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TomTom will arrive on Android in October

The most famous of navigators is preparing to finally land in the Google Play Store in October. The same Dutch manufacturer TomTom announced that it will give an advance to theBerlin IFA which will start in a few hours. After landing on the iOS platform, finally Android will also finally have its dedicated application for TomTom.

Our goal is to make TomTom content and services available for as many devices as possible and for as many platforms as possible. Bringing TomTom to Android is a very important milestone for us (Corinne Vigreux, Managing Director TomTom)

TomTom for Android will have the following features

  • Navigation world-class. The latest and most accurate TomTom maps at your disposal, without the need for a data connection
  • Lifetime Maps – Free updates that ensure access to the most updated maps and the fastest routes
  • IQ Route – More information on road sections
  • 2D / 3D Viewing
  • TomTom HD Traffic – Available as an in-app purchase.

Here is also the official press release issued by the Dutch company

TomTom previews navigation application for Android ~ New app set for October release ~ IFA, Berlin, 29 August 2012 TomTompreviews its new navigation application for Android at IFA today. TomTom navigation, map and traffic technologies will be incorporated into the new app. TomToms on-board maps, IQ Routes and HD Traffic will give Android users the freshest map, the fastest routes and the most accurate arrival times. The application is set for release in October 2012. We aim to make TomTom content and services available to as many devices and platforms as we can, says Corinne Vigreux, Managing Director at TomTom. Bringing TomTom navigation to Android smartphones is, therefore, a significant milestone for us. This announcement follows the recent release of the TomTom Hands-free Car Kit for Smartphones. The kit allows users to charge their phone and mount it in clear view. An in-built speaker then delivers the highest quality audio for loud and clear navigation instructions and calls. More details, pricing and availability will be announced closer to the launch date.

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