Conclusion: Just in time for the holiday shopping season, Navman introduces the F20 GPS, the company's entry-level GPS navigation system. A no-frills device, it's affordable and provides easy-to-comprehend guidance.
Pros: Easy to learn and use menu system. Good value. Sensitive SiRF Star III Receiver. Route demonstration mode.
Cons: Routing profiles limited to shortest and quickest routes. No multimedia players. No multisegment routing.
Excerpt: The Navman F20 Portable GPS Navigator is ready to go out of the box, with features like GPS accuracy within 5 meters, full postal code search features, a finger-friendly 3.5” touch screen, and automatic rerouting. The Navman F20 Portable GPS Navigator comes loaded with pre-installed regional maps, along with the capability to load points of interest (POI’s).
Excerpt: The compact Navman F20 is a compact feature solid GPS that has an accurate direction engine, but in a recent review it was found that the Navman F20 has an outdated POI database, and a smallish, weak speaker. The slim and very portable unit is easily swapped from car to car, and has some easy to use navigation buttons on the housing that gets you quickly to some core functions, like finding gas or parking.
Summary: As a basic, entry-level GPS unit at this price, the F20 does quite a fine job. It doesn't include speed or red light camera warnings and is thin on included accessories, but an easy to grasp interface and solid maps provide a pleasing navigational experience - even for first time GPS users.
Pros: Intuitive user interface, Convenient parking and fuel buttons, Compact size and weight, External volume controls, 3.5in touch screen
Cons: No AC adapter or USB cable included, No red light or speed camera warnings, Sluggish re-routing times in some instances, Battery life could be improved.
Summary: Navman's F20 portable GPS is aimed at users after a simple and reliable navigation system, but it still includes features found on much more expensive models as well as few handy traits of its own.
Pros: Fast and accurate route calculation, Fuel stations and parking buttons, Good value
Conclusion: Simple, précis, le F20 nous a toujours emmené efficacement où nous le souhaitions Certes, il ne possède pas de fonctions multimédia où autres tant à la mode, mais est-ce vraiment utile ? Pas sûr ! Dommage que certains accessoires restent en option, mais vu le prix et la qualité du produit, on ne peut pas se plaindre.
Pros: Prix attractif, Utilisation très simple, Navigation efficace, Accès direct stations essence et parking, Discret dans une poche
Cons: Certains accessoires en option, Pas de fonctions multimédia, Vu le prix, rien de sérieux