Car GPS, Waze & Google Maps: Which Gets You To Your Destination Faster?

Car GPS, Waze & Google Maps: Which Gets You To Your Destination Faster?



we have so many choices for GPS directions these days and we all have our favorites but do you ever wonder if another system would get you there faster CBS 3 traffic reporter Misha Johnson decided to put some GPS systems to a friendly test my fellow drivers stylist tina marie washington and dan whacker leave Valley Forge tourism final destination central park Doylestown Sina Maria you're going to be having what Google Google Maps Google Maps and Dan I am mister ways who are mister ways I have the internal GPS system and I feel like though I was just looking at it peeking at it and I don't know traffic's pretty heavy today each system is giving us a different route Google Maps mostly highways Google and the turnpike to 309 North ways through side streets of Chestnut Hill to 309 north and mine 611 almost all the way mine says 51 minutes so let's see Cena Murray how long does your say 52 minutes all right how are you Dan I'm saying 53 minutes actually 611 is showing me the quickest route this is going to be very interesting ways a newer app combines traditional GPS with tips from fellow drivers watch out pothole on road ahead you've got thousands of other drivers on the road they're looking out for things police accidents police activity potholes all that kind of stuff weighs sends Dan off this Google to Lincoln drivin through Chestnut Hill I am fairly convinced I would not be able to find this without help as Dan is finding his way because it's going 76 west towards the Northeast Extension Xena Murray using Google is finding traffic slowing down once traffic gets flowing again that is exit coming up she has to stop on the Turnpike to pay a toll will it take a toll on her time we've been driving for approximately 30 minutes or so and guess what we're soft fix 11 but things are at least turning my way now we have a lot of green lights now we're kind of moving we are just about to turn onto 202 North using Waze dance making perfect time these has been not only scenic and efficient but dead-on accurate all right 10:40 estimated time and we pulled in exactly at 10:40 not that it's a race but we're first and you're here your destination is on the left Google Maps not far behind despite taking a toll on the highway Sina Murray is here five minutes later than Dan's ways google ahead people so 1042 right now we should be arriving in just about 10 minutes but then my installed GPS tells me to turn a different way than we expected turns light right we might have actually just got a little bit turned around we'll find out I have the cheapest fastest most scenic route see that we will reach your destination in 300 yards it looks like our competition is definitely fair so you guys know since I wasn't here when you both pulled out who is the winner so the winner is weighs just these losses indeed by by about five minutes or so they gave us a 10:40 arrival time and bam we were here 10:40 and you're gonna get it today absolutely like immediately Misha Johnson cbs3 Eyewitness News and don't forget before yeah hop in the car and turn on your GPS get the latest traffic updates from Misha every day on Eyewitness News this morning starting at 4:30

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