Excerpt: Garmin Nuvi 1390T weighs 5.7 ounces and has rubberized rugged housing. It has very slim chassis and is 2.9 inches high, 4.8 inches wide and 0.6 inch deep. The Garmin Nuvi 1390T has 4.3 inch touch screen with resolution of 480×272 pixels and it is quite similar to other devices in its class. A two piece basic mount makes it very to fix this gadget to a windshield on the car dashboard with addition of included disc which is backed with adhesive.
Excerpt: The Garmin nüvi 1390LMT adds lifetime map updates to the nuvi 1390T (which already includes lifetime traffic). Introduced in 2009 (here is a list of more recent nuvi introductions ), the 1390LMT also comes with lane assist, junction view and Bluetooth for hands-free cell phone use. All of the units in the 1200, 1300 and 1400 series come with customizable data fields and the ability to utilize the pedestrian and mass transit features on Garmin’s CityXplorer maps.
Excerpt: The Garmin nüvi 1390T is a high-end unit in a line of Garmin GPS navigators introduced in 2009 (here is a list of more recent nuvi introductions ). It offers lane assist, junction view (seen above), lifetime traffic, and Bluetooth for hands-free cell phone use. All of the new units in the 1200, 1300 and 1400 series come with customizable data fields and the ability to utilize the pedestrian and mass transit features on Garmin’s CityXplorer maps.
Summary: Sporting a new, 25% thinner design, the nuvi 1390T continues to evolve Garmin's highly successful nuvi product line.
Pros: Enhanced pedestrian mode lets you navigate cities like a pro. When paired with cityXplorer maps, you'll even know which bus or rail lines to take, Fast, Responsive. You can navigate menus as quickly as your fingers can move. No annoying delays or lagging between menus, Easy to use, well designed, user interface, Best looking 3-D lane guidance of any GPS to date, Speed limit information displayed on the map, Improved traffic reporting options now include traffic map, t...
Cons: No way to exclude a specific transportation type (i.e. Bus, or Train) when navigating in pedestrian mode in a city for which you have purchased cityXplorer maps. For example, you can't set the GPS to only use bus routes, and exclude using the subway, Traffic receiver not as sensitive as other Garmin nuvi models, No multi-destination routing (trips with multiple stops), Internal speaker could be louder, Detour feature doesn't let you specify specific road(s) to avoid, ...
Excerpt: As a runner, I long ago was convinced I had developed a keen sense for pace and distance. I just knew — like a sixth sense. Boy, was I wrong. Strap on the Garmin 405 and it turns out many of my routes were short, which means my pace was slow.
Excerpt: Garmin's latest flagship GPS unit is the Garmin Nuvi 1390T . It's a slim and compact GPS device that features a number of new features, including an excellent lane guidance function and a built-in traffic antenna.
TEST: Garmin Nüvi 1390T - Rask, oversiktlig og presis
25 May 2011
Excerpt: Dette er sommerens nye modell i den øvre mellomklassen fra Garmin. Faktisk er Nüvi 1390 så ny at vi måtte ta turen om Rygge for å hente den hos den norske importøren. Derfor var vårt testeksemplar ikke helt ferdig utviklet. Programvaren var ikke helt den samme som du vil finne i modellene som er å finne i butikken, men basisfunksjonene og maskinvaren er den samme.