Video – First Look at Google Maps Navigation

The Motorola Droid has just been announced in America, and one of the most interesting features about the company's second Android handset is that it

Google Maps Navigation is a turn-by-turn navigation service from within Google Maps that will basically turn your phone in to a sat nav for free.

You'll be able to give it voice instructions as to where you want to go to, view live traffic reports, and check out Street View and satellite pictures of your route.

The Motorola Droid hasn't been announced for this side of the pond yet, but here's hoping its not long before we see Google Maps Navigation in the UK – it would certainly shake up the sat nav app industry if it ever made it to the iPhone.

Check out the video below that explains the new service straight from Google itself, and let us know what you think to it below.