Waze - GPS, Maps, Traffic Alerts & Live Navigation APK

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Waze - GPS, Maps, Traffic Alerts & Live Navigation apk

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Download Version (1022400)
Apk Size87.34 MB
App DeveloperWaze
Malware CheckTRUSTED
Install on Android4.4.x and up
App Packagecom.waze.apk
Website http://www.waze.com

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App Description

Waze - GPS, Maps, Traffic Alerts & Live Navigation is waze,maps,navigation, content rating is Everyone (PEGI-3). This app is rated 4.53 by 1039 users who are using this app. To know more about the company/developer, visit Waze website who developed it. com.waze.apk apps can be downloaded and installed on Android 4.4.x and higher Android devices. The Latest Version of Available for download. Download the app using your favorite browser and click Install to install the application. Please note that we provide both basic and pure APK files and faster download speeds than APK Mirror. This app APK has been downloaded 6679835+ times on store. You can also download com.waze APK and run it with the popular Android Emulators.

Always know what’s happening on the road with Waze. Even if you know the way, Waze tells you about traffic, roadworks, police, accidents, and more in real-time. If traffic is bad on your route, Waze will change it to save you time. 

Why Waze?
◦ See what’s happening - Alerts about traffic, police, hazards and more on your drive
◦ Get there faster - Instant routing changes to avoid traffic and save you time
◦ Play music & more - listen to your favorite apps for music, podcasts & more right from Waze
◦ Know when you’ll arrive - your ETA is based on live traffic data 
◦ Pay less for fuel - find the cheapest fuel along your route
◦ Drive with Android Auto - use Waze on your car’s display
◦ Always find the way - choose from a variety of voices to guide you while you drive 

Be prepared, drive with Waze!

App ChangeLog

  • Saving time & avoiding traffic is even easier with this update:
  • Fixed a bug so the on-site services for a business are shown correctly

App Screens

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requires following permissions on your android device.

approximate location (network-based)
Allows the app to get your approximate location. This location is derived by location services using network location sources such as cell towers and Wi-Fi. These location services must be turned on and available to your device for the app to use them. Apps may use this to determine approximately where you are.

precise location (GPS and network-based)
Allows the app to get your precise location using the Global Positioning System (GPS) or network location sources such as cell towers and Wi-Fi. These location services must be turned on and available to your device for the app to use them. Apps may use this to determine where you are, and may consume additional battery power.

access extra location provider commands
Allows the app to access extra location provider commands. This may allow the app to to interfere with the operation of the GPS or other location sources.

view network connections
Allows the app to view information about network connections such as which networks exist and are connected.

create accounts and set passwords
Allows the app to use the account authenticator capabilities of the AccountManager, including creating accounts and getting and setting their passwords.

pair with Bluetooth devices
Allows the app to view the configuration of the Bluetooth on the phone, and to make and accept connections with paired devices.

access Bluetooth settings
Allows the app to configure the local Bluetooth phone, and to discover and pair with remote devices.

send sticky broadcast
Allows the app to send sticky broadcasts, which remain after the broadcast ends. Excessive use may make the phone slow or unstable by causing it to use too much memory.

take pictures and videos
Allows the app to take pictures and videos with the camera. This permission allows the app to use the camera at any time without your confirmation.

Allows access to the list of accounts in the Accounts Service.

find accounts on the device
Allows the app to get the list of accounts known by the phone. This may include any accounts created by applications you have installed.

full network access
Allows the app to create network sockets and use custom network protocols. The browser and other applications provide means to send data to the internet, so this permission is not required to send data to the internet.

change your audio settings
Allows the app to modify global audio settings such as volume and which speaker is used for output.

read calendar events plus confidential information
Allows the app to read all calendar events stored on your phone, including those of friends or co-workers. This may allow the app to share or save your calendar data, regardless of confidentiality or sensitivity.

read your contacts
Allows the app to read data about your contacts stored on your phone, including the frequency with which you've called, emailed, or communicated in other ways with specific individuals. This permission allows apps to save your contact data, and malicious apps may share contact data without your knowledge.

read the contents of your SD card
Allows the app to read the contents of your SD card.

read phone state
Allows read only access to phone state, including the phone number of the device, current cellular network information, the status of any ongoing calls, and a list of any PhoneAccounts registered on the device.

read your own contact card
Allows the app to read personal profile information stored on your device, such as your name and contact information. This means the app can identify you and may send your profile information to others.

read sync settings
Allows the app to read the sync settings for an account. For example, this can determine whether the People app is synced with an account.

read sync statistics
Allows an app to read the sync stats for an account, including the history of sync events and how much data is synced.

run at startup
Allows the app to have itself started as soon as the system has finished booting. This can make it take longer to start the phone and allow the app to slow down the overall phone by always running.

record audio
Allows the app to record audio with the microphone. This permission allows the app to record audio at any time without your confirmation.

draw over other apps
Allows the app to draw on top of other applications or parts of the user interface. They may interfere with your use of the interface in any application, or change what you think you are seeing in other applications.

use accounts on the device
Allows the app to request authentication tokens.

control vibration
Allows the app to control the vibrator.

prevent phone from sleeping
Allows the app to prevent the phone from going to sleep.

modify your contacts
Allows the app to modify the data about your contacts stored on your phone, including the frequency with which you've called, emailed, or communicated in other ways with specific contacts. This permission allows apps to delete contact data.

modify or delete the contents of your SD card
Allows the app to write to the SD card.

modify system settings
Allows the app to modify the system's settings data. Malicious apps may corrupt your system's configuration.

toggle sync on and off
Allows an app to modify the sync settings for an account. For example, this can be used to enable sync of the People app with an account.

receive data from Internet
Allows apps to accept cloud to device messages sent by the app's service. Using this service will incur data usage. Malicious apps could cause excess data usage.

activity recognition
Allows an app to receive periodic updates of your activity level from Google, for example, if you are walking, driving, cycling, or stationary.

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Google Play Reviews

  1. Jose Sanles-avatar

    Jose Sanles


    PROS: Nice map layout. Easy to read. Great notifications/alerts. Crowd source warnings are awesome. Super easy to log a warning or traffic event. CONS: Quite a few addresses give the wrong location. Some routes/reroutes make no sense, sending you to make a uturn miles ahead when there are opportunities to reroute yards away. No option to select which roads to avoid, i.e. Parkway. For example, if you tow a trailer (like a rented uhaul trailer for moving) you can't drive on parkways.

  2. Thomas McMonigle-avatar

    Thomas McMonigle


    This is a really good app, I just wish I could see other Wazers on the map again. I haven't been able to see them for years, despite checking all my settings and even changing phones. I see the number of Wazers in the area when I open the app, but they never show up on my map.

  3. MJ-avatar



    Love it but think the hazzard reporting could still use a few tweaks. Like reporting live animals on the road, would be nice if it warned the traffic in opposite direction. And maybe an option to report new traffic patterns, not just road construction. Either way love it and glad Google didn't ruin it when they bought it:))

  4. Rob Fowler-avatar

    Rob Fowler


    Great for traffic, the worst google voice integration. Never understands the same instructions that work fine with google maps. If I ask for Rosebery it gives me a list of streets in anothet district. I can't understand why it is so bad.

  5. A A-avatar

    A A


    The app always picks the longest route, there's a bug which doesn't allow to take a picture to report traffic/accident, re-routing is very slow. I wouldn't recommend this app.

  6. Anna Hackman-avatar

    Anna Hackman


    It's pretty awesome. Other users can input traffic, objects on road, and other driving warnings. It generally gives the fastest travel time directions but it also can have some errors with accessible roads existing or not existing.

  7. James Turner-avatar

    James Turner


    Used daily and is excellent for avoiding traffic, speed cameras and police. Only issue I have is that on my Hyundai Kona, Waze doesn't show full screen and only uses about 2/3 and is biased to the left.

  8. Terrence Ng-avatar

    Terrence Ng


    Since March updates, Waze always took me to challenge junctions/town roads within residential area, deployed with tremendous traffic lightss and pedestrians, before lead me to main roads. Now i have gaining extraordinary patience on the road, my religion failed to train me so but Waze did it easily.

  9. Алексей Осенников-avatar

    Алексей Осенников


    Everything is fine, but On Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 it often says that no network connection even when phone has stable wi-fi connection. It requires the app to be closed and opened again to get connection.

  10. Alan Newell-avatar

    Alan Newell


    This was great but does not work now, keeps saying searching network, when no problem, un installed this app and tried to re install still having the same problem. Tried to contact them but can't as app will not allow me

  11. Scuba Steve-avatar

    Scuba Steve


    I would give it more stars if they would have options like on the Google one. I like the satellite view Google has and wish Waze would have the same options. I keep this app hopping that they do because I don't like the Google on it sucks.

  12. Fractal Codex-avatar

    Fractal Codex


    Love the interface, much better than Google maps, except for lane guidance. App is improving, my go to app for navigation now. Update from 3 to 4 stars. Thanks 😊

  13. James Keyes-avatar

    James Keyes


    Waze is liķe a travel companion for you. It tells you of the police on route or any roadworks. I recommend it to all and they would have same experience as me

  14. Moska Svinja-avatar

    Moska Svinja


    When report ahead given. You need to install a auto reroute button so as to avoid the report ahead. If I choose not to drive via report ahead. Install a reroute option.

  15. mselia88-avatar



    My apps can't work after the upgrade. Keep on having server routing error. Previous versions is much better.

  16. Monique Navarro-avatar

    Monique Navarro


    I dont leave my hometown without using my app. This is such an essential tool for the people who travel by car. Always up to date! A+ from my family Team Waze 🤙

  17. Maurice Milner-avatar

    Maurice Milner


    A magnificent Nav app I use as a backup and often Waze comes out on top to get me to my destination.Ivrecently bought a name brand GPS device and put it up against the Waze. There is practically little to no difference to get to my destination. One bright spot? With help from other Waze users out there, I'm always made aware of where the cops are hiding before I even see them. That's tops to me.

  18. Lacey Burson-avatar

    Lacey Burson


    I liked this cute app while traveling. a lot of people in the area use it so information is pretty much real time up to date and you can see all the other people on the maps that are using it and how long they have had it. weird freaky but convenance and quality of the application and what is provided for your travel needs makes it worth the space in your memory. also see that cop on cherry and 3rd hiding out 3 miles before I arrive in the area haha

  19. Clarissa Nicely-avatar

    Clarissa Nicely


    Thank you to the creator(s) of this app. You have no idea how enjoyable you just made my vacation. My fiance has no patience and he is high strung. Driving during vacations have sucked. BAD. I was able to relax and joke with him because I put in a route and it gave precise directions, tolls and accidents along the way. He didn't complain once. Google maps should take lessons from yall!!!

  20. John Beale-avatar

    John Beale


    This is the best GPS app I've ever used. It takes me the quickest possible way around heavy traffic, shows the speed limit and warns of hazards on and off the road. The only thing I don't like is the distracting little popups to say I've munched my way to extra points. Every time they pop up I quickly try to read it thinking it might be something important and I find that to be a dangerous distraction. Apart from that it's fantastic

  21. John Davis-avatar

    John Davis


    This used to be my #1 app. But there has been a major disconnect between the developer & the users. I was stuck out on a road deep in Arizona far away from any City. Even though I had used the same maps for the past month, even though waze still had over 100 megabytes of maps from when I used it earlier.. because there was no internet connection out in the middle of nowhere , waze would not tell me how to get back. I waited 3 days until a driver stopped when I flagged him down.

  22. Alex Razvan Cirstea-avatar

    Alex Razvan Cirstea


    The overall is really useful. There a couple of things that can be improved: 1) Sometimes the arrow on the map falls behind, so you might have made the turn already, but the arrow is still lagging. For an inexperienced user this might cause confusion. 2) Sometimes you are being directed on a "shortcut" on very narrow streets, to avoid traffic on the main roads. But this overall takes more time ans effort, than just using the main streets.

  23. Dee Renee-avatar

    Dee Renee


    I prefer this app to other GPS apps.. WHEN IT WORKS! It suddenly started having issues today. I have had to uninstall and reinstall 4 times today! It will work the first time I use it, but when I try to use it again, it freezes and closes and won't reopen. I don't know what happened since Saturday, but it's been quite frustrating today. As an Instacart shopper who uses this app up to 12 times a day, it is annoying to have to uninstall & reinstall every time I want to use it!

  24. Paul Taroni-avatar

    Paul Taroni


    So Waze has stopped working in the last week with Android Auto using my OnePlus 8 Pro (android 11) and my 2019 Volvo V60. It shows me the route but just freezes the pin that indicates my position and doesn't track my movement. No amount of cajoling can get it to work. Just to be clear, it isn't a signal issue as other map apps work fine.

  25. Majed Saqr-avatar

    Majed Saqr


    The app stopped working totally after the recent update . An error message comes up saying no connection then the app close by itself

  26. Samantha Samtastic!-avatar

    Samantha Samtastic!


    I would rate this app five stars if I didn't get the annoying pop-ups that take up half my screen for cafes or McDonald's it's all big chains none of it's local stuff. It's whoever pays the biggest buck and I just missed the days that Waze wasn't owned by a huge conglomerate. I don't hate Google as a company but like many it's getting way too big for its britches. Maybe it's always been that way it's just been better at hiding it I don't know.

  27. Nina Worsley-avatar

    Nina Worsley


    Often does not get me to my destination. In the middle of driving to my destination it gets confused and tells me to make turns that don't exist. If I was in a completely unfamiliar area I would be lost. Often will say you have arrived and I have no idea where my destination point is. The app just stops providing any further information. I would never use this app in any area I was completely unfamiliar with, which defeats its purpose. I'm not driving in rural areas either.

  28. Andy Brosz-avatar

    Andy Brosz


    Good app when it works. Waze seems to always have trouble getting a gps lock whilst used through android auto. Pretty much renders the app useless. Google maps works fine. if the phone is not connected to android auto waze will pickup gps no worries. I wish the waze team could release a stable app Edit: response from waze is über generic and useless. Quick google search shows waze has struggled with android auto for a long time.

  29. Sam Fresh-avatar

    Sam Fresh


    it's decent GPS system. Good for letting you know where the police are, any hazards and accidents. But doesn't let you know what side your destination is on or what lanes to use when turning. The turn indicator is slow and if your not looking at the GPS it announces the turn at the last minute so again if your not looking you'll miss your turn. Doesn't always give the shortest route even though it's set that way. Overall it's excellent for reporting harards etc but not so good otherwise.

  30. John Skiba-avatar

    John Skiba


    UPDATE: The speedometer issue has been resolved. Changed my review back to 5 stars Keeps disconnecting from Android Auto. When it is connected, it no longer shows the speed limit or speedometer reading. The app can't seem to figure out which direction I am going. It works fine on the phone, and it used to work well with Android Auto, but not after the last update

  31. The Real T-avatar

    The Real T


    I love this app vs. using Google maps. Have something changed that the app is no longer in my Android Auto apps for my vehicle? I have a 2020 Acura RDX and thus feature was one reason I selected the vehicle. I've taken it to the dealership twice and they can't help. Other than that I would give ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐. Update 3/10/21- Took vehicle back to dealership to find out why I still can't get waze app on my android auto. It's a selected as an app in my Acura Auto app buy waze still does not show up.

  32. Mark Delgado-avatar

    Mark Delgado


    If you have all the time in the world, use this app. The app takes you in the opposite direction, makes a big loop back to where you want to go. Also very inaccurate, I have tried to calibrate it, but that doesn't work. It will not tell you that you have arrived, or that the destination is coming up. I hate Google maps, but this app is terrible.

  33. Lauren Turner-avatar

    Lauren Turner


    This app literally lagged my phone down to like where would barely work I was constantly having to restart it I was very upset because whenever I first started using this app it was a really great you people would communicate when there was an accident on the side of the road or in the middle of the road or whatever and it worked out perfect for someone coming up a hill and not knowing what's happening right and I liked the cool voices they have had and then they took away Batman and the joker a

  34. Yevhen Nedashkivskyi-avatar

    Yevhen Nedashkivskyi


    I consider this app as one of the best navigation apps available. And I would rather pay for it to support the devs and get some kind of Pro user status just for fun. But today Waze drove me crazy. I wish I could attach photos here. Because I want to share one of the most hardcore off-road experiences in my life with the dev team. I had checked to avoid dirt roads but for some reason I got a real safari. Please add more options to road issues like "Road is damaged" and "Road is heavily damaged"

  35. Lisa Newbern-avatar

    Lisa Newbern


    Makes my commutes so much easier. Love being able to report incidents an easily seeing what to expect along the way.

  36. John Bear-avatar

    John Bear


    I don't know what happened to this app, it was great but lately it tells me it'll take me X time to arrive and it's never even close, it can say 20 minutes and I'll arrive after 1 hour and 20 Minutes, it happens again and again on the same and on different rodes. And another thing, in traffic it just makes you drive in circles, so you'll feel that maybe you didn't stand in traffic! (It kept me stuck in traffic for 4 hours one time until I stopped listening to it)

  37. Pauly Savage-avatar

    Pauly Savage


    Best app hands down when it comes to navigation!!! With interaction and live reporting from other app users, it really is the most accurate and helpful app when it comes to getting on the road and making sure you are equipped with the tool needed in order to make it to your destination the fastest and safest route possible. Coming from someone who drives 1000 miles a week or more, I don't know what I'd do without it. So helpful in helping to avoid a speed trap or accident in real time. Love it!

  38. Mait Vestre-avatar

    Mait Vestre


    Good satnav app with two MAJOR faults - You cannot mark your destination on map through Android Auto. Tapping map sets point but no option to start navigation to this point. - Waze makes sound report of speedtrap (traffic camera) ONLY if you are exceeding speed limit in notification point. If your speed is below legal at notification point then speed camera is reported only on screen but no sound notification.

  39. Lynette Tan-avatar

    Lynette Tan


    It's great.. It's accurate most of the times.. Love the road lanes splitting function.. 👍🏻Really helps a lot due to new highways n byways.. Tho it kinda lags or outright stuck when u really need it to work .. And the loading /re-routing / searching could be faster.. Searching network (while having full network bars).. Please wait.. Krik Krik.. 🤣

  40. M. K.-avatar

    M. K.


    In android auto, the arrow is not always facing straight on the screen so as I pass side roads, it often thinks I'm driving down them so the route jumps around and then corrects itself. It is also about 100 yards off, so as I'm approaching a turn, it looks like I have a block to go but I end up passing the turn. I can't seem to find a way to calibrate and it's driving me crazy.

  41. Geri Galloway-avatar

    Geri Galloway


    Last update ruined this app! Notifications are late, you're on top of a hazard/police car before you're notified; can no longer look ahead on route to see upcoming reports; 👍/👎 with running count was easier to use and more useful than current "still there/not still there" option, especially when driving: your music feature is useless. Very disappointed in how this app works now!

  42. David Anderson-avatar

    David Anderson


    Waze has many cool features but the best one of all is that it will notify the driver that there is a vehicle parked on the road shoulder up ahead. With this forewarning I am able to slow down and grab the wheel extra tight, and inform any passengers to assume the brace position. It really is a life saver. It's good that this can't be disabled so there's no chance this critical safety information is accidently be missed. Just one thing - could the app voice the distance from as we close in?

  43. Sam Delany-avatar

    Sam Delany


    My experience with Waze is in relation to the Mazda android auto interface. It's pretty good at what it does and the hazard features etc are pretty handy. I'd like to see it remember routes after the car has been turned off and on again (e.g.stopped at ships or to get petrol) I'm not sue if it's Waze or Mazda's issue, but lack of touch screen support (when stationary) is a bit annoying. [Edit] Waze seems to remember routes after car turned off occasionally, now. Biggest headache now is voice navigation issue: I give a command, the command appears as said on the nav screen, the address Waze offers is the street only, not the number, which is an issue on those long roads. (May be Mazda, may be Google, may be Waze)

  44. Ru Xi-avatar

    Ru Xi


    App is not working anymore, suddenly. It opens, but the map is not loading, it's just a white screen. Plus the search function is not working either, it says "searching network", even if there is no actual problem with the network. I tried to uninstall and reinstall it, change the settings etc, but nothing works.

  45. Michele March-avatar

    Michele March


    Waze is a very good GPS app way better than Google Drive I don't know what happened to GPS on Google but it definitely downhill! Waze will tell you if there's a car stopped on the side of the road. Everyone driving with Waze is like a community and we alert each other if there is a car stopped on the side of the road on the highway or if the cops have somebody stopped the left side of the road or a big ramp is closed down because that's good to know when you're driving on the highway because eve

  46. anthony chaseling-avatar

    anthony chaseling


    This app is a hit and miss. When it's working (75% of the time). It's great and does what it says. when it doesn't work it's trash. Sometimes my arrow on the map doesn't move or my speedo dissapears. But when it works it's is a fantastic app. Beats google maps anyday. I also think that you need to add school zones in. It's a must. Waze has saved me from so many speed cameras. Please add school zones for Australia. Most modern car navigation systems show school zones. My parents Volvo shows it.

  47. D. Williamson-avatar

    D. Williamson


    They should allow toggle off the annoying "car parked on the side of the road' alerts which come about 15 per mile on the interstate and are absolutely useless. Many of these cars are abandoned that are pulled way off the shoulder anyhow. Plus, I'm not pulling off the road 99.99999% of the time. I can see cars that are on the side of the road. Also it suggests a restaurant to me that's 12 mi away instead of the one that is 1.2 mi away. These are lazy programmers.

  48. David Sikorski-avatar

    David Sikorski


    UPDATE.....the issues have been resolved for the time being. Have rated 4 stars due to not knowing what the next update will bring. Having the same issue as Elite Cheez. I too have a 2019 Ford F150. Had somewhat of a work around but that has failed. I have reverted back to version as a result. Waze support advised they are working on the problem but as of yet no further updates since the Feb 15 release.

  49. Eric Bryant-avatar

    Eric Bryant


    This app is no better than Google Maps. And I find it lacking in a couple of ways. 1st it doesnt tell you which side of the street your destination is on (like GMaps does). Second, Im finding it likes to take you through backroads and neighbors that, while they may be the shortest route, aren't the best or fastest route like ever. Also i dont need to be notified of every railroad crossing, cop, or accident. And why wait till I get RIGHT UP ON the street im supposed to turn on?

  50. Piers Collins-avatar

    Piers Collins


    App used to work. Now doesn't. Can't connect to network, but my network is working fine. Wasted hours contacting Support, only to be told, they knew about this issue all along, but "keep updating the app periodically...as one of them MAY include a fix". What a shower of incompetent, arrogant ar$€holes

  51. Mark Trayner-avatar

    Mark Trayner


    Great app but developers ignoring some critical issues... Love the app and now won't drive on the highway without it, but two really important issues are being ignored in the suggestion box: 1. Speed limit is completely illegible as it's too small (ignored in suggestion box for nearly 5 years!) 2. Reporting things while driving not easy enough to see what you're doing (words/pics too small) Both issues are safety critical as they require you to take your eyes off the road for too much time.

  52. Bruce B-avatar

    Bruce B


    Ads pop up as your navigating. How in the hell are we supposed to follow navigation when its suddenly interrupted by ads as your driving? Thats crazy and stupid. It didnt used to be that way, was much better before the ads. Now it just sucks.

  53. Kebrina Rosino-avatar

    Kebrina Rosino


    Downloaded app to run audio books and maps simultaneously. Failed in deep country. Typical geo-app, requires users to build a data base. Strives to offer same functions as Google maps. Where are your base maps/Sat images from Esri, Google? We fix a road in app, you get personal addresses /algorithms. What do you do with our data? Sell it? Lot of bad reviews & fuel bias - all petrol. No electric stations, no hydrogen. 8 yrs? Good luck

  54. Poria-avatar



    I used to like it, but its bad UX is really annoying. For example I have never been able to make "Set as start point" work! Sometimes if it loses connection, I have to restart it in order for it to work. Sometimes when I select a location by long tapping and then force the map to point to north, the selected location is lost!

  55. Aaron Perry-avatar

    Aaron Perry


    I'd gladly give this 5 stars if it were reliable in Android Auto. It tends to crash when the phone lose its mobile network data connection, even just while traveling through a momentary dead spot. By "crash", I mean that the app blinks and then all of the routing information (on the left side of the Waze screen) just disappears. To recover, I have to pick up the phone, go into settings/apps, locate Waze and then "force stop" it. Not exactly what I want to be doing while driving. Ironically, this is Waze+AndroidAuto+Pixel3+GoogleFi (all Google products). Sadly, Waze would be the killer Android Auto app if it were reliable.

  56. Эльчин Байрамов-avatar

    Эльчин Байрамов


    Very good app!!! I am still using it!!! Shows all problems, obstacles, weather conditions, stuck policemen, alternative routes, flexible settings, thoroughly shows the route. A very wide range of languages! That's cool! Negative strokes: 1. It is too high on Internet traffic (even saved routes), 2. No satellite images. Hopefully, Waze will fix these two issues soon!

  57. Aaron Lew.-avatar

    Aaron Lew.


    Updating to 3 stars as, knock on wood, all prior problems seem to have gone away. Quick suggestion: The "short" reply length still seems a bit long winded... it'd be great if there was an option to cut back on the reasons why route was selected. I don't need to know that the " [insert full long Hwy name that takes 10 to 20 seconds to say (exaggerated)] is 3 minutes faster"... just need a "this route is 3 minutes faster" so that I'm not yelling shut up at the voice assistant. Will re-rate later.

  58. Jordan M-avatar

    Jordan M


    There are no longer easily accessible settings in this application and it is really hard to get the app to point in the direction the vehicle is traveling. Additionally, am I logged into the application or not, I can't find those setting anywhere. In attempt to make this application direct they have increased the difficulty to use it and customize to fit the user. I am also on my second waze account because they lost my login info and stopped allowing me to sign in. What happened to waze?

  59. Yumir Syamsyah-avatar

    Yumir Syamsyah


    Last version updated is not really precise. I often got your direction into a small alley that is almost impossible to go through. Eventhough I chose a common or popular building, it directed me to their backways (dense residental areas). Why don't create a custom road option that enable feature to avoid small alley for cars? Just like you did in your "Avoid Ferries" or "Avoid freeways" and "Dirt Roads" kinda thing. Thanks!

  60. Conciousness M-avatar

    Conciousness M


    You need to remove that annoying list that appears each time we open waze. It covers half the map and displays info without the users request. If I want to display my history i will look for it. Remove that, it's not a user friendly feature, it's repetitive and a hindrance, waze was great, you ruined with that

  61. Bobby B-avatar

    Bobby B


    Community reporting is great. Waze often alerts me to speedtraps before my radar detector does, as well as hazards on the road. I often keep waze running while I drive, even if I don't need directions, just to have the alerts. Love it, highly recommend for anyone who does a lot of driving, really helps increase your awareness and safety while on the road. Only downside to Waze, ironically, is the actual navigation. Google maps is still slightly more efficient and precise with it's routing.

  62. SKrawn-avatar



    We need more space for favorites. I bookmark all my clients and I have alot, and now they are being written over by new favorites I'm saving. Please increase the amount of favorites you can have.

  63. Christopher Enoch-avatar

    Christopher Enoch


    UPDATE: The app was fixed in one of the last few updates... Working like it used to. This app used to be rock solid then a Google update or waze update ruined it a few months ago. I've deleted waze and AA and reinstalled and it still won't show speed limit, like it used to, and the map spins and jumps around. I've tried taking a trip via navigation, still no speed limit. I should give it 1 star. And to top it off, I'm running them on a Pixel 4. Google owns the apps and made the phone...

  64. Azlan Talib-avatar

    Azlan Talib


    Nowadays the map never show shortest distance, even if we could choose the shortest timing... Its still will guide us to a longer route

  65. Joe Shaskus-avatar

    Joe Shaskus


    Last updated ruined it. Crashes literally every couple minutes and is constantly searching for location. It's not even usable anymore, which is too bad, I drive over 1k miles per week and it was by far my favorite app. Edit: If you get it to work properly again with Android Auto I'll gladly buy the paid version! But for now it's back to Google Maps I guess 😔

  66. Ankit Pandya-avatar

    Ankit Pandya


    Most of the time it mislead and makes the person confused. I have been using this application most of the time but regret to share my experience about it because since last few days I have been misguided and finally I stopped using this application and followed Google maps which is always showing me correct directions for every routes. I wish to continue using this app again but it requires perfect locations to be spotted.

  67. Melvin Thomas-avatar

    Melvin Thomas


    Unable to get a proper ETA anywhere in the city of Chicago and then constantly tries to pinpoint location while driving

  68. Mehdi N-avatar

    Mehdi N


    Hello and do not be bored with the Waze manufacturer. This software has been filtered in Iran for about a year and can not be used without a filter breaker. Please issue a copy, which is the best way to be a filter breaker. The error of not connecting to the network and other ghosts constantly appears

  69. Ben C-avatar

    Ben C


    The best Satellite navigation app around. Not perfect, but with a few minor modifications it would remove the need to consider using any other navigation system period. It could use the ability to add current location to favorites. Recently I've been experiencing less then ideal routes. For example, I ignored a left turn which is located 35 metres from the departure location and the drive time difference is over 20 minutes regardless of traffic.

  70. Cathleen Gustafson-avatar

    Cathleen Gustafson


    Great app. I want to know what's going on up ahead if I'm stuck in traffic so I can decide to re-route or re-schedule, or if I should call and tell someone I'm running late. And I'm always sorry if I don't re-route exactly the way the app tells me to re-route. The wazers know best. 'Nice to be part of the community even while I'm driving all by myself.

  71. Chris Dennis-avatar

    Chris Dennis


    Have been using the app for 8 years, everything has been great until it crashed mid drive 3/22/21. When attempting to open the app again, it kept closing itself and opening itself within milliseconds. It now won't recognize my email, username, etc. when attempting to log in and basically is telling me to create a new account. This means I lost all save addresses on my account, but the app doesn't open still other than to just immediately close itself.

  72. Nunya Funk-n-business-avatar

    Nunya Funk-n-business


    It's Way Better than Google Maps as Google doesn't actively announce police, cars on the shoulder of the road, railway crossings and debris on the road. I actually avoided having an accident because I was warned about debris on the highway and so I was even more alert to my surroundings. There was a large piece of retread tire on the road and other's were swerving to keep from hitting it. As I watched ahead I was aware of how other's were driving and I avoided that area.

  73. Ruben Diaz-avatar

    Ruben Diaz


    Been using Waze for approx 6 years now. After updates within the last several months, I noticed that having the phone connected to Android Auto on my Challenger or Audi, it would freeze, not autozoom and lag with the current location. Changed resolution to 720P on Android Auto developer settings, turned off power modes (although Android 11 eliminated that), my fix was to find the older version and install.. updates have not fixed this issue.. also happens on IOS version.

  74. Suzanne Thomas-avatar

    Suzanne Thomas


    The app is clear & easy to use. It points out concerns on road during traveling, ie police, vehicle on side of road, object in the road, construction. Users can participate in info. It will update route if there is a quicker route due to a delay.

  75. alireza Pirhashemi-avatar

    alireza Pirhashemi


    1. The software is very useful and its traffic estimation and geographical location are accurate. 2. Many drivers are supported due to the possibility of reporting and sending messages online. 3. Its battery consumption is high and usage on long paths may not be possible. 4. It seems that sometimes to measure the traffic of other streets, deliberately drives cars through that street to the destination. 5. This software is produced in Israel, so users in some countries should use proxy & VPN.

  76. Bob Felix-avatar

    Bob Felix


    Very Very good!!! You have to play with the settings to show over speed limits and posted speed. I always drive with the app, it's a free GPS. Ather Wazer report dangerous conditions like car stopped on road or weather conditions, also red light and speed cameras. Put your address and the GPS will help you avoid traffic!!!

  77. Vroenis Westwood-avatar

    Vroenis Westwood


    Current build has reintroduced the bug when you occasionally have to double confirm your route after it disappears on initial input, but on the positive side, we received the Maps lane display in this update which is a big plus. Stability otherwise continues to be pretty good & I'm quietly optimistic, feels like it's taken years (& years...) to get to this point but now that the app is finally in a good state, it's getting the quality of life updates it needs.

  78. Sarah Crouch-avatar

    Sarah Crouch


    Every now and then there is a location that waze just can't find. It leads me to a random location or right past my destination telling me its 2 miles down the road.. Other than that I love this app and recommend it to others.

  79. Lance Chabot-avatar

    Lance Chabot


    Really good app to make the roads safer. have thought of some to add but hard to find a way to contact. I have even driven slow on icy roads to mark the really ice dangerous spots before people head to work. I love the options in this app. And it is made so you can add more too it. Oh ya. Make a hazard section for stop signs or stiff that are hard to see. I know one stop sign with three death. I drove up to the accedejt and got out of my car the last one. Also add to it animal in area. Deers 🦌

  80. Samuel Toh-avatar

    Samuel Toh


    Good features, works well on mobile. However, have been having issues getting it to show on Android Auto - it just doesn't show up at all no matter what settings are changed. Update: Thanks Waze team for reaching out. I found a fix in Reddit which worked. Enable developer mode in android auto, in developer settings - application mode: developer and tick unknown sources. Now after I exit AA developer mode Waze shows. Waze team should add this workaround to your own site/FAQ in the meantime.

  81. A Noid-avatar

    A Noid


    Updated. Latest version now has working speedometer again! Updated rating. Great app. Would be 5 stars but the latest version is no longer showing speed. I have it set to show always, but it doesn't seem to matter. Worked perfectly before this last update. This is with Android Auto on Sync 3. Went back to Waze ver 4.68.10 and now speed is working again.

  82. Shelby Horner-avatar

    Shelby Horner


    My favorite Nav App, by far. But, needs to be able to "plan trips" with multiple destinations and also the ability to sync phone contacts with the app (Rather than only the option to sync my calendar). The media connections via the app are pretty great, but wish it included stitcher. It would also be nice to have more available widgets.

  83. Lead Sheep-avatar

    Lead Sheep


    Overall great. I just wish that I could turnoff alerts for "Red Light Camera ahead" because I don't care. Also, would be nice if you could indicate "road closed for construction." It gets the major ones (somehow...but I don't know how it gets entered), but not all of the smaller ones.

  84. Joseph Parry-avatar

    Joseph Parry


    The app worked wonderfully for the first 3 years of my usage, but then last year it started going psycho telling me I kept going the wrong way and recalculation my route.. CONSTANTLY! Waze tried telling me to drive on the railroad tracks at o e point and to even jump off a bridge into the ocean in Florida to get back on track, even tho I was going exactly the route it suggested prior to glitching like crazy. Not sure what happened to the app, but yeesh! My location is turned on on my phone too..

  85. Robert Sasso-avatar

    Robert Sasso


    Good until now when I was stuck in traffic and couldn't use Waze to find a way out because u blocked Waze until I answered this unwanted information

  86. Zoltan Wilson-avatar

    Zoltan Wilson


    It's a great app. I like the community concept. Visually it could be a little bit better at just reporting traffic conditions on planned routes. Also the routes need improving. Fastest does route does not mean a better route.

  87. Brenda Kaye-avatar

    Brenda Kaye


    **edit** 2021 and I am getting the SAME issue again. Keep getting NO NETWORK CONNECTION. Why does this keep happening? ***** I used to love this app!! Used it everywhere I went. Now I get a black screen, "no network connection", the GPS gets stalled for MILES at a time. As much as I am not a fan of google maps, at least I know it'll get me where I need to be without making me miss exits (many times in the past two months) and costing me a lot of time and gas money.

  88. Tom B-avatar

    Tom B


    It's OK. Everytime I try and search for gas stations or restaurants near me, it always buries the closest places way down the list after places that are 100s of mile away. It also needs easy search buttons for things like rest stops, hotels, etc.

  89. Wali-avatar



    Thank you for the quick response, I believe you deserve more stars, please change the annoying long speech at the beginning of each drive, i.e it always reads ( this route is 15 minutes shorter than the xxxxxxxx route. etc). Its very unnessecary. At least make it optional so the user could disable it. Ps* GPS problem still persist! Thanks

  90. Peter Marsh-avatar

    Peter Marsh


    I've tried it a couple of times via Android Auto and each time I've ended up uninstalling as it loses GPS, each time I switch to Google Maps a GPS fix is achieved instantly. I like some of the functionality and, hopefully, this will make it's way too Google Maps because a nav app that can't get GPS fix is little better than a chocolate fireguard. 3/2021 Tried again on a new phone and the GPS issue seems to be resolved.

  91. Lee Woodside-avatar

    Lee Woodside


    Waze has been my go to GPS app when I got Android Auto. Now no longer works properly. Continuely cannot find GPS location and no longer functions. Not a head unit issue as Google Maps works fine. Waze appears to have issues since Android Version 11 has rolled out. Have used multiple phones and still the same issue. App has been installed and reinstalled multiple times. Please fix the issue!

  92. Gerry Lenahan-avatar

    Gerry Lenahan


    All is always great and better than all others except one improvement suggested. Be able to get directions from any address not just my current location. This is the only reason I still go to Google maps at times.

  93. Nathaniel Bernal-avatar

    Nathaniel Bernal


    The app goes through periods where it crashes repeatedly and the only way to fix it temporarily is to delete and reinstall. It's fine otherwise, but very frustrating when you have somewhere to be and the issue arises without warning.

  94. Jeffery Teo-avatar

    Jeffery Teo


    This app is easy to use, and is much better than the other one that i used before.Only thing is that when you set the destination then it will show "Ready To Go?" And you must set go, after that,you have to wait for "Go Now" I hate waiting for all this as I use it very often.Hope they will change it.

  95. M .N-avatar

    M .N


    Mostly great, but it wants you to follow up on reports which is pretty hard to do when you're driving obviously, also there's no way to enable dark mode in Android Auto unless it's night time which is annoying because the white screen is a bit garish and distracting.

  96. Lisa Marie-avatar

    Lisa Marie


    Was fine until this morning when it constantly crashed while trying to load. Stuck in an endless loop of trying to load but it would crash without closing out of the app, no error msg. Restarted my phone, force close, cleared cache, still not working, so I uninstalled and reinstalled. It worked fine after I reinstalled but when I closed it and reopened, it started crashing and reloading again. 5 stars if fixed and add custom arrival time like 7:22 instead of 15 min increments.

  97. Alee Jenab-avatar

    Alee Jenab


    For most part is a good app, but its dumb , why keep taking us in the alleys behind the building , who is the idiot who wrote it this way, also when take you to an intersection without signal and you to wait 15 min to go thru traffic, is that considered as part of duration ?

  98. Bill Lai-avatar

    Bill Lai


    I've been experiencing some trouble voice turning issue. The voice stop halfway when it direct on turning either left or right. Every notify are halfway, exp.. 200 meter turn left, the turn left word didn't pronounce. Is that a bug or something else? I've uninstall reinstall and even factory reset my phone. It's still the same, I'm using vivo v19 with lastest android 11.

  99. Eric Leduc-avatar

    Eric Leduc


    (using Android auto) Until recently, it was perfect, 5 stars. Best interface yet. Now, the location and speed is erratic. Recalculating all the time, constantly zooming in and out. Two other improvement could be unique to this app, chimes instead of voice indications for turns, and last minute chime on upcoming hazard or police. The warnings come to much in advance. Perhaps if the app determined an estimation of the time to the event instead of the distance... Yes. I'm a programmer.

  100. Kristin Beasley-avatar

    Kristin Beasley


    All of a sudden things aren't working correctly. My car icon is now just a blue dot with an arrow. The map keeps reorienting itself from north up to my original setting, even when driving on a straight road. Now the alerts are only working some of the times. Sometimes I hear the audio alert, and sometimes I only get a popup. This all started happening about 24 hours ago. It is all really frustrating. Update: I sent a facebook message like you asked and never got a response!!

  101. Ovidiu Ionut Zlataru-avatar

    Ovidiu Ionut Zlataru


    I use this App 12 hrs daily !!! No other navigator can be better than this !! Is same like you send somebody in front of you to check your way !! I recommend WAZE because I use it every day at my work being a delivery driver . Speed cameras, police , accidents , portholes on road , avoid route to not get stuck in traffic !! In one word WAZE is like a good friend ! Thank you for the App . And I would give more stars than 5 lol TY TY

  102. Tannie Duong-avatar

    Tannie Duong


    At the beginning, this app was amazing. User submitted reports, a community, and also accuracy. These days, there's some community reports, but you don't get the same notifications as before. Also, what really makes me mad is that it will give me really bad directions. It will make me take a route that was completely unnecessary from the usual. Ever since the Google acquisition, it has only been a slow death to Waze, which is so unfortunate. It's obvious, that Google wants gmaps to be better.

  103. Rob Ross-avatar

    Rob Ross


    A great trafic travel app with live user interaction reporting up to date trafic conditions. Was PERFECT untill Google bought it and has tried to make it better but in all actuality made it worse. Yet still better than all the others I have used to date. If any find better please advise

  104. Luke Potwine-avatar

    Luke Potwine


    I've been using Waze for 6yrs. I absolutely love it! Until recently... I bought a 2020 F150 and it worked great with Android Auto for 4 months. Last week when I connected via Android Auto, my car icon doesn't show me facing the wrong direction. IE- I'll be facing/driving north and my icon continues to show in facing southeast. It's because of this, i think my direction guidance keeps lagging. It'll freeze location, then jump/speed up to catch up. I've tried everything to fix, but doesn't work.

  105. J W-avatar

    J W


    The app is good for notifying you where speed traps are but that's about it. The navigation itself is 2nd to google, and it fails to reroute you sometimes despite accidents being reported along your route. I've had it tell me to do things that make no sense and don't help me reach my destination any quicker.

  106. Mandi Lancour-avatar

    Mandi Lancour


    I love using this over Google maps. My only complaint is when I have to load my planned drives they delete them if you don't leave by the "time" you chose. I wish they had a planned drives that you can just save without knowing the time. I drive a lot of places for my personal business & really dislike that part.

  107. Min Fong Cheng-avatar

    Min Fong Cheng


    As a regular Waze user, I would say, overall, its good but lately Waze has been showing me a longer route. Eg. I am supposed to go straight at a junction but Waze showed to turn left, then make a U-turn and go back to where I was. I went straight instead (ignoring Waze) and resulted in shorter distance and time. Hope something can be done about this. This has happened to me quite a number of times. Thank you.

  108. Stephen Jones-avatar

    Stephen Jones


    Great app. Good route choices. Good road conditions, alerts and police locations reported. Only wish an option would be staying on interstates when ever possible. Some times it chooses state highways that zig zag and though every town, hamlet and village.

  109. Peter Christensen-avatar

    Peter Christensen


    Unreliable and full of ads and pop ups while driving . Google maps is actually better.

  110. Lorna Allan-avatar

    Lorna Allan


    Waze is the best GPS/ navigation app there is. I have been using it for almost 2 years now & it has never been wrong. It tells you how long your journey will take & what time you'll arrive at your destination. It tells you the best time to leave too. I love that you can immediately report crashes, heavy traffic, bad weather & other hazards to let other 'wazers' know about them. It also lets you monitor your speed & alerts you to any upcoming speed cameras, heavy traffic, or other delays.

  111. Russ Nurse2B-avatar

    Russ Nurse2B


    I like what they have a whole lot. Big fan!! But it would be sooooo much better if they offered a step by step direction like google(hate google) maps does. I'm not a fan of google period!! That's why I went with Waze. Waze also did not work in Cumberland Maryland today and google maps did(very frustrating). I was extremely disappointed by this!! I will rate it higher when it offers step by step directions and works in western Maryland.

  112. James W-avatar

    James W


    Use to work flawless.. it is now annoying to have the 'recent places' open up automatically on start up. Now the new update takes up even more real estate from the purpose of this app which is the map and guidance. The two buttons and 'where to' simply open a new screen. The usability of the app gets worse with each update.

  113. Eugene Grassie-avatar

    Eugene Grassie


    App works wonderfully. Have been using it for years. Sadly... It wont start now anymore. Used it this morning... No problem. Tried after 1 hour to use again, and it just won't start. Very sad about it [edit] There was a cache issue on my phone. Sorted and sorted. I prefer this app above everything else! A+++++

  114. Luna Mae-avatar

    Luna Mae


    Very accurate, fast, provides multiple routes to ur destination, alerts u of heavy traffic, broken down vehicles on the side of the road and the whereabouts of where police r located before I even see them (and before they see u...) ETAs r extremely accurate....only hiccup I've found is I wish it were easier to minimize the gps map while doing other stuff on the phone simultaneously

  115. Георги Тошков-avatar

    Георги Тошков


    Very good app. The only problem is that in my country when you mark a police camera or just a police alert, the policeman enters the app and delete the mark. It will be good to add more time before anyone could delete the mark.

  116. Andre Pienaar-avatar

    Andre Pienaar


    Totally unreliable only give this one star for the nice functions it has Multiple times it has directed me on a route that ends in me needing to walk at the end. I counted at least 3 times when it directed me straight into the worst traffic and only indicated the delay once I commit to the route (as in I couldn't take an alternative). All 3 times I know for a fact other routes were faster. All 3 times I missed (not late) missed appointments. Rather use Google maps

  117. Nicholas Hepfer-avatar

    Nicholas Hepfer


    Update: Waze contacted me and blamed it Ford Sync. Tried explaining that my truck has the newest software and nothing changed in the last year except Waze did an update that broke it. "Hey Nicholas, sorry for the late reply. This is a known issue on Ford's side. Please update to Sync 3.4" Yeah..Ike I said, I've been on 3.4 since last July. Waze broke on THEIR update around Aug-Sep. I'm not the only one. Read the reviews. This app is now garbage.

  118. Meghen Schulte-avatar

    Meghen Schulte


    Lately GPS won't work correctly when used in Android Auto. The car icon will become a blue dot, I'll be driving sideways down the road, suddenly it thinks I'm driving down a side street perpendicular to where I'm actually driving. The speedometer no longer shows and I don't get any alerts. It works fine on it's own, but horribly in Android Auto. I uninstalled and reinstalled, and it worked again for a little bit, but it's back not working.

  119. john dowless-avatar

    john dowless


    The Waze app has been very good to me it shown me different routes to take to shorten up the time it tells you if there's a vehicle ahead that may be broken down and if you still see you can tell it it let you know if there's any police in the area so if you got a heavy foot it just let you know to slow down a little bit but it also has the speedometer on it which also let you know the speed limit for the area that you're going whether you're going too slow or too fast it's it's been a good good

  120. Carmine C.-avatar

    Carmine C.


    Great app. The only down fall is that it does not know if there is traffic ahead and also how to get directions to a landmark instead of an address. For example, directions to the nearest NJ turnpike entrance/exit ramp.

  121. Warwick McCall-avatar

    Warwick McCall


    Could be better. Having just bought a new car I am using waze for the first time. I have been a dedicated gps user for years. I find there are features missing. Definitely need a on screen current route option to allow you to add, delete or cancel current route. Very annoying when driving. There doesn't seem to be an exit option other than through the phone.

  122. Veldra Simmons-avatar

    Veldra Simmons


    I have had great experiences with Waze. The estimated time is usually correct unless I try to beat it. 😊 There have only been a couple of times when my directions were slightly flawed and those were usually when there were recent changes on the road. Sometimes I know some routes that will be quicker than the directions provided by Waze, though. When I take them, my time does change to the earlier arrival time.

  123. Mark Werner-avatar

    Mark Werner


    Edit-Looks like the update happened and everything is fixed. I have changed my rating. I have thousands and thousands of miles using Waze and now with android auto. I hear so many people are having issues with GPS accuracy, lagging and no speedometer vs posted speed. This is really too bad because now the app with android auto is almost useless. I hope the update comes soon.

  124. Eric Long-avatar

    Eric Long


    Updated review- update to app recently installed and it appears to have fixed the issues mentioned below. Back to 5 stars! -- Great app but as others have mentioned mine has also recently stopped working correctly when connected thru Android auto since a recent update. Position on the map constantly rotates, map is sluggish to refresh and not acurate, and the speedometer has disappeared from mine as well. Vehicle arrow also occasionally displays as sideways or crooked and not pointing up.

  125. Kayla Garneau-avatar

    Kayla Garneau


    Could be better, i like that it tells me about cops, accidents, objects on road and cars on shoulders but it does not give the fastest routes and recently its been redirecting when not necessary and tries bringing me on routes that make no sense. I hope improvements will be made.

  126. lindsey wood-avatar

    lindsey wood


    I've used this app for years with no issues. My most used app on my phone. Then a few weeks back something happened and its more of a pain than helpful. My screen is constantly zoomed in so I can see surroundings. If I zoom out it refocuses back to zoomed in within seconds. My icon is sideways and glitches and lags badly. Unfortunately if it doesn't get fixed soon I will uninstall it and have to look for something else.

  127. Winston Stevens-avatar

    Winston Stevens


    Recently everytime I open the app it opens and then just closes I had to delete and reinstall the app it worked for a hr and started doing the same thing. Also I can't log into my account once I reinstalled the app not sure what the issue is but had my phone checked out and that wasn't the problem,please help.

  128. Adrian Riley-avatar

    Adrian Riley


    Buggy lately. The arrow consistently is pointing the wrong way. I've tried to shut this app down unplug it reinstall I keep getting the same problems. Paired with my Ford it just seems to not want to alert me tell me the speed. It's almost like it's having a hard time keeping up with the GPS. When this app was working it was fantastic. I also noticed that about a month or two ago I had to completely start over because it wouldn't find my login and I lost all my points and how far I've been.

  129. Thomas Shimko-avatar

    Thomas Shimko


    This is an excellent application that has accompanied me for several years. Its not perfect but definitely one of the best. Unfortunately, after updating the device to Android 10, the option of "keep waze on top" disappeared from the application. This is a feature that is important to me (and may save lives!). I hope that soon the application will be updated and the feature will be restored. Only then can I give waze the stars it deserves. Update 6.12.20: Its been over a year and today came an update that includes the feature of "keep waze on top". End of the tedious games of having to fiddle with the mobile while driving to get the application back. It's just a shame it took a year. Now the app should take care of more swift traffic updates and better AI route planning. Update 8.12.20: I was happy too fast. There is a bug that does not allow the use of "keep waze on top". If the device is in landscape mode, I get a wonderful black screen and I need to remove the device from the car holder and rotate it to portrait mode for the screen to turn back on. Really useful :-(. For now I keep the mobile in portrait mode, but I hope to return it to portrait mode which is much better for map viewing. You asked to reach to you in facebook, which I did few months ago. ZERO replies, like I am writing to myself. Next time when you ask for something at least have the curtesy to read it please. The bug still exists....

  130. Terry La Tunguley-avatar

    Terry La Tunguley


    You the creator and owner of this app, great app yes, perfect? NO! I have owned HP hewitt packard personal automotive GPS's over a decade ago that were in fact Perfect!! Down to a few feet destinations in the middle of no where!!! Then HP got out of the market of navigation. Sadly. On my Google pixel 4 XL the app crashes my phone and causes it to go into a dead mode randomly traveling usually right before I get to the destination and I miss my exit or I miss my turn at the destination.

  131. Andrew werdnA-avatar

    Andrew werdnA


    Why is a pop-up of my previous destinations the first thing I see when I open the app. AI developments are killing this thing. It used to be so good 6 or 7 years ago. Now I'm constantly bombarded with things I'm not interested in.

  132. Robert Calcraft-avatar

    Robert Calcraft


    I was loving Waze now I can't even open the app. I have tried restarting my phone, uninstalling and downloading but nothing is working. Have to go back to Google Maps. Please let me know if there is a fix for this as I was really enjoying the app.

  133. Kyle Zindell-avatar

    Kyle Zindell


    After a recent update the app is not working correctly. I mainly use with Android auto on my F150 with Sync 3. If I'm not navigating somewhere it will not display the car icon, will not go into 3D view, the icon lags like the gps is slow, and will not display the speed or speed limit. When I am navigating somewhere it goes into 3D view, is still very laggy, and still will not show the speedometer or the the speed limit. App is fully up to date. Will write a better review when issues are fixed.

  134. Melinda Wolfe-avatar

    Melinda Wolfe


    The app is un able to find a route to a location. Stating it is too far. However if I choose a different location. That is farther waze is able to find a route. Please fix this problem.

  135. Eduardo Rocha Patiño-avatar

    Eduardo Rocha Patiño


    Have waze for over 5 years now. It used to be really good now takes longer than usual to get directions and get lost every now and then. I had to replace phone just a day ago and now all my info is lost along with all the miles all saved places. This used to be my GPS now I'll have to resort to goggle or apple.

  136. Gilles M.-avatar

    Gilles M.


    Pretty consistent. My biggest issue is that it constantly makes you take left turns on extremely busy streets with no lights. (especially during rush hour) I usually have to turn the opposite direction to then turn around to go the right way. Sadly this is quicker then waiting and taking the left turn that Waze wants you to take

  137. Kat Manning-avatar

    Kat Manning


    Waze, the people who are in control of the app don't seem to understand plain English so maybe someone else will see this and understand. For the last 6 months there have been problems with the voice interaction. It won't give complete instructions so I have to look at my phone more than I should. Also, it has been tell me that my destination is IN my right or left, instead of ON my right or left. None of these places are IN me but when I reported it, I was told that nothing was wrong.

  138. Chris Singer-avatar

    Chris Singer


    This app isn't consistent, it has lag in your position to the map occasionally. The vehicle icon keeps changing to a blue circle instead of the chosen car icon. The speedometer doesn't always, show along with the road speed limit. The speed camera alerts are slow and often you've passed the area before the warning. It's a reasonably good platform but it needs work and speeding up. A little bit disappointing to be honest. Needs work to bring it up to scratch.

  139. Carmen Golliday-avatar

    Carmen Golliday


    Horrible app. Voice guidance didn't work for half of my trip. You can't customize your route like google either. Thought I'd try it out again since google has been acting up. That was a mistake.

  140. Raymond S-avatar

    Raymond S


    Awesome. Waze is more user-friendly than TomTom GPS devices. I'm amazed at all the safety and alert features you're provided. A must have for day-to-day driving and superb for traveling.

  141. wideopenwilson-avatar



    I really like the app but have to put up with ads. I don't see a way to disable them or to even buy pro version. It would also be nice to be able to tap a location on the map to give others of precise location of radar or other hazards.

  142. Beer Farts-avatar

    Beer Farts


    This app is all about drivers helping each other, and it works great. Really helps in long hauls. One problem is the warnings are far too short. 0.5 miles is nothing when driving on the interstate. If you can change the distance you're warned, I haven't found out how, if it isn't a feature, it needs to be. I would much prefer 1 mile warnings. Still the best travel app.

  143. Forrest Gallegos-avatar

    Forrest Gallegos


    UI is a jumbled uncomprehensible mess, at least with Google maps you understand all of your options for directions. This is a nightmare to figure out. there's numbers on just about every single corner the ETA is not laid out, instead it's just in front of you... Overall a very poorly thought out UI.

  144. Antoine RAVNICH-avatar

    Antoine RAVNICH


    worked perfectly with the speech to text native tool, now completely messed up by Google assistant. no option to revert to the red mic, Google only and barely understands English, and is incapable of understanding an address in french. renders the whole app useless while driving.

  145. Sherman Hanke-avatar

    Sherman Hanke


    Unusable as of 2 months ago with android auto. I have written for support but gotten minimal response. This morning it marked me in the wrong side of a river traveling in the wrong direction in rush hour traffic. This is just plain DANGEROUS. Since Waze is owned by Google, who also owns Map's AND Android Auto, I have to wonder what is actually going on here since Maps does not have the same issues. Are they trying to consolidate? Why doesn't Maps offer the same functions as Waze? No response?

  146. David Norris-avatar

    David Norris


    Waze used to be the gold standard. Now it is unusable. Turn by turn directions are useless. When I pull up to an intersection the map is at least 30 seconds or more behind. The lag makes it unusable. It's not my phone. Google maps works just fine.

  147. Raf Len-avatar

    Raf Len


    Good navigation. But unfortunately doesn't work with Audible App. When you are listening to an audiobook while using Waze you don't have audio guidance. It stops in the middle of the sentence and you can't hear where you have to go. It's definitely a problem with Waze because with Google Maps everything works fine

  148. Ivan Overmoyer-avatar

    Ivan Overmoyer


    I really wanted to like it. I really did. I hate Google maps, but waze is somehow less intuitive and more frustrating to use than even that massive train wreck. Unless you plan your entire life around your GPS app, the way waze works will probably forever elude you. As for me, I use it maybe once or twice a month and it never seems willing to do what I really need it to. Guess I'm going back to Google with my tail between my legs. At least Google won't start up my Spotify for no goddamn reason.

  149. Jasmine Jazz-avatar

    Jasmine Jazz


    Totally inaccurate and annoying. Not trying to listen to the "rerouting" chirp loud as hell for 45 minutes straight when I'm on the highlighted route! It shows the arrow traveling directly NEXT to the highlighted route, not on it and keeps chirping and telling me to get on the highlighted route which I'm ALREADY ON. It also does the same to my husband. It's been doing this for months. I was trying to give them the benefit of the doubt but after months there's no fix? Trash

  150. Master Goodwan-avatar

    Master Goodwan


    Used to love this app, now it seems very slow and buggy, and contains ads. Have tried everything to get it going like it use to but am slowly shifting back to Google maps (maybe that's the plan since it's Google take over?) Such a shame! Money and greed strikes again!