App Update | Maps on Android got Material Design support

As said in previous posts, Google is updating all of its apps for the Material Design support required for Android Lollipop 5.0. Today, November 6, Google added Maps to the Material Design family. The announcement is done on 'Goolge Lat Long : Google Maps : Your Best Accessory This Season', Google Maps official blog.


The new update comes with a new logo, as we saw in the rumors. The new update doesn't only include material design support for good looks and vivid experience but also some new vital changes that will definitely catch your attention. This new update will make travelling more easier than before with the Google Maps, claims Google.



More to Explore :

The latest update has much more to explore in it. Upon tapping on any location you will get to see the photos, reviews and much more. This update has placed the app closer to the web version with this new feature.



For Adventurers : Spend More Time Exploring with Google Maps


More than just Finding a Place :

Now Google Maps will not only help you get your desired location, say any restaurant, but will also allow you to book a table right from the app itself from now. Though, this feature is available for USA users only for now, but could be made available in the other parts of the world very soon.



Get Directions very easily :

The new update allows you to get directions for the desired location very easily. The new update provides similar experience that of the Web Maps, providing a much clear UI for choosing different driving options on the screen.






 This new update is available for the Androids running on 4.3+ Jelly Bean versions, and update is available for download in the Google's Play Store. Or you can download the apk right from here, links are provided at the bottom including the link for Google Play Store.

Application Details : 
  • File name:  com.google.android.apps.maps-9.0.0-900029124-minAPI18.apk
  • Version:  9.0.0 (900029124)
  • Uploaded:  November 5, 2014 
  • File size:  13.96 MB (14,640,097 bytes)
  • Minimum Android version:  Android 4.3+ (Jelly Bean, API 18)
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App Update | Maps on Android got Material Design support App Update | Maps on Android got Material Design support Reviewed by Abhishek Mhatre on Thursday, November 06, 2014 Rating: 5
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