Google Maps introduces fresh UI design with vibrant colours

Google Maps unveils a revamped user interface for mobile devices that brings fresh colours to enhance your navigation experience. This new design draws comparisons to Apple Maps but adds a unique touch to the Google Maps app. Here are five key highlights of this update for Indian users:

  • Vibrant City Blocks and Streets: The vibrant city blocks and streets are the most noticeable change. Google Maps has replaced the previous grey and white colours with a white and grey scheme, reminiscent of Apple Maps. Additionally, yellow is now used to indicate routes with moderate congestion, offering more clarity on your journey.
  • Refreshing Water and Green Areas: If you live near a water body like a lake, stream, or river, you’ll appreciate the new teal blue shade replacing the lavender-blue colour. Green areas, including forests and brushes, now feature a desaturated emerald green, providing a different visual experience.
  • Updated Brand Colors: Google has chosen to shift away from its traditional bright green elements in favour of the new colour scheme. This change extends to various banners and UI elements, offering a fresh look while departing from the classic Google colours.
  • Sleeker Bottom Bar: The bottom bar in Google Maps has been redesigned to be shorter and more concise. Notably, it no longer incorporates the Material You dynamic theming, resulting in a more streamlined appearance.
  • Web Interface and Dark Mode Unchanged: While the mobile app undergoes these colourful changes, the web interface and dark mode UI remain unaffected, ensuring a consistent experience for users.

It’s worth noting that these changes may not be visible to all users immediately, as Google may be testing them with a limited group or preparing for a phased rollout. Stay tuned for updates as Google continues to refine the Maps experience for Indian users.

google maps app opened with googlemaps background thumbnail for realmeguru.com

Image Credits:

  • Google Maps Old Colors
  • Google Maps New Colors
  • Apple Maps Example Colors

Source: 9to5Google

Original Article:https://www.androidpolice.com/google-maps-ui-redesign-rolling-out/

Subscribe on YouTube!
Did you enjoy this tip? If so, check out our very own YouTube channel where we JUST cover Realme, Realme Tips and Tricks and apps for Realme, and have a bunch of troubleshooting tips and how-to videos. Click the button below to subscribe!
Telegram Group Join Now
WhatsApp Group Join Now
Instagram Profile Follow Now

Leave a Comment