Migration overview

The Places SDK for iOS (New) provides improved performance and a new pricing model, making it worthwhile to update apps that use Places SDK for iOS. For more details on comparing features, see Choose your SDK.

Use this guide to understand key differences in Places SDK for iOS (New) compared to Places SDK for iOS, along with how to handle necessary changes.

Enable Places SDK for iOS (New)

Places SDK for iOS relies on the Places API service. To use the features of Places SDK for iOS (New), you must first enable Places API (New) in your Google Cloud project. For more information, see Set up your Google Cloud project.

You then must ensure that you have added Places API (New) to the API key used by your app. For more information, see Use API Keys.

General changes

Some general changes that apply to multiple APIs include:

API-specific changes

This section includes the following migration guides for each API: