Garmin nuvi 2460LMT vs 3550LM

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A Comparison on the difference features between Garmin nuvi 2460LMT and 3550LM

Garmin nuvi GPS
Garmin nuvi 2460LMTGarmin nuvi 3550LM
Modelsnuvi 2460LMT
Garmin nuvi 2460LMT
nuvi 3550LM
Garmin nuvi 3550LM
View the latest priceGarmin nüvi 2460LMT 5-Inch Widescreen Bluetooth Portable GPS Navigator with Lifetime Map & Traffic UpdatesGarmin nüvi 3550LM 5-Inch Portable GPS Navigator with Lifetime Map Updates
What's Difference
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 3.4"H x 0.5"D (13.8 x 8.7 x 1.3 cm)
Display resolution, WxH 480 x 272 pixels 800 x 480 pixels
Display type WQVGA color TFT with white backlightmulti-touch, glass, dual-orientation, WVGA color TFT with white backlight
Weight 6.8 ounces (192.0 g)7.2 ounces (203 g)
Battery life up to 3 hoursup to 4 hours
3-D terrain view noyes
3-D buildings and landmarks view noyes
Built-in memory internal solid stateyes
Voice prompts (e.g. "Turn right in 500 ft.") yes (internal speaker)yes (internal and mount speaker)
Voice-activated navigation (operate device with spoken commands) yesno
Traffic compatible (routes around traffic with a receiver and subscription) yes (receiver and lifetime traffic included)yes
Lifetime traffic updates (receive free lifetime traffic updates) yesno
Junction view (displays junction signs) yesyes (photoReal and Bird's Eye views)
ecoRoute™ (calculates a more fuel-efficient route) yespurchased separately
Bluetooth® wireless technology yesno
Exit services (tells you approaching services on highway) noyes
Alarm clock noyes
Garmin Lock™ (anti-theft feature) yesno
Audio book player noyes
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" diag (12.7 cm)
Battery rechargeable lithium-ionrechargeable lithium-ion
High-sensitivity receiver yesyes
Preloaded street mapsYes - Preloaded City Navigator® NT North America (U.S., Canada and Mexico)Yes - Preloaded City Navigator® NT North America (U.S., Canada and Mexico)
Includes lifetime map updates yesyes
nüMaps Guaranteeyes yes
Accepts data cards microSD™ card (not included)microSD™ card (not included)
Speaks street names (e.g. "Turn right ON ELM STREET in 500 ft.") yesyes
Lane assist (guides to proper lane for navigation) yesyes
myTrends™ (predicts your routes) 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
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
Garmin Locate™ (marks position when removed from windshield mount) yesyes
Enhanced pedestrian navigation (guides you as you walk around town) yesyes
Photo navigation (navigate to geotagged photos) yesyes
Custom POIs (ability to add additional points of interest) yesyes
World travel clock, currency & unit converter, calculator yesyes
Qwerty or ABC keyboard (choose keyboard layout) yesyes
Garmin Garage™ vehicles compatible (download car-shaped icons to your device) yesyes
Garmin Garage™ voices compatible (download custom voices to your device) yesyes
Picture viewer yesyes
What's Unavailable
Headphone jack/audio line-out nono
Waterproof nono
Garmin nüLink! services- (receive accurate real-time travel information) nono
XM® compatible for U.S nono
Multimode (switches modes to drive, hike, bike or boat) nono
MP3 player nono
Amazon Customer Reviews
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Demo Video
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Price Check
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