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Garmin Nüvi 865T

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Garmin Nüvi 865T

The Garmin Nüvi 865T is a GPS navigator system that features voice-activated navigation and lane assist with junction view. It comes with a widescreen display, preloaded maps and more.With nüvi’s speech recognition, users control nüvi’s interface with voice commands, allowing users to keep both hands on the wheel. By pressing the button on the remote (which attaches to the steering wheel) to activate speech recognition and begin speaking menu options, the nüvi 865T recognizes shortc…

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Garmin Nüvi 865T

The Garmin Nüvi 865T is a GPS navigator system that features voice-activated navigation and lane assist with junction view. It comes with a widescreen display, preloaded maps and more.With nüvi’s speech recognition, users control nüvi’s interface with voice commands, allowing users to keep both hands on the wheel. By pressing the button on the remote (which attaches to the steering wheel) to activate speech recognition and begin speaking menu options, the nüvi 865T recognizes shortcut phrases for popular functions by saying “Find Address” and speak an address to start navigating. The unit also features Lane Assist with junction view that guides users to the correct lane for an approaching turn or exit, realistically displaying road signs and junctions en route along with arrows that indicate the proper lane for navigation. The unit features sunlight-readable, 4.3-inch display and comes preloaded with detailed City Navigator® NT street maps, with nearly 6 million points of interest (POIs) and features digital elevation maps. Users can also upload custom points of interest (POIs). And with HotFix™ satellite prediction, nüvi calculates a faster route to location.

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The nüvi 865T integrates Bluetooth® wireless technology with a built-in microphone and speaker for handsfree phone calls. Other features are integrated FM traffic receiver for traffic alerts, allows users to keep track of own location (exact latitude and longitude coordinates) with “Where Am I?” voice command, automatically marks user's position when removed from the windshield mount, so that users can navigate with nüvi on foot and find their way back to the vehicle, MP3 player, audio book player (subscription to Audible.com required), JPEG picture viewer, currency converters, Garmin Games, and alarm clock. Its design provides portability for users and its rechargeable lithium-ion battery makes it convenient for navigation by car or foot. It also features wireless FM transmitter and is compatible with lifetime traffic alerts or MSN® Direct (receiver purchase required for either option). With photo navigation, users can download Google™ Panoramio™ pictures via Garmin Connect™ Photos website and navigate to them. The 865T features Garmin Lock™, an anti-theft feature, and is compatible with Garmin Garage for customizable voices and vehicles as well as optional plug-in microSD cards such as Garmin Travel Guides for detailed data on attractions.

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