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MSN DirectGarmin nuvi 780

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Get MSN Direct® with nuvi 780! This navigator has it all — advanced navigation features, a widescreen display, preloaded maps, an FM transmitter and hands-free calling — plus real-time local weather, traffic, movie times, stock information, gas prices and news and local events. Like the rest of the wide nuvi 700-series, its premium navigation capabilities, like route planning and a handy locator, give you peace of mind... on the go!

MSN Direct. With next-generation dynamic content from MSN Direct, nüvi 780 is one resourceful personal travel assistant. Using the included receiver and free trial service to MSN Direct, you can check the weather, avoid traffic backups, compare local gas prices, get enhanced movie listings, stock information, news and local events when you travel with your unit. Even plan trips from the convenience of your computer, via Windows Live Local, and wirelessly send locations to nüvi 780.

FM transmitter allows users to wirelessly transmit audio, including MP3s, phone calls and audio books, through the vehicle's stereo.

bluetooth wireless technology Bluetooth wireless technology in the nuvi 780 offers up hands-free calling when paired with compatible phones. Simply tap nuvi's screen to dial or answer calls and then speak directly into the unit's built-in microphone.

Also, look up phone numbers and dial them from the mobile phone's call history log that shows calls received, calls dialed and calls missed (for supported phones). If you need a phone number for your destination, easily find and dial it from nuvi's points of interest database, which includes hotels, restaurants, stores and much more. [See list of compatible phones.]

Maps for North America. The nuvi 780 is preloaded with highly detailed City Navigator? NT road maps offering full coverage mapping for the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico. (Note: Coverage of Mexico not included.)

Six million points of interest. The preloaded map data features hotels, restaurants, gas stations, ATMs and attractions. The map data is provided by NAVTEQT, a world leader in premium-quality mapping. Simply touch the POI icon and the nearest attractions, restaurants (Italian, Asian, etc), fuel stations are shown on your nuvi's screen, wherever you are in North America! The nuvi 770 includes POIs for Europe.

Mapping Traffic Bluetooth FM Transmitter Fixed Antenna MSN Direct
nuvi 750 North America Optional N/A N/A
nuvi 760 North America N/A
nuvi 770 North America & Europe N/A
nuvi 780 North America Optional

• Sleek, ultra-slim design
• Easy-to-use, touchscreen interface
• Turn-by-turn directions with voice guidance: text-to-speech feature prompts you to "Turn right on Main St" instead of "Turn right in 500 feet"
• Integrated FM wireless transmitter sends audio through your vehicle stereo
• Bluetooth wireless technology: enabling hands-free connectivity to more than 400 mobile phones
• Preloaded with City Navigator North America NT
• Includes travel features like MP3 player with playlist support, audio book player, picture viewer, currency and unit converters, world clock and calculator
• Speed limit indicator: unit displays speed limits for highways and interstates
• Look up addresses or POIs with Garmin's new Qwerty or ABC keyboard
• Trip log provides an electronic bread crumb trail of up to 10,000 points to view your travel history
"Where Am I?" feature: find the closest hospitals, police stations, gas stations, nearest address and intersection. Also see your exact latitude and longitude coordinates!
• Automatically marks your position when you remove it from the windshield mount, so you can navigate with n?vi on foot, and find your way back to your vehicle
• Includes Garmin LockT anti-theft feature
• Configurable vehicle icons: users can download additional choices from
• Offers a three-dimensional mapping perspective, or 2D overhead view
• Route planning with up to 10 saved routes: can automatically arrange destinations to minimize trip distance
• Trip computer records mileage, max speed, total time and more
• With the POI loader program, users can set up proximity alerts for school zones and safety cameras, create custom POIs and more
• High-sensitivity GPS receiver for improved performance and reception
• Standard headphone and microphone jacks
• Bright 4.3" diagonal color display; 480 x 272 pixels; WQVGA display with white backlight
• SD memory card expansion slot
• Unit dimensions: 4.8"W x 2.8"H x 0.8"D
• Weight: 6.2 ounces
• Built-in rechargeable lithium-ion battery: up to 5 hours of battery life depending on usage
• Includes sturdy suction cup mount that allows for easy adjustment and single-handed release
• Supports USB mass storage for simple computer connectivity

Garmin nuvi 780
User's Manual
Manuel d'utilisation
MSN Direct Manual Supplement

nuvi 770

nuvi 780 package includes:
• nuvi 780
• Preloaded City Navigator® North America NT
• MSN Direct receiver with integrated vehicle power cable
• 3 months free MSN Direct service*
• Vehicle suction cup mount
• USB cable
• Dashboard disk
• Quick start manual

*Includes 3 months free MSN Direct service. Some services available only in select cities where coverage exists.



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