Top 10 Best GPS Units in 2023 Reviews

It is difficult to imagine how things were before we had GPS. Many do not realize it but a GPS is almost essential even when trying to find a certain place in your own city. Traveling proves even better how essential GPS units are for both driving and visiting a city on foot. We have smartphones and Google maps that can be true life savers but they are not that accurate or convenient when driving. For drivers, getting a stand alone GPS unit is a much better option.

One of the main advantages of an individual GPS is the battery life and larger screen size. Also they tend to connect faster to the GPS satellite and they do not lose the connection all that easy. Most individual GPS units come with lifetime updates for maps which is a welcomed bonus. Their pricing is quite reasonable and the reliability is superior when compared with smartphone GPS applications.

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Best GPS Units Comparison 2023

For our list we selected 10 different GPS units. The market is dominated by several major brands which make it seem like there is not much of a choice in terms of diversity. However we were able to find some decent models that are worth looking at. With no further ado here are the top 10 best GPS units in 2023 reviews.

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1Magellan RM5520GLUC Roadmate 5520-lm 5" GPS Device with Free Lifetime MapsMagellan RM5520GLUC Roadmate 5520-lm 5' GPS Device with Free Lifetime MapsVIEW PRODUCT
2ZXLine 7-Inch 4GB Car GPS Navigator, Wireless Bluetooth AV-IN Rear View Camera and MapZXLine 7-Inch 4GB Car GPS Navigator, Wireless Bluetooth AV-IN Rear View Camera and MapVIEW PRODUCT
3Magellan RoadMate 9400-LM 7-Inch GPS NavigatorMagellan RoadMate 9400-LM 7-Inch GPS NavigatorVIEW PRODUCT
4For EASYOWN GPS G7050/CS7001 BracketFor EASYOWN GPS G7050/CS7001 BracketVIEW PRODUCT
5Car GPS Navigation, 7-inch 8GB HD Touch Screen GPS Navigation System pre-Installed North America map, Lifetime map Free Update, Voice Turn Direction, Driving AlarmCar GPS Navigation, 7-inch 8GB HD Touch Screen GPS Navigation System pre-Installed North America map, Lifetime map Free Update, Voice Turn Direction, Driving AlarmVIEW PRODUCT
SaleBestseller No. 1
Garmin DriveSmart 65, Built-In Voice-Controlled GPS Navigator with 6.95” High-Res Display , Black
  • Easy to use 6.95” GPS navigator.Display resolution 1024 x 600 pixels.Control Method:Voice.Special Feature:Voice Assistant; Live Traffic And Weather; Traffic Cams And Parking; Hands-Free Calling; Smart Notifications; Tripadvisor,National Parks Directory; Garmin Real Directions; Driver Alerts; Find Places By Name; Check Up Ahead; Map Coverage.
  • Simple menus and bright, easy to see maps
  • Garmin Traffic suggests alternate routes. Backup camera compatible-yes (BC 30 or BC 40)
  • Voice activated and ability to pair with a compatible smartphone for hands free calling
  • HISTORY network of notable historic sites and U.S national parks directory
SaleBestseller No. 2
GPS Navigation for Car , Latest 2023 Map,7 inch Touch Screen Real Voice Spoken Turn-by-Turn Direction Reminding Navigation System for Cars, Vehicle GPS Satellite Navigator with(FREE Lifetime Updates)
  • [Lifetime Map Updated for Free] Pre-installed with the most up-to-date 2021 maps, including: United States, Canada, Mexico. And you can contact us to download the map of Europe.(Such as,Britain, Germany, Spain, Italy, France, etc. ) Life time free maps update, please feel free to contact us to update.
  • [Practical GPS Navigation] Providing Intelligent Current Speed Camera Alerts, Sound Warning, Route Planning, Street Names Broadcast, Current Speed and Active Lane Assistant, Display Remaining Distance, telling Estimated Arrival Time.
  • 【Car GPS Function】①Support Postcode, Address, Coordinates, Favorite and POI Search. ②4 Routes Options: Fast/Green/Short/Easy. ③Support GPS time or Map time setting. ④Support FM broadcast, but FM not mean FM radio, just for transferring the gps sound to your car.⑤Providing Intelligent Current Speed Camera Alerts, Sound Warning, Route Planning, Street Names Broadcast, Current Speed and Active Lane Assistant, Display Remaining Distance, telling Estimated Arrival Time ( real voice announcement)
  • [Custom settings] You can customize a better route according to your vehicle’s weight, length, height and width, thus avoiding the roads which have width restrictions or height restriction or weight restriction, etc. Supports 7 vehicle type: Car, Truck, Bus, Taxi, Emergency, Bicycle, Pedestrian.
  • [What You Get] ①GPS Navigation with CE & RoHs Certificate ②Car Charger ③USB Cable ④Suction Cup Mount ⑤Back Bracket ⑥User Manual. (Common questions and operates are in user manual, please read it carefully before or while you use your navigation. If you need further help, please feel free to contact us. )
Bestseller No. 3
Car GPS Navigation GPS Navigation for Truck & RV & Car, Driver Alerts, Turn-by-Turn Directions, 2023 Map with Free Lifetime UpdateMap Update
  • 【Lifetime Map Update】We have pre-loaded the latest North American map, if you want to update the map, please contact us, we will provide the address for you to download. If you want maps for other countries, we'll send you the map files and tell you how to upload them
  • 【Multi-Language】The GPS navigation supports voice broadcast speed and can calculate a best route after setting the destination, providing intelligent route planning and sound warning, telling speed limit and estimated arrival time, map Voice Language allows for Spain, Finnish, Polish, Russian, Hungarian, Romanian, Englisth, French, Dutch, Italian, Portuguese
  • 【Large Capacity】Our sat nav comes with High performance CPU, built-in 8GB ROM 256MB RAM, support up to 32G extended memory, plenty of room for you to storage the maps and materials, and also comes with a car charger, back bracket mount, (no SD/TF card included)
  • 【7 Inch Touch Screen】7" TFT LCD touch screen is clear and sensitive, 800 x 480 resolution. It made by the tempered glass and high-quality sensors and has a full viewing angle and high brightness (500cd) that wen can see the map clearly even under the Sun
  • 【Safe Purchase】 Offer 100% satisfaction - 30 days money back guarantee and 12 months warranty. If you have any questions about the product or installing, please contact us via Amazon message, we will reply you in 24 hours
Bestseller No. 4
OHREX GPS Navigation for Truck Car with Bluetooth,7 inch GPS for Truck Drivers Commercial,Trucker GPS Navigation Systems, Free Lifetime Map Updates
  • 【Free Lifetime Map Updates】Pre-installed with the 2022 latest North America Map, include USA Canada Mexico Maps, which has 2D / 3D map display. If you need to update the latest Map, please contact us to download. (Downloadable but not pre-installed maps: Europe, UK, Ireland, Australia and etc),You can regularly download latest data for maps, speed, and points of interest.
  • 【Advanced GPS navigator】OHREX GPS navigator Support Multiple Vehicle Modes, including Car, Truck(include Truck Commercial/semi Truck), Ambulance, Bus and Taxi. Customized truck routing for the size and weight of your truck, Plus alerts for upcoming bridge heights, weight limits. Spoken Turn-by-Turn Directions, intelligent voice Alerts for dangerous curves, speed changes, speed cameras, railroad crossings, animal crossings, traffic lights.
  • 【Bluetooth Hands-free Calls】 OHREX navigation system(Bluetooth edition) with Bluetooth Hands-free Calls for truck driver and all driver, allows you talk clearly and drive safely at the same time while keeping your hands on the wheel. It makes your driving safer, reduce fatigue driving, away from the ticket, Just Enjoy Your Driving.
  • 【PROFESSIONAL SOLUTION】OHREX established professional technician team in the United States , supply regular maps upgrades , and provide answers to any questions asked. *Note: after receiving GPS navigation, please use the car charger to fully charge then use. If the satellite signal can not be searched, it may be because of the reason at home, please search the signal in outdoors again.
Bestseller No. 5
XGODY GPS Navigation for Car Truck GPS Navigation System 2022 Map 7 Inch Touchscreen Car GPS Navigator 8GB 256M with Voice Guidance and Speed Camera Warning Auto GPS with Lifetime Free Map Update
  • 🚙【Lifetime Map Updated for Free】 XGODY 7 inches GPS navigation has pre-installed with the 2022 latest North America Map, including USA Canada Mexico Maps, which has 2D / 3D map display. If you need to update the latest Map, please contact us to download it. (Downloadable but not pre-installed maps: Europe, UK, Ireland, Australia, and so on)
  • 🚙【7 Inch Touchscreen Car GPS Navigator】7-inch, high-resolution touchscreen with a high resolution of 800 x 480 pixels, 8 GB MEMORY 256 MB RAM. The truck GPS navigation system has plenty of room for you to storage the maps and materials, and also comes with Car Charger, USB Cable, Back Bracket, Suction Cup Mount, Sunshade. Even It is Also Clearly Visible in the Sun, High Definition, Making Driving Safer.
  • 🚙【Professional Truck Navigation Avoid Danger】Customized truck routing for the size and weight of your truck, avoiding the roads which have width restrictions or height restriction or weight restriction. you can set in the "navigation——×(small icon of tool)——Route Settings——Vehicle——Truck(Set the length, width, height, and load of the truck)."
  • 🚙【Voice Broadcasting】Car Truck GPS Navigation System has a Voice Steering System (multilingual Version). Receiving Upcoming Sharp Turn Alerts, Speed Limit Reminders and Height Limit Reminders, Red Light, and High-Speed Camera Voice Notification. If the Route is Wrong, the On-board Gps Navigation System Will Automatically Generate a New Route, Making It Faster, Safer, and More Accurate to Reach the Destination.
  • 🚙【Worry-Free After Sale】:🚙 Note: 7-inch GPS navigation device maintenance: after receiving it, please use the car charger to fully charge then use. XGODY Car GPS Navigation supplies regular maps upgrades and any question inquiry. Our company established a professional technician team to solve various problems for our customers. If You Have Any Questions About This Product, Please Contact Us Via Amazon. We will reply to You within 24 Hours.
Bestseller No. 6
CUSP 12.1 inch Android 9 Car Stereo Radio GPS for Ford Mustang 2010-2014 Navigation Multimedia Player PX6 4G+64G in-Dash Head Unit Car Play DSP Auto Audio Video Voice Plug in and Play Easy to Install
  • 【Super Hardware and Software】Android 9 Car Radio. Six Core Rockchip PX6 CPU + 4GB RAM + 64GB ROM, High Performance, Low Power Consumption, More Faster and Stable,12.1 Inch IPS HD 2K Screen, Capacitive Touch Screen,1024*768 High Resolution, Support 4K Video,will Provide You the Excellent Experience in the Car.
  • 【Built-in GPS Navigation and Map, Bluetooth, Voice Control Hand Free】 Support both online and off-line navigation map, for example Google map,Igo map,waze map,Support Voice Guide, 2D/3D map,GPS dual zone function,you can enjoy radio,music when navigating. Split Screen, video on the map, enjoy your trip.
  • 【Plug in and Play, Support Steering Wheel Control】With OEM Harness, Plug in and Play, Easy to Install. 【Support Audio and Video input and output and after market Amplifier】with RCA, Support Audio and Vedio input and output, with Subwoofer connector, Support after market Amplifier.
  • 【Car Play & Android Auto, Download App Freely】Wire and Wireless Car Play, Wired Android Auto, Pre-install Google and YouTube, and Play Store, download any APP as you like.
  • 【Warranty& Technical Support】 Manufacturer`s limited 1-Year Warranty for Defective items and Lifetime Professional Technical (Installment) Support and Continued Software Update freely. (You can tell us when you will install). Accessories come with 3-month Warranty. Fast reply Email less than 24 hours.
SaleBestseller No. 7
GPS Navigation for Car Truck Drivers XGODY 7-inch Navigation Systems for Car with Voice Guidance and Speed Camera Warning 2022 Americas Maps Free Lifetime Map Update
  • 🚙【Accurate GPS Navigation Signal】 The Truck GPS System is based on offline navigation, which must work based on the active GPS signal. The built-in GPS chip works without a network, so you don't have to rely on your phones and cellular connectivity and the phone is free to use.🚗Note: If the satellite signal can not be searched, it may be because of the reason at home, please search the GPS Navigation signal outdoors again.
  • 🚛【Lifetime Map Updated for Free】 XGODY 7-inch Navigation Systems has pre-installed with the 2022 latest North America Map, including USA Canada Mexico Maps, which has 2D / 3D map display. If you need to update the latest Map, please contact us to download it. (Downloadable but not pre-installed maps: Europe, UK, Ireland, Australia, and so on)
  • 🚌【7inch GPS Navigator for Car Truck】7-inch, high-resolution touchscreen with a high resolution of 800 x 480 pixels, 8 GB MEMORY 256 MB RAM. The truck GPS navigation system has plenty of room for you to storage the maps and materials, and also comes with Car Charger, USB Cable, Back Bracket, Suction Cup Mount, Sunshade. Even It is Also Clearly Visible in the Sun, High Definition, Making Driving Safer.
  • 🚕【GPS Navigation Helps You Avoid Danger】Car GPS Navigation System has a Voice Steering System (multilingual Version). Receiving Upcoming Sharp Turn Alerts, Speed Limit Reminders and Height Limit Reminders, Red Light, and High-Speed Camera Voice Notification. And Customized truck routing for the size and weight of your truck, avoiding the roads which have width restrictions or height restriction or weight restriction.
  • 🚙【After-sales Service】:🚗 Note: Trucker GPS Navigation maintenance: after receiving it, please use the car charger to fully charge then use. XGODY 7 inch GPS Navigator supplies regular maps upgrades and any question inquiry. Our company established a professional technician team to solve various problems for our customers. If You Have Any Questions About This Product, Please Contact Us Via Amazon. We will reply to You within 24 Hours.
SaleBestseller No. 8
Garmin Nuvi 2598LMTHD Advanced Series 5" GPS Navigation System with Bluetooth (Renewed)
  • 5.0" dual-orientation display
  • Detailed maps of North America with free lifetime¹ updates
  • Garmin Real Directions with Garmin Real Voice
  • HD Digital Traffic with free lifetime² traffic alerts
  • Voice-activated navigation, Bluetooth and Smartphone Link compatible, 1 year warranty
Bestseller No. 9
XTRONS Android 12 Car Stereo Radio Player 10.1 Inch IPS Touch Screen GPS Navigation Built-in DSP Car Play Android Auto Bluetooth Head Unit Supports Backup Camera WiFi OBD2 DVR TPMS for Honda Accord
  • FAST & RESPONSIVE ANDROID CAR STEREO – The latest Android 12 OS, upgraded from Android 11, the Octa Core CPU with 2GB RAM & 32GB ROM offer you a faster and smoother experience. Snappy and responsive, just like on an IOS device.
  • BUILT-IN WIRELESS/ WIRED CAR PLAY & WIRED ANDROID AUTO – Enhance the safety of using phone in car and get access to voice commands from the XTRONS head unit directly by simply saying “Hey Siri” or “Hey Google”. Stay focus on the road and have fun along the journey.
  • BLUETOOTH 5.0 WIRELESS TECHNOLOGY – Your android car stereo with Bluetooth 5.0 will easily pair with the vast majority of Bluetooth devices allowing you to make and receive all your calls Hands Free.
  • ANDROID RADIO10.1 INCH MULTI-TOUCH CAR SCREEN – Your high resolution 10.1” touchscreen supports 1080P Video Playback. It allows easy visibility, displays all relevant music information and keeps all your favorite options within the reach of finger.
  • 1 YEAR WARRANTY – XTRONS backs this unit with a 1-year warranty and provides professional technical support. Please do not hesitate to contact us via Amazon email, we will reply ASAP and ensure your rights and interests at all times.
SaleBestseller No. 10
Binize Android 10 Double Din Car Stereo 10.1 Inch Compatible with Carplay Android Auto Touch Screen Radio Head Unit Multimedia Player,Bluetooth,GPS Navigation,AM,FM,EQ,Support Backup Camera
  • 🚗【10.1 Inch Android 10 car stereo with 2GB+32GB: After deep customization and optimization, CPU】Quad-core Coretex-A7, frequency up to 1.3GHZ makes it perform better in vehicles. Munch vehicle-based functions: FM/AM radio, AUX/front and rear cameras Input, Bluetooth, steering wheel key control. Built-in WIFI receiver, support 4G communication, CarPlay, expandable OBD / tire pressure / external microphone
  • 🚗【Built-in CarPlay&Android auto】 Double din stereo with gps has customized Zlink for Wireless Bluetooth connected way for Carplay (Compatible with iPhone 5 and later), Wired original USB cable connected way for Android auto.Free your hands on the road.
  • 🚗【Dual navigation&Bluetooth(Please turn on Phone APP to get Bluetooth connection)】Android car stereo double din supports online(built in) and offline(need to download yourself) navigation, convenient connection to WiFi/mobile hotspot (except for Samsung 5G), arrive your destination unimpededly and safely.
  • 🚗【Steering Wheel Control( Manual learning is required )】Two Key/SW wires for Analog steer wheel control,hand-free calling,easy music switch & volume control, enjoy safe driving
  • 🚗【Multiple User Interfaces & Hifi music life】10.1 inch android stereo radio with 3 different pre-download user interfaces,high customized hifi music effect, sound effect can be tuned with the finger moving.

Best GPS Units Reviews 2023

Magellan Roadmate 5520-LM GPS Unit with Free Lifetime Maps

Magellan RM5520GLUC Roadmate 5520-lm 5" GPS Device with Free Lifetime Maps
  • 5" Touchscreen Display With Day & Night Views & Auto Night View
  • Free Lifetime Map Updates
  • Junction View Provides Realistic Images Of Freeway Signs & Arrows To Make Driving Easier & Less Stressful
  • Best Parking Provides Parking Garage Locations, Hours Of Operation & Directions To The Entrance
  • Traffic Camera Alerts By Phantomalert Provide Audible & Visual Warnings Of Red Light & Speed Cameras At No Charge For 1 Year

Magellan 5520-LM Roadmate is a great companion for any kind of trip. It is a simple GPS unit with a lightweight construction and a large 5 inch touchscreen. This makes it very simple to use and surprisingly the unit is quite responsive.

The model comes with lifetime map updates. It is capable of finding parking spots and other locations of interest. It has visual warnings and audio alerts. The product comes with a decent battery size that makes it usable for several hours even when not plugged in.

ZXLine 7″ 4GB Car GPS Navigation

ZXLine is a rather unknown brand but it offers decent products. Their ZXLine GPS navigation unit is reasonably priced and comes with some useful features. It actually comes with a rear camera that can help when parking.

The model has a thin bezel and a lightweight construction. Its screen size measures about 7 inches and it comes preloaded with maps. Similar to other GPS units it comes with free updates and additional maps can be downloaded from the manufacturer’s website.

Magellan 9400-LM RoadMate GPS Navigator

Magellan RoadMate 9400-LM 7-Inch GPS Navigator
  • 7" Touchscreen Display - Extra-large, vibrant, display with day and night views for easy visibility. Perfect for all cars, RVs, SUVs and trucks.
  • Free Lifetime Map Updates - Never worry about out-of-date maps again. Download the latest map information (up to 4 times a year) for the life of your Magellan Road Mate navigator.
  • Traffic Camera Alerts by Phantom ALERT - Avoid costly traffic tickets. Receive audible and visual warnings of red light cameras and speed traps. Additional alerts are available including, school zones, railroad crossings, dangerous curves, and more.
  • Landmark Guidance - Receive directions using landmarks (such as gas stations and grocery stores) as your guide versus street names for an easier and more intuitive way to navigate.
  • Speed Limit Warnings - Manage your speed along your route with optional settings for visual and audible alerts.

Magellan RoadMate 9400-LM is a premium models amongst several others in our list that comes with a glossy bezel and a large 7 inch touchscreen. The GPS is extremely responsive making it very simple to use and due to the screen size it is a rather convenient replacement to a smartphone GPS.

Part of the retail package the manufacturers included free lifetime updates for their maps and additional maps can be found online. The device can help find locations of interest and even packing areas. Similar to most GPS units it has sound and visual alerts.

EASYOWN G7050 GPS Navigation System

For EASYOWN GPS G7050/CS7001 Bracket
  • Bracket Cradle Replacement is compatible with EASYOWN GPS G7050/CS7001 (7 Inch)
  • Function just like original Bracket (just snap it in)
  • It is easily removable so you can take it from car to car. No Tools required easy install

EASYOWN G 7050 GPS unit is a great product for the ones that have a limited budget and want to get the best value for their money. It is a simple GPS device that runs on Windows CE 6.0. Its touchscreen is almost lag free and reasonably responsive.

Straight out of the box the GPS comes with multiple maps already installed. The announcer voice is available in multiple languages and more can be downloaded from the manufacturer’s website. In terms of features the GPS can plan routes based on road type, conditions and other factors that can be set by the user.

Carelolve 7″ Silky Appearance Car GPS Navigation 8G 256M Touch Screen Multimedia Player Lifetime

Car GPS Navigation, 7-inch 8GB HD Touch Screen GPS Navigation System pre-Installed North America map, Lifetime map Free Update, Voice Turn Direction, Driving Alarm
  • [Latest Map of the United States in 2022] The latest map of North America in 2022is pre-installed, including the map of the United States, Canada and Mexico with a 2D / 3D map display. If you need to update the latest map, please contact us to download. (Maps that can be downloaded but not pre-installed: Europe, United Kingdom, Ireland, Australia, etc.)
  • [High-performance CPU] The satellite navigation system has the characteristics of high performance, fast navigation and accurate positioning. Provide 101 kinds of area maps and more than 40 languages, support postal code, address search (please select "find address" in "find address" and enter "zip code")
  • [Real-time voice broadcasting] GPS system with turn-by-turn voice navigation (multilingual version), integrated voice prompts, and real-time real-time safe navigation progress direction; intelligent error correction, if the route is wrong, the system will automatically generate a new route to make you faster, Reach your destination more safely and accurately.
  • [Car GPS function] ① Support postcode, address, coordinates, favorites and POI search ② 4 route options: fast / green / fast / easy. ③Support GPS time or map time setting. ④ Support FM radio, but FM does not mean FM radio, only used to transmit gps sound to your car. ⑤ Provide intelligent current speed camera alarm, sound warning, route planning, street name broadcast, current speed and active lane assistant, display remaining distance, inform estimated arrival time (real voice notification)
  • [Professional Solution] Our GPS navigation regularly provides map upgrades and any questions. If you have any questions about the product, please contact us via Amazon News. We will reply to you within 24 hours.

Clearlolve offers a great GPS unit for the ones that have a really limited budget. It is a simple model with a large 7 inch HD screen. It is actually a touchscreen and the unit itself can also be used as a media player.

The GPS unit comes with preloaded maps and unlimited lifetime updates. Its media player feature supports many different file formats and it comes with a built-in 8 GB internal storage memory that cannot be expanded. As for the GPS the model is quite accurate with an average error that does not exceed 5 meters.

Cobra 5600PROLM 5″ Pro Driver Navigation GPS with Lifetime Maps

Cobra 5600PROLM a smaller yet reliable GPS unit. It is still quite expensive for its size but its performance and accuracy makes it a great travel companion. The model has a small 5 inch touchscreen and a thin bezel.

In terms of performance the GPS is quite accurate with a rather low error margin. It includes preloaded maps and lifetime updates. An interesting fact about it is that the device allows multi-point routes and custom optimizations that can be defined by the user.

Magellan 5230T-LM RoadMate GPS Navigator

Magellan RoadMate 5230T-LM 5-Inch Navigator with Lifetime Maps and Traffic
  • Free Lifetime Traffic Alerts
  • Receive directions using landmarks as your guide versus street names, making it a more intuitive way to navigate
  • Provides parking garage locations, hours of operation and directions to the entrance
  • Vibrant 5-Inch touch screen for easy viewing

Magellan RoadMate 5230T-LM is a simple GPS unit that will impress with its responsiveness and route customization options. The software was made to allow as much freedom as possible while still keeping track of road conditions, points of interest and many others.

The model has a 5 inch LCD touchscreen. Its maps are quite detailed and as with all their other products the GPS includes free lifetime updates. It includes garage locations and other points of interest.

Garmin 55LM GPS System

Garmin 55LM is a great little GPS unit that is mostly recommended to the ones that need something compact to replace their smartphone while driving. It has a small 5 inch LCD touchscreen and a thin bezel. The body of the GPS is quite thin making it one of the more compact models in our list.

The device comes with several complex route customization features but the default settings work just as good. It includes warning zones and multiple languages for the announcers. Map updates can be found online for free on the manufacturer website.

TomTom VIA 1505M World Traveler Edition GPS

TomTom Incorporated 1EN5.019.13 TomTom VIA 1505M World Traveler Edition 5-Inch Portable Touchscreen Car GPS Navigation Device - Lifetime US, Canada, Mexico, and Europe Maps
  • Lifetime Maps (US, Canada, Mexico, Europe)
  • 5 inch touchscreen
  • To access European maps, all you have to do is go to settings on your device and select the map needed! It also comes with Free Lifetime Map Updates, so your maps change when the roads do, for the life of your VIA
  • Advanced Lane Guidance Highlights the correct lane
  • IQ Routes: Guaranteeing the fastest routes and most accurate travel times

TomTom VIA 1505M Word Traveler Edition is a rather expensive model. It comes with some advanced features that many might not even use but the greatest thing about it is the responsiveness of the touchscreen and the accuracy of the device.

In terms of maps the TomTom GPS includes lifetime updates and it comes with some preloaded maps straight out of the box. The LCD screen measures just 5 inches but it is large enough to make it easy to see while driving.

Garmin nüvi 2597LMT 5-Inch Portable Bluetooth Vehicle GPS

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Garmin nüvi 2597LMT 5-Inch Portable Bluetooth Vehicle GPS with Lifetime Maps and Traffic (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
  • Easy-To-Use, Dual Orientation, Touchscreen Interface;The Traffic Feature Does Not Require A Subscription. There Are No Additional Fees For This
  • Garmin Real Directions With Garmin Real Voice Guide Using Recognizable Buildings And Landmarks
  • Photoreal And Bird'S Eye Junction Views Offer Detailed Images Of Junctions Along Your Route, To Ease The Stress Of Merging On Or Off A Roadway
  • Up Ahead Displays Nearby Services Info Including Restaurants, Stores, Hospitals And Fuel Alongside Your Map And Updates As You Drive Your Route
  • Smartphone Link Is A Free Mobile App That Connects Your Nüvi With Your Smartphone. When Paired, Your Nüvi Can Use Your Phone’S Existing Data Plan To Share Information - Such As Where You Parked, Pois And Your Destination

Garmin 2597LMT is by far the most popular model made by the manufacturer. Even if it looks quite similar to some of their other GPS units, the software it uses comes with some rather interesting features.

The model has a traffic features that requires a subscription but the additional maps and map updates are free. Its 5 inch touchscreen is extremely responsive and the GPS itself is one of the most accurate models available.

Conclusion

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1Magellan RM5520GLUC Roadmate 5520-lm 5" GPS Device with Free Lifetime MapsMagellan RM5520GLUC Roadmate 5520-lm 5' GPS Device with Free Lifetime MapsVIEW PRODUCT
2ZXLine 7-Inch 4GB Car GPS Navigator, Wireless Bluetooth AV-IN Rear View Camera and MapZXLine 7-Inch 4GB Car GPS Navigator, Wireless Bluetooth AV-IN Rear View Camera and MapVIEW PRODUCT
3Magellan RoadMate 9400-LM 7-Inch GPS NavigatorMagellan RoadMate 9400-LM 7-Inch GPS NavigatorVIEW PRODUCT
4For EASYOWN GPS G7050/CS7001 BracketFor EASYOWN GPS G7050/CS7001 BracketVIEW PRODUCT
5Car GPS Navigation, 7-inch 8GB HD Touch Screen GPS Navigation System pre-Installed North America map, Lifetime map Free Update, Voice Turn Direction, Driving AlarmCar GPS Navigation, 7-inch 8GB HD Touch Screen GPS Navigation System pre-Installed North America map, Lifetime map Free Update, Voice Turn Direction, Driving AlarmVIEW PRODUCT

There are plenty of GPS units to choose from. For most part they tend to have the same maps but the features are quite different. Some models are a bit more responsive than others when it comes to their LCD screen and everyone knows how annoying it is to struggle to find a location or set a route. Responsiveness has been an important factor when choosing the models for our picklist. All the models come with free maps and lifetime updates.

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