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I'm No Celebrity, But Get Me Out Of Here!

Advantages: Neat installation, decent battery life. Easy to get to grips with. No stylus needed.
Disadvantages: Still not 100% accurate. Touch-screen a bit unresponsive

...Note: The blurb supplied on this site and presumably pasted in from something Garmin have written states "For peace of mind on the go, nüvi 255 leads the way with voice-prompted turn-by-turn directions that speak street names to get you there on time and ...

BNibbles 01.12.2008 · Read full review
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the nuvi 255W - a good friend when you're lost

Advantages: nice design, friendly software, pretty accurate preinstalled maps
Disadvantages: some map bugs, not-so-sensitive touchscreen

I will start by saying that I never used a navigation device before, so for me, there is no term of comparison. I nevertheless had to buy one, considering that I usually travel across the country and I plan a sightseeing vacation in the south of France on ...

razzda 13.07.2008 · Read full review
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Garmin Nuvu 255W - My best friend

Advantages: Wide screen, the speed camera alerts
Disadvantages: Nothing really

Garmin Sat Nav 255WT =Why did I purchase a Sat Nav= I think I’m a pretty good map reader, and although I had seen Sat Navs about, I always considered them to be an expensive boy’s toy. As long as I could read a road sign and a map, I’d manage. But yes ...

Rosebudwithredroses 12.01.2012 · Read full review
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British English not so British!

Advantages: Ease of use. Price.
Disadvantages: Seems to like "scenic routes"!!.

...After much Internet searching and playing with various units in a shop, I finally chose the Garmin Nüvi 255 to replace the Mio which I really didn't get on with. The 255 makes it very easy to select and save a destination, the instructions are loud and c ...

Silverman123 15.07.2009 · Read full review
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No Longer Lost

Advantages: Easy to use
Disadvantages: n/a

iWould be so lost without this I find it very user friendly its so simple i think it is better than the Tom Tom not as cluttered on screen and it re-calculates really fast if you take a wrong turn. Picture is crisp and very clear. it also have a key code ...

RalphMarch1 09.07.2008 · Read full review
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