Supported browser versions
The Nearmap map browser is supported in the most recent and second most recent versions of Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome. The requirements for effective use of Nearmap depend on the specific tools you’re using.
In all cases we strongly recommend:
- Using an up-to-date browser, such as Chrome, Firefox or Internet Explorer 11. The advanced tools will not work well on older browser versions.
- A fast, reliable internet connection.
Suggested system specifications for basic browsing
For basic browsing of PhotoMaps (including use of measurement tools), we recommend:
- A PC with at least 2GB of RAM, or
- A modern smartphone or tablet device, and
- The latest version of Google Chrome.
Suggested system specifications for advanced or professional use
If you use Nearmap’s advanced features, such as Data Layers, the Solar Tool, Shadow Modelling, Flood Modelling, Volume Estimation and Site Planner, we recommend using:
- A PC with at least 8GB of RAM, and
- The latest version of Chrome.