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carNAVi does a lot researches to create an easy to use screen design on the units. Here are some impressions of the new carNAVi map design. carNAVi offers 2D and 3D view, while using 3D view, tunnel and flyover are really displayed in 3D. Night view is switched on depending on the daytime automatically. While driving in a tunnel carNAVi switches automatically to night mode. Installed are detailed maps of the Philippines, Malaysia and Singapore, more maps are availabe in the carNAVi Store.
The carNAVi in your car receives radio transmitted signals from up to 24 satellites in the sky. Within this data the computer in the GPS unit can calculate your position at any point on Earth using a simple mathematical method called ´trilateration´ with an accuracy of up to 5m.
A point of interest, or POI, is a specific point or location that someone may find useful or interesting. An example is a point on the Earth representing the location of a restaurant or museum. The term is widely used in cartography, especially in electronic variants including GPS navigation software. In this context the synonym waypoint is also common. A point of interest specifies, at minimum, the coordinates (latitude and longitude) of the POI. A name or description for the POI is usually included …