Excerpt: Some of the Bluetooth functionality is not accessible when using my phone, saying that I am using a fairly old Samsung. Still it maybe worth checking the compatibility of your handset with the Tom Tom before you purchase. So apart from the minor annoyance of the clarity of the phone I have been extremely impressed with the Tom Tom, its not the cheapest but if you are looking for a quality sat nav with the features I have mention then I highly recommend it.
Summary: Product: * TomTom Go 530 Satellite Navigation System * Boxed Weight: 1400g (1.4Kg) * Item Weight: 222g Box Contents: * TomTom GO 530 satellite navigation system * Windscreen mount * Desk dock * Car charger * USB Cable * CD-ROM * Documentation - User Guide, guarantee, screen mount instructions.
Excerpt: "The only reason I bought this particular model was because a friend of mine had done ALOT of research when they bought one and when I borrowed it, I actually really liked it and ended up buying one myself... I've owned this model for over a year after having the first one replaced by Tom Tom due to a malfunction and it cost me £229.00 from Halfords online... It comes with a holder to attach it to your windscreen along with a charger for the car ...
Pros: good features, excellent support service from Tom Tom
Excerpt: "I was very dubious when buying this to begin with. I've always driven using road signs, maps and a good sence of direction. Apon buying the Tom Tom Go 530 in late 2008 and turning it on I very quickly changed my mind. The device is very simple to set-up. It only takes approx 5 minutes to set a home position, your own details and various other customisable options (such as backgrounds, colour screens, voices etc etc) The first proper use I had was ...
Pros: Extremely easy to use, visually looks nice, has GPS updates via PC etc .
Cons: Wish it came with a hard carry case for when not plugged in