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Garmin nuvi 295W

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Garmin nuvi 295W

The Garmin nuvi 295W is a GPS device designed in a 4.4“W x 2.3”H x .6“D (11.2 x 5.8 x 1.5 cm) form factor that sports a 3.55” diagonal (9.0 cm) display with 480 x 272 pixels. The display is constructed of glass with dual-orietation, 65K colors, anti-glare resistive touchscreen properties. The 4.8 ounces (137 g) GPS device is powered by a rechargeable lithium-ion that provides up to 4 hours of operating time and up to 250 hours of standby time. The unit features high-sensitivity rece…

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Garmin nuvi 295W

The Garmin nuvi 295W is a GPS device designed in a 4.4“W x 2.3”H x .6“D (11.2 x 5.8 x 1.5 cm) form factor that sports a 3.55” diagonal (9.0 cm) display with 480 x 272 pixels. The display is constructed of glass with dual-orietation, 65K colors, anti-glare resistive touchscreen properties. The 4.8 ounces (137 g) GPS device is powered by a rechargeable lithium-ion that provides up to 4 hours of operating time and up to 250 hours of standby time. The unit features high-sensitivity receiver, Basemap, preloaded street maps, gives users the ability to add maps, an internal solid state expandable via microSD™ card (not included) slot, 1000 waypoints/favorites/locations, 10 routes, voice prompts, speaks street names, auto sort multiple destinations (provides most direct route), auto re-route (fast off-route and detour recalculation), choice of route setup (faster time, shorter distance, off road), route avoidance (avoid highways, tolls etc.), speed limit indicator (displays speed limit for most major roads in the U.S. and Europe), where Am I? (which finds closest hospitals, police & gas stations, nearest address & intersection), has Garmin Locate™ (marks position when removed from windshield mount), a Qwerty or ABC keyboard, custom POIs (ability to add additional points of interest), is compatible with Garmin Garage™ vehicles and is compatible with Garmin Garage™ voices.

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The Garmin nuvi 295W is a GPS device that also supports photo navigation, a world travel clock, currency & unit converter, calculator, picture viewer, MP3 player, a headphone jack/audio line-out, and sports a 3 MP camera with auto-focus and geo-tagging. The unit also supports WiFi connectivity with web browser, e-mail, weather forecasts and Google™ Local Search, email (POP3 / IMAP4 / SMTP protocol supported), a HTML browser based on Webkit platform, and provides users with access to services such as Google™ Local Search, Panoramio™ Photos and weather forecasts. The unit also doubles as a mass storage device that is compatible with Windows® XP or newer and Mac® OS X 10.4 or later. Users can utilize the unit to view Microsoft® Word, Excel®, PowerPoint®, PDF and JPG files attached to emails.

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