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More of a computer than a sat nav

Advantages: Traffic news, large screen, speed cameras
Disadvantages: Subscription costs

My girlfriend had been pestering me for ages to get a sat nav for her car, and a few months ago i took the plunge to treat her. As we are planning on driving to the south of France later in the year, I wanted to make sure i got one with Europe maps on ...

binkybinky 27.04.2011 · Read full review
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Review of TomTom GO 750 LIVE 3M

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Gets you from A-B, but so does a map.

Advantages: Does what it's supposed to
Disadvantages: Makes you want to play baseball with it.

I never was much of a fan of the whole sat-nav craze, and the stories of people completely stripped of their common sense driving on train tracks or into rivers certainly fortified my avoidance of them. But seeing this in an electrical store, I thought ‘ ...

anakha6 31.05.2009 · Read full review
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Review of TomTom GO 940

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740 is a good sat nav but maps slightly disappointing

Advantages: Display, Design, Windscreen mount
Disadvantages: Voice command function, Tom Tom maps, Price

I bought the tom tom go 740 live as i make regular trips to Gosport from North West Scotland. Initial setup of the device was simple, i did not have to look at the manual once. I really liked the design and the larger 4.3" screen size. It comes w ...

julieannkean 07.01.2010 · Read full review
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Review of TomTom GO 740 LIVE

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Sat Nav to have!

Advantages: Very very useful especially if travelling in Europe
Disadvantages: None I can think of

When we first had a Sat Nav a few years ago I was distraught! I loved navigating with the map and felt redundant! lol! That was in the past, since I've used it a lot I love it and really it is a map and I can still navigate, this is our latest one bought ...

lubyloo74 14.08.2010 · Read full review
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Review of TomTom GO 730 Europe

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A very high price for features of no use

Advantages: Fast route calculations, clear voice prompts, great screen
Disadvantages: Silly features, battery life

The tomtom 730 is a great device however the extra features are really not needed for the extra cost of the device. For example putting the audio prompts through your car radio is great but with a loud and clear on-board speaker whats the point? I h ...

andrewjwatt 01.08.2008 · Read full review
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Review of TomTom GO 730 Traffic

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