January 25, 2013, 3:51 PM — Here's how you can download the Google Maps app free for Android devices.
1. Go to the Google Play page for the free app Google Maps.
2. Tap the Install button.
Here's a description of Google Maps:
"Download the latest release of Google Maps, and never carry a paper map again. Google Maps for Android with Navigation (Beta) has:
* Detailed maps with 3D buildings
* Voice guided turn-by-turn GPS navigation
* Driving, public transit, biking, and walking directions
* Live traffic information to avoid congestion
* Local search and business reviews
* Google Maps Street View
* Indoor maps for select airports, hotels, retail stores, and more
Whether you need directions to your destination, the closest good place for a bite to eat, or just a sense of where you are, Google Maps for Android can help."