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Garmin Approach G5 Handheld GPS Device

by Johan on January 10, 2012

Garmin Approach G5 Handheld GPS Device

The new Garmin Approach G5 handheld GPS device is designed for golfers. This personal GPS navigator comes preloaded with information for over 25,000 golf courses worldwide. The Garmin Approach G5 features a 2.6-inch sunlight readable touchscreen display for easy zooming and navigation and an internal rechargeable battery that lasts up to 15-hour. The Garmin Approach G6 is expected to be available in February 2012 for $299.99 each. [Garmin]

Magellan RoadMate 5190T GPS Navigation System

by Johan on January 6, 2012

Magellan RoadMate 5190T GPS Navigation System

The Magellan RoadMate 5190T is a new GPS navigation system that is designed for commercial truck, bus and taxi operators. The gadget features a large 5-inch color transmissive display, making it easy to read maps under dark or bright conditions. The Magellan RoadMate 5190T also supports Highway Lane Assist, Magellan’s exclusive OneTouch user interface, and Bluetooth connectivity. If you are interested, you can buy the Magellan RoadMate 5190T GPS navigation system for only $379.99 a pop. [Ubergizmo]

Parrot ASTEROID Now Available Stateside

by Johan on November 16, 2011

Parrot ASTEROID Now Available Stateside

Parrot has finally released the ASTEROID Android-powered radio in the US market. As a reminder, the ASTEROID is known as the first car receiver working on the Android operating system. Once connected to a GPS dongle (provided with the product) and a 3G key (not provided), it enables access to innovative web services. The Parrot ASTEROID retails for an MSRP of $349. [Brando]

Garmin nuvi 1490LMT With Lifetime Maps And Updates

Amazon has started selling the Garmin nuvi 1490LMT. Priced at only $159.99 each, the GPS navigation system features free Lifetime Map and Traffic updates. The Garmin nuvi 1490LMT features a 5-inch backlit TFT color touchscreen display with 480 x 272 WQVGA pixel resolution, voice-prompted turn-by-turn directions, lane assist with junction view, fuel-saving ecoRoute and an integrated Bluetooth wireless technology. What’s more, the gadget comes preloaded with City Navigator NT data for North America (U.S. and Canada) and Puerto Rico, with nearly six million points of interest. [Product Page]

Pioneer PotterNavi GPS System For Bicycles

by Johan on October 25, 2011

Pioneer PotterNavi GPS System For Bicycles

Pioneer has unveiled the new PotterNavi GPS system in Japan. Designed only for bicycles, the gadget comes equipped with a dedicated bicycles cradle and features an IPX5 waterproof body, a 2.4-inch VGA display, a GPS module and a 3G module that offers map on demands depending of your location. These is also an ANT+ sensor that provides more accurate information for you. The Pioneer PotterNavi GPS system will be launched in February 2012 for 40,000 Yen($526). Read more