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Magellan RoadMate 3000T Sun Herald Review

James Derk of the Sun Herald has written a short column about the Magellan RoadMate 3000T. His biggest praise is of the accuracy and acquisition time of the GPS chipset. Since the 3000t is powered by a SiRF Star III chipset this isn’t a surprise. He also praises the bright screen.

Magellan RoadMate 3000T

Rounding out Magellan’s announcements today is the Magellan RoadMate 3000T auto GPS navigation system. The RoadMate 3000T includes 3D maps on a touch screen display. It can be integrated with TrafficKit to receive live traffic updates and route around traffic jams. Maps of the USA and Canada are included as well as a POI database […]

Magellan offers Free Map Card for Roadmate 300 Owners

In a perfect world, the Magellan RoadMate 300 portable vehicle navigation system would come with free, preloaded map cards for turn-by-turn, voice- and text-guided street routing right out of the box. Now, for a limited time, customers will get that added Turn It On and Go convenience at no extra charge. Customers who purchase a […]

Magellan Offers Free TrafficKit

Magellan is currently offering a free TrafficKit for people who purchase a Magellan RoadMate 3000T before January 31, 2007. The trafficKit normally costs about $150 and comes with a three month subscription to the traffic service. Thinking of taking up this offer? Also watch where you buy your RoadMate from. You won’t qualify if you […]

Magellan RoadMate 360

pcmag has reviewed the Magellan RoadMate 360 GPS system. The RoadMate 360 offers preloaded maps, touch screen display, a large POI database, and a built in trip planner. The Magellan RoadMate 360 is a new, turn-by-turn navigation system that Thales Navigation recently added to the in-car RoadMate series. The RoadMate 360 weighs just 9 ounces […]

Magellan Roadmate 360

GPS Information has also posted an extensive review of the Magellan Roadmate 360 GPS receiver. The Roadmate 360 is also a mid level GPS navigation device. The Magellan RoadMate 360 brings full auto navigation to you at a reasonable price and is ready to use, right out of the box. With some complaints with the […]

Magellan RoadMate 760

Adam Engst of TidBITS has reviewed the Magellan RoadMate 760 GPS. Adam writes: Is the Magellan RoadMate 760 the ultimate voice-navigation GPS? No, although the addition of the SayWhere technology brings it closer to my ideal device. Pretty much everything I said about the RoadMate 700 before applies to the RoadMate 760, including my gripes […]

Magellan RoadMate 760 GPS Review

The Magellan RoadMate 760 has been reviewed by pc magazine. The 760 looks identical to the RoadMate 700 however the newer model has many advantages. They really liked the new Smart Detour feature and text-to-speech capabilities. They also remarked on the verbal announcement of full street names an categorized points of interest (POIs).

Sun Herald Review TomTom ONE

James Derk has written a short review of the TomTom ONE. Like many other GPS users in the USA, James had previously only used Magellan and Garmin GPS devices but decided to give the ONE a try and ended up buying it as his first GPS.

GPS Navigation Ready for Prime Time?

In the LA Times today there is an article titled “GPS Navigators have a long way to go”. The author cites that for the high cost of PNDs they currently do not work well enough unless you frequently travel to unfamiliar locations.




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