Garmin nuvi 2555LMT vs 2597LMT

A Comparison on the difference features between Garmin nuvi 2555LMT and 2597LMT 

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Modelsnuvi 2555LMT
Garmin nuvi 2555LMT

Garmin nuvi 2597LMT


Garmin nuvi 2597LMT
View the latest price from AmazonGarmin nuvi 2555LMT 5-Inch Portable GPS Navigator with Lifetime Maps and TrafficGarmin nüvi 2597LMT 5-Inch Bluetooth Portable Vehicle GPS with Lifetime Maps and Traffic
What's Difference
nuvi seriesnuvi 2555LMT is a model in Garmin’s 2012 Advanced series. (This series was announced by Garmin on August 24th 2011)nuvi 2597LMT is models in Garmin’s 2013 Advanced series. (This series was announced by Garmin on January 7th 2013)
Unit dimensions, WxHxD:5.4"W x 3.3"H x .6"D (13.7 x 8.3 x 1.5 cm)5.4"W x 3.3"H x 0.76"D (13.7 x 8.3 x 1.9 cm)
Weight:6.8 ounces (192.0 g)6.6 ounces (188.0 g)
Speaks street names (e.g. "Turn right ON ELM STREET in 500 ft."):yesyes (with Garmin Real Directions™)
Voice-activated navigation (operate device with spoken commands):noyes
Junction view (displays junction signs):yes (photoReal junction view)yes(photoReal and Bird’s Eye junction views)
myTrends™ (predicts your routes):noyes
Bluetooth® wireless technology:noyes
Enhanced pedestrian navigation (guides you as you walk around town):yesno
Photo navigation (navigate to geotagged photos):yesno
Audio book player:yesno
Additional:Receive live services via your compatible Android smartphone with Smartphone Link. Software update may be required.
What's Common
Display size, WxH:4.4"W x 2.5"H (11.1 x 6.3 cm); 5.0" diag (12.7 cm)4.4"W x 2.5"H (11.1 x 6.3 cm); 5.0" diag (12.7 cm)
Display resolution, WxH:480 x 272 pixels480 x 272 pixels
Display type:manual dual-orientation, WQVGA color TFT with white backlightmanual dual-orientation, WQVGA color TFT with white backlight
Battery:rechargeable lithium-ionrechargeable lithium-ion
Battery life:up to 2.5 hoursup to 2.5 hours
High-sensitivity receiver:yesyes
Preloaded street maps:Yes. Preloaded City Navigator NT North America Yes. Preloaded City Navigator NT North America
Includes lifetime map updates:yesyes
nüMaps Guarantee:yesyes
Built-in memory:internal solid stateinternal solid state
Accepts data cards:microSD™ card (not included)microSD™ card (not included)
Waypoints/favorites/locations:10001000
Routes:100100
Voice prompts (e.g. "Turn right in 500 ft."):yes (internal speaker)yes (internal speaker)
Traffic compatible (routes around traffic with a receiver and subscription):yes (receiver and lifetime traffic included)yes (receiver and lifetime traffic included)
Lifetime traffic updates (receive free lifetime traffic updates):yes (3D Traffic)yes (Garmin Traffic, Formerly 3D traffic)
Lane assist (guides to proper lane for navigation):yesyes
trafficTrends™ (calculates routes based on predicted traffic flow):yesyes
Auto sort multiple destinations (provides most direct route):yesyes
Choice of route setup (faster time, shorter distance, off road):yesyes
Route avoidance (avoid highways, tolls etc.):yesyes
ecoRoute™ (calculates a more fuel-efficient route):purchased separatelypurchased separately
Speed limit indicator (displays speed limit for most major roads in the U.S. and Europe):yesyes
Where Am I? (find closest hospitals, police & gas stations, nearest address & intersection):yesyes
Custom POIs (ability to add additional points of interest):yesyes
Exit services (tells you approaching services on highway):yesyes
Garmin Garage™ vehicles compatible (download car-shaped icons to your device):yesyes
Garmin Garage™ voices compatible (download custom voices to your device):yesyes
Additional:Trip Planner: yes
Trip Log: yes
Trip Planner: yes
Trip Log: yes
What's Unavailable
Headphone jack/audio line-out:nono
Waterproof:nono
3-D terrain view:nono
3-D buildings and landmarks view:nono
Garmin nüLink! services: (receive accurate real-time travel information):nono
XM® compatible for U.S:nono
Garmin Lock™ (anti-theft feature):nono
Multimode (switches modes to drive, hike, bike or boat):nono
MP3 player:nono
Official Specs and Features
Learn more from the manufacturer site.Read more about Garmin nuvi 2555LMT at garmin.comRead more about Garmin nuvi 2597LMT at garmin.com
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