Summary: The TomTom Go 300 is an excellent product that has more features than disadvantages. Here are my thoughts which might help you. I try to be more specific on those features that are not mentioned frequently in bulletin boards. 1.
Summary: I first saw the GO 300 in action in Europe during an extended visit/tour with my son, who was living in Austria. The system guided us to sites in Austria, Germany, Czech Republic, Hungary, Italy..
Summary: Received the TOMTOM 300 before date promised in perfect condition even though the box was dented. ( Good packing! ) I have used the TOMTOM to go from NYC to Monticello, NY and from Atlantic City, New Jersey to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and home to NYC again.
Summary: The TomTom GO 300 did a great job navigating me around an unfamiliar city. I'd be lost without it for sure. I would recommend anyone getting this. It saved so much time I would have devoted to reading maps had I not had it.
Summary: I am a property claims adjuster for a major insurance company. My territory is the Eastern half of Pennsylvania. I spend a lot of time in the metropolitan Philadelphia area. I originally purchased (years ago) a travel program for my computer. This was horrible!
Summary: If you're thinking about purchasing a GPS system for personal use, the TomTom GO 300 is an excellent choice. Here are the advantages: 1) It's VERY easy to install--ready to go right out of the box; 2) Operation is largely intuitive and simple, although the unit does come with...
Summary: I have used a TomTom and a Garmin 350 around town in DC, NYC, Philly and Chicago since Feb 2 extensively. There was no mistakes (contrary to earlier reports)and comparable to mapquest, goggle maps and my 2 laptop pc based Microsoft Streets and Delorme Street Atlas (latest 2006 + updates).
Summary: My father bought this for me for my birthday. I love it & I don't know how I lived without it. I was very surprised to find that it even covered all of the streets in my very, very small town (few thousand people).
Summary: UPDATE: After writing the below, I went on a trip to Florida and then a cross-country trip from Wisconsin to Florida; all guided by TomTom. Here is some additional information based on that experience: a) The mount is very sturdy and works well.