Garmin StreetPilot Onboard discontinued
Somehow I missed this last year. Oh well, it was fun while it lasted. I still have the North America and Western Europe versions on my phone with iOS 10 and they work fine. Never bothered to upgrade to iOS 11, but this implies that it won't work. Have been thinking about getting an iPad and thought it would be interesting to use StreetPilot on it. Guess that won't work now (you can install your apps on any iOS device you own, but any new device would have iOS 11 pre-installed).

BTW, the part about the newest map is wrong, I have 2017.30 on my phone.


“Garmin Street Pilot” navigation app will be discontinued by July 31st, 2017. The latest version of “Garmin Street Pilot” is compatible with iOS 10, and the latest map is 2016Q2.

By discontinuation of the app, Garmin will not offer following software and map updates; at the same time, current users can still use the app with iOS 10.

StreetPilot is still listed on Garmin's website:


If I click on any of these (North America, Western Europe, etc), iTunes opens and displays the following alert:

The item you've requested is not currently available in the U.S. store.

So why does Garmin still have them listed on their website?
Just to followup.... on my phone I see that there actually is a StreetPilot update dated May 3 to comply with GDPR, and now that I think of it there have been several updates since that announcement from July 2017. In fact, I recall that one of them was specifically for iOS 11 compatibility.

Although the update is available in the app store on my phone, StreetPilot is no longer listed with Garmin's other apps if you do a search.
It's just another step in Garmin's long road to irrelevance in the consumer nav market, and eventually, their more profitable segments.
Yes, it's starting to look like a slow withdrawal from the automotive and handheld market although I'm sure they'll still offer some products for years to come. But I found it notable that Garmin did not introduce any new automotive devices at CES this year. Can't recall another year where that has happened.

Just look at the changes they made to Basecamp, removing a number of features (and at the same time breaking the ones they left). http://www.laptopgpsworld.com/5770-problems-basecamp-4-7-0-update

Changes made from version 4.6.2 to 4.7.0:
Updated BaseCamp to conform to GDPR requirements
Improved MTP device support
Removed online components of Garmin Adventures
Removed Garmin Cloud Drive support
Removed Garmin Connect find and upload
Removed Picassa photo sharing

But I'm not sure if there actually is a "consumer nav market" anymore. If you ask somebody under 40, they would probably say that's just a feature of their phone.
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