping to update and report any errors that may occur.

If you’ve been wanting to try one of the other navigation apps, we recommend you try this first, as it’s free and may be just what you’re looking for in a GPS navigation device. The App provides the following features:

  • Turn-by-turn GPS navigation
  • Visual and voice-guided navigation
  • Choice between bird’s eye view or 2D graphics
  • Day and night display modes
  • iPod music playback during navigation
  • Automatic continuation of navigation after incoming calls
  • Pedestrian mode
  • Take-me-home function
  • Dynamic map updates at no extra cost
  • User-editable maps of UK and Ireland (OpenStreetMap data)
  • Bookmarks for favourite destinations
  • Google local search

Because of its price (free) and features, The Skobbler is the best navigation app for iPhone in this class.


For iPhone 3G, iPhone 3GS and iPhone 4 (NOT the iPod touch)

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