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by gfwong
Wed Apr 15, 2015 5:16 pm
Forum: General GPS Technology Chat
Topic: Hardware Compatibility & Map Versions Guide
Replies: 290
Views: 562792

Re: Hardware Compatibility & Map Versions Guide

So Toyota is using malsingmaps data for other navigational system without consent from malsingmaps then, while making profit from it. Interesting...
by gfwong
Wed Apr 15, 2015 2:47 pm
Forum: General GPS Technology Chat
Topic: Hardware Compatibility & Map Versions Guide
Replies: 290
Views: 562792

Re: Hardware Compatibility & Map Versions Guide

I have checked and confirm that the GPS software is not Garmin and not Papago (as in all after market Pioneer HU). The map stored in the SD card has an .dat extension and not .img extension like Garmin. However, there are 2 maps. I am guessing one is the base map and the other is the region specifi...
by gfwong
Sun Apr 12, 2015 8:09 am
Forum: General GPS Technology Chat
Topic: Hardware Compatibility & Map Versions Guide
Replies: 290
Views: 562792

Re: Hardware Compatibility & Map Versions Guide

I have checked and confirm that the GPS software is not Garmin and not Papago (as in all after market Pioneer HU). The map stored in the SD card has an .dat extension and not .img extension like Garmin. However, there are 2 maps. I am guessing one is the base map and the other is the region specifi...
by gfwong
Fri Apr 10, 2015 7:48 am
Forum: General GPS Technology Chat
Topic: Hardware Compatibility & Map Versions Guide
Replies: 290
Views: 562792

Re: Hardware Compatibility & Map Versions Guide

I have checked and confirm that the GPS software is not Garmin and not Papago (as in all after market Pioneer HU). The map stored in the SD card has an .dat extension and not .img extension like Garmin. However, there are 2 maps. I am guessing one is the base map and the other is the region specific...
by gfwong
Tue Mar 31, 2015 10:02 pm
Forum: General GPS Technology Chat
Topic: Hardware Compatibility & Map Versions Guide
Replies: 290
Views: 562792

Re: Hardware Compatibility & Map Versions Guide

Hi, Just got my new Toyota Altis with DVD-AVN yesterday. I realised that the new GPS software on this DVD-AVN does not look like Garmin. But when I checked for the map info, it is listed as MalSingMap. Could anybody help me in how to update the map for this new DVD-AVN? The unit looks like the attac...