Xplorer — deCarta’s Turn-by-Turn Navigation solution
Xplorer V9, deCarta's navigation platform provides customers with, cloud-based navigation for automotive platforms, smartphones and tablets. Automotive OEMs, fleet management service providers and mobile application developers can use Xplorer as either a complete white-label navigation application or as a Software Developer Kit (SDK) which can be customized for additional functionality.
Xplorer leverages deCarta’s fifteen years of experience in LBS and Navigation to provide the most consistent, accurate routes in the market. deCarta’s proven server platform provides fast search and re-routing with highly accurate voice and map guidance. It is compatible with both iOS and Android operating systems.
The Xplorer V9 SDK enables application developers to upgrade the value of any application by adding turn-by-turn navigation functionality. It offers local search, map display and navigation as separate libraries that that can be implemented individually or together. These tools can be combined to build a customized navigation application, or used to add mapping and navigation functions to other applications.
What you get with deCarta’s Turn-by-Turn Navigation solution
- Beautiful 2D and 3D OpenGL vector maps
- Map and Satellite views
- Map Zoom and Map Rotation
- Up-to-date maps, POIs and navigation information
- Map caching to:
- Reduce data charges
- Provide higher performance
- Provide maps even in no-coverage areas
Routing and Navigation
- Multiple Route styles:
- Avoid Tolls/Highways/Bridges/Ferries
- Pedestrian routing
- Carpool/HOV routing
- Commercial vehicle routing
- Navigation-centric home page (Portrait & Landscape mode)
- 2D and 3D route views
- Destination information: Automatic calculation of remaining distance and expected time of arrival
- Support for both English & metric distance units
- Routing influenced by real-time traffic information
- Single Line Point of Interest (POI) and Address search with Type-ahead to reduce typing
- Search Results Sorting (Alphabetical and By Distance)
- Search from current position while navigating to easily find the nearest gas station, food, etc.
- Category Search: Quickly search around your current location for preset categories like Gas, Parking, Coffee, Airports etc.
- Real-time traffic information
- Daily Commuter: traffic-enabled ETA to a favorite (e.g. Home/Work) destination available right on the home page
- Weather reports and forecasts at current position
- Save addresses, POIs and destinations as favorites
- Click to call business