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Best voice navigation apps: download for iOS and Android - 2022


A voice navigator is an indispensable thing for a long trip. Searching for a suitable navigator can take a lot of time, and downloading a non-working application can even lead to unpleasant mishaps. This article is aimed at making the search for a useful voice navigator easier. It describes all the pros and cons of popular applications, with the most objective assessment of them.

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Voice GPS-navigation

Language: English, a variety of African languages, Hindi, Filipino. Voice navigation is in the language of the device, that is, if the interface of your device is in English, then the voice navigation will be in English.

When you first start the application, you are prompted to select your language and give you all the necessary permissions. After that you get to the main screen, where the following functions are available:

  • Voice navigation;
  • Traffic tracking;
  • Speedometer;
  • Trip Planner;
  • Searching for places nearby;
  • Routing.

When you click on one of the icons, you will see detailed instructions on how to place the widget with the application on your home screen. It will give you quick access to most of the features.

To use the navigation, click on "Voice Navigation" and enter the desired address in the "Search Location" field. You can also enter the address using your voice by clicking on the microphone icon at the bottom of the screen.

Navigation is via Google Maps, so the coverage area corresponds to google maps.


  • Intuitive interface with lots of hints;
  • Variety of functions;
  • Additional settings.


  • Excessive amount of ads popping up with every click;
  • Not the most convenient switch to google maps;
  • Small selection of interface languages.

It is worth noting that the disadvantage of too many pop-up ads outweighs all the pluses. There are so many advertisements that some users can not use the navigator.

Download for Android

inRoute - Intelligent Routing

inRoute allows you to plan the best route, depending on a number of factors - traffic jams, road or weather conditions, altitude differences, etc. There is support of voice control.

The voice navigation app works worldwide, the most detailed maps are made for the U.S.

Tracking information is carried out in real time, due to this it is possible to build an optimal route, depending on the current situation on the road.


  • Ability to build a route by voice;
  • Voice assistant with a warning about adverse weather conditions and problems on the road;
  • Importing your own maps;
  • Creation of your own traffic routes with the indication of important points on the road;
  • Ability to build off-road routes taking into account elevation differences, curvature, air temperature, humidity, wind speed and direction, etc.

The user can search for certain places along the route - gas stations, cafes and restaurants, places for rest. When building a route it is possible to take into account rest stop points. Working with maps is possible in online mode or without Internet connection.

To test the functions of the app, you can use a free trial period for a week after downloading. After that, you can sign up for an annual subscription for $39.99 or purchase it monthly for $5.


  • Up to 150 ready-made routes that can be entered and saved in memory;
  • Synchronize traffic routes between different devices;
  • Export and import of ready-made maps;
  • Warning of adverse weather conditions in the voice assistant mode.

The disadvantages include a high subscription fee.

Download for iOS

Navitel Navigator provides accurate information about traffic jams. Navitel.PROBKI service is free for users of official navigation maps.

Information about the traffic situation is displayed in real time on the screen of your mobile device Navitel is installed on. Internet and GPS connection should be activated. Also, you can use voice navigation.

Traffic intensity and congestion can be tracked by markers of green, orange, yellow and red colors. In addition, you can set the value of traffic jams according to the usual 9-point scale, depending on the traffic congestion.

Navitel Navigator can automatically build routes, taking into account traffic jams. If the app detects traffic jams, it offers a detour option, which can be longer, but faster - taking into account the better passability of the roads.

Download for Android | iOS

Yandex Navigator

This navigator will be useful for motorists who need a traffic map and voice navigation for Belarus, Russia, Ukraine and Turkey. The mobile version is available for both Android and iOS.

The app uses Yandex Maps to inform about traffic jams, accidents, repairs, and build optimal routes. It requires Internet + Gps-connection with a satellite (offline maps are also supported). The navigator is convenient because it offers the best options for bypassing problematic areas and voice prompts.

Download for Android | iOS

Lite GPS Navigation

Language: English.

When you first start it up, you are prompted to read the license agreement. After giving the necessary permissions, the voice navigator takes you to the main screen with many sections. It is worth noting that, in comparison with previous navigators, advertising is qualitatively integrated into the design of the application. It is marked with the AD icon and placed in a specially allocated block, which does not obstruct the main content.

The application has a very user-friendly, simple interface. The navigation section immediately shows the street, city, country and state you are in. All of this is in a separate block with brief information.

Sections of the app:

  • Navigation;
  • Speedometer;
  • Routing;
  • Traffic;
  • Locations Nearby;
  • Displaying the user's location;
  • Address search;
  • Country information;
  • Attractions;
  • Wonders of the World.

There aren't many pop-up ads. And mostly when navigating such sections as "wonders of the world" or "sights," that is, it will not disturb the user in the event that you need to find an address or navigate in an emergency.

In "country information" you will find the capital, country number, abbreviation, continent and population at the moment. The "Wonders of the World" section gives you access to brief information about the world's famous landmarks.

There is no language selection for voice navigation or any additional settings in the application.

Download for Android

Radarbot: Radar Detector

The voice navigation app allows you to monitor the road in real time, handle information about traffic jams, repairs on specific sections in real time. The app also monitors radar sensors on the road and notifies the driver of speed limits.

The app is suitable for drivers of cars, motorcycles, trucks, commercial vehicles, etc.

App features:

  • Tracking of standard, mobile, tunnel radars;
  • Notification of recorders and cameras near traffic lights;
  • Information about dangerous road sections and areas under repair;
  • Map of road potholes and speed bumps;
  • The app will allow you to focus on the road.


  • Voice navigation works in all countries of the world;
  • Can work in the background with other apps;
  • Voice alerts;
  • Audible information when approaching a radar;
  • Special vibration mode for motorcyclists;
  • Can be installed on a smart watch.


  • Some radars are not detected by the app;
  • Problems with automatic switching between day / manual mode.

Download for Android | iOS

Ilia is a professional writer. He has expert knowledge in GPS and cartography with 15 years of experience. Additionally, Ilia has extensive experience in data recovery on PC and mobile. He started his career as a journalist by reviewing PC and mobile apps. His current responsibilities are to keep track of users' questions on MGT and answer them.