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Magellan is a leading portable GPS device manufacturing company with global operations, with expertise in the production of distinguished consumer and professional products. With over 200 patents Magellan has some of the acclaimed and award-winning portable car navigation products like Magellan RoadMate and Maestro.

Products like MobileMapper CE, ProMark3 and ProMark 500 are targeted for professional product users like surveyors and geographic information systems users. The customized mapping softwares for topographic, marine, and street navigation have been developed by the company itself. Also, the company has tied up with corporates like NAVTEQ and National Geographic for map-based services.

The best Magellan GPS devices have the inbuilt US and Canada maps in them and most of their units with city navigation and rural travel maps can be got between the ranges of $200 and $500.

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Magellan SmartGPS
Magellan RoadMate 5265T-LMB
Magellan Switch
Magellan 9250T-LMB
Magellan Switch Up
Magellan SmartGPS
Magellan RoadMate 5265T-LMB GPS Receiver
Magellan Switch Crossover GPS
Magellan 9250T-LMB GPS Receiver
Magellan Switch Up Crossover GPS Watch with Mounts
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Release Date
Mar 2013
Sep 2012
May 2012
Sep 2012
May 2012
Map capabilities
Internal
Internal, Download maps
No
Internal, Map cartridges / Data cards
No
Designation
Automobile
Automobile
Outdoor, Watch
Automobile, Truck
Outdoor, Watch
Form Factor
Portable
Fixed
Watch
Fixed, Mountable
Watch
Input Method
Touch Screen
Touch Screen
Buttons
Touch Screen
Buttons
Screen Size
5.0 inch
5.0 inch
7.0 inch
1.26 inch
User interface
Touch Screen
Touch Screen
Buttons
Touch Screen, Voice Command
Buttons
Average Rating
 3.3 stars
 3.1 stars
 3.5 stars
 2.9 stars
 3.0 stars