Sygic turn-by-turn voice guided navigation on leading Android handset: Bundle of HTC Magic and Sygic Mobile Maps launched in Singapore

September 4, 2009

HTC_Magic_with_Sygic_TBT_navigation_portrait_lores Sygic Mobile Maps turn-by-turn voice guided navigation has been launched one week ago on all new HTC Magic Android OS phones exclusively at SingTel, StarHub and M1 in Singapore.

Sygic Mobile Maps is the first turn-by-turn voice guided navigation for Android phones available in the region. It is an on-board navigation application, i.e. with the maps – by TeleAtlas – stored in the device.

Sygic Mobile Maps turns any GPS enabled mobile phone into a personal navigation device. It is running on a range of more than 200 different devices, including 150 types of mobile phones and smartphones on Windows Mobile, Symbian and iPhone platforms. This way the Android phones users will benefit from all the feedback from other mobile OS phone users so far. 

Information about availability and distribution of the Sygic Mobile Maps in further regions will follow next week.

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Media contact:

Sygic: Anna Hurbanic, PR Manager,

About Sygic

logo_Sygic_white Sygic 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