Locate the closest and cheapest gas stations and nearby businesses with the click of a button. This app is by Yellow Pages, who must update the gas station's prices. This is not a crowd sourced app.
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Pro Save locations
Saving locations makes it easy to go back and search areas for gas or other places
Pro Easily see gas station prices
Using different colors to indicate different prove values makes it easy to quickly assess a map for the stations with the lowest and highest prices.
Pro Search nearby
See whats nearby you for quick access to food, ATM's, car shops, and more.
Pro Directions/Navigation to gas station
Unlike the Gas Buddy app, Gas Guru let's you "Get Directions", automatically launching Google Maps. Very useful if you're travelling in unfamiliar areas outside of your home turf. After all, what good is seeing a station with a lower gas price if it's not clear how to drive to it?
Pro Small app size
Gas Guru is less than 3MB in size vs 20-30MB of the other apps, while still offering a great interface.
Con Can't view two types of places at once
The app limits only to viewing gas, or food, or service shops. You cannot view more than 1 at any time on the map.
Con Limited to sorting stations by types of gas
When searching for gas stations, the only way to filter the stations are by type of gas.
Con Prices not updated frequently
The app does not allow you to update the prices, instead you can only rely on what information yellow pages provides.
Con Gas prices do not specify cash or credit pricing
Only one price is listed, and it is unknown whether or not that is the cash or credit price. That price may not even be for regular gas. It is unknown.