When comparing ZANavi vs Waze, the Slant community recommends Waze for most people. In the question“What are the best GPS navigation apps for Android?” Waze is ranked 2nd while ZANavi is ranked 8th.
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Pro Anyone can use or share the code
It's licensed under GPL which make sit ope-source, where anyone can look at or use the code which allows for an open understanding of the app.
Pro Usability focused
The core of the app is designed around ease of use which makes it an intuitive app to use.
Pro Notification about police
Pro Live routing and alert reports from other waze users
Each waze user has the ability to report traffic and road information changes as well as accidents, road closures, police locations and other alerts in real-time. This information is then displayed on the map to benefit other drivers and used to recalculate optimal route.
Pro Shows traffic speeds during rush hour
Shows red during heavy traffic along with mph, and orange for mild traffic.
Pro Lists traffic accidents
Con Limited maps
There are many missing maps from the database making for user limitation depending on the are one lives.
Con Advertisement supported
The advertisements usually shown when the vehicle is at rest, and they cover the entire screen. There is no way to get rid of them, it's strictly a free ad supported app.
Con Very high battery consumption.
This app literally DRAINS your mobile. In a iPhone 6s, I can drive just a couple of hours before running out of battery.