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cbcnz

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#43040 16-Oct-2009 13:30
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Hi,
I recently purchased a Blackberry Bold and would like to use the GPS for in car navigation. (I have already purchased a windshield mount). Can anyone recommend a good GPS application. I've got Google Maps but would prefer something that stored all maps on the SD Card and has voice instructions. I have tried the Garmin demo buy it doesn't seem to have NZ maps available.


Any recommendation appreciated. 

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mdf

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  #264276 16-Oct-2009 14:24
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I've not used it on b/berry, but Garmin XT is great (I think its called something else for b/berry). You can get free and up-to-date NZ maps from the excellent folk at the Open GPS project:-

http://nzopengps.org/

 
 
 

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Nimma
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  #264306 16-Oct-2009 16:07
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I'd second garmin and NZ open GPS maps, they worked really well for me on even a nokia s60 mobile

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  #268679 30-Oct-2009 21:44
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Try Nav4All it does not store the maps on the device but seems pretty light on usage. it is free and does voice directions. i use it on my BB Bold.

http://www.nav4all.com



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  #268695 30-Oct-2009 22:23
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yes, you can use Garmin with the OpenGPS Maps. They seem to be pretty good, probably as good as the Garmin maps, if not better.

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  #268696 30-Oct-2009 22:24
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Where can i get the Garmin App for BB Bold i cant seem to find i. any help would be good

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