It doesn't have a lot of the features that the old Maps did, like zoom buttons instead of having to pinch, distance-measuring tools, and being able to navigate to a destination without having to Get Directions first. However, Google has integrated Navigation into Maps and made it feel like it flows much better, and they're constantly adding support for other stuff within Maps like Waze or Uber.
The app works properly, but recently changed my "avoid toll roads" setting, and toggled it to allow toll roads. So this app takes me away from toll roads on the way to my new job, but takes me to a toll road on the way home, during a 1 1/2 hour commute... this app caused me to take a toll road, and I cannot opperate it while driving, to change my route. I am not familiar with the area, for my new job. Please, ensure that "avoid toll roads" is enabled as a default, when you roll out the next update/patch. The app is great otherwise.
I've always really liked this app for navigation, but recently there have been numerous very major road closings in my area and maps has taken me right through them, to the extent that I've had to turn around multiple times and try to figure out a way around. Meanwhile, maps is no help, because it's blissfully unaware that the road it wants me to take is currently a massive hole...
I just have an issue with switching from uber (uber driver) to the google maps navigation. When I select to navigate from uber, it works entirely well apart from an issue that never used to happen: when I tap the "navigate" from the uber driver app, Google maps then navigates me to a completely wrong location. Which then forces me to have to go back to the uber app and then note the address and manually type or say the correct address. I was not sure which product I was supposed to approach with this issue. Since I couldn't isolate on who to contact, I have copied and pasted this feedback onto the uber driver app and Google maps aswel. I hope this can be resolved please. Thanks in advanced.
Not going to win you any fans. Will you devs make up your mind and just stick to it. First we had a separate nav shortcut then it was removed, now a year or so later it's added back in... why. Now you change the Google ladies voice, for what? What exactly does that do to make Maps better!? How about some meaningful change, can we get a speedometer like other notable apps, only been waiting 4evr, isn't it about time for it? I like the floating bubbles for points of interest but careful with the clutter.
The app performs much slower than a few updates ago. Consistently loses GPS signal and freezes on a regular basis using either Galaxy S3 or S6. I now use another SatNav app as a backup which works perfectly but I prefer the Google graphics more - please fix.
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