MapmyIndia CarPad 5 a powerful GPS for vehicles: Live traffic updates
Map My India which is the leading manufacturer for GPS and navigation devices in the country has launched a new GPS system, the Car Pad 5. The amazing part of this GPS device is that it’s an al-in-one GPS, smart phone and tablet. The tablet is powered by a 1 GHz Samsung processor and has an Android OS with built in 3G and Wi-Fi capabilities.
This new and sleek GPS navigation device has been loaded with Aura which is Map My India’s comprehensive fully 3D navigation interface. Features included with Aura include real time traffic updates, collection of numerous digital maps, house level search and track and trace feasibility.
With improved connectivity options people can be in touch with one another even when on the move. The tablet has a 5-inch screen to make viewing and using interface much easier.There are also a number of productivity and entertainment features included within this device.
MapmyIndia says, “CarPad 5 offers everyone in the car – driver and passengers, adults and children, male and female – a fully optimized in-car and portable navigation, entertainment, connectivity and productivity experience. The CarPad 5 device has a large 12.7cm HD screen, 3G connectivity powered by Samsung 1Ghz processor, and the rich app experience of AndroidTM packed with many appealing features for car travelers.”
News release: MapmyIndia CarPad 5:A Powerful GPS Navigator, Smart Phone & 3G Tablet
Connected and advanced 3D GPS navigation device
3G enabled Android tablet
Sleek, more powerful, loaded with entertainment and productivity features
Powered by connected-GPS Navigation experience through MapmyIndia Aura
Facilitates 3D navigation, house-level details, live traffic updates, and connects users nearby
and on-the-go based on location
MapmyIndia, India’s leader in Digital Maps, Navigation and Location Based Services, today announced the launch of CarPad 5, the next generation of MapmyIndia’s connected car products. CarPad 5 is an all-In-One GPS Navigator, Smart Phone and 3G Tablet, which runs on 1GHz Samsung processor (Cortex A8, S5PV210), Android OS, built-in 3G & Wi-Fi and has a 5 inch capacitive touch screen. The new navigation device is pre-loaded with Aura, MapmyIndia’s latest, fully 3D and connected GPS navigation interface.
CarPad 5 has a host of in-car productivity increasing features built around MapmyIndia’s awardwinning Aura maps. These have not only been rated as the most accurate and comprehensive digital maps of the country but also offer real-time traffic updates, house level search, security (track and trace), discount offers in the vicinity etc.
“After the success of MapmyIndia CarPad, which endorses our view that that there is a strong demand for in-car productivity gadgets, we present the next-generation CarPad 5 to Indian consumers. MapmyIndia has always strived towards making car travel convenient, comfortable and productive. The CarPad 5 is one of the many in-car productivity gadgets we plan to launch in the
near future,” says Rakesh Verma, Managing Director, MapmyIndia.
MapmyIndia CarPad 5 features:
Find Everything, Go Anywhere: Experience the best-in-class navigation on CarPad 5, with live turn-by-turn voice guidance to places, augmented reality with 3D landmarks, buildings and terrain, house-level details, travel guides and nearby information and friend finders.
The ideal travel companion: The pre-installed with Aura, MapmyIndia’s latest navigation interface the CarPad 5 offers full 3D navigation and India’s richest and most detailed maps, including house numbers and city & travel guides. The map covers over 6.3 million places, 5,79,000 towns and villages, 4000 cities at street-level, house-level data for 36 cities and 3D
landmarks and building footprints for 34 major cities. All the maps are loaded on to the device, making it independent of the network.
Stay connected, informed & entertained with 3G: The 3G enabled Android device enables users to call, message, mail and chat, search and browse the web at high speed, and access social networks anytime. CarPad 5 is also equipped with Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. MapmyIndia CarPad 5 leverages connectivity by streaming photographs of places and letting users discover people and friends nearby, share their location and message with others –connecting users to everyone and everything around them.
Enriched entertainment experience: The in-car entertainment offers enriched experience as you watch videos on YouTube or load movies, listen to stored music, flip through photos and search and browse photos on Flickr or other photo-sharing sites. Download new applications and games from the Android Market which can be accessed directly. With the CarPad 5, incar entertainment goes to the next level.
Perfect for use in-car and on the move: Use conveniently in-car while driving and enjoy the sleek CarPad at home, office, in a plane & on the go! The CarPad 5 is your perfect companion for all times!
MapmyIndia CarPad 5 is priced at Rs 19,990 /- (which includes the CarPad 5 device with 3G, Wi-Fi, 4GB SD card memory, pre-installed MapmyIndia Navigator Aura, containing the CarPad windshield mount and Car charger). MapmyIndia CarPad 5 is available for sale, online at http://www.mapmyindia.com/store including for Cash on Delivery in select locations. Consumers
can contact MapmyIndia Customer Care (011-46009999, +91-9999333223/4) or visit http://www.mapmyindia.com for more details about MapmyIndia CarPad 5.
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