Garmin nuvi 1210T Reviews
Product Type: Garmin in GPS Navigation
Description:Model ID 010-00783-30 / Garmin nüvi 1210T - GPS receiver - hiking, automotive / The ultra-thin nüvi 1210T comes with preloaded maps for a specific region or country on the continent and includes free traffic and hands-free calling. Twenty-five percent slimmer than other nüvis ... more
Garmin nuvi 1210T ... nüvis, the 1200 series is ideal traveling companions. nüvi 1210T easily fits in your pocket or purse, and its rechargeable lithium-ion battery makes it convenient for navigation by car or foot.
nüvi 1210T's intuitive interface greets you with two simple questions: "Where To?" and "View Map." Touch the color screen to easily look up addresses and services and get voice-prompted, turn-by-turn directions that speak street names to your destination. With the 1210T's enhanced user interface, you can slide your finger to conveniently scroll between screens. You can also upload custom points of interest (POIs). And with HotFix satellite prediction, nüvi calculates your position faster to get you there quicker.
For hands-free calling, nüvi 1210T integrates Bluetooth wireless technology with a built-in microphone and speaker. Just pair it with your compatible Bluetooth phone and talk hands-free through the 1210T while staying focused on the road. Simply dial numbers with nüvi's touch screen keypad to make a call. To answer calls, just tap the screen and speak into its built-in microphone. Enjoy convenient one-touch dialing for contacts and points of interest.
Steer clear of traffic with nüvi 1210T's integrated FM traffic receiver and free lifetime traffic updates. Receive alerts about traffic delays and road construction that lie ahead on your route. Next, simply touch nüvi's screen to view traffic details or detour around the problem area.
Navigation is just the beginning. nüvi 1210T also saves you gas and money with ecoRoute - a green feature that calculates the most fuel-efficient route, tracks fuel usage and more. With its "Where Am I?" emergency locator, you always know your location. Simply tap the screen to get your exact latitude and longitude coordinates, the nearest address and intersection, and the closest hospitals, police stations and fuel stations.
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by cazkins - written on 15/09/08 (Very useful, 325 readings)
find my way to places I had already been several times. Sat Navs are now very popular and have come down in price, so I decided to invest in the G Garmin nuvi 200 (UK). I purchased this from Halfords when they had a sale on Sat Navs for £89.99, but they generally retail for £99.99. Although these devices have come down in price since first being marketed, they re still very pricey. I wouldn t have bought one if I felt safe with your bog standard map and road markings, but I wanted the security of knowing I had something to guide me; getting stressed and flustered when you re lost isn t much fun! The Nuvi 200 comes with pre-downloaded UK & Ireland maps, but other ...
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