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*Spoken turn-by-turn directions
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*Spoken turn-by-turn directions.
*Spoken street names (text-to-speech) {{ref label|a|a}}
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*Spoken street names (text-to-speech).{{ref label|a|a}}
*Real-time traffic reports
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*Real-time traffic reports.
*Real-time gas prices {{ref label|b|b}}
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*Real-time gas prices.{{ref label|b|b}}
*Toll road avoidance {{ref label|b|b}}
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*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
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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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*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
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*Integrated destination search: Google, Foursquare, Bing.
*Support for apps to insert destinations into Waze, such as Localscope
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*Support for apps to insert destinations into Waze, such as Localscope.
*Support for multiple[[Countries and Languages| languages]]
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*Support for multiple[[Countries and Languages| languages]].
*Gaming elements for fun and integrated [[social networking]]
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*Gaming elements for fun and integrated [[social networking]].
  
<small>{{note|a|a}} BETA: in selected countries<br />
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<small>{{note|a|a}} Beta feature in selected countries.<br />
{{note|b|b}} Toll Roads and Gas Prices dependent on user contribution</small>
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{{note|b|b}} Toll roads and gas prices depend on user contribution.</small>
  
  

Latest revision as of 18:19, 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 feature in selected countries.
^b Toll roads and gas prices depend on user contribution.


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