Mio Technology Mio Spirit 5450 LM FEU Car Navigation – Space Grey : Just about 3/5ad that is being kind

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My garmin sat nav gave up the ghost lately so i was on the lookout ahead to the arrival of this new machine. The screen is good – nice significant graphics, clean, easy to read through style and design. It will come with the common mounting arm and package to repair it to the window – typical, no issues there. The system discovered the satellites quickly and the process to enter your place is easy. I have had no problems at all with finding diverse locations. From the product description it looks like this is the most standard model in this vary. Personally i wouldn’t will need any extra features or features than this delivers. And that comes from somebody with no sense of path or map-examining capability who completely relies on a sat nav to get me any where exterior of my regular route to and from get the job done.

My garmin sat nav gave up the ghost lately so i was on the lookout ahead to the arrival of this new machine. The screen is good – nice significant graphics, clean, easy to read through style and design. It will come with the common mounting arm and package to repair it to the window – typical, no issues there. The system discovered the satellites quickly and the process to enter your place is easy. I have had no problems at all with finding diverse locations. From the product description it looks like this is the most standard model in this vary. Personally i wouldn’t will need any extra features or features than this delivers. And that comes from somebody with no sense of path or map-examining capability who completely relies on a sat nav to get me any where exterior of my regular route to and from get the job done.

Use the disc to get guidance not the finest as receiving in the car with instruction manual improved. Once received the hold of it, it did what i wanted, use the disc to get guidelines not the ideal as obtaining in the car with instruction guide superior than trying to recall all the information.

Receives you from a to b (just rather gradually). As soon as on a time and many many years ago – another person mentioned that ‘sat nav’s’ would have minimal use to the general public and that only big corporations and governments would need the navigational aid. Fast forward to right now and the strategy of obtaining to your spot making use of paper maps, verbal guidance and street indications alongside would seem really alien. A superior sat nav in your car can supply a beneficial useful resource giving you a wealth of information and facts from routes and traffic to safety, speed boundaries and route organizing. ‘mio’ is not a manufacturer that i have used typically and taking into consideration the reduced price of their spirit 7500 lm weu car navigation unit – i wasn’t anticipating much. I was pleasantly amazed although also somewhat unhappy with what i located. Setting up with the basics, this device offers maps for western europe masking 44 nations (which include the united kingdom) and becoming managed and updated from the bundled ‘more desktop software. 3 inch contact screen with a crafted in speaker to the rear of the device. A range of the regular capabilities such as route preparing and data as very well as basic safety and other ‘standard’ things.

Not specifically useful when seeking to uncover the place you want to go. I have to say this is a little bit strike and overlook, predominantly for the reason that it likes to do its own issue this sort of as predictive textual content when searching for addresses. Not precisely valuable when striving to come across in which you want to go in a hurry. It won’t appear as up to date as other sat navs. But getting mentioned that it is not as expensive as other kinds. It does work but it is not sensational.

Reviews from purchasers :

  • First rate satellite navigation
  • An excellent purchase
  • use the disc to get instructions not the best as getting in the car with instruction manual better

The unit does give very good path. You have a woman voice (this can. This evaluation is for the spirit 7670 truck model. I’ve been applying this sat nav for just less than a thirty day period, primarily for screening functions, as opposed to really needing to. It is straight forward to set up employing the activation code, but i was miffed that there no assistance for mac, having to use my son’s windows personal computer to obtain and set up the computer software and map updates. Navigation of the unit is straight ahead, if not a little bit clunky, in use, the unit does give great way. You have a lady voice (this can be altered by downloading a mans voice).

The unit does give very good path. You have a woman voice (this can. This evaluation is for the spirit 7670 truck model. I’ve been applying this sat nav for just less than a thirty day period, primarily for screening functions, as opposed to really needing to. It is straight forward to set up employing the activation code, but i was miffed that there no assistance for mac, having to use my son’s windows personal computer to obtain and set up the computer software and map updates. Navigation of the unit is straight ahead, if not a little bit clunky, in use, the unit does give great way. You have a lady voice (this can be altered by downloading a mans voice).

My sense of direction is crap. The screen is clear to read for directions and lanes well in advance. I feel secure in the knowledge it will get to my destination.

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My sense of direction is crap. The screen is clear to read for directions and lanes well in advance. I feel secure in the knowledge it will get to my destination.
A well manufactured item which navigates very well showing 3d junction views and lane guidance.
A well manufactured item which navigates very well showing 3d junction views and lane guidance.
Had previous mio,s and this is just as good good directions and acquires gps fast.

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Had previous mio,s and this is just as good good directions and acquires gps fast.
Got me where i wanted to go on several occasions. . Easy to use, not worth the effort of breaking windows to nick at this price.
Got me where i wanted to go on several occasions. . Easy to use, not worth the effort of breaking windows to nick at this price.

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Ideal for delivery driver. . Pin point real-time accuracy and fast loading. With lifetime uk and europe maps and upates.

This review is from : Mio Spirit 5450 LM FEU Car Navigation – Space Grey

Ideal for delivery driver. . Pin point real-time accuracy and fast loading. With lifetime uk and europe maps and upates.
Use the disc to get instructions not the best as getting in the car with instruction manual better. Once got the hang of it, it did what i wanted, use the disc to get instructions not the best as getting in the car with instruction manual better than trying to remember all the info.

This review is from : Mio Spirit 5450 LM FEU Car Navigation – Space Grey

Use the disc to get instructions not the best as getting in the car with instruction manual better. Once got the hang of it, it did what i wanted, use the disc to get instructions not the best as getting in the car with instruction manual better than trying to remember all the info.
I have had about 5 mio sat navs went away from them tried a garmin but came back to mio because they are the only ones that have house numbers along the bottom as you drive down a road. Well pleased with it and a good price for a 6 inch sat nab.
I have had about 5 mio sat navs went away from them tried a garmin but came back to mio because they are the only ones that have house numbers along the bottom as you drive down a road. Well pleased with it and a good price for a 6 inch sat nab.

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Our son has a similar one which is really good. Only used it once so far but we. Bought to replace aging garmin. Our son has a similar one which is really good. Only used it once so far but we are very happy with it.
Our son has a similar one which is really good. Only used it once so far but we. Bought to replace aging garmin. Our son has a similar one which is really good. Only used it once so far but we are very happy with it.
Sat nav was ok but be warned advertised it comes with live traffic alerts but doesnt had to return.
Sat nav was ok but be warned advertised it comes with live traffic alerts but doesnt had to return.
First rate satellite navigation. Well packaged and quick delivery. I have used this particular model before, i have found it to be very reliable. The maps are accurate, audio is clear and crisp, display is sharp, very friendly user interface a child could operate i highly recommend this product before buying more expensive versions.

This review is from : Mio Spirit 5450 LM FEU Car Navigation – Space Grey

First rate satellite navigation. Well packaged and quick delivery. I have used this particular model before, i have found it to be very reliable. The maps are accurate, audio is clear and crisp, display is sharp, very friendly user interface a child could operate i highly recommend this product before buying more expensive versions.

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Fantastic satnav better than any other products out there.

This review is from : Mio Spirit 5450 LM FEU Car Navigation – Space Grey

Not as good as previous models. This will be the last of several mio satnavs that i have purchased. It was faulty at the beginning but i was able to sort that with resetting with help from the supplier. It is the most expensive one i have bought but definitely the worst. Useful features from previous models have been omitted and stupid ones have been introduced. Most irritating is that it switches on when you enter the car and then automatically switches off when the engine is started, leaving you having to press buttons on the screen just at the moment you wish to pull away. To pinpoint a location is now a three stage operation instead of an external button. The worst thing is that the mapping hasn’t caught up with pedestrianised roads that have been around for ages, and it is very slow in coming up with a detour. In fact i think it is too slow generally which is a nuisance on large multiroute roundabouts. I curse this model every time i go to a big city and have completely lost confidence in it.
Not as good as previous models. This will be the last of several mio satnavs that i have purchased. It was faulty at the beginning but i was able to sort that with resetting with help from the supplier. It is the most expensive one i have bought but definitely the worst. Useful features from previous models have been omitted and stupid ones have been introduced. Most irritating is that it switches on when you enter the car and then automatically switches off when the engine is started, leaving you having to press buttons on the screen just at the moment you wish to pull away. To pinpoint a location is now a three stage operation instead of an external button. The worst thing is that the mapping hasn’t caught up with pedestrianised roads that have been around for ages, and it is very slow in coming up with a detour. In fact i think it is too slow generally which is a nuisance on large multiroute roundabouts. I curse this model every time i go to a big city and have completely lost confidence in it.

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Still getting used to this device but definitely worth your consideration. . I have been a long time user of tomtom and garmin gps’s and iphone and would not have considered this until it was sent for review. I have to say i am pleasantly surprised by the performance of this device. The touch screen is very responsive – better than the garmin’s and tomtoms i have used previously. The route selection is straight forward and the display is clear and easy and navigation has worked well. My only real concern is whether gps devices have had their day – ideally i would prefer to just use my phone, but the reality is that if you have a phone with a small screen, or it is not hooked into the car audio then a phone is neither clear nor as loud as a dedicated gps unit. Definitely worth consideration before plumping for either the garmin or tomtom.

This review is from : Mio Spirit 5450 LM FEU Car Navigation – Space Grey

Still getting used to this device but definitely worth your consideration. . I have been a long time user of tomtom and garmin gps’s and iphone and would not have considered this until it was sent for review. I have to say i am pleasantly surprised by the performance of this device. The touch screen is very responsive – better than the garmin’s and tomtoms i have used previously. The route selection is straight forward and the display is clear and easy and navigation has worked well. My only real concern is whether gps devices have had their day – ideally i would prefer to just use my phone, but the reality is that if you have a phone with a small screen, or it is not hooked into the car audio then a phone is neither clear nor as loud as a dedicated gps unit. Definitely worth consideration before plumping for either the garmin or tomtom.
This is a fairly neat gps that works very well and very easy to set up. There is everything in the box that you need to get you up and running. I’ve used these navigation aids more or less since they arrived as in business they can save you a huge amount of time looking for an address, which saves money. Even more essential nowadays. You apply the suction mount to the windscreen where you are comfortable, but, not in your eye line. Make sure you don’t as you will be breaking the law. The power lead goes from a power outlet to the back of the instrument. Find the best way to get the cable there so that it doesn’t get in the way of your driving. There is a power on and off button.

This review is from : Mio Spirit 5450 LM FEU Car Navigation – Space Grey

This is a fairly neat gps that works very well and very easy to set up. There is everything in the box that you need to get you up and running. I’ve used these navigation aids more or less since they arrived as in business they can save you a huge amount of time looking for an address, which saves money. Even more essential nowadays. You apply the suction mount to the windscreen where you are comfortable, but, not in your eye line. Make sure you don’t as you will be breaking the law. The power lead goes from a power outlet to the back of the instrument. Find the best way to get the cable there so that it doesn’t get in the way of your driving. There is a power on and off button.

This review is from : Mio Spirit 5450 LM FEU Car Navigation – Space Grey

Gets you from a to b (just rather slowly). Once upon a time and many years ago – someone said that “sat nav’s” would have limited use to the public and that only large businesses and governments would require the navigational aid. Fast forward to today and the idea of getting to your destination using paper maps, verbal instructions and road signs along seems very alien. A good sat nav in your car can provide a valuable resource providing you a wealth of information from routes and traffic to safety, speed limits and route planning. “mio” is not a manufacturer that i have used often and considering the low cost of their spirit 7500 lm weu car navigation unit – i wasn’t expecting much. I was pleasantly surprised while also slightly disappointed with what i found. Starting with the basics, this unit offers maps for western europe covering 44 countries (including the uk) and being controlled and updated from the included “more desktop application. 3 inch touch screen with a built in speaker to the rear of the unit. A range of the typical features such as route planning and information as well as safety and other “standard” stuff.

This review is from : Mio Spirit 5450 LM FEU Car Navigation – Space Grey

Gets you from a to b (just rather slowly). Once upon a time and many years ago – someone said that “sat nav’s” would have limited use to the public and that only large businesses and governments would require the navigational aid. Fast forward to today and the idea of getting to your destination using paper maps, verbal instructions and road signs along seems very alien. A good sat nav in your car can provide a valuable resource providing you a wealth of information from routes and traffic to safety, speed limits and route planning. “mio” is not a manufacturer that i have used often and considering the low cost of their spirit 7500 lm weu car navigation unit – i wasn’t expecting much. I was pleasantly surprised while also slightly disappointed with what i found. Starting with the basics, this unit offers maps for western europe covering 44 countries (including the uk) and being controlled and updated from the included “more desktop application. 3 inch touch screen with a built in speaker to the rear of the unit. A range of the typical features such as route planning and information as well as safety and other “standard” stuff.

This review is from : Mio Spirit 5450 LM FEU Car Navigation – Space Grey

The last satnav i bought was a tomtom one, many years ago. It had a very small screen and more than once i got confusing over which slip road to take. My how things have moved on. I was very impressed with this mio unit. I usually drive with the sound off, but since i was testing, i left it on, and actually found it helpful. It giving you spoken road numbers to look for on signs, and road names, even small roads. The map was very clear, and i particularly liked the junction help, where the screen jumps to a 3d (i have it on 2d maps normally, i just prefer it) representation of the junction you are approaching and draws nice big arrows on the lanes you should be in, excellent. I liked that when you type in postcodes or places, it takes letters off the keyboard that couldn’t be used next, helping you find keys faster (as not qwerty) and helping you spell weird place names. I did struggle to find heathrow t4 with it at first, but just like google, if your first search doesn’t work, try something else.
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