Maps Pro is the most advanced mapping application on the Windows 8 Store. Directions, Street View, geolocation, points of interest, custom styles and a powerful search engine in one application, available worldwide.
*NEW* Record your journey as a GPX file *NEW* Offline Maps! *NEW* Maps Pro now opens your KML, GPX and GeoJSON files! *NEW* Maps Pro is now the only Windows 8 Store application compatible with external Bluetooth GPS, including Microsoft Surface users!
Maps Pro allows you to change the style of your map, choosing from over 20 different styles and providers including Nokia, ESRI*, MapBox, Stamen, OpenStreetMap and Bing Maps. Create beautiful custom maps by adding overlays such as Land Shading 3D or transportation details (**not available in standard Maps).
Display points of interest (POI) such as restaurants, cinemas, bars, etc. from 80+ categories, with reviews and details
Search for a location straight from the Windows 8 Search interface, using a street name, a country name or a postal code.
Your location is automatically detected by Maps Pro depending on your IP address (desktop computer) or GPS (tablet). If the location is too approximate, you can redefine it later and it will be saved automatically.
Access Google Street View directly, by a click / tap on a location and experience HD images in full screen**.
Maps Pro also helps you find your way with its powerful Directions feature. Get directions to and from locations either by a click / tap on the map, by typing an address or by using your geo-location. You will be able to change the route easily by moving the markers on the map. You can also choose between "Driving", "Cycling" and "Walking" to calculate the directions
Version 58 - 29 July 2014 Added a new Map Style: 4UMaps.eu maps. Especially good for outdoor, hike and mountain bike
Version 57 - New Features - 22 July 2014 More options are now available in the Help > Options panel. You can now choose which metrics to display (if available): my coordinates (now disabled by default), speed, heading, altitude. It is also now possible to hide the zoom buttons or make them bigger so that they are easier to reach when driving. For our users in China, we added a fix "GPS offset in China" option in the options panel. This option will allow you to get precise turn-by-turn directions, even with Chinese government regulations. When you click / tap on the map, you now have a nice ripple animation and the marker comes with a bounce animation. The blue marker is not added/moved anymore when double clicking/tapping
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