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Garmin-nuvi-255w.32620234
6.3 out of 10

Garmin nüvi 255W

Garmin nüvi 255W Garmin nüvi 255W is a high-sensitivity GPS Read more

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Specifications

Feature
Value
Comment
Garmin nüLink! services: (receive accurate real-time travel information):
no
Display resolution, WxH:
480 x 272 pixels
Display type:
WQVGA color TFT with white backlight
Battery:
rechargeable lithium-ion
Battery life:
up to 4 hours
Headphone jack/audio line-out:
no
High-sensitivity receiver:
yes
Waterproof:
no
Preloaded street maps:
yes
Includes lifetime map updates:
no
nüMaps Guarantee:
yes
3-D terrain view:
no
3-D buildings and landmarks view:
no
Built-in memory:
internal solid state
Accepts data cards:
SD™ card (not included)
Waypoints/favorites/locations:
1000
Routes:
0
Voice prompts (e.g. "Turn right in 500 ft."):
yes (internal speaker)
Speaks street names (e.g. "Turn right ON ELM STREET in 500 ft."):
yes
Voice-activated navigation (operate device with spoken commands):
no
Traffic compatible (routes around traffic with a receiver and subscription):
yes
Lifetime traffic updates (receive free lifetime traffic updates):
no
Lane assist (guides to proper lane for navigation):
no
Junction view (displays junction signs):
no
myTrends™ (predicts your routes):
no
trafficTrends™ (calculates routes based on predicted traffic flow):
no
ecoRoute™ (calculates a more fuel-efficient route):
yes
Auto sort multiple destinations (provides most direct route):
no
Route avoidance (avoid highways, tolls etc.):
yes
XM® compatible for U.S:
no
Bluetooth® wireless technology:
no
Speed limit indicator (displays speed limit for most major roads in the U.S. and Europe):
yes
Where Am I? (find closest hospitals, police & gas stations, nearest address & intersection):
yes
Garmin Locate™ (marks position when removed from windshield mount):
no
Enhanced pedestrian navigation (guides you as you walk around town):
no
Photo navigation (navigate to geotagged photos):
yes
Exit services (tells you approaching services on highway):
no
Custom POIs (ability to add additional points of interest):
yes
World travel clock, currency & unit converter, calculator:
yes
Qwerty or ABC keyboard (choose keyboard layout):
yes
Alarm clock:
no
Garmin Lock™ (anti-theft feature):
yes
Garmin Garage™ vehicles compatible (download car-shaped icons to your device):
yes
Garmin Garage™ voices compatible (download custom voices to your device):
yes
Picture viewer:
yes
MP3 player:
no
Audio book player:
no
Unit dimensions, WxHxD:
12.2 x 7.4 x 2.0 cm
Display size, WxH:
9.7W x 5.7H cm; diag 10.9 cm
Weight:
172.93 g
Release Date
First seen
31 May 2008