TomTom has confirmed at IFA in Berlin, Germany, that it will be launching its TomTom for Android app in October.

Pocket-lint broke the news that the company was working on an Android version of the app in June, with TomTom at the time saying it was due in the summer. The summer been and gone and the app will now be available in October instead.

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TomTom navigation, map and traffic technologies will be incorporated into the new app the company says.

"TomTom's on-board maps, IQ Routes and HD Traffic will give Android users the freshest map, the fastest routes and the most accurate arrival times. The application is set for release in October 2012," it said in a statement.

More details, pricing and availability will be announced closer to the launch date.