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How to use Apple Maps' Nearby feature

Are you using an Apple device? Here's a step by step guide for using Maps' Nearby feature.

This feature is already available in countries such as the US, UK and Canada.
This feature is already available in countries such as the US, UK and Canada. (Apple)

Apple today rolled out a support for its Nearby feature to the Apple Maps users in India.

To give you a brief, Apple Maps’ Nearby feature enables users to see malls, medical shops, petrol pumps and grocery stores within the app. While Apple didn’t put out a formal release announcing the availability of the feature, however it did update its support page to reflect that the feature is now available in India along with other countries including the US, UK, Japan and Canada among others.

Here’s how you can use Apple Maps’ Nearby feature on your iPhone:

Step 1: Open Maps app.

Step 2: In the search bar type the place that you are looking for such as “petrol pump”.

Step 3: Now you will see a list of the searched places around you along with their distance and available reviews.

Step 4: Tap on the option that you want to pick.

Step 5: Now tap on the Directions option in the subsequent window.

Step 6: Tap on the Go button to start step-by-step navigation.

Step 7: Tap on the End button to end step-by-step navigation.