Google Maps velocity restrict operate reveals customers the velocity restrict of the highway they’re on and warns them if they’re exceeding it. Google Maps additionally reveals customers the velocity they’re driving at however advises customers to verify their velocity on the automobile’s speedometer. The speedometer within the app is for informational use solely and customers mustn’t solely depend on it. The velocity restrict is proven on the underside left nook of the map whereas navigating, simply above the bar that reveals the estimated time of arrival (ETA) together with different data.
Google Maps first made the on-screen speedometer available to customers in 2019. Again then, it was accessible for choose customers in Asia, Europe, South America, UK, and US. Regularly, the on-screen speedometer has been made accessible to extra customers throughout the globe. Alongside, Google additionally reveals the velocity restrict of the realm the person is in. Nonetheless, the velocity restrict operate is at the moment not accessible in all areas. If the velocity restrict characteristic is out there in your area, here is how one can allow it. Google advises its customers to not depend on the on-screen speedometer.
Methods to activate velocity limits in Google Maps
The velocity restrict for Google Maps is proven within the backside left nook of the map, above the bar that shows the length of the journey, ETA, remaining kilometres, and the choices that shut the navigation and present the entire route. Here is how one can flip it on for an Android smartphone:
On the highest proper nook, click on on Profile image or your initials.
Scroll right down to Navigation Settings.
Head to the Velocity Limits setting to toggle it on or off.
Customers can even be notified by Google Maps if they’re exceeding the velocity restrict on the highway they’re driving on.