In the App Store the new version Yandex.Navigator that is able to warn the driver about speeding. The application knows about the speed limits not only on different roads, in different areas and warns of exceeding the audible signal. In addition, the speed limit is now displayed on the smartphone screen.
New feature is useful, for example, if the driver entered town from the highway, and it’s time to slow down. On the Russian roads warning default alarm is heard when the speed exceeded by 15 km/h — the driver time to slow down. The threshold can be changed in the Navigator settings.
Much of the data on speed limits, the Navigator has received from the national map thanks to regular users that mark on the map road signs. New feature of the Navigator is started in Moscow, St.-Petersburg, Kiev, Moscow, Leningrad and Kiev regions, as well as in Turkey. In other cities and countries it works in test mode.
Earlier, Yandex.Navigator also learned to warn drivers about the cameras, controlling speed on the road and the movement of the strip of public transport. In addition, now the data about traffic jams on the route are updated every one hundred seconds, which is immediately reflected in the forecast of arrival.
The first version of Yandex Navigator, was released in spring 2013. Now its monthly audience is about 2 million people. Each month the Navigator downloaded about 300,000 times.
Download Yandex.Navigator is available for free in the App Store.