A comparison chart between TomTom VIA 1605TM and Garmin nuvi 50LM key features
|TomTom VIA 1605TM||Garmin nuvi 50LM|
TomTom VIA 1605TM
Garmin nuvi 50LM
|Click on the link to view the latest price from Amazon.com||TomTom VIA 1605TM 6-Inch GPS Navigator with Lifetime Traffic & Maps||Garmin nüvi 50LM 5-inch Portable GPS Navigator(US)|
|Unit Dimension||6.2" (W) x 4.2" (H) x 1.4" (D)||5.5"W x 3.4"H x .7"D (14.0 x 8.6 x 1.8 cm)|
|Screen Size (Diagnol)||6.0-inch (15.4 cm)||5-inch|
|Display resolution, WxH||WVGA (800 x 480 pixels)||480 x 272 pixels|
|Unit Weight||9.5 oz||6.3 ounces (177.2 g)|
|Data Card Slot||Yes. Micro SD||Yes. microSD card (not included)|
|Preloaded Maps||Yes. US,Canada & Mexico||Yes. Available in 2 versions US only(49 states) or US & Canada|
|Battery Life||Up to 2 hours autonomous operation||up to 2 hours|
|Speaks street names||Yes||Yes|
|Lane Guidance/Assist||Yes, with Advanced Lane Guidance||Yes, with junction view|
|Lifetime Map Updates||Yes1||Yes2|
|Full Specs and Features|
|Learn more from the manufacturer site.||Click here to read at TomTom.com||Click here to read at garmin.com|
|Amazon Customer Reviews|
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|Click here to read the reviews on TomTom VIA 1605TM||Click here to read the reviews on nuvi 50LM|
|Relevant video found at YouTube.com||N/A||Click here to watch Garmin 50LM vs 40LM Screen Size demo video from YouTube.com|
|View the latest price||Click on this link TomTom VIA 1605TM 6-Inch GPS Navigator with Lifetime Traffic & Maps||Click on this link Garmin nüvi 50LM 5-inch Portable GPS Navigator(US). Another version is Garmin nüvi 50LM 5-inch Portable GPS Navigator (US and Canada)|
1You receive up to four non-transferable map data updates per year until the product’s useful life expires or TomTom no longer receives map updates from its suppliers, whichever is shorter. (*description from TomTom)
2Free Lifetime Map Updates entitle you to receive up to 4 map data updates per year, when and as such updates are made available on the Garmin website, for this specific Garmin product only until this product’s useful life expires or Garmin no longer receives map data from its third party supplier, whichever is shorter.(*description from Garmin)
3Traffic Updates automatically sends real-time updates to your TomTom, so you can steer clear of traffic delays and take the fastest route possible to your destination. Lifetime Traffic updates are available in the US and Canada only.
*Info on 1 2 and 3 are taken from TomTom and Garmin official web sites.
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