SANTA CRUZ, CA--(Marketwire - January 3, 2011) - Fullpower-MotionX today announced MotionX-GPS™ Drive Version 8.0 for the iPhone and iPad tablet, with HD Speech Synthesis for high quality spoken street names. The addition of HD Speech Synthesis makes MotionX-GPS Drive the first navigation solution to offer users a choice between the industry-leading natural voice for turn-by-turn driving instructions, or synthesized voice, an option that includes high quality spoken street names created using next-generation voice synthesis technology. Fullpower's MotionX-GPS Drive HD version 8.0 is built specifically for the iPad, the most popular tablet computer on the market.

MotionX-GPS Drive is the best selling navigation application for the iPhone and iPad in 2010 as named by Apple and reported by Consumer Reports Cars Blog. Fullpower-MotionX applications are built specifically for the iOS platform, which allows the development team to quickly take advantage of the latest features. Rapid updates and innovations are why 8 million iOS enthusiasts use MotionX applications worldwide. 

The advanced MotionX technology platform is at the heart of Nike's Nike+ GPS application and it is embedded by Texas Instruments in its ultra-low power MSP430 microcontrollers.

MotionX-GPS Drive V8.0 is immediately available for the iPhone at $0.99 and for the iPad at $2.99. The application covers the U.S. and Canada and includes 30 days of free Live Voice Guidance. Additional guidance packages are available at $2.99 for 30 days or $19.99 for a year. The upgrade is free to current MotionX-GPS Drive customers.

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Fullpower-MotionX ignited the mobile sensing world with the Fullpower-MotionX technology platform. Today, Fullpower-MotionX leads the navigation category on the iPhone and the iPad. Fullpower-MotionX solutions are designed and developed in Santa Cruz, California. Fullpower partners include market leaders such as Nike, Apple, and Texas Instruments. Visit for more details.

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