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Topic # 23018 15-Jun-2008 16:28
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does anyone know how the iPhone's gps works internationally? like will the new zealand iPhone have a new zealand map preloaded or does the iPhone gps use google maps which work anywhere?

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  Reply # 138235 15-Jun-2008 19:15
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well all the videos shown thus far, show the GPS to be working within google maps. So I think it would be safe to assume the GPS iPhone will work within google maps.

There is also a localisation API in the iPhone SDK, which Tomtom have taken advantage of, which uses preloaded maps.

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  Reply # 138383 16-Jun-2008 15:10
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Looking forward to seeing the Tom Tom implementation on the iPhone 3G.

Interview: "Yes TomTom exists for the iPhone" (translated)


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