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Garmin eTrex Venture Cx

Garmin has announced today the Garmin eTrex Venture Cx handheld GPS device. It is an entry level GPS device and will be the least expensive model of Garmin’s eTrex series when it’s released. The Venture Cx will come with a with a built-in Americas basemap. However, it is equipped with a microSD card slot and [...]

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Garmin Mobile 20

Garmin has announced one more product today, the Garmin Mobile 20. The Mobile 20 is a Bluetooth-enabled wireless GPS navigation system that adds full GPS navigation and hands-free calling capabilities to mobile smartphones. Garmin Mobile 20 supports Nokia, Windows Mobile and Treo smartphones. Here is a list of Mobile’s 20 features.

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Garmin StreetPilot C550 and C510

Garmin besides the nuvi 310 and 360 has also announced today two more of the products I mentioned in my new Garmin products post earlier this week, the StreetPilot c510(it will only ship in Europe) and the StreetPilot c550 while the c510D that I have mentioned in the previous post is not actually a standalone [...]

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Garmin Nuvi 310 and 360 Announced

It seems that the rumor we posted a couple of days ago about Garmin releasing a number of new products is no longer a rumor. Today Garmin announced two of the GPS devices, I have mentioned in my previous post, the Nuvi 310 and the Nuvi 360 (pictured on the left). The Garmin Nuvi 310 [...]

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New Garmin Products?

While browsing I came across this hungarian website that from what I can understand is a reseller of Garmin products. In that page there are a number of Garmin products listed that haven’t been announced yet. These are: Garmin i3D Garmin c510 Garmin c510D Garmin c550 Garmin nuvi 310 Garmin nuvi 310D Garmin nuvi 360 [...]

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Comparison of Garmin Forerunner 205 and 201

Mobile Analyst Watch has an interesting comparison of the Garmin Forerunner 205 and 201. He writes: Overall I like the 205 a lot. It’s more comfortable on the wrist, has better placed buttons (lap and start/stop), more features I’ll use, and hopefully will be more accurate too. I plan to do another write up or [...]

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Yet Another Garmin Nuvi 350 Review

One more review of the Garmin Nuvi 350 has appeared online. This time the Nuvi 350 was reviewed by PopGadget. PopGadget writes: Unlike my old Garmin, the Nuvi was incredibly easy to set up — in that no setup is required. I literally took it out of the box, flipped up the antenna, turned it [...]

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Garmin Nuvi 350 Reviews Roundup

Garmin Nuvi is one of the most talked about GPS receivers, and a number of reviews have been written over the past few months. PC Magazine Review: PC Magazine has give the Nuvi 350 a rating of 4,5/5 and named it Editors’ Choice as the best in it’s class. GlobalPositioningSystems Review: Global Positioning Systems in [...]

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Garmin Forerunner 305 Review has posted a review of the Garmin Forerunner 305 and reports: The unit really looks the part of a new generation – the case feels far more robust and the screen has a far higher resolution than that of the 301. The heart rate monitor strap also has the appearance of much better quality; [...]

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Garmin sues TomTom over patent infringement

Garmin, has filled a lawsuit against TomTom in a Wisconsin Federal Court. Garmin contends that TomTom is infringing on five Garmin U.S. patents held by Garmin. Among those patents is one that protects Garmin technology designed to calculate which streets are important enough to a driver’s route to be displayed on the device’s on-screen maps [...]

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