Garmin nuvi 50 vs 50LM

A Comparison on the difference features between Garmin nuvi 50 and 50LM

Note: Garmin nuvi 50 and 50LM is an older models compared to the newer model below.

Models
nuvi 52


Garmin nuvi 52

nuvi 52LM


Garmin nuvi 52LM
View the latest price from AmazonGarmin nüvi 52 5-Inch Portable Vehicle GPS with Lifetime Maps (US)Garmin nüvi 52LM 5-Inch Portable Vehicle GPS with Lifetime Maps (US)
nuvi seriesNuvi 52 is a model in Garmin’s 2013 Essential series. (This series was announced by Garmin on January 7th 2013)nuvi 52LM is a model in Garmin’s 2013 Essential series. (This series was announced by Garmin on January 7th 2013)

Garmin nuvi 50 vs 50LM

Garmin nuvi GPS
Garmin nuvi 50Garmin nuvi 50LM
Modelsnuvi 50
Garmin nuvi 50
nuvi 50LM
Garmin nuvi 50LM
View the latest priceGarmin nüvi 50 5-inch Portable GPS Navigator(US)Garmin nüvi 50LM 5-inch Portable GPS Navigator(US)
There is a newer model of this item:newer model:
Garmin nüvi 52 5-Inch Portable Vehicle GPS (US)
newer model:
Garmin nüvi 52LM 5-Inch Portable Vehicle GPS with Lifetime Maps (US)
What's Difference
Includes lifetime map updates no yes
What's Common
Unit dimensions, WxHxD 5.5"W x 3.4"H x .7"D (14.0 x 8.6 x 1.8 cm) 5.5"W x 3.4"H x .7"D (14.0 x 8.6 x 1.8 cm)
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 pixels 480 x 272 pixels
Display type WQVGA color TFT with white backlight WQVGA color TFT with white backlight
Weight 6.3 ounces (177.2 g) 6.3 ounces (177.2 g)
Battery rechargeable lithium-ion rechargeable lithium-ion
Battery life up to 2 hours up to 2 hours
High-sensitivity receiver yes yes
Preloaded street maps yes: City Navigator® NT data for lower 49 states, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands and Bahamas yes: City Navigator® NT data for lower 49 states, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands and Bahamas
nüMaps Guaranteeyesyes
Built-in memory internal solid state internal solid state
Accepts data cards microSD™ card (not included) microSD™ card (not included)
Waypoints/favorites/locations10001000
Routes00
Voice prompts (e.g. "Turn right in 500 ft.") yes (internal speaker) yes (internal speaker)
Speaks street names (e.g. "Turn right ON ELM STREET in 500 ft.") yes yes
Lane assist (guides to proper lane for navigation) yes yes
Junction view (displays junction signs) yes yes
Choice of route setup (faster time, shorter distance, off road) yes yes
Route avoidance (avoid highways, tolls etc.) yes yes
Speed limit indicator (displays speed limit for most major roads in the U.S. and Europe) yes yes
Where Am I? (find closest hospitals, police & gas stations, nearest address & intersection) yes yes
Photo navigation (navigate to geotagged photos) yes yes
Custom POIs (ability to add additional points of interest) yes yes
Qwerty or ABC keyboard (choose keyboard layout) yes yes
Garmin Garage™ vehicles compatible (download car-shaped icons to your device) yes yes
Garmin Garage™ voices compatible (download custom voices to your device) yes yes
What's Unavailable
Headphone jack/audio line-out no no
Waterproof no no
3-D terrain view no no
3-D buildings and landmarks view no no
Voice-activated navigation (operate device with spoken commands) no no
Traffic compatible (routes around traffic with a receiver and subscription) no no
Lifetime traffic updates (receive free lifetime traffic updates) no no
myTrends™ (predicts your routes) no no
trafficTrends™ (calculates routes based on predicted traffic flow) no no
Auto sort multiple destinations (provides most direct route) no no
ecoRoute™ (calculates a more fuel-efficient route) no no
Garmin nüLink! Services : (receive accurate real-time travel information) no no
XM® compatible for U.S no no
Bluetooth® wireless technology no no
Garmin Locate™ (marks position when removed from windshield mount) no no
Enhanced pedestrian navigation (guides you as you walk around town) no no
Exit services (tells you approaching services on highway) no no
World travel clock, currency & unit converter, calculator no no
Alarm clock no no
Garmin Lock™ (anti-theft feature) no no
Multimode (switches modes to drive, hike, bike or boat) no no
Picture viewer no no
MP3 player no no
Audio book player no no
Amazon Customer Reviews
inclusive of the most helpful favorable review and the most helpful critical review.Click here to read the reviews on nuvi 50Click here to read the reviews on nuvi 50LM
Demo Video
Relevant video found at YouTube.comN/AN/A
Price Check
View the latest priceClick on this link Garmin nüvi 50 5-inch Portable GPS Navigator(US)Click on this link Garmin nüvi 50LM 5-inch Portable GPS Navigator(US)
There is a newer model of this item:newer model:
Garmin nüvi 52 5-Inch Portable Vehicle GPS (US)
newer model:
Garmin nüvi 52LM 5-Inch Portable Vehicle GPS with Lifetime Maps (US)

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