2 August 2013 by Shifali Rao
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.