Navigon USA to Canada

Discussion in 'iOS Apps' started by Lesterm1109, Nov 12, 2009.

  1. Lesterm1109 macrumors newbie

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    Will I be charged data roaming expenses if I use my Navigon app from the US to Canada?

    For instance. If I'm driving from Seattle USA to Vancouver Canada and I cross the Canadian border and the service provider switches from AT&T to Rogers, will I incur data roaming charges for using the Navigon App.

    If I'm in a week in Canada just using GPS with data roaming turned off, do I have to turn it on to be able to use the Navigon App in Canada? I thought that the GPS receiver is different than the phone or wireless receiver for internet.
     
  2. jmpage2 macrumors 68030

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    Navigon GPS will work even if the cellular radio is turned off. The traffic application for Navigon does require a data connection and it even warns you that you will be responsible for roaming data charges, etc, if you have that turned on out of your normal coverage area.
     

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