“Benefon’s agreement with NAV2 ensures that our customers in China will benefit from market-leading mapping data of the highest quality,” continued Bate. “NAV2 provides the perfect mapping data complement to the new generation of TWIG devices that we are bringing to market.”
The TWIG brand and product range from Benefon represents the evolution of satellite navigation into personal navigation. TWIG combines navigation and mobile telephony in a single integrated device, and uses the latest GPS technology to deliver powerful location-based services to the mobile user. With these services, together with its user-friendly navigation platform, TWIG is set to become a best-in-class personal navigation solution, enabling mobile consumers to enjoy the benefits of GPS technology above and beyond everyday in-car solutions.
Jeff Lin, General Manager for NAV2, said, “Benefon’s selection of NAV2 as its preferred supplier of mapping data for China validates our commitment to delivering the highest quality map data via a rigorous build-and-maintenance process. Users of the new TWIG devices will benefit from the most accurate information to facilitate their navigation needs in China, wherever they are and whenever they need it.”