14. Live HD Traffic information

Live HD traffic feature has been available for Navigator customers since April 2017 (Android) and November 2019 (iOS).

HD traffic offers live traffic information that is displayed on the map and used for route calculation and its optimisation.

Updated: April 9, 2021

Description

Live HD traffic feature has been available for Navigator customers since April 2017 (Navigator 3.0 for Android) and November 2019 (Navigator 2.0 for iOS).

HD traffic offers live traffic information that is displayed on the map and used for route calculation and its optimisation.

mapfactor Navigator - map with Live HD traffic info
Example: Map with traffic info in the UK (Colour map mode - Day mode - United Kingdom)
(Navigator 6 for Android)

How to use Live HD traffic information in mapfactor GPS Navigation for Android and iOS

A list of current traffic restrictions is available in Tools / HD traffic / Traffic. The list is sorted by distance from the map centre. If you tap on a restriction in the list, you can display it on the map.

mapfactor Navigator - Live HD traffic - List of restrictions
Example: HD Traffic - overview in Tools (Navigator 6 for Android)

If there is a new major delay along your route, Navigator will automatically recalculate it to save you time and help you get to your destination more quickly.

To set up HD traffic go to Settings / Navigation / HD traffic.

mapfactor Navigator - Live HD traffic - Settings
Example: HD Traffic - Settings (Navigator 6 for Android)

Route optimised with respect to current traffic situation:

mapfactor Navigator - route recalculated because of traffic resctrictions, Germany

How to get Live HD traffic?

Live HD traffic feature is available as an in-app purchase for Navigator for Android and iOS for region and for a period of 1 month (2,39 EUR), 3 months (4,79 EUR) or 1 year (10,99 EUR). (Go to Tools / Buy Maps / Online traffic information)

All Navigator PRO and Navigator TRUCK PRO subscribers have HD Traffic feature included in their yearly subscription.

mapfactor Navigator - Live HD traffic - In-app Purchase
Example: In-app purchase in Navigator 6 for Android

Countries with available HD Traffic information

In April 2021 the list of countries with HD traffic feature grew to almost 90 territories all over the world.

Europe
Ă…land Islands new
Andorra new
Austria
Azores and Madeira new
Balearic Islands new
Belarus new
Belgium
Bosnia-Herzegovina new
Bulgaria new
Canary Islands new
Croatia new
Czechia
Denmark
Estonia new
Finland
France
Germany
Gibraltar new
Greece new
Hungary new
Channel Islands (Guernsey & Jersey) new
Iceland new
Republic of Ireland
Isle of Man new
Italy
Latvia new
Liechtenstein new
Lithuania new
Luxembourg
Malta new
Monaco new
The Netherlands
Norway
Poland
Portugal
Romania new
Russian Federation new
San Marino new
Serbia new
Slovakia new
Slovenia
Spain
Sweden
Switzerland
Turkey new
Ukraine new
United Kingdom
Vatican City new


Africa
Egypt new
Kenya new
Lesotho new
Morocco new
Mozambique new
Nigeria new
South Africa


North America
Canada
Mexico new
Puerto Rico new
United States of America
United States Virgin Islands new


Latin America
Argentina new
Brazil new
Colombia new
Chile new
Peru new
Uruguay new


South Asia
Brunei Darussalam new
India new
Indonesia new
Malaysia new
Philippines new
Singapore new
Thailand new
Vietnam new


Oceania
Australia new
New Zealand new


North & East Asia
Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of China new
Macao Special Administrative Region of China new
Taiwan (Republic of China) new


Middle East
Bahrain new
Kuwait new
Oman new
Qatar new
Saudi Arabia new
United Arab Emirates new