Google released Android Oreo Go, lighter version for mobiles with basic configurations. Google also released lightweight apps such as Gmail, Assistant, Maps and Files Go. All these apps are available in the Android Go version and only File Go app is available in the Play store. Today Google has released Google Maps Go app in the Play store for separate download.
Google Maps Go will be compatible with all Android devices running Android 4.1 and above.
Google is introducing the light weight version of its apps to run smoothly on the mobiles with limited memory. Go apps should also work on unreliable networks without compromising speed to offer their location, real-time traffic updates, directions and other information.
Google Maps Go is available in more than 70 languages and features in-depth, accurate maps in 200 countries and territories, Public transport information for nearly 7,000 agencies, more than 3.8 million stations and 20,000 towns/cities, Detailed business info for more than 100 million places.
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