Android Auto - Google Maps, Media & Messaging
Android Auto - Google Maps, Media & Messaging review
Android Auto is the smart app that provides you all the services you may need while on the road. It is created by Google Company. The app is extremely popular among drivers around the world. It is available on the Android platform.
Design and Usability 10/10
The stylish design of the Android Auto app is seen from afar. It is made in black, blue, and white colors. The app is simple, not too vivid, but bright. It was created for drivers who can’t spend much time searching for the services they need. This is why it is so user-friendly and clear. Even total newcomers can understand and learn how to use the app. You see the colorful icons of all services you need. Tap and use it. There is guidance from the app and voice control so you don’t have to take your hands off the wheel. Some tools are not signed, but the icons are understandable and already familiar to you.
Key Functions 10/10
The app is a companion in your car. It is simple in navigation and helps you to stay focus on the road. Besides, it offers multiple features:
Navigate everything using your voice only;
Check out for the possible traffic jam to avoid it. Change the route up to your needs with Waze and Google Maps;
You can receive notifications in real-time about upcoming hazards;
Google Assistant can notify you of the upcoming events while you are driving. This way you will not forget about important meetings or birthdays;
You can create reminders via the Google Assistant;
Check out for the last night scores the latest news in your region;
Pick do not disturb message and place it to your contacts, so no one will be able to distract you on your way;
You may send SMS, exchange text and voice messages;
Change the radio channel you listen to.
This app requires several permissions from you. It asks for your GPS coordinates, your Google account, the Internet, and even Google calendars. However, it has a high level of security. There are no ads that may appear while you are using the app. However, you need to be careful with all your profiles in other services that Android Auto is compatible with.
- It requires an Internet connection
- User-friendly interface with big buttons and voice navigation
- There are no ads in the app
- This app is compatible with numerous services