Some apps to help locate a car are iCarPark, Car Finder AR, Find My Car Smarter and Car Locator. Where Did I Park is another useful car-finding app.
Smartphone parking apps are a useful way to locate parked cars, since most of them make use of the smartphone's GPS capability to pinpoint where the car is located. Other smartphone parking apps use advanced functions such as augmented reality to find parked cars.
Available for iOS, the iCarPark app save the location of the parked car. Even if the GPS of the smartphone is askew, iCarPark adjusts the marker to fix the exact parking position. Car Finder AR uses innovative augmented reality and 3D maps to find a vehicle. The app also shares the location of the parked car with friends. Car Finder AR is available for Android.
The Find My Car Smarter app, which uses Bluetooth Smart technology, automatically saves the car's location when parked. The app is available for iOS and is free. Car Locator for Android features an interface that points to the direction of the vehicle. The Where Did I Park app for Windows Phone users uses a photograph of the parking spot to locate the car.