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Better the second time round

Advantages: far more securely mounted to bike, same great interface
Disadvantages: Not all bluetooth functions supported by smartphones

The TomTom Rider 2 was the first update from the (original) model, and whilst the current version is at 5 (possibly higher by the time you read this!) the model 2 is still well worthwhile, and of course is much cheaper to buy. The ORIGINAL Rider brought ...

dobieg 04.06.2013 · Read full review
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Review of TomTom RIDER 2nd edition GPS receiver 1K00.190

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Garmin Zumo 500

Advantages: good alround sat nav for bikes
Disadvantages: need to buy a blue-tooth ear peice

I have just purchased a \"Garmin Zumo\" bike sat nav this is the one aimed at bikers, it clames to be submersible in water for 30mins good job in this country. Having used sat nav in cars before this unit has some obvious differences firstly most of the b ...

andrewmc83 31.05.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Garmin zumo 500 deLuxe

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Garmin zumo 500

Advantages: quality biker sat nav
Disadvantages: no ear peice

I have just purchased a \"Garmin Zumo\" bike sat nav this is the one aimed at bikers, it clames to be submersible in water for 30mins good job in this country. Having used sat nav in cars before this unit has some obvious differences firstly most of the b ...

andrewmc83 31.05.2007 · Read full review
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"In 50m please turn left"

Advantages: Can be used with a gloved hand, easy to install, uses Mapsource
Disadvantages: Doesn't come with BT headset, display a bit wobbly, expensive

As many of you are aware I am a bit of a gadget freak, and (as many of you probably don’t know) my sense of direction and map reading skills are pretty awful. In the car I have a navigator (the other half) who actually enjoys map reading, so much so that ...

yackers1 17.03.2009 · Read full review
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Garmin always in the Lead

Advantages: Very "customizable"
Disadvantages: Bit pricy compared to similar

The good: The Zumo 550 provides text- and voice-guided directions to motorcyclists the unit has a built-in MP3 player and integrated Bluetooth for hands-free calling (works great with Bluetooth helmet). The interchangeable faceplates give you some cus ...

Astroroth 04.07.2007 · Read full review
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