www.testfreaks.com

Reviews, reviews, reviews...

Garmin nüvi 270
5.4 out of 10

Garmin nüvi 270

3.5“ touch screen Europe and North America Mapping Garmin Read more

Best Price at Amazon

Reviews and Problems with Garmin nüvi 270

Showing 1-3 of 3
Overall 2
2.0

Don't expect up-to-date maps - expect to pay to update them!

Amazon Customer "VPM", Amazon
20 June 2009
  • Summary: I just bought a Garmin Nuvi 270, with US and Europe maps (I'm going to be traveling in Europe soon). When I registered the device, I was informed that both maps needed to be updated, and I could update either of them for free, but not both.
  • Read full review
Overall 2
2.0

Not for Pedestrians in France and Switzerland

Amazon
1 June 2008
  • Summary: I retired a couple years ago as a commercial pilot who dealt with GPS's on a daily basis and have a factory installed unit in my Acura TL. I bought this unit to use as a pedestrian sight-seeing in France and Switzerland.
  • Read full review
Overall 2
2.0

Don't buy a Nuvi

Robert, Amazon
7 July 2007
  • Summary: I bought a Nuvi 270 for a trip to Italy and brought my 4 year old Magellan Roadmate 700 as a backup. The Magellan took 1 -3 minutes to find satellites. The Nuvi 3 -15 minutes. Accuracy and ease of input was far better with the Magellan.
  • Read full review