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Description

This app displays Google Navigation instructions on your Samsung Gear 2 smartwatch.
It needs the free companion app "Gear 2 Navigation" from Samsung Galaxy Apps to work.

How to use:
- Install Samsung Gear and connect with your Gear 2 device.
- Install this "Gear 2 Navigation" app.
- Install free "Gear 2 Navigation" app from Samsung Store on your Smartwatch. (Go to: Apps> Samsung Gear > Samsung Galaxy Apps).
- Start Gear 2 Navigation app on your phone.
- Allow the app to read notifications. (Go to: Settings > Security > Notification Access and enable Gear 2 Navigation).
- Start Google Maps Navigation and instructions will be pushed to your smartwatch.

Troubleshooting
- Ensure your Gear 2 is connected to Phone and you have Samsung Gear installed.
- If the app still only shows the "waiting" message, please ensure that maps notifications are activated and displayed on your phone (Go to: Settings > More > Applications > Maps and enable "Show notifications").
- Restart smartphone AND Gear 2
- Uninstall and reinstall the app

 $2.99 in Google Play

Screenshots

Gear 2 Navigation screenshot 1Gear 2 Navigation screenshot 2

Version History

Launched Aug 29, 2016 (over 2 years ago).

Releasing new versions every about 2 months, on average.

Jul 12
2017
(Current)
Version 7.2

Improved performance

Jul 11
2017
Version 7.1

Improved performance

Jun 22
2017
Version 5.81

Dec 18
2016
Version 5.7

License Fix

Sep 05
2016
Version 5.6

Sep 04
2016
Version 5.51

Aug 30
2016
Version 5.5

Aug 29
2016
Version 5.3

Previous 3 versions
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