3D (Vector) Maps Supported Devices

The following list contains example devices that support dynamic map drawing with 3D interaction and offline reliability in Google Maps for Android version 5.0. Due to hardware limitations, certain Android devices may not fully support two-fingered rotation. In general, most recently released Android-powered devices (2010 and beyond) support all features, whereas older hardware may not.

Fully-supported devices include:

The following devices support panning, zooming, tilting, and rotating gestures.

  • Samsung Nexus S
  • Samsung Galaxy S
  • Motorola Droid
  • Motorola Droid 2
  • Motorola Droid X
  • HTC Incredible
  • HTC EVO 4G
  • HTC G2

Partially-supported devices include:

The following devices support all features except two-finger rotation.

  • HTC Desire
  • Sony Ericsson X10
  • LG Ally
  • HTC Nexus One


  • Gestures may not work on all Android phones.
  • Rotating gestures require Android OS 2.2 or later.
  • This is an incomplete list of devices and may change in the future as new Android phones are available for purchase.