About & Pics

Description

Always know what’s happening on the road with Waze. Even if you know the way, Waze tells you instantly about traffic, construction, police, crashes, & more. If traffic is bad on your route, Waze will change it to save you time.

Why Waze?
◦ See what’s happening - Alerts about traffic, police, hazards and more on your drive
◦ Get there faster - Instant routing changes to avoid traffic and save you time
◦ Know when you’ll arrive - your Arrival Time is based on live traffic data
◦ Pay less for gas - find the cheapest gas along your route
◦ Always find the way - choose from a variety of voices to guide you while you drive

Be prepared, drive with Waze.

You have full control over your privacy settings. Learn more about the Waze privacy policy, including what information is accessed and how it is used: www.waze.com/legal/privacy

 Free in iOS App Store

Screenshots

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Version History

Launched Aug 01, 2009 (about 9 years ago).

Releasing new versions every 27 days, on average.

Sep 26
2018
(Current)
Version 4.43.5.0

Saving time & avoiding traffic is even easier with these updates:
- Waze now works with CarPlay - connect your iPhone and use Waze conveniently from your built-in car display (on supported models only)
- Crash fix for iOS 9 users

Sep 24
2018
Version 4.43.4

Saving time & avoiding traffic is even easier with these updates:
- Waze now works with CarPlay - connect your iPhone and use Waze conveniently from your built-in car display (on supported models only)

Sep 05
2018
Version 4.43

Saving time & avoiding traffic is even easier with these updates:
- Fixed a bug where the app would freeze for some Wazers when viewing alternative routes

Aug 12
2018
Version 4.42

Saving time & avoiding traffic is even easier with these updates:
- Fewer taps needed to stop navigation

Jul 18
2018
Version 4.41.2

Saving time & avoiding traffic is even easier now with these improvements:
- Fixed a bug that makes it easier to erase old messages from your Waze inbox
- Fixed a bug for some users where an image appeared askew on the ETA info screen

Jul 17
2018
Version 4.41

Saving time & avoiding traffic is even easier now with these improvements:
- Fixed a bug that makes it easier to erase old messages from your Waze inbox
- Fixed a bug for some users where an image appeared askew on the ETA info screen

Jun 27
2018
Version 4.40

Fixed a few bugs so it’s easier to save time & avoid traffic with Waze.

Jun 06
2018
Version 4.39.2

Fixed a few bugs so it’s easier to save time & avoid traffic with Waze.

Jun 03
2018
Version 4.39.1

Fixed a few bugs so it’s easier to save time & avoid traffic with Waze.

May 31
2018
Version 4.39

Fixed a few bugs so it’s easier to save time & avoid traffic with Waze.

May 16
2018
Version 4.38.1

Check out what’s new in this version:
- Driving a Ford or Lincoln? Plug in your phone and drive with Waze on your in-car display (SYNC 3 version 3.0 required)
- Minor bug fixes

Apr 15
2018
Version 4.37

Fixed a few bugs so it’s easier to save time & avoid traffic with Waze.

Mar 21
2018
Version 4.36

Fixed a few bugs so it’s easier to save time & avoid traffic with Waze.

Mar 10
2018
Version 4.35.1

Fixed a few bugs so it’s easier to save time & avoid traffic with Waze.

Mar 03
2018
Version 4.35

Check out what’s new in Waze:
- Redesigned ETA screen - see a traffic forecast for your destination before you start driving
- Minor bug fixes

Jan 10
2018
Version 4.34.1

Happy holidays! Check out what’s new in this version:
- Waze now supports Weblink in-car entertainment system. Just plug in your phone & go.

Dec 20
2017
Version 4.34

Happy holidays! Check out what’s new in this version:
- Waze now supports Weblink in-car entertainment system. Just plug in your phone & go.

Nov 29
2017
Version iOS 4.33

There are a bunch of new features in this update! See what’s included:
- Say “OK Waze” and use your voice to navigate, report traffic jams, and more - all hands-free.
- New routing option - HOV! Just add your pass or update your vehicle type (US & Canada only).
- It’s here! Waze now supports routing for motorcycles. Update your vehicle type and hit the road.
- Waze is now optimized for iPhone X.
- Minor bug fixes and improvements.

Nov 08
2017
Version iOS 4.32

Fixed some bugs so you can avoid traffic and get to your destination faster with Waze.

Oct 22
2017
Version iOS 4.31

Fixed bugs and made a few tweaks so it’s easier to save time & avoid traffic with Waze.

Oct 04
2017
Version iOS 4.30

Thanks for using Waze! With every drive, you’re joining 90 million Wazers who save time by taking the fastest route. Here is what’s new:
- Minor bug fixes and improvements

Sep 10
2017
Version iOS 4.29

Thanks for using Waze! With every drive, you’re joining 90 million Wazers who save time by taking the fastest route. Here is what’s new:
- Flat tire? Request roadside help so Wazers around you can stop and lend a hand
- Find out if a business is open or closed before you start driving
- Minor bug fixes and improvements

Aug 20
2017
Version iOS 4.28

Thanks for using Waze! With every drive, you’re joining 85 million Wazers who save time by taking the fastest route. Here is what’s new:
- Flat tire? Request roadside help so Wazers around you can stop and lend a hand
- Find out if a business is open or closed before you start driving
- Minor bug fixes and improvements

Jul 30
2017
Version 4.27

Thanks for using Waze! Check out what’s new in this version:
- There’s a brand new Waze voice… and it’s yours! Record your own voice directions to guide you on the road
- Easily share your voice directions with friends and family
- Report & get alerts about broken traffic lights on your route
- See street names more clearly on map with a new design
- Minor bug fixes and improvements

Jul 09
2017
Version 4.26

Thanks for using Waze, where 85 million drivers outsmart traffic with real-time road information. Waze is constantly improving, so check out what's new this version:
- Minor bug fixes and improvements

Jun 19
2017
Version 4.25

Thanks for using Waze! You’re one of 80 million drivers outsmarting traffic every single day with real-time road information. Waze is constantly improving, so check out what's new this version:
- Waze Carpool is now live in all of Cali! Just pick up a fellow Wazer on your route and say “goodbye traffic, hello fast lane.”
- Minor bug fixes and improvements

May 24
2017
Version 4.24

Thanks for using Waze, where 80 million drivers outsmart traffic with real-time road information. Waze is constantly improving, so check out what's new this version:
- Minor bug fixes and improvements

May 12
2017
Version 4.23.1

Thanks for using Waze, where 80 million drivers outsmart traffic with real-time road information. Waze is constantly improving, so check out what's new this version:
- Just tap and drive: The search bar is right on the map, so with a tap you can find a destination and start your navigation.
- Minor bug fixes and improvements

May 04
2017
Version 4.23

Thanks for using Waze, where 80 million drivers outsmart traffic with real-time road information. Waze is constantly improving, so check out what's new this version:
- Just tap and drive: The search bar is right on the map, so with a tap you can find a destination and start your navigation.
- Minor bug fixes and improvements

Apr 12
2017
Version 4.22

Thanks for using Waze, where 75 million drivers beat traffic every day with real-time help from other drivers. We’re constantly improving the app for you, so check out what's new this version:
- Minor bug fixes and improvements.

Mar 25
2017
Version 4.21

Thanks for using Waze, where 75 million drivers beat traffic every day with real-time help from other drivers. We’re constantly improving the app for you, so check out what's new this version:
- The Waze map has a new, improved design with more distinct highway labels and landmarks – making it simpler than ever to find your way.
- Know where you came from to know where you're going. Now, you can more easily understand U-turns and complicated intersections because Waze marks where you’ve already driven.
- Minor bug fixes and improvements

Mar 05
2017
Version 4.20

Thanks for using Waze, where millions of drivers beat traffic every day with real-time help from other drivers. We’re constantly improving the app for you, so don’t forget to update the latest version for all of the available features. Here's what's new this week:
- Minor bug fixes and improvements

Feb 16
2017
Version 4.19.1

- Search by category: Discover nearby parking, restaurants, hotels, shopping, and more without having to type exact names.
- Friends and Inbox have a new home: Now, see whether you have new inbox messages and Waze friends online in your Waze menu navigation list. If you do, tap to your My Waze screen to read them and see who’s there.
- Minor bug fixes and improvements

Feb 12
2017
Version 4.19.0

- Search by category: Discover nearby parking, restaurants, hotels, shopping, and more without having to type exact names.
- Friends and Inbox have a new home: Now, see whether you have new inbox messages and Waze friends online in your Waze menu navigation list. If you do, tap to your My Waze screen to read them and see who’s there.
- Minor bug fixes and improvements

Jan 18
2017
Version 4.18.0

- Search by voice update: Search for a street by speaking its name in the language of the country you’re in, even if your Waze is in another language
- Auto complete distance: See the distance to any location as you type it in the Search box, with new auto complete distance feature
- Minor bug fixes and improvements

Dec 08
2016
Version 4.16.0

- Now, send reports about traffic, accidents and police even when your phone isn’t connected to a cellular network
- Never lose your parked car again. Easily find it by marking your parking spot on the map
- Know ahead of time where you'll be turning. Tap on a specific turn in the Next Turns list to see it on the map
- Other minor bug fixes

Nov 21
2016
Version 4.15.0

* New and improved audio settings for better support for Bluetooth
* You can now change your desired arrival time in planned drives
* Improved support for iOS 10
* Bug fixes for gas prices and parking suggestions
* Other minor bug fixes

Oct 30
2016
Version 4.14.0

Bug fixes

Oct 05
2016
Version iOS 4.13.0

* Bugs and stability fixes

Sep 20
2016
Version 4.12.1

* Bugs and stability fixes

Sep 18
2016
Version 4.12

* Bugs and stability fixes

Aug 25
2016
Version 4.11.0

Bug Fixes

Aug 03
2016
Version 4.10.0

Bug Fixes

Jul 14
2016
Version 4.9.0

* In countries where average speed camera zones are enforced, Waze now helps you drive safely within the speed limit and avoid speeding tickets. Get alerts where average speed cameras are located and track your progress as you drive through.
* Bugs and stability fixes

Jun 22
2016
Version 4.8.0

Bugs and stability fixes

Jun 13
2016
Version 4.7.0

Bugs and stability fixes

May 18
2016
Version 4.6.0

Bugs and stability fixes

May 02
2016
Version 4.5.0

Bugs and stability fixes

Apr 04
2016
Version 4.4.0

Bugs and stability fixes

Mar 16
2016
Version 4.3.0

* New! Arrive on time with ‘Planned drives’. You can now schedule a drive and get a reminder to leave on time based on live traffic conditions.
* The Waze Traffic Bar now shows the reason for a jam (if one is known) like an accident or object on the road
* Waze now mutes automatically during an incoming or outgoing phone call
* Bugs and stability fixes

Feb 07
2016
Version 4.2.0

- Bug fixes and stability improvements

Jan 19
2016
Version 4.1.0

- Support for taxis! Define your vehicle type in Navigation settings to get routed on lanes designated for taxis
- Bug fixes and stability improvements

Nov 15
2015
Version 4.0.1

Version 4.0.1 introduces a fresh new design for easier navigation, reporting, and sharing.

* Support for 3D Touch! Press and hold on the Waze icon to quickly navigate home, to work, search addresses or send your location.
* Bug fixes and stability improvements.
* Significantly reduced battery consumption.
* Fewer taps to start your drive, send locations and directions.
* New ETA panel organizes everything you need in one place. View reports, check alternate routes, add a stop on the way, or instantly send ETA to friends and family.
* The new map is easier to read with a cleaner look catered to your drive.
* It’s easier to help others on the road with a faster, more visual reporting menu.
* Reports and alerts are now color-coded so you can instantly recognize them on the map.
* Smart notifications to leave on time for your Calendar events based on traffic conditions and drive times.

Oct 18
2015
Version 4.0

Version 4.0 introduces a fresh new design for easier navigation, reporting, and sharing.

• Significantly reduced battery consumption.
• Fewer taps to start a drive, send locations and directions.
• New ETA panel organizes everything you need in one place. View reports, check alternate routes, add a stop on the way, or instantly send ETA to friends and family.
• The new map is easier to read with a cleaner look catered to your drive.
• It’s easier to help others on the road with a faster, more visual reporting menu.
• Reports and alerts are color-coded so you can instantly recognize them on the map.
• Smart reminders to leave on time for your Calendar events based on traffic conditions and drive times.

Jun 07
2015
Version 3.9.6

Bug fixes

Apr 01
2015
Version 3.9.4

• Experience an overall faster Waze: smoother navigation, quicker route selection, and improved re-routing.
• New traffic bar! Know how long you'll be in a jam, tracking progress as you go.
• Learn which route Waze is taking with ‘Let’s go via’ voice instruction.
• Get a confirmation when sending your ETA: those receiving can instantly reply 'Got it, thanks’.
• Improved support for U-turns
• General bug fixes

Dec 16
2014
Version 3.9.2

- Sending "I'm on my way" message is simpler than ever! With a new design and layout, you can easily keep your friends & family posted on the progress of your drive.
- New Waze Today Widget for iOS 8! Quickly view your ETA for Home or Work, navigate with one tap, and easily send your current drive & ETA (when navigating). Pull down your Notification Center and tap Edit to add the extension.
- Updated look and function for sending a location.
- ETA & route changes now include richer traffic information.
- New map display setting automatically switches between 2D and 3D view.
- Bug fixes and performance enhancements.

Oct 28
2014
Version 3.9.1

- Enhanced iOS 8.0 compatibility
- Improved iPad display for landscape view
- UI & Bug fixes

Sep 29
2014
Version 3.9

Version 3.9 introduces Waze Places! Help make information on local places fresh & accurate for everyone.

- Easily add or edit places, business or residential
- Add driving related info like if a place has a parking lot or drive-thru
- Add arrival photos to help others find a place at any time
- Drive with Waze until you park: your parking location will be saved automatically. Plus, you’ll help Waze learn where to find parking & how much time to account
- Search autocomplete added worldwide
- Multiple bug fixes and optimizations

Jul 31
2014
Version 3.8.1

- New & improved voice guidance
- See friends’ and contacts’ names when tapping a photo to share drive or send location

Major bug fixes:
- Freezes and crashes
- Low volume voice guidance
- Tablets unable to upgrade (Wifi only devices)

Jun 18
2014
Version 3.8.0

Keeping up with friends and family is easier than ever before! With new & improved features, put an end to those pesky texts and phone calls – “I’m leaving now,” “I’m stuck in traffic,” "Almost there!” – and let Waze do the work for you.

- Find more friends on Waze by adding Contacts
- Send & receive friend requests and manage your friends list
- Get in touch with friends directly from their profiles: Share a drive, call, message or beep beep to say - hello!
- Locations sent between friends are saved on user profiles for future navigation
- New easy-to-use design for sending locations
- Share your drive to let friends & family know you’re on the way
- Redesigned ETA screen includes friends display to easily share your drive
- New icon on ETA tab shows the number of people viewing your shared drive, and expands for overview of activity
- Main menu redesigned to include new Send Location button and Share Drive button in Nav mode

Bug fixes:
- Waze freezing when performing a search
- General stability improvements

Feb 26
2014
Version 3.7.8

- Sync Calendar with Waze - events with locations are automatically added for one tap navigation when it's time to go
- Bug fixes

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