What’s New

Version 5.27

Thanks for using Google Maps! This release brings bug fixes that improve our product to help you discover new places and navigate to them.

Ratings and Reviews

4.7 out of 5
22.6K Ratings

22.6K Ratings

I♡_iRas ,

If you wanna go places you were not planning!

Best trip advisor ever! You want to go from point A to point B! Your luck has favoured you! You are going to see point C,D,E and most importantly point W. A tour of the whole city, sometimes a full country! it will make you make circles! squares and every possible shape! Also do not forget to have a compass with you , because many times it will tell you to go northwest but you have no idea where west or north is ! But do not worry!!!! A new shape will be born and you can then travel another 3650kms to go on a place which was on the previous corner and you could just do around the square and get there !

Niarr13 ,

Back to normal

Thank you for your reply to my review. Everything has been restored and i can see the listed places on map again.

Developer Response ,

Thank you for your patience as we worked on this problem. With the latest app release, this issue should now be resolved, and your saved locations should once again be visible. Please ensure your Map is up to date with this Google Maps Help Center link: https://support.google.com/maps/answer/3615175?co=GENIE.Platform%3DiOS&oco=0. We appreciate your patience while this investigated and please let us know if you continue to have issues with your saved places.

Asemenamp0 ,

Why is it going crazy?

Lately, the app is getting very confused, showing a left turn but urging you to turn right, or stopping the navigation half way through the journey. I hear others are facing similar issues too... and it has nothing to do with calibrating the compass or pressing the North button.

One last thing: why on earth is it asking me to head northwest or southeast or what not. This is really annoying! I don’t have a compass in my head, especially when I’m in a new place. This must stop.

Developer Response ,

In navigation mode, if you tap the compass in the top right corner, you can switch between always facing north or facing your direction of travel. Please copy and paste this Help Center link into your browser for some steps that might help improve your location accuracy: https://goo.gl/XlhhQr


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227.6 MB

Requires iOS 10.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.


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Age Rating
Rated 4+
This app may use your location even when it isn't open, which can decrease battery life.
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