Good value and great functionality. We got this as a replacement for one which was stolen. Easy to use, clear and screen is good to follow. We couldn’t see the benefit of all the complications and variable benefits of the upgraded models.
Very happy with the product and navigation so far (locally in. Very happy with the product and navigation so far (locally in uk). Worth investing in a micro sd to get full europe map data as in built memory small.
Was a shame i bought this for towing caravan as. Was a shame i bought this for towing caravan as it said thats what it was for to find on giving it to my husband for his birthday it is for a car and nothing else other than that its a lovely satalite system. Here are the specifications for the Garmin Nuvi 2659LM 6 inch Satellite Navigation:
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- Easy to use bright 6 inch p inch to zoom, touchscreen satellite navigation includes preloaded street maps for 24 Western European countries including UK and Ireland
- Free lifetime map updates for the UK, Ireland and Western Europe to ensure you drive with the road and points of interest information
- Sync with a Bluetooth-enabled smartphone for hands-free calling so you can keep your hands on the wheel
- Real directions provide clear guidance using recognisable buildings and landmarks as reference
- Find your favourite restaurants, shops and more with Foursquare
It’s an excellent piece of equipment, but sadly the speed limit warnings are not updated as regularly as they should be. Despite my keeping it up to date some signed speed limits are not being updated. To be fair they are fairly recent. But the traffic system works well and many other new additions work well too, so on balance i’ve given it five stars.
Great satnav but let down by voice commands – does not understand me (south-english accent). Doesn’t know all of the roads but it’s pretty good. The voice command is abysmal though, i found the google maps one far better i don’t even bother with this ones. But the manual search protocol is good – postcode – number- go.
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- not very comprehensive – the on-line version is much better. There are a number of version with the
- A great piece of kit
- Great satnav but let down by voice commands – does not understand me (south-English accent)
Gps pick up is a bit flaky at times,. Gps pick up is a bit flaky at times, but my wife can use this with no problems, and believe me if my wife can use it anyone can.
A highly effective satnav journeys and locations. . This satnav is so much better than my previous one. It locates destinations so much better and give much more information on road conditions.