Garmin International, Inc
., a unit of Garmin Ltd. has released a new navigation app called: StreetPilot
. The app was officially announced at this week’s Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Nevada.
The StreetPilot app includes turn-by-turn directions, the latest maps and real time traffic updates. It also includes many of the same high-end features available on Garmin’s standalone GPS devices including free traffic alerts, lane assist with junction view, and speed limit indicators.
The app also integrates with a driver's iTunes music library so they can access and control their music while on the move.
The app, priced at $39.99, is not cheap. But, it is less expensive than buying a standalone GPS device.
app is available today for the iPhone in the App Store.