MapMyIndia launches CarPad 5 for INR 19,999

Popular navigation devices provider MapMyIndia has announced its second Android device today. Dubbed as CarPad 5, this is smartphone, tablet and navigator rolled-in-one. Company has priced it at INR 19,999 and it can be purchased from MapMyIndia website now.

Company also offers a 4GB memory card, car charger and windshield mount for free with every purchase.

The CarPad 5 features 3G with voice calling support, Wi-F, 1GHz processor, 5-inch 800x480p display, and Android 2.3.4. The device also comes pre-loaded with MapMyIndia Aura navigation interface with real time traffic and voice-guided directions.

Press Release:

MapmyIndia CarPad 5: A Powerful GPS Navigator, Smart Phone & 3G Tablet

  • Connected and advanced 3D GPS navigation device
  • 3G enabled Android  tablet
  • Sleek, more powerful, loaded with entertainment and productivity features
  • Powered by connected-GPS Navigation experience through MapmyIndia Aura
  • Facilitates 3D navigation, house-level details, live traffic updates, and connects users nearby and on-the-go based on location

August 08, 2012, New Delhi:  MapmyIndia, India’s leader in Digital Maps, Navigation and Location Based Services, today announced the launch of CarPad 5, the next generation of MapmyIndia’s connected car products. CarPad 5 is an all-In-One GPS Navigator, Smart Phone and 3G Tablet, which runs on 1GHz Samsung processor (Cortex A8, S5PV210), Android OS, built-in 3G & Wi-Fi and has a 5 inch capacitive touch screen. The new navigation device is pre-loaded with Aura, MapmyIndia’s latest, fully 3D and connected GPS navigation interface.

CarPad 5 has a host of in-car productivity increasing features built around MapmyIndia’s award-winning Aura maps. These have not only been rated as the most accurate and comprehensive digital maps of the country but also offer real-time traffic updates, house level search, security (track and trace), discount offers in the vicinity etc.

“After the success of MapmyIndia CarPad, which endorses our view that that there is a strong demand for in-car productivity gadgets, we present the next-generation CarPad 5 to Indian consumers. MapmyIndia has always strived towards making car travel convenient, comfortable and productive. The CarPad 5 is one of the many in-car productivity gadgets we plan to launch in the near future,” says Rakesh Verma, Managing Director, MapmyIndia.

MapmyIndia CarPad 5 features:

Find Everything, Go Anywhere: Experience the best-in-class navigation on CarPad 5, with live turn-by-turn voice guidance to places, augmented reality with 3D landmarks, buildings and terrain, house-level details, travel guides and nearby information and friend finders.

The ideal travel companion: The pre-installed with Aura, MapmyIndia’s latest navigation interface the CarPad 5 offers full 3D navigation and India’s richest and most detailed maps, including house numbers and city & travel guides. The map covers over 6.3 million places, 5,79,000 towns and villages, 4000 cities at street-level, house-level data for 36 cities and 3D landmarks and building footprints for 34 major cities.  All the maps are loaded on to the device, making it independent of the network.

Stay connected, informed & entertained with 3G: The 3G enabled Android device enables users to call, message, mail and chat, search and browse the web at high speed, and access social networks anytime. CarPad 5 is also equipped with Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. MapmyIndia CarPad 5 leverages connectivity by streaming photographs of places and letting users discover people and friends nearby, share their location and message with others – connecting users to everyone and everything around them.

Enriched entertainment experience: The in-car entertainment offers enriched experience as you watch videos on YouTube or load movies, listen to stored music, flip through photos and search and browse photos on Flickr or other photo-sharing sites. Download new applications and games from the Android Market which can be accessed directly. With the CarPad 5, in-car entertainment goes to the next level.

Perfect for use in-car and on the move: Use conveniently in-car while driving and enjoy the sleek CarPad at home, office, in a plane & on the go! The CarPad 5 is your perfect companion for all times!

Price & Availability:

MapmyIndia CarPad 5 is priced at Rs 19,990 /- (which includes the CarPad 5 device with 3G, Wi-Fi, 4GB SD card memory, pre-installed MapmyIndia Navigator Aura, containing the CarPad windshield mount and Car charger). MapmyIndia CarPad 5 is available for sale, online at http://www.mapmyindia.com/store including for Cash on Delivery in select locations.


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2 thoughts on “MapMyIndia launches CarPad 5 for INR 19,999

    Mithil

    (August 9, 2012 - 11:03 am)

    Thats a dumbb product.. Download Sygic Aura on a micromax funbook and its cheaper..

    RAH

    (August 8, 2012 - 8:03 pm)

    R they crazy ?
    5″ tab and 20K price … nuts

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