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 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 Drive 50LM- GPS navigator with detailed mapping for North America, millions of Points of Interest, Lifetime Map Updates, Driver Alerts for improved situational awareness and more. All displayed on a bright, sunlight viewable, 5” Dual-Orientation display. Also available with Traffic Alerts, Drive 50LMT
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 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 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 Drive 60LM- preloaded with Mapping and millions of points of interest for North America. Turn by Turn Guidance with Real Directions and Real Voice makes it seem as if a friend is next to you giving you directions. Lifetime Map Updates and Driver Alerts for Situational Awareness are included at no additional charge in this affordable 6” Dual-Orientation Sunlight Viewable Display. Would you like to add traffic? Check out the Drive 60LMT
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. 


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.


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 2699LMT- a top choice navigator with all the features you could want or need in a GPS. A bright 6” Dual-Orientation Display provides turn by turn guidance with Preloaded Maps of North America, Voice Recognition, Bluetooth, HD Digital Traffic and Lifetime Map updates are just a few of the features found in this high end GPS unit.
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 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.


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 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.  


Motorcyle 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 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 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.