iOS 6 Adoption Jumps 29 Percent After Google Maps Hits App Store

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Are you a big fan of Google Maps? As we know Google Maps app is available in the App Store. It was released for iPhone on December 12th. If you are a big fan of Google Maps, then you must have installed it on your iPhone. It was downloaded over 10 million times within 48 hours of its launch. It shows the popularity of Google Maps among iOS device users. Due the release of Google Maps, iPhone users have started installing iOS 6 on their iOS device. According to TechCrunch, MoPub has observed that iOS 6 adoption jumps 29 percent after Google Maps hits App Store.

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If you are facing difficulty in using the iOS maps app on your iPhone running iOS 6, then you can install Google Maps. As we know Apple has used their own maps app in iOS 6, but iPhone users have faced many difficulty in using iOS maps app. Due to defective maps app, iPhone users were not interested to install iOS 6 on their iOS device. After the release of Google Maps app, iPhone users have started installing iOS 6 on their device. You should note that Google Maps is at the top among the free apps available in the App Store. It includes various interesting features like Google local search option that allows iPhone users to search place and address. You can navigate the world easily using the streamlined interface of Google Maps. You can also discover various places using this app.

If you want to enjoy all feature of Google Maps on your iPhone, then install it on your iOS device. Google Maps app is available in App Store for free of cost. You can use this app on your iPhone 5, iPhone 4S, iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS, iPod touch 5G, iPod touch 4G, iPod touch 3G and iPad. It supports iOS 5 or higher. You must upgrade your iOS device to iOS 5 or higher before installing Google Maps app.


Rudra is an engineer and covers everything related to Apple. He keeps Techcular updated with latest Mac, iPhone, iPad, and Jailbreak articles.

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