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pedvid5
Posts: 6
Registered: ‎05-18-2012
My Device: 9810

GPS

I have a PlayBook with 2.1 OS and the maps for driven directions work OK but I like to use my Playbook like regular GPS where I can see on a map where I going like I can do with a regular GPS is any APPL. That I can install on the Play book that can do that .

Is any, where I can buy or get one , Thanks for any INF.

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cas118
Posts: 863
Registered: ‎10-27-2010
My Device: Z30 / PlayBook 64GB

Re: GPS

I've tried Osmand with varying success.

I've also sideloaded Google Navigator which works.

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rossjackson01
Posts: 152
Registered: ‎09-20-2012
My Device: Playbook 64gb (wifi)

Re: GPS

You might like to look at my recent post. Hope it helps

 

http://supportforums.blackberry.com/t5/BlackBerry-PlayBook/in-car-charger/td-p/1961987

 

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Ross

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rossjackson01
Posts: 152
Registered: ‎09-20-2012
My Device: Playbook 64gb (wifi)

Re: GPS

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Hello cas118.

 

How do you sideload an android app please. Specifically google nav. What about copilotgps which is free?

 

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Ross

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cr8tive_leo
Posts: 19
Registered: ‎10-26-2012
My Device: Playbook - 64gb - wifi

Re: GPS

Osmand is good. Free, and works like a normal GPS unit on the PB. The offline maps are great. (at least for my area)
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