Summary: Jury is still out but first time I used it was a failure. Did not get to the address I had entered. Missed the turns and I ended up circling back to get to the address. I am going to load some routes for the next test if that fails then I am not going to be happy as I am leading a group.
Summary: This was the 3rd Garmin I ordered. 1st one (different model) lasted several years and just stopped working - Garmin couldn't help. Replaced it with the Garmin 2450LM June 2011 with lifetime maps. Don't travel much so not used very often.
You need to buy a micro SIM card for life time maps to work properly
Wilson Cheung, Amazon
28 May 2012
Summary: The unit seems to be a bit more responsive and actually less expensive than my previous Garmin Nuvi 855. However, be forewarned about the life time maps for North America. When you attempt your first update it will complain that you don't have enough memory.
Summary: This is a good unit which I had brought for its larger screen size and lifetime map updates. The voice quality is poor, but otherwise, it performs very well overall. The windshield mount has the built in power cord, so it is more convenient to remove unit, however, given that the unit would...