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Apps [General] - What's the difference between the Hema 4WD Maps and Hema Explorer apps?

Author: Robert Taylor Reference Number: AA-00315 Views: 30227 Created: 2014-04-28 20:37 Last Updated: 2018-06-12 13:57 50 Rating/ 7 Voters

Feature Hema Explorer app Hema 4WD Maps app
Maps Hema Explorer Hema 4WD Maps app


  • Hema 1:250K Topo
  • Hema 1:1 Million Road

Online (*)

  • Street
  • Terrain
  • Satellite Imagery
* Areas of online map layers can be downloaded and stored for offline use.

  • Australia Key Map
  • Hema 1:250K Topo
  • Hema 1:1 Million Road
  • Hema State Maps
  • 34 Hema Regional maps
  • 30 Hema National Park maps

In-App Purchases ($)
  • Cape York
  • Fraser Island
  • High Country Victoria
  • Kimberley
  • Great Desert Tracks
(In-app purchases on iOS, currently included with Android version)
Access via Memory-Map Digital Map Shop
Trip Recording

GPS Location Tracking Yes Yes
Breadcrumb / Track recording Yes Yes
Create / Name / Edit Waypoints Yes Yes
Navigation Statistics Yes Yes
Geo-Tagged Image Capture Yes No

Interactive Points of Interest (POIs) Yes
Weather Forecasts (iOS only) Yes No
Rain Radar (animated on iOS) Yes No
Wikipedia search on current location   Yes
Placename Search Yes Yes
Data Sharing

Email Track Data Yes Yes
Hema Explorer Cloud access
View waypoints, tracks & photos as complete trip profile
Backup up data online
Share trip via Hema Explorer Cloud URL
Share trip on Public Gallery
Yes No
Sharing via Facebook & Twitter Yes No

More information on the Hema Explorer app for Android can be found in the Google Play Store HERE

More information on the Hema Explorer app for iOS can be found in the iTunes app store HERE

More information on the Hema 4WD Maps app for iOS can be found in the iTunes app page HERE

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