Products reviews

Garmin nuvi 255W

$100.00 to $455.00



Go wide and get peace of mind with nuvi 255W. This affordable, widescreen navigator leads the way with voice-prompted turn-by-turn directions that speak street names and optional MSN Direct® services to get you there on time and keep you informed. It's packed with millions of destinations and maps for North America or Europe. Like the rest of the sleek nüvi 2x5-series, this portable navigator is priced right and ultra-easy to use.Minimize

Manufacturer:Garmin Product MPNKey FeaturesDisplayTechnical FeaturesOther FeaturesGPS SystemPDA FeaturesBatteryDimensionsMiscellaneous
MPN010-00718-20
GPS Type   Automobile
Form FactorFixed
Map capabilities   Internal
Input Method   Touch Screen, Keyboard
Screen Size4.4 in.
Display Size3.81 in. x 2.25 in.
Display TypeLCD TFT Display
Resolutions480 x 272
Special Features   JPEG Image Viewer, Converter, Calculator, 3D Map View
Audible Features   Spoken Street Names
Trip calculator   Detour Feature, Points-of-Interest (POI)
Included Software/Maps   North America Maps, Europe Maps
PC InterfaceUSB
Expansion Slot TypeSD (Secure Digital) Card Slot
Waypoints   1000
Plug-in Interface   Secure Digital (SD)
Compatible PDA OSWindows 2000
Compatible DevicesNotebook
Battery Type and QuantityRechargeable Li-Ion Battery
Battery Life4 Hours
Width4.8 in.
Depth0.8 in.
Height2.9 in.
Weight0.33 lb.
Family LineGarmin nuvi
UPC753759077600


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garmin, nuvi, 255w,

Nextar X3B

$97.00 to $230.00



The Nextar GPS X3B mobile navigation system assures that your days of getting lost are over! Finding an address or any of 1.6 million points of interest such as the nearest gas station or restaurant is a snap anywhere in the U.S. or Canada. Just enter information in the X3B's 3.5 inch touch screen and let the voice prompt and detailed map guide you to the destination. With the latest TTS (Text to Speech) function, street names are clrearly pronounced in English. The X3B's built in MP3 player will entertain you with your favorite tunes while en route. Just copy your favorite play list onto an SD card and insert into the slot. The X3B moves easily from car to car using the convenient vent mount. A recharageable lithium ion battery assures that the unit stays active. Other features of the X3B include built-in maps of the 50 United States and Canada, 1GB built in Flash Memory.Minimize

Manufacturer:Nextar Product MPNKey FeaturesDisplayTechnical FeaturesOther FeaturesPDA FeaturesBatteryWarrantyDimensionsMiscellaneous
MPNX3B
GPS Type   Automobile
Form FactorFixed
Map capabilities   Internal, Map cartridges / Data cards
Input Method   Touch Screen
Display TypeLCD TFT Display
Special Features   Address Book, MP3 Player, JPEG Image Viewer, 3D Map View
Audible Features   Voice Navigation Instructions
Trip calculator   Points-of-Interest (POI)
Included Software/Maps   USA Maps, Canada Maps
PC InterfaceUSB, Bluetooth
Expansion Slot TypeSD (Secure Digital) Card Slot
AntennaExternal Antenna Hookup
Plug-in Interface   Secure Digital (SD)
Battery Type and QuantityRechargeable Li-Ion Battery
Battery Life3 Hours
Warranty1 Year
Width2.99 in.
Depth3.93 in.
Height0.9 in.
UPC714129936644


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nextar, x3b,

Garmin Geko 201

$90.00 to $140.00



With its distinctive canopy-green case, the powerful Geko 201 from Garmin(r) allows more waypoint and route storage, as well as available PC and external power connectivity, and built-in WAAS capability. In addition, the Geko 201 boasts a user-configurable trip computer, 10,000 trackpoints, a new upcoming-turn feature, as well as PanTrack(tm) and TracBack(r).Minimize

Manufacturer:Garmin Product MPNKey FeaturesDisplayTechnical FeaturesOther FeaturesGPS SystemBatteryWarrantyDimensionsMiscellaneous
MPN010-00318-00
GPS Type   Handheld (Outdoor)
Form FactorHandheld
Enhanced accuracyWAAS enabled
Input Method   Keypad
Receiver Type12 Channels
Screen Size1.7 in.
Display Size0.92 in. x 1.44 in.
Display Type4 Level Grayscale LCD Display
Resolutions64 X 100
Special Features   Waypoint Icons
Trip calculator   Maximum speed, Odometer, Current speed, Trip Timers, Time of sunrise/sunset, Track Log
Grids   Lat/Lon, MGRS, UTM, Maidenhead
PC InterfaceSerial RS-232, NMEA-0183
Environmental ProtectionIPX7 Waterproof Standard
AntennaBuilt-in
Accuisition Time - Cold45 sec
Accuisition Time - Initial Time15 sec
Update rate1 per second, continuous
Max. Horizontal accuracy   Enhanced position accuracy Differential standardsDGPS Ready
Number of routes20
Waypoints   500
Battery Type and Quantity2 x AAA Batteries
Battery Life12 Hours
Warranty1 Year
Width1.9 in.
Depth0.96 in.
Height3.9 in.
Weight0.14 lb.
Family LineGarmin Geko
UPC753759042066


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garmin, geko, 201,


Bushnell NAV500


Bushnell has announced their entry into the portable auto GPS navigation market with the announcement of the Bushnell Nav 500. The Nav 500 offers many features found on other navigation devices in its class such as a 3.5 inch touch screen display, pre-installed maps of the USA and Canada, and an MP3 player.


Garmin Rino 110


The Rino 110 is a GPS-enabled handheld that integrates radio functionality to provide two-way communications. It's waterproof, can send communications up to five miles (using GMRS channels), and can "beam" your exact location to another Rino user within a two-mile range (on the FRS spectrum) using "Position Reporting". And because the Rino 110 has standard FRS capabilities, you can talk to friends or family who own conventional FRS radios.The Rino 110 has a built-in city point data base, with 1 MB of internal memory for additional points-of-interest data that can be downloaded from a MapSource Points of Interest CD-ROM.Minimize


Garmin Quest 2


The Garmin® Quest 2 in-car GPS unit comes pre-loaded with City Select® with NT data providing mapping detail throughout the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico (including rural areas). Since there's no need to download, the Quest 2 comes to you ready to go. Its built-in database features nearly 6 million points of interest, including hotels, restaurants, gas stations, ATM's, and attractions.Minimize


Garmin Rino 530


No matter where your outdoor activities take you, the Rino® 530 keeps you on track and in touch. Similar to the 520, this rugged, two-way radio with GPS packs a bold color display, 14-mile communication range, and turn-by-turn directions - giving you peace of mind in the great outdoors. Taking it a step further, the Rino 530 adds an electronic compass, barometric altimeter, and NOAA weather receiver, making it a favorite with hikers and climbers.Minimize