ViewRanger GPS Premium for Symbian Publisher's description
from PocketGear, Inc
ViewRanger turns your phone into a fully-featured off-road satnav with detailed topographic mapping
ViewRanger turns your phone into a fully-featured off-road satnav with detailed topographic mapping. This pack includes tokens to download topographic maps directly to your phone.
ViewRanger is ideal for tourists, walkers, cyclists, mountain bikers, horse riders, geocachers, river boaters - in fact anyone who enjoys the outdoors.
Topographic map data available with this pack:
Great Britain 1:50k (up to 14,800 sqkm), 1:25k (up to 630 sqkm)
Belgium 1:100k (up to 3900 sqkm), 1:50k (up to 600 sqkm), 1:10k (up to 200 sqkm)
Finland 1:50k (up to 700 sqkm), 1:20k (up to 350 sqkm)
France 1:100k (up to 10200 sqkm), 1:25k (up to 1000 sqkm)
Germany 1:50k (up to 8650 sqkm), 1:25k (up to 4325 sqkm)
Ireland 1:50k (up to 5575 sqkm)
Netherlands 1:25k (up to 900 sqkm)
Slovenia 1:50k (up to 890 sqkm), 1:25k (up to 500 sqkm)
Switzerland 1:100k (up to 3000 sqkm), 1:50k (up to 700 sqkm), 1:25k (up to 200 sqkm).
USA National Geographic Topo! 1:500k (free), 1:24k (1000 tiles, approx 29700 sqkm)
Example Areas: The example map areas given show the area available if the whole token pack is used on this map layer.
Also available: City Guides to London and Dublin.
This token pack gives you credit to download map tiles and data via ViewRanger's over-the-air download directly to your phone handset. We recommend that you use WiFi or have a flat-rate internet data tariff.
Please note: To purchase Ordnance Survey map tiles for the UK, you need an Ordnance Survey token pack. For Norway topo maps, you need the special Norway token pack.
MAP: Clear and detailed topographic maps (sourced directly from National Mapping and Geoscience Agencies) provide detailed topographic map information including hill contours, tourist information, camping and caravan sites, picnic areas and viewpoints, and footpaths.
Control what you display with fast map pan and zoom controls.
LOCATE: Using the phone's internal GPS, or connected to a Bluetooth GPS receiver, ViewRanger will plot your position and update the map automatically as you travel.
Your velocity and direction indicator are shown on the moving map display.
Your current location's grid reference is displayed at the top of the screen. You can choose from a range of formats including 6, 8 or 10 digit grid reference, National Grids, UTM and various forms of longitude/latitude.
NAVIGATE: Navigate along routes or to any waypoint or point of interest.
Create and edit routes and waypoints on your phone, or import from popular PC software applications and websites.
GPS: Navigate with map or a traditional GPS display showing position, altitude, bearing, distance and ETA to target, velocity, and route XTE. You can even have it notify you with an audible alarm when you are nearing your target or waypoint along a route.
TRIPVIEW: Monitor key information whilst on-the-move. User-definable screen layouts lets you customise TripView to show the data you need. Includes speed monitor, distance, pace, and much more.
REVIEW: Record a Track Log so that you can review your performance, including parameters such as time taken, maximum and average speed, track length, and height gain/loss. Brilliant for runners and cyclists.
ANALYZE: Review and analyze your performance with on-screen graphs both during and after recording your tracklog. Export your tracks as GPX files for import into Google Earth and other applications.
RECORD: ViewRanger integrates with your smartphone's camera to quickly and simply record photos and video clips onto the map.
Whether you are taking holiday snaps, want to record wildlife sightings, or just want to remember where you took a particular video clip - ViewRanger makes it simple.
CONNECT: Share your experiences by associating photos and text notes with landscape features and publishing to the ViewRanger online Information Exchange. View and read other peoples postings.
BUDDY BEACON: See your friend's location on-screen, or publish your location to specific friends and family to see on their handsets...
BUDDY BEACON: ...or view on the web through our Buddy Beacon portal.
MANAGE: ViewRanger includes a Data Manager to make it easy to manage your routes, tracks, waypoints, POI, and maps. It's easy to Bookmark locations so that you can revisit your favorite locations at any time.
EXCHANGE: Route import lets you to bring in routes as GPX files from third party web sites and PC route planning software. POI import allows you to incorporate Points of Interest databases from third parties.
Are you a geocacher? ViewRanger imports GPX and LOC files
Export your tracklogs to your PC for further analysis.
PUBLISH: Publish your TravelLog photos instantly through your Facebook profile by adding the ViewRanger for Facebook application to your Facebook profile page.
As soon as you Share a photo from ViewRanger on your phone, it will appear in your Facebook ViewRanger TravelLog.
System Requirements:No special requirements.
Program Release Status: Minor Update
Program Install Support: Install and Uninstall