Experience the next generation of the Bing Maps app. Featuring stunning 3D world and city views, the Bing Maps Preview app puts you at the center of a smart, personalized experience that saves you time and helps you get things done.
It’s Personal. Make your Windows 8.1 device smarter with personal information and insights where and when you need them.
Need to get there on time? Personalized traffic alerts keep an eye on the traffic for your favorite routes and alert you when there are delays.
Looking for something local that you’ll love? Tap into your social network by adding your Facebook account to get local business and restaurant picks recommended by your friends.
It’s Helpful. Find your way there and know your way around, whether it’s a local lunch or a vacation in Verona or Valencia. Real-world imagery and an intuitive interface make it easy to find what you’re looking for. Take a closer look with Streetside panoramas and get details and directions for places and points of interest.
It’s Beautiful. Immerse yourself in amazing imagery and explore cities and features across the world in a 3D experience that makes you feel like you’re really there. Use touch gestures to intuitively move through the map and watch as labels smartly adjust to keep you oriented.
*Not available in all markets
Note: The Bing Maps Preview app installs as a separate app and will not replace the Bing Maps app on your device.
Key updates to this release of the Maps app include:
• Full 3D road and aerial coverage with global terrain mapping
• Personalization options
• High-resolution 3D cities (in select areas)
• Streetside preview lens and 360 degree panoramic Streetside views (in select areas)
• Active traffic alerts for back-ups, incidents, and road closures along favorite routes (in select areas)
• Live tiles that show traffic notifications
• On-screen controls for one-step access to search, directions and local listings
Some updates may not be available in some markets
Get the best experience with a fast Internet connection (≥10 Mbps)
When you install, you acknowledge that this application contains functionality that enables you to use location services. If you decide to allow the application to use location services, you acknowledge that you are allowing Microsoft to collect, store, and use your location data through Microsoft services to improve the quality of your Microsoft experience. http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=74170. Your use of the service is also governed by the Microsoft Services Agreement, located at http://explore.live.com/microsoft-service-agreement?mkt=en-us.