MapmyIndia.com is India’s leading map and GPS navigation services provider. They have recently launched MapmyIndia LX130 (MapmyIndia Light), a sleek new GPS navigation gadget for Generation Next. MapmyIndia Light is priced at Rs 11,990. This gizmo fits neatly in any pocket and is the perfect travelling companion in a car or while using public transport.
While driving a car, MapmyIndia Light can be easily attached to the windscreen and the user can follow the voice-guided instructions to travel to your destination. While using public transport – a cab or an auto – if the driver takes a detour, MapmyIndia Light tells the user where one is and whether one is moving towards the right destination or not.
MapmyIndia Light features has a high grade glossy white body, weighs just 122 grams, 2.5mm thick and bright 3.5” display screen.
MapmyIndia Light is powered with maps of 401 cities, over 8.3 lakh km of roads connecting over 4 lakh towns & villages and takes you to around 10 lakh points of interest like cinema halls, restaurants, petrol pumps etc.
MapmyIndia currently covers 401 Indian cities out of which 26 cities in Kerala- Alappuzha, Aluva, Changanassery, Cherthala, Ernakulam, Guruvayur, Kalady, Kasaragod, Kayamkulam, Kochi, Kodungallur, Kollam, Kottayam, Kovalam, Kozhikode, Kumarakom, Kumily, Palakkad, Pathanamthitta, Perinthalmanna, Ponnani, Punalur, Thalassery, Thiruvananthapuram, and Thrissur
MapMyIndia’s list of points includes:
- Transport: Airports, Taxis & Parking, Petrol Pump & CNG, Railway station
- Health: Ambulance Services, Fitness & Yoga Centers, Blood Banks, Medical Services
- Community services: Educational Institutions, Embassies, Fire stations, Police Stations, Post Offices
- Commercial: ATMs, Banks, Malls, Markets, Shops
- Hotels & Dining: Hotels, Restaurants, Pubs and Bars
- Recreation: Cinemas & Theaters, Clubs & Golf Courses
- Tourism: Tourist Venues, Lakes & Beaches, National Parks
- Religious: Buddhist, Christian, Sikh, Hindu, Islamic, Jain
MaymyIndia Lx130/Light Features:
- Better map experience: You can drag the map in any direction, zoom in and out smoothly to change scale, make the map 2D or 3D at any angle, and rotate the map to change your perspective. You can change the mode from day to night to see your city or region in a totally different light.
- Search: Simply type in the name of the location or point of interest you are looking for, and it will be overlayed with the map. You just need start typing the name, and the search function handles the rest.
- Navigation: ഭou get real-time “talking” directions, turn-by-turn, to your destination along with clear map guidance so you can easily reach your destination. Simply enter your destination, and start moving. Even if you miss a turn, it instantly re-calculates and gives you the new route.
- Points of interest: You can find points of interest like petrol pumps, ATMs, restaurants, landmarks etc., near your current location, along the way or near the destination. You even get address and phone numbers for important ones, so you can call to make a reservation etc.
- Navigate using photographs: You can import geo-tagged photographs and see them on the map, navigate to them, or search for the nearest GeoPix.
- Personalized: Save your favourite locations, routes and GPS logs to acess easily later. This saves time in entering the same destinations again in future, and also helps you mark more places on the map for your own reference.