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Acastus Photon Alternatives

Acastus Photon is described as 'A private, free and open source replacement for Google Maps and other geocoding services that relies on Photon, which you can run on your own server. It uses the Photon API to fetch results to your phone, allowing you to search for places in' and is a Map service in the travel & location category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Acastus Photon for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, Android, iPhone, iPad and Apple Watch. The best alternative is Google Maps, which is free. Other great apps like Acastus Photon are Waze, Qwant Maps, HERE WeGo and Apple Maps.

Acastus Photon alternatives are mainly Map Services but may also be GPS Navigation Services or Travel Planners. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Acastus Photon.
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  1. Google Maps icon

    Google Maps

    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Blackberry
    • Chrome OS
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Apple Watch
    • Android Wear
    • KaiOS
    160 alternatives to Google Maps 

    Google Maps is a basic web mapping service application and technology provided by Google. It offers street maps, a route planner for traveling by foot, car, or public transport and an urban business locator for numerous countries around the world.

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    1.  Route PlanningPlan and optimize your route with Google Maps to avoid traffic and save time.
    2.  Public TransportationGoogle Maps contains information about one or more public transport services that you can use in your area of interest.
    3.  Turn-by-turn NavigationGoogle Maps gives you up-to-date detailed directions at each step of a selected route.
    4.  Works OfflineGoogle Maps can be used without the need to connect to the internet.
    5.  Dark ModeGoogle Maps supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
    6.  Text to SpeechGoogle Maps allows you to transform written text into spoken text.
    7.  CyclingUse Google Maps to plan, discover, track or share your bike rides.
    8.  Voice NavigationGet traffic alerts and route updates by voice in Google Maps
    9.  Hiking MapsExplore and discover the outdoors with new hiking trails in your area with Google Maps.
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  2. Waze icon

    Waze

    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Blackberry
    • Windows Phone
    • Kindle Fire
    71 alternatives to Waze 

    Waze is a social GPS navigation app that allows drivers to build and use live maps & real-time traffic updates to improve their daily commute.

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    1.  Turn-by-turn NavigationWaze gives you up-to-date detailed directions at each step of a selected route.
    2.  CrowdsourcedWaze uses suggestions, information, etc., from a large group of people to improve the quality of the content.
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  3. Qwant Maps icon

    Qwant Maps

    • Online
    24 alternatives to Qwant Maps 

    Qwant Map, still in beta, is designed to be an alternative to Google Maps or HERE WeGo, based on OpenStreetMap.

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    1.  Points of Interest (POI)Qwant Maps shows you specific point locations of interest like restaurants, hospitals, gas stations, etc.
    2.  No TrackingQwant Maps will not track you or use your personal data.
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  4. HERE WeGo icon

    HERE WeGo

    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • HUAWEI AppGallery
    • iPad
    93 alternatives to HERE WeGo 

    Explore the world in glorious 3D with HERE Maps. Discover new places, collect your favourite places, plan the perfect journey, and sync it all with your mobile phones.

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    1.  Turn-by-turn NavigationHERE WeGo gives you up-to-date detailed directions at each step of a selected route.
    2.  Works OfflineHERE WeGo can be used without the need to connect to the internet.
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  5. Apple Maps icon

    Apple Maps

    • Mac
    • iPhone
    • iPad
    • Apple Watch
    127 alternatives to Apple Maps 

    Apple Maps is the best way to navigate and explore the world - all with your privacy protected.

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    1.  Points of Interest (POI)Apple Maps shows you specific point locations of interest like restaurants, hospitals, gas stations, etc.
    2.  Turn-by-turn NavigationApple Maps gives you up-to-date detailed directions at each step of a selected route.
    3.  Nearby SearchApple Maps lets you search for places, services or people within a specified area.
    4.  Voice NavigationGet traffic alerts and route updates by voice in Apple Maps
    5.  CyclingUse Apple Maps to plan, discover, track or share your bike rides.
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  6. Yandex.Maps icon

    Yandex.Maps

    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Blackberry
    • Android Tablet
    • Telegram
    • Windows Phone
    • iPad
    • Apple Watch
    • Kindle Fire
    61 alternatives to Yandex.Maps 

    Yandex.Maps gives you access to maps of over 1800 cities and towns right in your pocket. Find addresses and companies. Plan your journeys in a car or on public transport taking current traffic conditions into account.

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    1.  Turn-by-turn NavigationYandex.Maps gives you up-to-date detailed directions at each step of a selected route.
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  7. Bing Maps icon

    Bing Maps

    66 alternatives to Bing Maps 

    Bing Maps (previously Live Search Maps, Windows Live Maps and Windows Live Local) is a web mapping service provided as a part of Microsofts Bing suite of search engines and powered by the Bing Maps for Enterprise framework.

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    1.  Public TransportationBing Maps contains information about one or more public transport services that you can use in your area of interest.
    Bing Maps
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    GMaps WV

    • Android
    • F-Droid
    143 alternatives to GMaps WV 

    This is a restricted WebView wrapper for accessing the web version of Google Maps. Intended for use when OpenStreetMap isn't enough.

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    This app doesn't have any features at the moment.
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    TomTom MyDrive

    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    126 alternatives to TomTom MyDrive 

    TomTom MyDrive is a route planner based on TomTom maps that allows to find the fastest or the most attractive route to your destination by vehicle of your choice with traffic info and integration with TomTom devices and mobile app.

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    1.  Points of Interest (POI)TomTom MyDrive shows you specific point locations of interest like restaurants, hospitals, gas stations, etc.
    2.  Route PlanningPlan and optimize your route with TomTom MyDrive to avoid traffic and save time.
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    • Free powerful professional GPS navigation system with high quality offline maps. It is an Android GPS app that lets you find places as fast as possible whether you have an Internet connection or not by using offline maps, so you avoid phone charges.

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      1.  Route PlanningPlan and optimize your route with GPS Navigator with Offline Maps to avoid traffic and save time.
      2.  Voice NavigationGet traffic alerts and route updates by voice in GPS Navigator with Offline Maps
      3.  PortableGPS Navigator with Offline Maps can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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