teknokia.com - Some time ago; precisely on July 14, 2016. Google has made recent updates to the map application for android devices. In this latest version has been a buried feature offline map. So that we can use Google Maps without an internet connection.
If your app version is not the latest version, you will see three buttons: "call", "save" and "website" at the time the application is opened. Then immediately update the app manually.
But if it is updated to version 9.32.1 through Google Play Store. You will see three buttons: save, share and download. Congratulations ! The Google Maps Application has been updated and you can use the offline map feature.
If you are still confused on how to use this feature offline Google maps, refer to the following explanation:
First, open the Maps app on your Android device. Actual iOS users also can run this feature. The steps are more or less the same from the Android version.
Second, find a destination location. At this stage, the user still must be connected to the Internet. If at home or in the office provided free Wi-Fi, users can save more data usage before then moved to the intended target.
Third, download destination location. Maps will display comprehensive information on the estimated time to reach the destination. Unisex weather information, photographs, and descriptions of places when they are available.
At the same time, are embedded are also three options that had been mentioned earlier (Save, Share, Download). Users simply press the option "Download" to download the location.
Fourth, confirm the destination location. Maps will show the location and ensure the user whether the service that wants to be taken. If true, users can simply press the screen to approve the download prompt.
Fifth, Maps will download the destination has been agreed. Afterwards, users can move to these locations to route information from Maps without having to turn on the Internet.
Use offline maps feature it helps us in saving your internet data and battery. Especially when accessing Google maps on the highway.