Google has updated Google Maps interface for iOS and Android in the style Material Design




As you know, with the announcement of Android 5.0, Google has initiated changes in the interface design of their operating systems and services. Slim and sleek, the visual style is called Material Design. As it turns out, Google decided to extend the new design philosophy not only on Android-application, but also on products for other platforms. Today, the company officially unveiled the updated Google Maps application for iOS.


Interface card for the new iPhone and iPad is divided into layers and visualized in the 3D-scene in view of the light source, the correct perspective and realistic shadows. The company has paid attention to the animation: almost every action, including touching the screen, accompanied by smooth visuals.


It should be noted that the design of Google Maps has become a much more variegated, combining muted shades with rich and often caustic accents. Noteworthy is the abundance of contrasting colors and a flat interface.

Such a design can be expected for other iOS-applications Google, including Gmail, Google+ and Google Drive to unify their appearance and controls.


Download iOS-app Google Maps, you can follow this link . The release of the updated maps will be held in a few days. It is expected that in the coming months, all Google applications and services will conform to the new rules of design.

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