New Ovi Maps 3.06 Brings Direct Download of Street Maps to your smartphone

4. December 2010 at 05:08

nokia n8 on ovi mapsNokia Betalabs released the latest update to the Ovi Maps of your mobile. The new version is the 3.06 which brings new updates such as direct download update of street maps to your phone. The also brings major enhancements to the usage of the Ovi Maps.

You can find the lists of major updates and changes below.

  • Download street maps directly to your device! A new feature called “Update” on the main menu which allows you download Street Maps directly (via WiFi) to your phone without a PC! Please note that phones without WiFi (e.g. Nokia 5230) will not work.
  • My Position and Search are now integrated (now called Map). When accessed, it will show your last map view
  • Back button in Favourites
  • Long tap functionality to delete & rename collections & routes
  • Pop up for first time use – to inform user to download new map data (when upgrading 3.04 > 3.06 for the first time)
  • Improved behaviours of transit lines settings in map toolbox (no more grey out)
  • Compass calibration hint
  • Refreshed place details information view

You can try and download the new Ovi Maps in the Betalabs.