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-->Waze is a free navigation app for your GPS equipped smartphone. It has the following features:
* Spoken turn-by-turn directions
 
* Spoken street names (Text-to-Speech) {{ref label|a|a}}
 
* Real time traffic reports
 
* Real time Gas Prices {{ref label|b|b}}
 
* Toll road avoidance {{ref label|b|b}}
 
* Free regular updates to the map that [[improve and edit the maps| you can help make]] are installed automatically
 
* Search for destinations how you like: entire address at once, category, place name, landmark or use the addresses from your contacts
 
* Integrated destination search: Google, Foursquare, Bing
 
* Support for apps to insert destinations into Waze, such as Localscope
 
* Support for multiple [[Countries and Languages| languages]]
 
* Gaming elements for fun and integrated [[social networking]]
 
  
<small>{{note|a|a}} BETA: in selected countries<br/>
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*Spoken turn-by-turn directions
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*Spoken street names (text-to-speech) {{ref label|a|a}}
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*Real-time traffic reports
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*Real-time gas prices {{ref label|b|b}}
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*Toll road avoidance {{ref label|b|b}}
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*Free regular updates to the map that [[improve and edit the maps| you can help make]] are installed automatically
 +
*Search for destinations how you like: entire address at once, category, place name, landmark or use the addresses from your contacts
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*Integrated destination search: Google, Foursquare, Bing
 +
*Support for apps to insert destinations into Waze, such as Localscope
 +
*Support for multiple[[Countries and Languages| languages]]
 +
*Gaming elements for fun and integrated [[social networking]]
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<small>{{note|a|a}} BETA: in selected countries<br />
 
{{note|b|b}} Toll Roads and Gas Prices dependent on user contribution</small>
 
{{note|b|b}} Toll Roads and Gas Prices dependent on user contribution</small>
  
  
Read more about the amazing way Waze gets better when you [[just drive around with Waze turned on]]
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Read more about the amazing way Waze gets better when you [[just drive around with Waze turned on]].
 
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Revision as of 15:42, 13 April 2021

Waze is a free navigation app for your GPS equipped smartphone. It has the following features:

  • Spoken turn-by-turn directions
  • Spoken street names (text-to-speech) [a]
  • Real-time traffic reports
  • Real-time gas prices [b]
  • Toll road avoidance [b]
  • Free regular updates to the map that you can help make are installed automatically
  • Search for destinations how you like: entire address at once, category, place name, landmark or use the addresses from your contacts
  • Integrated destination search: Google, Foursquare, Bing
  • Support for apps to insert destinations into Waze, such as Localscope
  • Support for multiple languages
  • Gaming elements for fun and integrated social networking

^a BETA: in selected countries
^b Toll Roads and Gas Prices dependent on user contribution


Read more about the amazing way Waze gets better when you just drive around with Waze turned on.