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Garmin nüvi 1390
6.7 out of 10

Garmin nüvi 1390

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Reviews and Problems with Garmin nüvi 1390

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Overall 6
6.0

Great GPS... No room for map updates

Dave, Amazon
5 December 2011
  • Summary: GPS is great. Glad it came with lifetime map updates, however, don't expect to put new map updates on the internal memory of your new GPS as there is not enough space. You may want to buy a microSD card if you plan on updating the maps.
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Overall 6
6.0

It's a mixed bag but overall is pretty good

M. Erb, Amazon
20 November 2011
  • Summary: 12/10/2010 Addendum: Alert - I bought a second nuvi 1390LMT and that one started giving me pop-up warnings after it turned on. Two different pop-ups were observed. 1. "This accessory is not supported" 2. "XM is not supported.
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Overall 6
6.0

Not real happy and will be requesting a replacement unit after the trip is

mjonestec, Ebay
6 July 2011
  • Summary: I baught this unit for a major vacation trip around the Untied States western area. Two weeks into the trip it seized up and would not work. Error message said no data loaded for maps. I loaded the complete new update which took over 4 hours at a McDonalds wi-fi hot spot.
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Overall 6
6.0

Somewhat disappointed

over50logic, Amazon
25 May 2011
  • Summary: I purchased this product for several key features that do not appear to deliver as advertised. I have used this GPS for several trips so far, including a trip from Minneapolis to Chicago.
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Overall 6
6.0

Did not live up to expectations

SandtrapII, Amazon
18 February 2011
  • Summary: This unit replaced one from a different company whose battery died suddenly and refused to be recharged. The selling features for me were the blue tooth capability (that I admit I have not used in the month I have owned the unit) and the live traffic feature.
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Overall 6
6.0

Adds while driving.

Papa Carlo, Amazon
24 November 2010
  • Summary: I got this GPS from another store. Out of the box I noticed it had two stuck pixels. This might be not a big deal but it is very visible when driving at night and is kind of annoying. The more important issue that just struck me is popup ads on the screen. Every time you start driving you see them.
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Overall 6
6.0

Good, but Bluetooth is not dependable

Milew "milew", Amazon
12 April 2014
  • Summary: I have several Garmin GPS units, I prefer them over Magellan and other brands, mainly for the software and ease of use. This has been a good unit, except that the bluetooth isn't dependable - it sporadically works and then cuts out - I was using it with my iPhone.
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Overall 6
6.0

Speaker

PC, Amazon
14 April 2013
  • Summary: The speaker has a raspy sound makes it hard to hear. It is very irritating and I may contact Garmin.
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Overall 6
6.0

Ok, but not exceptional.

AG, Amazon
11 February 2013
  • Summary: Followed the instructions upon receipt of the unit (Garmin Nuvi 1390LMT), I took the device outside to get it to locate the satalites. I then plugged into my computer and followed the instrcutions on [...] The process is very easy to follow.
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Overall 6
6.0

Garmin 1390LMT: Lifetime Maps but limited memory and difficult process to install updates

WL, Amazon
29 May 2011
  • Summary: Garmin 1390LMT comes with great features and is very intuitive to register, set-up and use. I purchased primarily for my trip to Boston and it worked but it's not without it's quirks.
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