You are able to download the Google Maps app and then manage them from offline on your Samsung Galaxy S8. If you use this option, you will be save some mobile traffic from your contract with the mobile carrier.
But, if you do not update the maps once 30 days is up, the offline maps will no longer be stored on your Samsung Galaxy S8 and they will be deleted automatically. You can use the function for automatically update maps if you decide you do not want to update you offline maps manually and up to date. We will show you how you can use this function for Google Maps.
How To Update Offline Maps Automatically On Samsung Galaxy S8 And Galaxy S8+ Plus
- You can have the Google Maps opened on the Samsung Galaxy S8.
- You can choose the Settings in the side menu that is located on the top left of the menu icon.
- Go to the Offline Maps.
- Click on the gear icon that is in top right side of the screen to have the settings open. You then have to turn on the two options: Automatically download offline maps and Automatically have offline maps updated. It is recommended that you have the download settings changed to only using Wi-Fi.
You will now know how you can update offline maps automatically in the Google Maps on your Samsung Galaxy S8.