Summary: You can pick up a used Nuvi 200 for less than it costs for a map update. Mine has a tired battery but anything you want or need can be had from from any GPS store. I've tried mine around town and use it primarily for the speedometer and trip functions.
Summary: I purchased this as a basic GPS need. I don't need a lot of bells and whistles. I am in the Oregon National Guard infantry and a hiker and a geocacher. I own a couple of GPS and have used civilian and military models alike. I am also very good at using map and compass.
Summary: My daughter just started college in a town she has never been in except for her college. The GPS helps her find her way and keeps her from getting lost. Karen A. Sayler Product is : GARMIN 010-00621-10 Nuvi Travel Assistant (Nuvi 200; Us Only)
Summary: My Nuvi 200 survived the initial 1-year warranty. A few months later, the power started shorting out. Evidently, the minor torque created by the cord is enough to break the internal connection between the power cord and the battery.
Summary: nice item outdated map of mexico you can get 1 mapupdate i updated the mexico map because it was really old and it works nice, some problems with roads that are in the gps but are blocked in real life but very nice item for the money, if you need a gps with basic features this is the one for you
Excerpt: I received the Garmin Nuvi 200 as a Christmas gift from my wife this past year. She did not know what to get me because apparely “I had everything” but she knew that I liked gadgets in general, and I spent a fair amount of time in the …
Summary: It *should* be a great product, but the problem is that it comes with old maps. Wouldn't normally be a big deal, but new roads get built over time, so they direct you to update the maps (free!). That is where the problem begins. The update software is not intended for the 200.
Summary: This GPS has many of the features that high end GPSs have, and will give you the most bang for your buck of any GPS. It is very easy to use, has long battery life, and is very small so you can take it with you when not in your car to prevent theft.