Summary: THIS IS ONE TUFF PRODUCT ,MINE IS 6 YEARS OLD AND IT HAS BEEN IN SNOW,RAIN,SCORCHING SUN,EVEN SURVIVED FALLING OF MY BIKE.IF YOU ARE TRULLY LOOKING FOR A TUFF GPS THIS IS THE ONE ,I WOULD BUY ANOTHER ONE BUT I CAN'T KILL THIS ONE,GO TO AMAZON .COM AND CHECK IT OUT !
Summary: Awesome GPS. I've put over 15k on my bike since I install the TomTom Rider 2, went trough severe rain storms, rugged roads, very cold and super hot days ... and my GPS kept me from getting lost at all times. Very user friendly, cool looking and priced right. I'm very happy with it.
Summary: I have a older car gps and love the new features of the rider 2. Motorcycle mounts were easy and it is very secure. A friend of mine has a Garmin and the only major difference is the Garmin has the ability to play mp3 files and connect to XM Radio. I read a lot of reviews and came to the conclusion the Tom Tom is the way to go because it is half the price and is a quality gps!! I have had the GPS for about 4 years now and it is still working good.
Summary: This is a good GPS for it's year. They have come out with one that is better and has more features as usually happens with electronics. Had to make a bracket to fit my bike,a HD. Sometimes it gets confused and will send me in the wrong direction, but i've heard of other GPS's doing the same thing...I like that I can put this on my bike or in the car.
Summary: I received this unit for Christmas primarily for my bike, but once I purchase the car mount adapter it will be used in the car as well. This is an excellent unit, to say the least. One reviewer mentioned that it's too difficult to turn the unit on- I say "hogwash". The pushbutton is stiff, yes, but that's done to keep the unit from turning on accidentally while in your jacket pocket or carry bag (and with a touch screen, you can well imagine how much mischief one could...