wide with nuvi 255W!
affordable, 4.3" 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.
Like the 3.5" screen nuvi
portable navigator is priced right and ultra-easy to use.
nuvi 255W's widescreen display, you'll always get
the big picture. View map detail, driving directions, photos
and more in bright, brilliant color. Its sunlight-readable, 4.3-inch
display is easy to read — from any direction.
Navigate With Ease
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. In addition, nüvi
255W accepts custom
points of interest (POIs), such as school zones and safety
cameras and lets you set proximity alerts to warn you of upcoming
POIs. With HotFix™ satellite prediction, nuvi calculates
your position faster to get you there quicker.
Take It With You
the rest of the nuvi 2x5-series, nuvi 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.
Go Beyond Navigation
is just the beginning. nuvi 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. The
255W is compatible with optional enhanced MSN® Direct content
and our free Garmin
Garage where you can download animated vehicles that show
your location on the map. 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.
Free Download! Download Garmin's ecoRoute software and you'll be able to select fuel efficient routes that will save you both time and money! Download now from Garmin.com
most USB Mass Storage Devices, the nuvi 200 is not compatible
with Windows 95, Windows 98 or Windows Me.