September 24, 2023

A protracted-awaited characteristic is en path to iOS 17.

Apple Maps will lastly catch as much as Google Maps on iOS 17 by permitting iPhone customers to obtain maps for offline use. iOS 17 might be launched to the general public later this yr for the iPhone XS and newer and is presently accessible in beta for builders.

Customers will be capable to obtain a particular space of Apple Maps to their iPhone and look at it whereas offline, full with turn-by-turn instructions for driving, strolling, biking, and public transit. Whereas offline, customers can even see their estimated time of arrival, and look at info like hours and scores on place playing cards, and extra.

The downloaded Apple Maps can be considered on an Apple Watch offered a paired iPhone is turned on and in vary of the Apple Watch.

The Apple Maps knowledge will be considered and not using a mobile or Wi-Fi connection is a major enchancment to the app. One other helpful characteristic in Apple Maps on iOS 17 is the flexibility to view real-time electrical car charging station availability.

Keep tuned for added particulars as they turn into accessible.

By way of MacRumors

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