Conclusion: The key to a good GPS is the interface and the Garmin nüvi 255W’s is one of the best ones that I have dealt with in comparison to other GPS models. It is well designed unit from both the out casing to the software within.
Pros: GPS works terrific, Widescreen provides ample information in clear format, Map locations via Google Maps and PC, TTS enabled, Rapid start up, Quick satellite detection
Cons: No charge indicator light, Does not include USB cable
Summary: Therefore, considering all the above aspects, Garmin Nuvi 255W is one of those low-cost GPS navigators that is perfectly suitable for all the type of drivers. After the tests performed for this review, its behavior is generally impressive, even though it’s less portable than a TomTom navigator.
Excerpt: The Garmin nüvi 255W is one of Garmin’s entry level navigators and, as part of the nuvi 2×5 series, it’s loaded with features previously unavailable in the nuvi line or found only in high-end models. More about that in a moment; first the basics.
Excerpt: Il Garmin nuvi 255W è un navigatore satellitare di elevata qualità, dotato di schermo touchscreen da 4,3 pollici, con risoluzione 480x272 pixel, e mappa dell’Europa precaricata sulla memoria interna.
Pros: Foto georeferenziate, Schermo widescreen, Visualizzatore di immagini, Mappe con sfumo altimetrico