Some of our readers were teased by Google’s new maps update for Android back in May 2013. Today, we can announce that the new Google Maps update for Android 4.0.3 has started to roll out around the globe.
What’s new with Google Maps? If you want to learn a little about how to use the new Google Maps directions, then take a look at the video we embedded below this article. This video quickly shows you what’s new in less than 2 minutes.
If you have an Android phone running v4.0.3 plus, then you should see this Google maps update release onto your device shortly. You should note that the update could take up to a few weeks to reach your device.
When it arrives you’ll notice a new design for Android tablets and phones. The navigation has been enhanced and includes dynamic rerouting, incident reports and live traffic updates.
Some of the updates are more radical and this includes the new way to explore popular locations for shopping, drinking, eating and more.
Has your Android 4.0.3+ phone or tablet received the new Google Maps update yet? If so, what device are you using? You can learn more by searching Google Maps on the Play store.