It's simpler, clearer and easier to use than ever! Unfortunately, maps for my area appear to have the same errors as before. Watch our video to learn more about the benefits of updating your map. Might be wrong but i suspect that is the thinking behind it. Why keep a no longer needed feature that was included to solve a no longer existing problem? CoPilot Truck has a few new features under the hood. I must confess that i am thinking about getting the new one. Yearly subscription and internet connection required for this feature.
Each map update offers the latest options for efficient, eco-friendly routes. We work with the world's leading providers to include the most accurate and comprehensive maps available, so you can be sure you're always on the right track. Brown Convention Center in Houston. There have been times where the Garmin and Magellan can't find a street or location. This is one of the factors that make CoPilot worth it — you know there is always a team of developers that are constantly working to improve on the experience you have with the app. I'll let you know how it goes.
One of the reviews says you can keep tracklogs of your route too. I like the Garmin better because it is a little easier to change functions on the go. Hi Guys Tried to do a search for this, sorry if I've missed an earlier post. Not a dense question at all, mate. You will receive the latest map update provided you have updated to the latest software version, and you will not be prompted with a dialogue box to download a map update. You do not need to restart to begin using the new map data.
In Premium there is no button added to the front screen to get back to the ipod controls. However, if you want to take CoPilot for a spin to see what it really is capable of, you can try out the premium package for 7 days. Am I eligible for a map update? For more information or if you have any questions, visit copilotgps. But I guess we've got used to most Apps doing just that. Instructions on how to get the 2012 Q4 Quarterly Maps can be found.
If you do a lot of traveling, then yes. Not sure about speed when not in navigation mode but according to the manual to get music controls you double press the home button - this obviously brings up the mutitasking menu and the ipod controls are available - double click again when done and go back to Copilot. In both versions you need to make a few presses to start the music at first - V8 you need to go into the settings menu and select music and then go through the usual ipod controls to choose the music. The biggest disadvantage of most navigation apps Google Maps, Apple Maps, and others is their offline capabilities, or lack of it thereof. Tell us about your trip in the comments! Millions of useful Points of Interest are built into the app, making it easy to locate nearby restaurants, stores, gas stations and more. The was the whole point- to be able to control music without losing navigation. With fast automatic route recalculation, you will never be lost.
Free telephone support direct from us if purchased here. I have both V8 and Premium and i can understand why they have changed the music controls. From purpose built products to enterprise lifecycle solutions, Trimble software, hardware and services are transforming industries such as agriculture, construction, geospatial and transportation and logistics. Step-by-step guide to your new maps: 1 Download the latest free app update from , or the 2 Connect to WiFi 3 Inside your CoPilot app, go to MyCoPilot and select My Maps 4 Select North America. The update includes thousands of new miles of roads in the U.
You decide which turn to take. Save precious device space with flexible map management. You can add extra countries and regions through in-app purchase. Please leave us a comment on our blog or contact. And the map supplier is the same one Garmin uses for it's City Navigator series so it's about as consistently good as you can get. It will tell you what map version it is running.
Download Information File Size 38. Tap Continue and your map download will immediately begin. Rightway also says the unit has 1. For customers using the CoPilot Truck app on Android, they can now distribute important map updates across their entire driver base, eliminating the need to manually update the data one device or truck at a time. Very Fast and helpful with this information.
If you own a full region license e. If you would prefer to only download a sub-region and save space on your device just pause the North America region and tap the sub-region you wish to download. Only available until 11th June! Have you ever wondered how to download maps in CoPilot? The speed camera and vehicle speed are available when in turn by turn mode. In other words it seems they removed the in app music controls since the ipod controls are available in multitasking anyway - i guess they don't expect many 3g users! Some of the new features sound quite good to me. It's free so what have you got to lose! You can even search through Yelp right from within your app for other places of interest that you may want to visit on your route. It was really cool to learn about the changes firsthand, like the automatic App updates to keep the latest version of CoPilot on your device. Just letting everyone know that the latest monthly update is available for download.
Core technologies in positioning, modeling, connectivity and data analytics enable customers to improve productivity, quality, safety and sustainability. Your CoPilot Truck app will now automatically track stage fuel mileage to provide an accurate record for billing and tax calculation on every trip! For yet another way to save on gas, take advantage of eco-routing. Both are pretty decent and Navfree has had a couple of updates recently. Your new map update for CoPilot North America is here! But I sure disagree with the overall ratings. £26 when I bought it and I recall TomTom was about £60 then. I dont use Sat Navs that often so have no need to pay for one but have used both of these when i've needed to. The europe and western europe ones are £26.