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Video7 NAV740
4.7 out of 10

Video7 NAV740

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Reviews and Problems with Video7 NAV740

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Overall 2
2.0

Don't buy This Thing

Phil, Amazon
17 October 2012
  • Summary: This product was released just before one of the Bush administration's rebate incentives. Shortly thereafter, the company that created it exited the portable GPS business making it all but impossible to update the device.
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Overall 2
2.0

Keep it warm

John Mills, Amazon
20 May 2011
  • Summary: Lots of features in this GPS however two different units were tested and found to de-tune below room temperature and refuse to lock on any satellites. If you can keep it above 75°F, it seems to be a good unit.
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Overall 2
2.0

Dont buy this one!

Richard Brown, Amazon
5 May 2010
  • Summary: I had this unit for one year. The battery wouldnt stay up unless you had it pluged in all the time. When I bought it it had two year old maps on it and no way to up date it. I got in touch with v7 and was told that nothing could be done about it.
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Overall 2
2.0

cearful

UPSET "SAD", Amazon
1 February 2010
  • Summary: my gps stopped working 1 week after i got it and i am getting no help from the people that made it so im sat here with a crap gps that i cant get fixed THANKS AMAZON.COM FOR NOT TELLING ME THE GPS IS OUT DATED AND THE COMPANY NO LONGER MAKES THESE GPS OR UPGRADES THEM.
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Overall 2
2.0

Maps not updated since 2007, probably won't EVER be.

Jonas Bendsen "i'm trying to help you", Amazon
12 November 2009
  • Summary: DON'T BUY THIS UNLESS YOU'RE TRAVELING BACK IN TIME. Yes, the price is right, but like most things there's a reason. V7's website has said "check back in a few weeks" for a LONG time. I assume they've gone (long) out of business. The maps on this device are so outdated that they're worthless.
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Overall 2
2.0

Poor Battery Life

JWR "jwxr7", Amazon
22 October 2009
  • Summary: Originally thought not a bad unit for the price. After 18 months, battery would no longer hold a charge. Since there is a two year warranty, I contacted NAV and sent the unit back. The returned it to me and the battery still seems to die very quickly and not hold a charge very long.
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Overall 2
2.0

Too difficult!

schoolmarm, Amazon
3 August 2009
  • Summary: I purchased this GPS system so that I could drive without trying to read computer generated map directions. I'm not stupid by any means--very technology savvy...however, after hours and hours of trying to get this system to give me directions to even just 1 location...I'm giving up!
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Overall 2
2.0

Nice features but extremely poor battery life

Will Hill, Amazon
28 March 2009
  • Summary: Pros: I was excited when I recieved this item and you can read for youreslf all the features. Cons: THE BATTERY LIFE IS APRX 20 - 35 MIN AT THE MOST CONSERVATIVE SETTINGS. THIS DEFEATS ALL THE FEATURES BECAUSE THEY ARE OF NO USE ON BATTERY POWER....BUYER BE AWARE!
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Overall 2
2.0

Not Worth the Price

Kindle Customer, Amazon
22 March 2009
  • Summary: Battery lased a scant 15 to 20 minutes. Unit sounds like a loud railroad crossing just prior to shutting down due to lack of power. I tried to charge the unit three times and got the same result each time.
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Overall 2
2.0

Battery

marv, Amazon
5 March 2009
  • Summary: Almost everything on this gps was great except the battery would not have only a 20 min life and die.Good color and sound and navagation was good almost everything was out dated.
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