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Journeys are less stressful with TomTom

Advantages: Some useful features, clear instructions on screen at a glance, good lane positioning advice
Disadvantages: A few annoyances, but nothing major

I bought this TomTom for my husband last Christmas, to replace the awful satnav we had previously been using which we discovered was impossible to get updates for, rendering it useless. It was on offer in Halfords in the run up to Christmas, costing me ar ...

Gingerkitty 12.08.2013 · Read full review
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Essential!

Advantages: Easy to use, no need for a map
Disadvantages: Sometimes wrong

I was given a TomTom for my birthday a couple of years ago now as I have a tendency to get lost. I have absolutely no sense of direction whatsoever so a satnav was a must have for me. From a practical point of view, it is much safer to listen to/glance at ...

shabbating 09.01.2011 · Read full review
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A Larger Faster TomTom XL

Advantages: Bigger and Quicker
Disadvantages: Ongoing issue with updating maps

...off with the basics, the Tomtom XL comes with a bracket on the back to attach to your vehicle screen. It charges at the bottom with a standard USB lead, the power bottom is displayed on the top and of course touch screen. In the box you get a c ...

mackers1986 14.10.2013 · Read full review
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All the quality you expect from a TomTom

Advantages: Big screen, quality of the screen, flawless navigation.
Disadvantages: None to mention!

This was my first sat nav that wasn't on a mobile phone, and the first thing that struck me was the quality of the screen. The size of the screen makes it really easy to use, and I've never had any problems with the navigation itself as I've had on the mo ...

je12g08 09.09.2009 · Read full review
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tom tom one xl

Advantages: simple operation inbuilt safety camera detection comprehensive coverage
Disadvantages: mounting suction cup prone to lose grip on bumpy roads

The TomTom one xl is in my opinion the best navigation aid in it,s price range. Further I would with no hesitation say. it gives systems out there that cost £3000 or more a run for their money. Having previously owned the TomTom go. which I found to be o ...

jagmanbri 17.10.2009 · Read full review
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