The Russian company Yandex wants to compete with the services offered by Google in the ex-Soviet republic and surrounding countries. It offers its own browser, its own search engine, and now its own GPS navigation app similar to Google Maps. We're talking about Yandex.Navi.
An efficient maps application to get to your destination
It's an application with a complete GPS navigation function that we can use to find the optimal route to reach different places, reduce the time we spend behind the driving wheel, and increase our safety avoiding different risks we may find on the road.
Save time and gain in road safety.
This is the list of features that make Yandex Navigator for iPhone a complete GPS navigator, suitable for any car, bus or bike:
- Find routes in real-time to avoid the traffic.
- Choose alternative routes.
- Easily find parking spots near your destination.
- Find places of interest and businesses thanks to its street map.
- Check real-time information.
- Quickly search for organizations, addresses, or businesses by category.
- Navigate faster thanks to your favorites list.
- Check your search history and all your past routes.
- Receive indications as you advance.
- Avoid traffic jams, roadworks, and other kinds of incidents on the road.
- Receive speed alerts.
- Discover the road conditions by chatting with other users.
- Search for locations manually.
It comes along with a simple interface with all the basics to be able to use its different functions. From there we can access the manual search engine to find our destination and the map that will show us the path to follow.
It's a very decent map and GPS application for drivers, especially because it allows you to find parking places. The only drawback is that it can't be used offline by downloading the maps to your device.