The GPS Store's Guide to Automotive GPS units

There are no subscription or monthly fees that are associated with the use of GPS or the GPS satellites.  However there are GPS systems that have other optional features and services that may require a subscription or monthly fee. Examples of those services are real time traffic, real time weather reports and satellite radio.



Advanced Navigation Systems- Advanced vehicle navigation systems are units that have additional features to the standard pre-loaded maps and voice directions. These units generally have detailed maps of North America, Text to Speech Routing which verbally speaks the name of the street that you are turning onto and an extensive amount of POIs. Other features that you will find in some of these models will be Bluetooth technology, real-time traffic capability and Lifetime Map Updates.


Garmin Nuvi 55- Affordable 5 inch screen GPS with all the key features like voice turn by turn directions with Real Voice, lane assist with junction view, and a speed limit indicator. You can also purchase this unit with Lifetime map updates, Nuvi 55LM. This unit is also available with Lifetime map updates and Traffic Alerts, Nuvi 55LMT
Garmin Nuvi 56- Affordable 5 inch screen GPS with all the key features like voice turn by turn directions with Real Voice, lane assist with junction view, and a speed limit indicator. Includes Maps of North America. You can also purchase this unit with Lifetime map updates, Nuvi 56LM. This unit is also available with Lifetime map updates and Traffic Alerts, Nuvi 56LMT 
Garmin Nuvi 57LM- The 2015 Essential Series 5 inch screen GPS with maps of the lower 48 states and some of the caribbean . All the key features like voice turn by turn directions with Real Voice, lane assist with junction view, and a speed limit indicator. This unit is also available with Lifetime map updates and Traffic Alerts, Nuvi 57LMT
Garmin Nuvi 58LM- From the Garmin 2015 Essential Series this Affordable 5 inch screen GPS with all the key features like voice turn by turn directions with Real Voice, lane assist with junction view, and a speed limit indicator. Includes Maps of North America. This unit is also available with Lifetime map updates and Traffic Alerts, Nuvi 58LMT 
Garmin Nuvi 2557LMT- Large 5” dual orientation touchscreen display. FREE lifetime maps and traffic keep your unit up to date and keep you notified of any unexpected traffic delays. Add to that active lane guidance and birds eye junction view. 
Garmin Nuvi 65LM- Affordable 6 inch screen GPS with all the key features like voice turn by turn directions with Real Voice, lane assist with junction view, and a speed limit indicator. Includes Maps of the Lower 49 States and includes LifeTime Map Updates. You can also purchase this unit with Traffic updates, Nuvi 65LMT
Garmin Nuvi 67LM- From the 2015 Essential Series this 6 inch screen GPS with all the key features like voice turn by turn directions with Real Voice, lane assist with junction view, and a speed limit indicator. Includes Maps of the Lower 49 States and includes LifeTime Map Updates. You can also purchase this unit with Traffic updates, Nuvi 67LMT
Magellan RoadMate 5255T- LM Backup Camera Bundle- With a generous 5" Display, free lifetime maps and traffic updates, the RoadMate 5255T-LM is a great unit for any driver. The Landmark Guidance is a very useful feature when you’re venturing through or around a new city. It would surely be a great advantage to hear “Turn Left at Burger King onto Dairy Street?” Included with this unit is a Magellan Wireless Back Up Camera.
Garmin Nuvi 66LM- Affordable 6 inch screen GPS with all the key features like voice turn by turn directions with Real Voice, lane assist with junction view, and a speed limit indicator. Includes Maps of North America and includes LifeTime Map Updates. You can also purchase this unit with Traffic updates, Nuvi 66LMT
Magellan RoadMate 6230-LM- With a generous 6" Display, free lifetime map Updates, the RoadMate 6230-LM is a great unit for any contract or driver for hire. The included dashcam will record accidents. The Landmark Guidance is a very useful feature when you’re venturing through or around a new city. It would surely be a great advantage to hear “Turn Left at Burger King onto Dairy Street?” This unit with is also compatible with the Magellan Wireless Back Up Camera.
Garmin Nuvi 68LM- 6 inch screen GPS from the Garmin Essential 2015 Series has all the key features like voice turn by turn directions with Real Voice, lane assist with junction view, and a speed limit indicator. Includes Maps of North America and includes LifeTime Map Updates. You can also purchase this unit with Traffic updates, Nuvi 68LMT
Garmin Nuvi 2539LMT- The enrty level 2015 Advanced Series unit has a generouse 5” dual orientation glass touchscreen display. FREE lifetime maps and traffic keep your unit up to date and keep you notified of any unexpected traffic delays. Add to that active lane guidance and birds eye junction view. 
Garmin Nuvi 2639LMT- The enrty level 2015 Advanced Series unit has a generouse 6” dual orientation glass touchscreen display. FREE lifetime maps and traffic keep your unit up to date and keep you notified of any unexpected traffic delays. Add to that active lane guidance and birds eye junction view. 
Garmin Nuvi 2757LM- 7” GPS navigator with Preloaded maps of North America with Lifetime Map updates. Offering Garmin RealVoice with Real Directions as well as Lane Assist with Birds Eye junction view. 


Elite Navigation - The systems that appear in the Elite section are units that are on the higher end of the GPS Spectrum and offer Lifetime Maps, Lifetime Traffic, text to speech routing as well as some if not all of the following features: Dual Orientation display giving you the option to view your driving directions in portrait or lanscape, Voice Activation allowing you to speak commands to your GPS and Bluetooth capabilities helping to keep your hands on the wheel and eyes on the road ahead.


Magellan SmartGPS- SmartGPS features Internet connectivity, providing access to dynamically updating navigation information and traffic conditions, weather updates, Fuel Prices and more for on-the-go travel assistance. Preloaded maps of the U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico simplify navigation and make your travelling experience much more enjoyable. 
Garmin Nuvi 2597LMT- 5” dual orientation display the Nuvi 2597LMT includes preloaded maps of North America, Lifetime Maps & Traffic, Voice Activated navigation, Bluetooth, Smartphone Link. 
Garmin Nuvi 2589LMT- With the 2015 Advanced Series Garmin has added great features like Real Directions. The 5” dual orientation glass display on the Nuvi 2589LMT shows the preloaded maps of North America clearly and it includes Lifetime Maps & Traffic, Voice Activated navigation, Bluetooth, Smartphone Link. 
Garmin Nuvi 2689LMT- With the 2015 Advanced Series Garmin has added great features like Real Directions. The 5” dual orientation glass display on the Nuvi 2689LMT shows the preloaded maps of North America clearly and it includes Lifetime Maps & Traffic, Voice Activated navigation, Bluetooth, Smartphone Link. 
Garmin Nuvi 2797LMT- Garmin’s first 7” Nuvi. Voice Activated and Preloaded with Maps of North America. The 2797LMT is packed full of features such as Lifetime Map and Traffic updates, Garmin Real Directions with Real Voice, Active Lane Guidance. 
Garmin Nuvi 2789LMT- Garmin’s Newest 7” Nuvi. Voice Activated and Preloaded with Maps of North America. The 2789LMT is packed full of features such as Lifetime Map and Traffic updates, Garmin Real Directions with Real Voice, Active Lane Guidance. 
Garmin Nuvi 2798LMT- Advanced features like SmartLink Compatibility, Bluetooth, Voice-Activated Navigation and Garmin Real Directions are just a hint of all this unit has to offer. With Free Lifetime Map and Traffic Updates, an included Wireless Backup Camera and a Super Bright 7” Touchscreen Display, the Garmin Nuvi 2798LMT with BC20 Backup Camera has it all. 
Garmin NuviCam LMTHD- The Sole member of the 2015 Prestiege Series the Garmin NuviCam LMTHD has an internal DashCam with HD recording providing all kinds of great features, collision avoidance, collision recording, tailgate warnings and more. The 6” dual orientation glass display shows the preloaded maps of North America clearly and it includes Lifetime Maps & Traffic, Voice Activated navigation, Bluetooth, Smartphone Link. 


Truck Navigation - The systems that are located in the Truck section are units that are designed especially for RV's or Trucks. With specialty features that give you the ability to customize your routes based on your Truck or RV's specs. Enter the vehicles length, width, weight and height and these GPS units will be sure to keep you on the right track and on roads that you are allowed to be on.Available in a variety of screen sizes there is sure to be a unit that's right for you.


Garmin Dezl 560LMT- Trucking has been taken to a new level with the Dezl 560LMT. The large 5” color display will allow you to better access to retain info and track your trips and includes lifetime maps & traffic, Lane Assist and will even operate as a display for your backup camera with the external video input. Truck and R.V.’ers everywhere are going to want this unit.  
Magellan RoadMate 9365T-LMB- The perfect companion for any RV or Truck. This large 7” display with one touch technology offers landmark Guidance, free lifetime maps & traffic alerts, Bluetooth technology, and Good Sam Trailer Life Directory included.
Magellan RoadMate 9270T-LM- The RoadMate 9270T LM give you unprecedented viewing angles from anywhere in your truck’s cab. l. Start helping to manage your fleet and help it operate more efficiently by using the Multiple Driver Login’s, Truck Specific Routes, and customizable truck dimensions with hazardous materials restrictions that come standard on this unit.
Garmin Dezl 570LMT- An Updated version of the first genreation Garmin Truck GPS unit is here. Compatible with the BC 30 backup camera the large 5” glass display will allow you to better access to retain info and track your trips and includes lifetime maps & traffic, Lane Assist and will even operate as a display for your backup camera with the external video input. Truckers everywhere are going to want this unit.  
Magellan RoadMate 9490-LMB SMART RV- The perfect companion for any RV. This large 7” display with one touch technology offers landmark Guidance, free lifetime maps & traffic alerts, Bluetooth technology, and Good Sam Trailer Life Directory included. Also Features SMART technology to provide real time information and sync to your computer
Garmin RV 660LMT- The RV unit with the 6" display guides you to addresses, POI's, RV specific services, and campgrounds. With voice recognition and Bluetooth the RV 660 has hands free operation.  
Garmin RV 760LMT- The large 7" display will lead the way to addresses, POI's, RV specific services, and campgrounds. With voice recognition and Bluetooth the RV 760 has hands free operation. This unit is also sold in a bundle with the BC20 backup camera in the Garmin RV760LMT with BC20 Backup Camera
Garmin Dezl 760LMT- Garmin's first 7"display Truck/RV GPS Unit. Offering Lifetime maps and Traffic along with customizable routes based on your vehicle's specs (height, weight, length, width & hazardous materials.) Along with Truck friendly POI's & service areas.
Garmin DezlCam LMTHD- The top of the line truck unit. The Garmin DezlCam LMTHD has an internal DashCam with HD recording providing all kinds of great features, collision avoidance, collision recording, tailgate warnings and more. The 6” dual orientation glass display shows the truck specific routes from the preloaded maps of North America clearly and it includes Lifetime Maps & Traffic, Voice Activated navigation, Bluetooth, Smartphone Link. 
Garmin Dezl 770LMT- An Updated version of the first genreation Garmin Truck GPS unit is here. Compatible with the BC 30 backup camera the large 7” glass display will allow you to better access to retain info and track your trips and includes lifetime maps & traffic, Lane Assist and will even operate as a display for your backup camera with the external video input. Truckers everywhere are going to want this unit.  


Motorcylce Navigation -. The units in this category come preloaded with Maps of North America, provide turn-by-turn directions, offer a glove friendly touch screen and are enclased in a rugged and waterproof housing perfect for the open road.


Garmin Zumo 390LM- Made for bikers by bikers, Top of the line motorcycle GPS unit that is a must have for any motorcycle enthusiast. Offering you all the same features of the 350LM plus the tire pressure monitor capability and Bluetooth communications for handsfree calling. 
Garmin Zumo 660LM- This is the perfect unit for anyone who owns a motorcycle. A bright, sunlight viewable touch screen that is glove friendly makes entering addresses easier than ever. 3-D buildings, lane assist, and junction views are just some of the features you will find in this unit. 
Garmin Zumo 665LM- A glove friendly 4.3” touch screen make this unit easy to enter in waypoints and navigate yourself around an unfamiliar area. Included with every Zumo 665 is an XM antenna so you can add XM radio, weather, and traffic to your Zumo 665.This unit also has Bluetooth compatibility, and has an SD expansion slot so you can add maps to your 665LM Zumo. 
Garmin Zumo 590LM- Rugged 5” Glove Friendly Motorcycle GPS that’s ready to ride right out of the box. Built in MP3 Player, Free Map Updates, Smartphone Link and Active Lane Guidance are just a few among a long list of features that this “Top of the Line” unit has to offer. The 590LM can also send the routing voice prompts to your helmet or headset via Bluetooth. 




Europe Navigation - The systems that are located in the Europe Navigation category include detailed maps and points of interest for both North America and Europe. There are systems that represent our entry level, advanced and fully loaded categories. These systems are great for users that often travel to Europe.


Garmin Nuvi 2577LT- Preloaded maps of North America and Europe will display in vivid color on the large 5” dual orientation display. The Unit also features lifetime traffic and voice activation. 
Garmin Nuvi 2559LMT- Preloaded maps of North America and Europe will display in vivid color on the large 5” dual orientation display. The Unit also features lifetime map updates, lifetime traffic and voice activation.