Summary: Why don't you just use your phone? Ask me blissful passengers in the back seat, oh so little do they know. As a driver by profession, currently working for 2 separate restaurants and doing delivery work daily, this unit has changed my life.
Summary: As a long time owner of a taxi service, I wish to say that if a driver for our company used the routes given for the destinations we entered, he would be asked not to work for our company. Neither the "fastest route" or the "shortest route" were reasonable routes on those we checked.
Summary: I bought this as a gift for my mother. I searched for a very user friendly gps with minimal need for updates. My mother doesn't own a pc and wouldn't know how to use one if she did. I purchased this gps and sent it to myself to give it an initial update and preload some routes for her.
other things about this device simply bugged me - like the inability to customize the theme colors beyond the ...
18 December 2015
Summary: don't buy garmin products that over a year old; garmin's got this nasty habit of cutting off support after a year. in this case, there's an "eco" app in the apps folder that absolutely will never work because garmin no longer sells the cable that attaches your device to your car's computer.
Summary: This unit's touch screen is very unresponsive; there's a delay in entering data which causes errors and frustration. I found it an incredibly disappointing replacement after a more-expensive Garmin I owned that malfunctioned. Now I am thinking of having that one repaired instead.
Summary: This was a significant upgrade from my prior 5 year old Nuvi I like lifetime updates I like how it displays the next exit but, Cons: ~Address input is not as intuitive, hard to pick a city and keep a default ~Doesn't always find the address, requiring a phone as back up ~Traffic data is all over the...
Summary: I'm impressed. I have an '04 Acura TSX with built in Navigation and after getting this thing for my Civic my '04 TSX feels so out of date. This thing has many features my OEM navigation doesn't have. To be fair, it's 2015 and we're comparing it to a nav system from 2004. 1. It's so easy to use.