Waze now lets you use your own voice for navigation instructions

Waze now lets you use your own voice for navigation instructions

The renewed app was launched at the end of last week in the Google Play Store, which is only for Android users, and it allows anyone with a device that supports the app to record voice commands.

How many times have you found yourself mocking Waze's computerized voice? This means that you can have Waze talk to you in your voice (sounds terrible, right?) or the voice of a loved one...

Once you turn it on, you will have to record yourself saying around 39 standard generic Waze phrases like "All set let's go!" to "Keep left" or "Turn right", and up to "You've arrived". While the potential uses for localization (and pranks) is almost limitless, the feature is now can't be shared.

You won't get localized voice navigation with this feature, but it should still be useful to some people. Waze isn't just satisfied with letting celebrities like Morgan Freeman or recently, Mr. T, guide you as you navigate around a familiar or unfamiliar area. If you're exhausted of the voices expiring or you'd just rather hear your own crooning vocals, Waze for Android now has the solution. The voice instruction, as with any Global Positioning System app, tells the user when to turn and similar. The feature was added to the Android app in an update released on May 5, and it's said to be coming to the iOS version soon.

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