Comments: 0Wednesday, July 8th 2009 - 19:35 CEST
Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd., the global leader in satellite navigation, announced enhancements to their services on the website myGarmin, a convenient online portal that helps users manage software and map updates and displays information that is tailored to a customer's specific Garmin GPS product(s). MyGarmin helps customers maximize their GPS experience at every phase - from registering their GPS device to downloading new maps.
Comments: 0Monday, June 22nd 2009 - 14:10 CEST
Garmin announced the Forerunner 405CX - the latest in Garmin’s popular line of GPS-enabled fitness watches, adding increased accuracy in heart rate-based calorie computation and improved comfort to the Garmin Forerunner 405 model that took the fitness world by storm. The Garmin Forerunner 405CX was announced in preparation for world-class marathons in Paris and Boston, where it will be on display at Garmin booths in each location.
Read: Garmin Forerunner
Comments: 0Wednesday, June 3rd 2009 - 22:45 CEST
This time I am reviewing a device made for the serious cyclist; the Garmin Edge 705 HR. The many possibilities of this advanced bike computer specifically target this group. Navigation software can also be used, however; that is not the core value of this device. The Garmin Edge is a training device, supporting training sessions. Not only in its ability to register performance like speed, distance and heart rate, but also to plan workouts. • Read our full Garmin Edge review.
Read: Garmin Edge review
Comments: 0Friday, May 22nd 2009 - 21:50 CEST
Garmin announced the Garmin Oregon 550 and Oregon 550t touchscreen handheld GPS devices, integrating a 3.2 megapixel digital camera, which creates geotagged images, and a 3-axis compass into the popular series of intuitive GPS touchscreen handhelds. The waterproof Garmin Oregon 550’s easy-to-use interface and versatile features make it the ideal solution for customers looking for a multipurpose GPS device.
Read: Garmin Oregon 550t
Comments: 0Monday, May 18th 2009 - 12:00 CEST
Garmin's slogan seems clear: 'Limitation shows the master." When I open the box, I can see a screen with solid plastic edges, with only one button and no antenna in sight. Since my GPSmap 60CS has many buttons and an easy-to-spot antenna, I instantly become somewhat suspicious. Furthermore, the content of the package is limited; it contains the device, a USB cable, a carabiner clip, a quick start guide and a manual in English.• Read our full Garmin Oregon review.
Read: Garmin Oregon review
Comments: 0Monday, March 16th 2009 - 23:20 CET
Garmin , a manufacturer in satellite navigation, announced that its automotive OEM division is further developing its two-year relationship with MINI, by offering a new generation of GPS navigation devices for the acclaimed MINI range. The new original MINI accessory mount fits the interior of all left and right hand drive MINI’s manufactured after 2006. All wiring is hidden within the mount, providing a neat, integrated appearance. Once Garmin’s Nuvi 255 GPS system is attached to the custom mount, the Garmin Nuvi will look like part of the original dash.
Read: GPS car navigation
Comments: 0Monday, March 16th 2009 - 09:14 CET
Garmin, the manufacturer in satellite navigation, announced that it is working with leading French automotive manufacturer PSA-Peugeot Citroën to provide a new portable navigation accessory for Citroën customers. Available as an after-market accessory, drivers of the new Citroën C3 Picasso will be able to experience the advantages of Garmin navigation, and the companies anticipate integrating Garmin devices with other Peugeots and Citroën car models later this year. The Garmin Nuvi 765 GPS navigation is expected to be available as the Citroën C3 Picasso is launched across Europe. Garmin anticipates availability of the Garmin Nuvi 765 GPS at Citroën dealers starting in March 2009.
Read: Garmin navigation
Comments: 0Tuesday, February 3rd 2009 - 12:26 CET
Garmin, the global leader in satellite navigation, announced its newest fitness watch that sets the standard for wireless connectivity, the Garmin FR60. The latest breakthrough in Garmin’s expansive outdoor recreation and fitness line, the stylish and intuitive Garmin FR60 watch was announced in conjunction with the 2009 ISPO Winter trade show in Munich. The Garmin FR60 fitness watch is the latest breakthrough from Garmin, which has spent 20 years using technology and innovation to enhance users’ lives, making Garmin a household name in the automotive, aviation, marine, wireless, outdoor and fitness industries.
Read: Garmin fitness watch
Comments: 0Sunday, January 18th 2009 - 20:30 CET
Garmin, the global leader in GPS satellite navigation, announced the Garmin eTrex Legend H and the Garmin eTrex Vista H - low-cost handheld GPS navigators that include several new GPS navigation features considered vital for today’s outdoor adventures. Both Garmin GPS navigation units contain a basemap of North and South America, containing major lakes, rivers, cities, interstates, national and state highways, railroads and coastlines, which can be viewed on the units’ high-contrast 2.4-inch (diagonal) grayscale screen.
Read: Garmin eTrex
Comments: 0Saturday, January 10th 2009 - 20:55 CET
Garmin announced the Zumo 660, a new motorcycle device that integrates the slim and sleek design of the nüvi with specific features made exclusively for motorcyclists. The Zumo 660 was announced in conjunction with the 2009 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. "The Garmin Zumo 660 can change your entire experience of touring or everyday rides because it helps you find amazing places to explore," said Dan Bartel, Garmin’s vice president of worldwide sales. "Whether you’re charting your own course or you plan your trip from your computer and download the route to your GPS beforehand, your ride will be more enjoyable and stress-free because you’ll have peace of mind knowing the Zumo will help you find your way home."
Read: Garmin Zumo 660
What is your favourite cell phone brand?