Lifetime maps and traffic
Hands-free voice command system is one of the best
Lifetime traffic is still supported
Excellent Bluetooth sound quality
Widescreen layout allows split-screen map displays
Strong customization options
'It's easy to set up; and depending on the phone, it can read the contents of your phone's contact list.'
'We found this system rarely misunderstood our speech, and even when it did, backtracking for a second attempt was easy. '
'high resolution capacitive touchscreen'
'FM traffic compatible(receiver and lifetime traffic included).'
Lifetime map and traffic updates
Offers several choices of routes
'Garmin helpfully display the list of commands that can be used when the system is initiated and requesting a new address and starting navigation is simple and intuitive. '
Traffic and maps are kept up to date for the lifetime of the device
Excellent voice control
Great user interface
Enhanced routing logic thanks to nuRoute technology with trafficTrends and myTrends
Comes with lifetime traffic and map updates
'The service operates on AT&T's EDGE network and is free for the first two years of ownership, after which users can elect to pay a $5 per month subscription or use the Nuvi without the connection.'
'Very slim enclosure'
'The prices seemed accurate in my sampling, but you can't search for the cheapest fuel price other than by scrolling through the list.'
Street name announcement.'
'Garmin's well designed location screen also provides one-touch access to find nearby hospitals, police stations, and gas stations.'
'The widescreen is extremely clear, and you can see all the directions upon it quite easily.'
Lifetime traffic updates included