- CrackBerry User
- 27 Posts
in car media centre
so I was going to get a sat nav for the car. I noticed that there is a flap that opens upwards in the centre of the dash that fits my playbook. given that I have the plugs to charge and an aux in for the stereo, I reckon I could fit a playbook in the dash. I could have a ton of music etc, but it would need a sat nav. are there any good sat nav apps, either free or paid for, as a playbook now is a similar cost to a decent sat nav in the uk and would be really cool to have dash mounted.....
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- 01-17-13, 02:39 AM #2
Magallan compass !
Or Google Maps (Android)
- 01-17-13, 03:23 AM #4
Magallan doesnt require a data plan. You 'cache' an area.
You also can do that with Google maps.
- CrackBerry User
01-17-13, 05:22 AM #5
- 68 Posts
Osmand works ok too, there is a paid version and a free version , and you download the maps that you want, no data plan required, so you don't have to bridge your phone. I've been using a windshield mount for my PB for about 3 months now, awesome media centre for my commute.Chapple13
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- CrackBerry Genius
01-17-13, 02:57 PM #6
- 4,729 Posts
I think Magellan is the only one that keeps the screen on. Osmand won't keep the playbook awake when I use it, nor will google mapsThe very existence of flamethrowers proves that sometime, somewhere, someone said to themselves, “You know, I want to set those people over there on fire, but I’m just not close enough to get the job done.
- 01-17-13, 03:25 PM #7
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