Best GPS apps

When we think about GPS apps on Android, the first app that comes to the mind is Google’s very own Google Maps. The application has come a long way ever since its inception and for the good. Still, there are a lot of people who believe that Google Maps isn’t good enough. Lucky for them, the Google Play Store is sprawling with amazing GPS apps.

Today we are going to take a look at the 5 best GPS apps you can get on Android.

MapFactor GPS Navigation Maps

If you are looking to replace Google Maps, MapFactor could be the perfect app to do so, the app features the simplest turn-by-turn navigation system that most people prefer. Users can download maps and save them in their SD cards for offline usage, the app has apps for almost every country. Do keep in mind that it isn’t as feature rich as Google Maps but if you are looking for something that will offer you basic navigation, then this is for you.

Google Maps

While most of the people are looking for alternatives to Google Maps but it would be injustice to ignore Google’s very own app. Google Maps has to be one of the best, if not the best GPS apps available on the Play Store. It has everything you can need in a navigation app and believe it or not, Google Maps has the potential to beat your traditional navigation tools.

Polaris Navigation GPS

Polaris Navigation GPS is another fitting GPS app that is available on Android, one of the best features about this app is that it has complete access to Google Maps, Cycle Route Maps and a few other services. This is really good for people who prefer to have more than one route. It is one of the high rated apps on the Google Play Store and it appears to be rather stable.


Sygic is considered one of the oldest, most downloaded GPS apps on the Google Play Store. Just like most of the GPS apps, Sygic also has the ability to download maps and use the while being offline. While the basic app comes as a free package, users can gain some additional features through in-app purchases.


The last app on the list is HERE Maps, the app comes from Nokia and went pretty big after the release. It offers simple yet elegant interface that is easy to use and has enough functionality to begin with. Just like other apps, you can download maps and save them in order to use them offline.



Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.