Nokia releases Here Maps for iPhone and iPad

If you’re not thrilled with Apple Maps for iOS, then you might want to give Nokia newly branded NAVTEQ-powered solution Here Maps a try. This is now available in the App Store, compatible with the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch running iOS 4.3 or later. The app is based on HTML 5 and offers an array of features – map view, live traffic view, public transport line view or satellite view – and has maps/directions from over 200 countries. The full list of features are listed below:

– Map views: Pick the map you need from map view, live traffic, public transport line or satellite
– Save map areas & wander without data coverage
– In selected countries, access community maps created and updated by users
– Maps, search and place coverage for nearly 200 countries
– Search with history and suggestions
– Share places with just a tap, including location & how to get there, over SMS, email, social networks
– Organize places you love into Collections
– Sign in to HERE Maps with your Nokia Account or Facebook login
– Sync with Here.net – Access your Collections anywhere
– Step-by-Step voice-guided walk navigation
– Walk navigation through pedestrian routes, parks, alleyways, and more
– Public transportation and driving directions

Download HERE Maps from iTunes here.