Manufacturer’s Description

Go wide and get peace of mind with nüvi 255W. This affordable, widescreen navigator leads the way with voice-prompted turn-by-turn directions that speak street names and optional MSN Direct services to get you there on time and keep you informed. It's packed with millions of destinations and maps for North America. nüvi 255W comes ready to go right out of the box with preloaded City Navigator NT street maps, including a hefty points of interest (POIs) database with hotels, restaurants, fuel, ATMs and more. It even announces the name of exits and streets so you never have to take your eyes off the road. Simply touch the color screen to enter a destination, and nüvi takes you there with turn-by-turn voice directions, 2-D or 3-D maps and smooth map updates as you navigate. Its digital elevation maps show you shaded contours at higher zoom levels, giving you a big picture of the surrounding terrain. With HotFix satellite prediction, nüvi calculates your position faster to get you there quicker. nüvi 255W sports a sleek, slim design and fits comfortably in your pocket or purse. Its rechargeable lithium-ion battery makes it convenient for navigation by car or foot. With its "Where Am I?" emergency locator, you always know your location. Simply tap the screen to get your exact latitude and longitude coordinates, the nearest address and intersection, and the closest hospitals, police stations and fuel stations. Navigation is just the beginning. nüvi 255W includes many travel tools including JPEG picture viewer, world travel clock with time zones, currency converter, measurement converter, calculator and more. With photo navigation, you can download Google Panoramio pictures via our Garmin Connect Photos website and navigate to them. It also comes with Garmin Lock, an anti-theft feature. Enhance your travel experience with optional plug-in microSD cards such as Garmin Travel Guides for detailed data on attractions.

The Specs

Physical Features
Interface Connection USB Yes
Storage
Memory Card Support microSD Card
Warranty
Warranty Information 1 Year Limited
More Info
URL http://www.garmin.com
Additional Specifications
Dimensions 2.90" Height x 4.80" Width x 0.80" Depth
Dimensions
Height 2.9 in
Width 4.8 in
Depth 0.8 in
Weight 5.20 oz
Quick Glance
Diagonal Screen Size 4.3 in
General Features Voice Prompt
Display Type color
Included Devices Speaker|FM TMC Traffic Receiver|MSN Direct|Photo Viewer
Product Type Automobile Portable GPS Navigator
Navigation and Other Features
Battery Life 4 Hour

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