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"Tom Tom turn around don't ever let me down" Tom Tom Go 5100

Advantages: Lifetime map updates and expandable memory
Disadvantages: Not as intuitive as older models

TOM TOM GO 5100 Until about ten years ago the marvels of satellite navigation had not come into our lives but with the fact that my eyesight was no longer good enough to read maps in the car combined with our road trips to the USA we decided to splash ou ...

catsholiday 21.06.2016 · Read full review
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Weatherproof Satnav - not just for bikers

Advantages: Rugged construction, touch screen operation
Disadvantages: More expensive than car-only uniys, but worth it

...Satellite navigation is rapidly becoming one of the latest 'must have' accessories for motorists, the TOMTOM rider is one of the best on offer to the biker. I'd like to think my sense of direction was better than average, I tend not to travel very far ...

dobieg 31.12.2006 · Read full review
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The perfect advanced mobile GPS!

Advantages: Quick satellite lock, can be using for cycling and walking, updates quickly.
Disadvantages: If not attached to bike battery for charging, then the TomTom Rider only lasts 5 hours.

I've only had my TomTom Rider for a month now, and have yet to take it out for use on my motorcycle (due the electrical system and alternator being completely trashed). I have, however, taken it out with me on walks. The great thing is that it has th ...

maddycatty2k 06.08.2006 · Read full review
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Two years of trauma

Advantages: So far TomTom hasn't charged for the repairs.
Disadvantages: The product must have been released with minmal testing, and hasdeveloped problems.

I read all the reviews of the first version of the Rider, and had high hopes. My first intercontinental tour (4000 miles) saw the first problem occur - when on the bike the unit stopped making contact in the cradle with the metal plates that provide the p ...

awcarr 24.02.2009 · Read full review
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TAKE YOU ANYWHERE !!

Advantages: robust, precise, loads of features,excellent value for money !!
Disadvantages: limited points of interests in cities !!

The tom tom rider is an expensive but a worthwhile piece of kit that makes everyday riding definitely safer and more enjoyable with features such as various voices to choose from for directions, safety camera alerts, nearest petrol stations, scenic routes ...

bmatthewman 26.01.2006 · Read full review
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