Nokia Maps Beta v3.08 with Weather app

Nokia Beta labs has released the latest version of Nokia Maps version-ed 3.08. The new version of maps gets a li’l weather app. This cute little weather app gives the weather conditions by hour and forecasts for the week. There is also live traffic routing info.

What’s different in this version of Maps v3.08?

  • Cool Weather app – get local conditions by the hour and forecasts for the week
  • Live traffic routing info included into Drive start screen
  • Metric/imperial toggle from Drive UI removed
  • Search result details are easier to read
  • Cleaner UX framework
  • New SmartInstaller installation UI

What’s different from v3.07? 

Drive Enhancements:

  • Live traffic routing takes traffic information into account to avoid traffic jams automatically (available in Germany, France, US, UK and Russia).
  • Turn on “Avoid traffic” in your “Route settings” to take traffic conditions into account while you drive. Always get the best route for right now.
  • New Drive look & feel – home screen now has buttons for “Set destination,” “Drive home” and “Just drive.”
  • “Just drive” or Drive assistance shows your accurate speed, gives speed warnings, the distance driven and real time traffic.
  • New information bar on Drive navigation and Drive assistance screens.
  • Also easily toggle between Estimated Time of Arrival in minutes or distance to your destination – just tap the icon on the screen.
  • New option menus in Drive.
  • Set a contact as a destination.
  • Easily change your settings during Drive navigation. Changes in settings are immediate and can been seen instantly.

Additional improvements

  • Long tap is now available to give quick access to “Drive to,” “Walk to,” “Share” and various lists.
  • Settings reorganized to “General” “Maps & Walk” and “Drive.”

Compatibility

Nokia Maps for mobile v3.08 is available on the following Symbian devices: Nokia N8, Nokia C6-01, Nokia C7-00, Nokia E7-00, Nokia E6-00, Nokia X7-00.  Please note that S60 3rd Edition, FP1 or 2 devices (non-Touch) and S60 5.0 will not be supported in this release.

Download here and if you have feedback do let them know so that they can incorporate it. 

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