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The top rated GPS with South America maps are typically Garmin, and this no surprise. Garmin is claimed to have the most extensive map coverage when compared to others.

Our list of the best GPS with South America maps is a bunch of handheld and fixed units with marine cartography as well as city navigation features, 12 - -20 channels and great battery life.

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Nokia LD-4W

Nokia LD-4W GPS Receiver


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Release Date
Mar 2009
Mar 2009
May 2007
Nov 2005
Aug 2003
Included Software/Maps
North America Maps, Europe Maps, South America Maps, Asia Maps
Marine Cartography, City Navigation Maps, North America Maps, Europe Maps, South Africa Maps, South America Maps, Middle East Maps
Marine Cartography, North America Maps, Europe Maps, Australia Maps, South Africa Maps, South America Maps, Middle East Maps, Asia Maps
Marine Cartography, City Navigation Maps, North America Maps, Europe Maps, Australia Maps, USA TOPO, South Africa Maps, South America Maps, Middle East Maps, Asia Maps
Marine Cartography, City Navigation Maps, North America Maps, Europe Maps, Australia Maps, South Africa Maps, South America Maps, Middle East Maps, Asia Maps
Receiver type
20 Channels
12 Channels
12 Channels
12 Channels
Designation
Outdoor
Automobile
Outdoor
Marine
Outdoor
Form Factor
Wireless Receiver Module
Fixed
Handheld
Handheld
Handheld

It’s so small that it comes with a key ring and a belt clip and doesn’t look awkward when its worn on either.

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The 4-tone grey scale is a bit difficult to read at times.

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No driving directions.

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confusing control scheme

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Possible accuracy problems

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