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Old Dec 13, 2012, 06:27 AM   #1
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WTF Google, What is this Lag ClusterF!!!

So I waited for THE app of the year and I am delivered this laggy piece of **** !
Zooming feels like Galaxy S2 in maps.
I used to "brag" to my friend who had the S2 and showed hin everytime how my 4 zoomed in so smooth.

I am on an iPhone 5 on wifi over-here
It feels like Facebook on its HTML days. Even my old 3gs on 5.1.1 worked better than this.

Yes, I am aware the functionality is better but this Froyo zooming is really spoilong it for me and it makes me use Apple Maps + Localscope.

And i hated apple maps.
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Old Dec 13, 2012, 06:50 AM   #2
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it does feel laggy, but at least it is accurate. I noticed the lag the instant I booted the app up.
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Old Dec 13, 2012, 07:26 AM   #3
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I assume your referring to Google Maps? Be grateful its even in the app store and FREE.
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Old Dec 13, 2012, 08:58 AM   #4
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Do not get me wrong, I pay for my software if it something that is worth but this app is like Shaun Parker said : best college party and you end it at 11.
I mean, why in 2012 ? I just do not understand
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Old Dec 13, 2012, 03:08 PM   #5
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I'm going to attribute this to hundreds of thousands of people downloading the app and playing with apple maps today.

I'll give it a week and still see if its "laggy"

and even with the lag, it's still better than Apple maps.
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Old Dec 13, 2012, 03:18 PM   #6
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It's been extraordinarily speedy and awesome for me on my iPhone 5.

What hardware are you folks using who are experiencing lag? I wouldn't be surprised if it were a bit slow on a 3GS or 4.
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Old Dec 13, 2012, 04:03 PM   #7
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Woah, wait. You're saying Google Maps isn't perfect? After reading the complaints on here for the past six months I thought Google could do no wrong. I mean I saw a couple of screenshots just after midnight of wrong directions using Google Maps, but I thought it was just Photoshopped. Now I fear Google may not be perfect.
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Old Dec 14, 2012, 02:52 AM   #8
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Yes the google map sometime lag , So I download my city offline maps with Mapv4v5Converter and Global Map Download Tool.
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