Garmin nuvi 1490T: Bar with a thin 5-inch display

Friday, April 17, 2009

The company introduced the new Garmin car GPS-navigator nuvi 1490T. It is equipped with 5-inch touch screen and enclosed in a thin shell - 25% thinner than most models range nuvi. Navigator supports the Bluetooth interface and allows you to receive calls from your mobile phone. Also, directly from the display device driver can find the phone number from your contact list, history of calls, or database objects on the map, and to recruit him. nuvi 1490T can provide information about upcoming turns, possible traffic and road signs. The device can store up to 10 routes, user, and calculate the optimal route. In addition, there is automatic transfer of time when changing timezone when traveling.

Navigator nuvi 1490T also warns the driver about the situation on the road en route: traffic jams, accidents, repair work. Warnings of traffic jams come in real-time service with NAVTEQ Traffic (available only in some regions). Navigator is an excellent opportunity regime ecoRoute, which allows you to create the most economical route in terms of fuel consumption. Optional for nuvi 1490T offered cards CityXplorer for pedestrian navigation. Sales Navigator will begin in July. Its recommended price is $ 500.