Summary: This item is worthless. It was broken when it arrived, totally refusing to perform any of its functions, or respond to it's controls-it wouldn't even acquire the needed satellite signals. It lit up, and that was all. After several tries, I returned it. Satisfaction? None.
Steven G. Brant "social systems scientist", Amazon
14 August 2008
Summary: I just got off the phone with Mio, as I tried to learn how to turn on the "optional" traffic report service I was told (by the salesman in the store where I bought it) I would have to buy a subscription to. Mio says "The model 300 does not have the hardware built in for receiving traffic reports...
Summary: This was my fourth GPS: I had early versions of Tom Tom, Garmin and Intellinav 1. This is by far worst GPS ever. I used it once, on my way from work to home. It gives directions to the next intersection only. In the city, it says: "in the next 100 feet go straight" every 100 feet.