Magellan Releases RoadMate 2010 North America GPS Navigation App for iPhone

Everyone wants a killer turn-by-turn GPS navigation application for their iPhone and following the release of TomTom’s program, Magellan RoadMate 2010 North America [App Store, $79.99] appeared in the App Store over the weekend, bringing a full-featured GPS solution including text-to-speech, lane guidance, and a “OneTouch” feature for easy access to favorite destinations.

The application boasts the following features:

- OneTouch Favorites Menu:
The OneTouch favorites menu lets you bookmark your favorite places and searches so you can easily find them. One Touch, and you’re there!

- Spoken Street Name Guidance:
Navigate confidently with spoken street names and directions at each turn so you can keep your eyes on the road.

- Highway Lane Assist:
Realistic highway signs guide you into the correct lane when approaching interchanges and exits.

- 3D Landmarks:
Incredible 3D images of key landmarks show you the way with stunning visual cues.

- Address Book Integration:
With the touch of a button, easily navigate to any contact saved in your iPhone address book.

- In-app Music Control
Take advantage of seamless iPod integration, navigating to any destination while listening to your music.

- Find Your Car:
Automatically saves your parking location so you can easily find your way back to your car.

- Pedestrian Mode:
Want to find a good espresso after dinner? With pedestrian mode you can quickly find and walk to a café near your current location.

- QuickSpell Address Entry:
Our highly-acclaimed QuickSpell with SmartCity Search allows you to quickly enter addresses into the oversized keyboard.

- NAVTEQ Maps:
Travel with confidence using NAVTEQ onboard maps. The maps are pre-loaded onto your iPhone so you can navigate worry-free. Users can also access their maps when your coverage fails.

The car kit will be compatible with both the iPhone (3G and 3GS) and iPod touch (second generation), and its capabilities will be compatible with any GPS application.

Magellan RoadMate 2010 North America offers maps for the United States, Canada, and Puerto Rico, and the company’s promotional materials indicate that versions for Eastern U.S., Western U.S. and Europe should be available soon.

[Via MacRumors]

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