Excerpt: The trouble with navigation isn’t usually finding your destination, it’s finding the quickest way to your destination. One of the first companies to deliver useful live traffic information to solve that problem on its portable navigation devices was TomTom.
Pros: Reliable maps, Excellent traffic information, Quick response times
Cons: Smaller icons make interface trickier, Smart phone required for traffic info
Excerpt: The TomTom GO 500 is the top of the line in the most recent editions of the GO Series, launched in January 2014 (Not to be confused with the older, clunky GO 500 model released in March 2005).
The TomTom GO 500 isn't perfect, but remains one of the best GPS units we've ever used
Good Gear Guide.au
4 September 2013
Summary: The TomTom GO 500 has a new user interface that strips away the traditional address entry search process, and its capacitive touch screen is responsive. Safety camera alerts are an optional extra and you'll need to tether your smartphone to get live traffic information, but the GO 500 remains one of...
Pros: Excellent search functionality, Responsive screen, Good overall navigation experience
Cons: Safety alerts require yearly subscription, Live traffic requires smartphone tethering, Map Share not available, yet
Brandneue TomTom Go 500 Navigationsgerät mit Lifetime Maps
19 June 2015
Conclusion: Fazit: Das TomTom Go 500 ist ein mobiles Navigationsgerät zum entsprechend guten Preis aber kein High-End-Navi (wirkt unfertig) mit überzeugter schicker Gestaltung und neuen Ansätzen bei der Bedienung .