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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Navigon MobileNavigator

Navigon's MobileNavigator for iPhone lacks any real advanced features and customisation options and doesn’t have text-to-speech, but the general navigational experience is solid — especially on freeways and highways. This app is far from perfect, but it's well designed, attractive and will improve with software updates.

  • Review Date:
  • Reviewer:
  • Manufacturer:
  • 21st Aug., 2009
  • Ross Catanzariti
  • Navigon
  • Rating:
  • Price:
  • 3.75
  • $ 99.99
  • Pros:
  • Clear menus and graphics, well-designed map display, minimal GPS lag while driving, clear and loud voice instructions, Reality View Pro, Lane Assistant Pro
  • Cons:
  • Limited settings and customisation options, no text-to-speech, no multi-stop route planning, can't edit or add POIs
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