Five of the best Android navigation apps


Posted by on the 26th February 2011

If you have an Android smartphone in your pocket or perched on the car dashboard, you have no excuses for ever getting lost again. With the handset’s built-in GPS receiver and a host of sat-nav apps at your disposal the only reason you might ever take a wrong turn is if your handset is on the blink. Never one to discriminate, Life of Android has hand-picked five of the sharpest navigation apps to suit all types of travel plans and modes of transport, from driving and cycling to walking and running.

BikeRoute – full review

Basic navigation tool specifically for two-wheeled travellers

NDrive 10 – full review

Affordable and quirky satnav app that leans towards the basic

Google Maps – full review

Best satnav app currently available for Android phones – and its free

CoPilot Live 8 – full review

Big-name satnav app that delivers plenty of features – at a price

Endomondo Sports Tracker – full review

A GPS tracker that can talk to you as you exercise, but which saves its biggest guns for the accompanying website



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