Summary: I have named this Naf Sat as I was far from impressed. The OS maps were great but I found the screen difficult to see in bright light. It took forever to gain a satellite lock. Average time was about 15 minutes to gain a lock even in open country.
Summary: Generally this GPS unit has had good reviews and I`m sure it is but as a lay person I have had nothing but trouble trying to use this thing. I feel the unit menu options are not logically laid out; I feel the instructions have been written by someone who has designed it and knows it inside out and...
Summary: I have had my satmap for just over a year, and was impressed when I first used it. The facility for downloading gpx files etc was flawless. However, I had to return it for repair last autumn as the joystick stopped working. More recently, I have had serious problems getting a signal.
Summary: As a mountain leader I've used and tested quite a few GPS devices and own several. Unfortunately, I bought this one due to the numerous good remarks written about it but, after using it, I realised that most of these were made years ago when most this GPS dominated the screen based mapping view.
Summary: I bought one after reading various reviews which implied it was one of the best on the market. The first one lasted a couple of days before the screen failed to work. It would get as far as displaying the Satmap logo and then flash a few times before going blank. So totally unusable.
Summary: While the SATMAP 10 is a good product. If you want one I would recommend you buy the SATMAP 10 and also purchase the power supply package this will give you the long life rechargeable battery ,mains charger and car charger [The car charger is not included in the 'Plus' package for some strange...
Summary: battery cover failed after first battery recharge, screen packed in after being used about a dozen times in two years manufactures reckon it was damaged (how they came to this conclusion i will never know) now they want £55 to repair the unit what else will go wrong next.