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Record your own voice directions

Customize your navigation sound with your own personalized voice recording.

To record your voice directions:

  1. Tap the Menu , then Settings .
  2. Tap Sound & voice.
  3. Tap Voice directions.
  4. Tap Voice recorder.
  5. Tap Name your voice to give your set of recordings a name and tap Done.
  6. Tap on the type of direction you'd like to record; tap the record icon  to start recording and stop  when you've finished recording. To play your recording back, tap the play icon .
  7. Tap Save.

Note: Please remember to be accurate while recording for safety's sake. Additionally, your voice recording is saved locally, so if you delete and reinstall Waze you may lose your recording.

To share your voice recording:

Send your voice recording to friends and they'll hear your recorded directions while navigating with Waze.

  1. Tap the Menu , then Settings .
  2. Tap Sound & voice.
  3. Tap Voice directions.
  4. Tap Share  on iOS or  on Android and then Share again.
  5. Choose your preferred method (SMS, WhatsApp, etc.). and select the friend with whom you'd like to share the voice.
  6. Your friend will then receive a link to the recording and the option to use it in Waze for their own navigation.
To use these features, please ensure you're using Waze version 4.26+.
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