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Garmin-nuvi-310.300854
5.7 out of 10

Garmin nüvi 310

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Reviews and Problems with Garmin nüvi 310

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Overall 2
2.0

Very poor quality

R. J. Murphy "snap happy 1", Amazon
24 February 2014
  • Summary: Don't waste your money buying this. I used it a couple of times and then the earth pin snapped off and it was useless.
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Overall 10
10

THE FRENDLY SAT NAV

C. Underwood, Amazon
9 October 2013
  • Summary: What a fantastic piece of kit, it might have been launch back in 2006 but still feel very modern and up to date. It is a very easy unit to use with a host of features like SD card reader, blue tooth, MP3 player, and books. The battery last a very long time and the screen is very easy to read even in bright sunshine. The voice feature is excellent like when you are approaching a roundabout it says a roundabout in clear English.
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Overall 8
8.0

Good product

Glen Collins, Amazon
9 June 2013
  • Summary: Bad stuff: it takes too long to start up and can get a bit confused in complex street junctions - but i''ve checked with people who have other sat-navs and it seems they're all the same. Good stuff: clear display, you can mute the nagging voices, and it's pretty reliable.
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Overall 2
2.0

Beware cheap

Martin Griffin, Amazon
13 May 2013
  • Summary: on first time of using this product it (having eventually charged up my garmin nuvi sat nav), on removing it from the wall socket the plug section broke apart and could have been dangerous if not switched off first. The cable (1m long) seems OK but plug is cheap & useless - dont buy it.
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Overall 2
2.0
Design 8
8.0
Value for money 8
8.0
Ease of use 4
4.0
Durability 8
8.0
Customer support 6
6.0

Garmin nuvi 310 Sat Nav Review

Kev Lunn, Unbeatable
12 March 2011
  • Excerpt: I bought a Garmin Nuvi 310 after reading a glowing report in Which? magazine. The unit is neat and stylish - and amall-enough to carry around in a pocket to avoid leaving it in the car. The power lead plugs into the screen mount, rather than the unit itself - which makes mounting and demounting the unit very easy. Directions are clear and accurate - although there is one major problem with this unit (and all other Nuvi products).
  • Pros: Directions are clear and accurate. Blue-tooth link for mobile phone use very useful.
  • Cons: Final turn command given far too early. No on-screen indication of direction of next turn.
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Overall 2
2.0

Felt let down

dorothy, Amazon
4 September 2010
  • Summary: We bought this item to help us find our way around London,only to find it could not find a signal,after trying for some time we gave up and used a map and our own noses to get around.We tried it when we got home to get to our local shops, it did take us there but took the route a car would take.In the end we gave it to our grandson for his car.
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Overall 10
10

Garmin sat nav charger

E. L. Burden "ElaineB", Amazon
21 April 2010
  • Summary: This item was sent very promptly by the seller. Fits easily into the sat nav and charges quickly. Excellent product and very cheap. Recommended.
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Overall 10
10

Garmin Accessory

Gadget Girl, Amazon
28 December 2009
  • Summary: Purchased to go with Garmin sat nav. What more can I say, it's a charger and works well. Delivered quickly.
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Overall 4
4.0

Asquith (Not pleased)

R. P. L. Asquith "Lord Asquith", Amazon
19 May 2009
  • Summary: Having read Amazon reviews before I purchased the Garmin 310 I thought it was going to be a good investment. How disappointed I am with the Garmin. It picks up satellite signals very slowly and sometimes 5 miles into my journey it receives satellite signals. It's bad at recalculating routes and has taken me the longest journeys even with ones I was familiar with. So, for a first sat nav it was a bad investment.
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Overall 2
2.0

BLUETOOTH !!

Pgoulthorp "recon 2", Amazon
12 February 2009
  • Summary: Had the 310 for just over 12 months now and it worked like a dream.However the bluetooth refuses to enable and I have to turn the units power off to reset the unit. Have tried the usual paths ie forums etc to correct this problem.Garmin sent me a attachment which said would solve the problem,but this failed to work.Have contacted Garmin again but they do not know what is wrong with the unit and said they will repair it but I will have to pay!!
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