Polaris GPS Navigation

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    Polaris GPS Navigation

    by: 27.2K 8.6

    8.6 Users



    High performance GPS for wherever your travels take you. No account setup or subscriptions required.

    Turn your phone into a powerful GPS navigation system with Polaris Navigation GPS, the world's #1 all-purpose GPS, and dare to go where there are no roads.

    Imagine... What would it be like to navigate any waterway or explore any wilderness or city using only your phone's GPS location abilities and a view of the sky? What it would be like to create navigation destinations without the need of an internet connection and find them using only an arrow or offline maps.

    That is just a glimpse of the navigational power you will hold in your hands when you install Polaris Navigation GPS.

    Used mostly as a hiking, off road, nautical and trail GPS app, Polaris is an excellent backup or replacement for your Garmin or other handheld GPS satellite navigation unit and will keep you oriented wherever your outdoor adventures take you!

    Typical usage:

    Hiking GPS
    Back country exploration
    Trail recorder
    Sailing, Boating
    Fishing GPS
    Mountain Biking
    Backpacking and other outdoor sports
    Compass orienteering

    Known for its stability, reliability and flexibility, Polaris is used by land-sea search and rescue, military personnel and millions of others worldwide.

    To support your adventures beyond network reach we provide, free of charge:

    Unlimited access to our raster map selector and map downloader (topos, marine, hiking and others).

    An mbtiles file maker and a gemf file maker to automatically convert your downloaded raster tiles into these popular portable map formats.

    Free access to our Vector Map Library with hundreds of downloadable offline maps. (download limits were removed on version 8.40).

    This powerful navigation system also includes:

    GPS compass and magnetic compass
    GPS parameters panel
    Odometers, altimeters, speedometers, chronometers
    Split distances on tracks
    Draw a trail and navigate it
    Google Maps, OpenStreetMap-Mapnik, Topographic Maps, Cycle Route and Hiking Maps, Vector Maps, USGS Topo Maps, NOAA Marine Charts, World Aviation Operations Charts, Canada Toporama.

    GPS Tools and GPS Satellite Diagnostics- satellite count, location, signal strength and more.
    Waypoint navigation system including a dynamic waypoint-finding compass that always points to your destination while reporting estimated time of arrival, distance to target and other statistics. Just follow the arrow!

    Trail navigation system
    Altitude profiles
    Location sharing with maps
    Supports British OSGR and OSGB-36 DATUM (Ordnance Survey Grid)
    Coordinate formats: latitude/longitude as degrees, deg:min, deg:min:sec, and UTM (Universal Transverse Mercator).
    Military Coordinate Finder - Military Grid Coordinate Reference System (MGRS).
    Hiking Trails - Most of the maps show hiking paths courtesy of the Openstreetmap project. We are always amazed to find that even some of the most obscure hiking routes in our state are available.
    Marine navigation- NOAA Nautical Charts and Openseamap for selected areas.
    Select source for altitude reporting: Satellites, United States Geologic Survey or map your location to the results of NASA's Space Shuttle Radar Topography Mission
    Waypoint photography.


    Map Search and Coordinate Conversion capabilities with the free MapIt! plug-in

    Improved compatibility for maritime navigation with addition of nautical and NOAA marine charts.

    Road navigation and street directions are provided through a digital pipeline connecting the power of Polaris to the Google Maps app on your device.


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    Bljoy Pait

    by Bljoy Pait

    Mar 24, 2017  |  "Awesome"

    Nice one

    M. Jo

    by M. Jo

    Mar 23, 2017  |  "Awesome"

    Great resource. Potential lifesaver

    Alan Downing

    by Alan Downing

    Mar 23, 2017  |  "Awesome"

    It is a good marine navigation app

    A Google user

    by A Google user

    Mar 22, 2017  |  "Awesome"

    Great App!

    Christopher Apokedak

    by Christopher Apokedak

    Mar 22, 2017  |  "Great"

    Not bad

    chad gilbert gilbert

    by chad gilbert gilbert

    Mar 21, 2017  |  "Awesome"

    It's all good