Summary: I had to return the first one of these I purchased, as it froze and when downloading the maps update. Amazon were brilliant and sent a replacement within 3 days. It's a basic satnav and seems to do the job adequately, but I would ask yourself if you really need a satnav before you buy one.
Summary: I have used it only a few times & it does the job. Not quite sure if I can download more voices as it only came with one English voice & other European voices. Its different than Tom Tom but cheaper as it was half price. Also it dosen't show traffic lights & I am not sure if they can be downloaded.
A good budget sat nav with good features and quick user interface
3 November 2010
Excerpt: This was the first sat nav I have bought and used (I think its this model anyway). You can pick one up at around £100 or less and it comes with all the basic features you need and even has bluetooth connectively for you mobile phone! Using this sat nav for the 8/9 months has been ok I would say.
Worth a look, but worth bringing a map along just in case! (Keep your hotel's number handy too)
21 October 2009
Excerpt: We bought this GPS in the US for a road trip across California - we drove around Los Angeles and then up to San Francisco and back again using only this to guide us. In the UK, we rely on our in-car GPS, so this was our first experience with a portable Sat Nav.
Summary: The Nuvi 215 generally is a good basic sat nav, especially if you need reliable Bluetooth built-In. However, on a number of occasions is fails to find a post code, so instead of simply entering the post code and clicking "GO" the device then wants a house number or street name, it then comes up with...
Excerpt: Данный аппарат полезен только в том случае если вы совсем не знаете местность:В Спб как правило показывает не самый удобный маршрут проезда.Мой дом который построен 5 лет назад на карте не обозначен(а это проспект!