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Magellan RoadMate 9055 and 9055-LM GPS Navigator Review

The Magellan RoadMate 9055 and 9055-LM have an exceptionally large 7 inch display is 50% larger than the average 4.3 inch display and is ideal for large passenger cabins such as an RV or SUV. It’s a similar screen size to in-dash units and is able to display more information helping reduce the drivers eyes time away from the road. This RoadMate has an excellent range of premium features including; […]

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Magellan RoadMate 5145T-LM Review

Magellan’s RoadMate 5145T-LM has a 5 inch color touch screen display which is the largest in the Magellan range of automotive turn-by-turn GPS satellite navigators. The RoadMate has wide range of features including spoken street names, maps covering US, Canada and Puerto Rico, highway lane assist, 6 million POI, AAA Tourbook, Find-your-car and multi-destination routing. As well as getting a much larger than average display, the display has good color […]

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Magellan 9020T-LM GPS Satellite Navigator Review

The Magellan RoadMate 9020T-LM shares the largest screen size of Magellan automotive GPS navigation devices. This model comes with both lifetime traffic and map updates ensuring route calculations will be based on the latest maps and traffic reports are available for planning detours when necessary. Noteworthy features are; spoken street names, multi-destination routing, highway lane assist, built-in AAA TourBook and a database of 6 million of Points of Interest (POI) […]

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Magellan RoadMate 5175T-LM Brings WiFi And Web Browser To A GPS Navigation Device

Magellan’s RoadMate 5175T-LM represents a first bringing WiFi and a Web browser to a GPS navigation device. It is a step in the right direction for GPS navigator manufacturers to meet competition from smart phones and media tablets loaded with turn-by-turn navigation applications loaded. The inclusion of Lifetime Traffic and Map updates help build a solid case for the cost effectiveness of a dedicated GPS device. Magellan RoadMate 5175T-LM GPS […]

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Magellan Offers AAA Tourbook, Roadside Assistance Access and AAA Member Discounts

Magellan’s partnership with AAA (American Automobile Association) allows Magellan to offer AAA Tourbook information and Roadside Assistance access to customers purchasing GPS navigation devices with the AAA Tourbook included. The AAA database provides listings of AAA Diamond-Rated Restaurants and Accommodation which are of assistance with road trip planning. The information provided in entries is well beyond what is generally provided for POI (Points of Interest) in other GPS navigation devices. […]

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