Sygic announces compatibility of its Mobile Maps GPS navigation app with Windows Mobile 6.5

October 6, 2009

Sygic_Mobile_Maps_on_Windows_Mobile_65Along with the launch of Windows Mobile 6.5 and Windows Marketplace for Mobile, Sygic announces compatibility of its turn-by-turn voice guided navigation application Sygic Mobile Maps with this new Windows Mobile platform. Additionally, the Sygic's GPS navigation application for Windows Mobile 6.5 is immediately available from Sygic web site e-shop or via Expansys distribution network.

While Sygic will be joining Windows Marketplace for Mobile soon, the customers not wanting to wait have an option to purchase and download it directly from Sygic web site e-shop…-to-buy.html The range of covered regions includes Europe, UK & Ireland, North America (incl. USA, Canada & Mexico), Australia & New Zealand, Brazil and South East Asia (Incl. Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, and Thailand). Further regions will be added and announced gradually.

The users who prefer to receive a boxed product can buy Sygic Mobile Maps via Expansys' European network, while only Europe application is available for sales at Expansys at this moment.

Sygic provides full-featured turn-by-turn voice guided GPS navigation for mobile phones and smartphones and in addition to Windows Mobile range, it supports also further mobile and embedded platforms, including Windows CE, Windows XP/Vista as well as iPhone, Symbian S60 v3, v5 including touch-screen versions, Linux and Google's Android.

„The unique multiplatform engine of Sygic navigation software enables us to make a way through the quantum of the operating systems like an ice-breakerJ. We were the first turn-by-turn application ready for sale for iPhone at iTunes back in June – just 10 days after the official iPhone OS 3.0 release, we are one of the first providers of a navigation application for Android phones and now we are happy to announce our compatibility with and availability for Windows Mobile 6.5. We devote our efforts to all mobile platforms at the same level of importance, because that is the only way how we can bring a great user experience and a reliable solution to our customers. At the same time, we are working hard and continuously to extend the regional availability of the application in order to make it accessible to mobile phones users world-wide.“ says Michal Stencl, Sygic's CEO.

* * *

Information about pricing & current availability of regions:


Contact for media information: Anna Hurbanic, PR Manager,

About Sygic

logo_Sygic_whiteSygic develops and sells turn-by-turn voice guided GPS navigation for a wide range of mobile devices. Sygic delivers its GPS software worldwide in more than 20 languages, including Chinese, Arabic, Farsi, Malay, Greece, Russian and nearly all European languages, working together with map providers to support maps for all regions. Sygic cooperates strongly with leading PND, phone and PMP manufactures worldwide to bring the latest technology to the market. Sygic supports major OS's: Windows Mobile, Symbian, iPhone, Linux, Android, and its applications have has been approved on more than 200 devices.

Sygic's major competitive advantages are based on navigation experience from professionals: intuitive user interface, fast rendering and route calculation, low demand on processors and memory, automatic screen resolution adaptation, smart recognition and self-setting to keyboard or touch screen operation and above all the multiplatform engine, all this to make the application start quickly and run smoothly on any device.

The company was founded in 2004 with a vision to operate as a strong, technically oriented company in order to bring innovative products for the LBS/ Navigation market.

Sygic and the Sygic logo are registered trademarks of Sygic