There Is One Very Important Thing That Apple Maps Is A Lot Better Than Google Maps AtCasey Chan10/01/12 9:00pmFiled to: MapsApple mapsGoogle Maps270EditPromoteShare to KinjaToggle Conversation toolsGo to permalinkSide by side, Google Maps is better than Apple Maps. No matter what anybody says, that's the truth. But unbeknownst to most people, there's actually something that Apple Maps is better at and it's pretty damn important: Apple Maps is a lot more data efficient, nearly five times more data efficient than Google Maps. Meaning you use less data using Apple Maps.ShareTweet Kinja is in read-only mode. We are working to restore service.