The only addressing system designed for voice
Now drivers can easily enter 3 word addresses by voice to navigate exactly where they need to be, in over 20 languages.
Say three words to navigate anywhere
Entering a street address into a sat nav is frustrating and time consuming when you’re often misunderstood.
3 word addresses are 25% faster to enter by voice than street addresses and what3words voice enables 135% increase in address recognition.
Everywhere has a 3 word address
Many places, including beaches, parks and entrances to large buildings don’t have an address.
With what3words, drivers can find or share any precise 3m square in the world using just three words.
More accurate routing
Duplicate addresses often cause navigation errors and many addresses sound the same.
So that drivers always arrive at the right destination, our AutoSuggest technology prompts drivers with intelligent suggestions to identify and correct mistakes.
Break language barriers
Addresses in unfamiliar languages are hard to pronounce.
what3words works in 35+ languages, so you can instantly switch a 3 word address from one language into another.
Drivers find or receive a 3 word address in our app, online or in travel guides.
They enter the three words into the car navigation system, just like a street address.
what3words technology convert three words into GPS coordinates and return them to the car for routing.
For text entry
You can build our online and offline solutions directly on top of your existing map via our APIs and SDKs, or by contacting your Tier 1 supplier.
For voice entry
We will enable your voice supplier to convert spoken 3 word addresses into GPS coordinates. Get in touch with our voice team to find out more.
Build a quick demo
To build a quick demo for text entry of 3 word addresses, sign up for our API to get started.
More precise navigation software with Neusoft and what3words
Neusoft is a Hamburg-based multinational navigation and infotainment software provider for OEMs and automakers. To make it easy for people to input destinations into their satnavs, it has integrated what3words into its One Core navigation system.