TomTom Start 55M vs Garmin nuvi 1450LMT

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A comparison chart between TomTom Start 55M and Garmin nuvi 1450LMT key features

Automotive GPS
TomTom Start 55MGarmin nuvi 1450LMT
Models Start 55M
TomTom Start 55M
nuvi 1450LMT
Garmin nuvi 1450LMT
Click on the link to view the latest price from Amazon.comTomTom START 55M 5-Inch GPS Navigator with Lifetime Maps and Roadside AssistanceGarmin nüvi 1450LMT 5-Inch Portable GPS Navigator with Lifetime Map & Traffic Updates
Key Features
Unit Dimension5.2" x 3.5" x 0.9" 5.4"W x 3.4"H x .6"D (13.7 x 8.6 x 1.6 cm)
Screen Size (Diagnol)5.0" (13 cm) 5-inch
Display resolution, WxH480 x 272 pixels 480 x 272 pixels
Unit Weight8.9 oz. 7.8 ounces (221.1 g)
Data Card SlotNomicroSD™ card (not included)
Preloaded MapsYes. US and Canada City Navigator® NT North America (US, Canada & Mexico)
Battery LifeUp to 3 hours up to 3 hours
Speaks street namesYesYes
Lane Guidance/AssistYesYes, with junction view
Voice CommandNoNo
Lifetime Map UpdatesYes1 Yes2
Lifetime TrafficNoYes4
Full Specs and Features
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Demo Video
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Price Check
View the latest priceClick on this link TomTom START 55M 5-Inch GPS Navigator with Lifetime Maps and Roadside AssistanceClick on this link Garmin nüvi 1450LMT 5-Inch Portable GPS Navigator with Lifetime Map & Traffic Updates

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)

4Free Lifetime Traffic Updates may not be transferred to another person or another Garmin product. Lifetime traffic extends for the useful life of your Garmin traffic receiver (as long as you own a compatible Garmin GPS) or as long as Garmin receives traffic data from its traffic supplier, whichever is shorter. Traffic content not available for all areas.(*description from Garmin). See for traffic coverage area

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Info on 1 2 and 4 are taken from TomTom and Garmin official web sites.

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