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06
Feb

Magellan Roadmate 800 Review

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The Magellan Roadmate 800 is a portable auto GPS receiver with multimedia capabilities, including an MP3 / WMA music player and a photo viewer. The flagship of Magellan’s Roadmate line was reviewed by Personal Computer World. The editors of PCW report

The Roadmate 800 looks very similar to Magellan’s previous systems – a chunky grey slab with a large (3.5in) colour touch-screen on the left and a series of buttons arranged in a circle on the right.

The difference with this particular Roadmate is that it has its own hard drive. We’ve seen hard disk-based GPS devices before, but this piece of kit has a whole 20GB - 5GB of which is available to store pictures or music.


Read the whole review here

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27
Dec

Magellan RoadMate 800 firmware update.

Magellan has released an update for the firmware of the RoadMate 800 GPS receiver (v. 1.04)
This new firmware version resolves a number of issues.
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