Best iPhone navigation apps

We review and rate the best iPhone GPS navigation apps in the App Store

The dominance of Apple's iPhone is largely thanks to its App Store, and some of the most useful third-party applications are fully fledged navigation apps that take advantage of the phone's GPS capabilities.

There is no shortage of GPS-based apps available for the iPhone, including from big brands like TomTom, Navigon and CoPilot Live, as well as lesser known players like Sygic and NDrive.

If you're after a navigation solution for your iPhone either for in the car or for when you're on foot, check out our guide to the best iPhone navigation apps.

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ALK Technologies CoPilot Live 8 for iPhone

ALK Technologies' CoPilot Live 8 for iPhone app has an excellent user interface and a great map screen, but erratic GPS performance and a few missing features hinder its appeal. With future software updates to correct its issues, this GPS app has the potential to be one of the best available for the iPhone.

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  • 29th Oct., 2009
  • Ross Catanzariti
  • ALK Technologies
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  • Pros:
  • Great looking interface and map screen, responsive menus, extensive settings, good navigational voice and volume
  • Cons:
  • Erratic GPS performance, no text-to-speech, route is lost when you receive a phone call, no safety alerts

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