Written on: 13/09/2011
A good satnav, would recommend, has all the main features like detailed maps, spoken voice instruction, hands free calling, map data loads fast, calculates quick routes, speed cams warning This is a great device I brought from mynewgps.co.uk Would recommend others to check the 1490t out (read more)
Written on: 04/09/2011
I did some homework on which satnav to buy and found the 1490t had the most postive reviews and now i can see why, i also got it at a good price from www.mynewgps.co.uk for under £120 Its a great satnav, the screen is very clear and the mapping is alot more detailed than my previous navigation set, so far i have had zero problems with it and i drove around western europe with complete confidence that the satnav wouldnt let me down and it didnt (read more)
Written on: 21/09/2010 by jkrikler (4 reviews written)
having never been keen on even the idea of sat-navs (better not to be too dependent on tech), I am so impressed! thorough research as ever, first for product performance and features, then price, I am certain this unit is the best combination out there. does basics extremely well with enough options and extras to allow showing off! screen is brilliant, clear and easy to use. once or twice got a little lost in the menus but intuitive enough to quickly get back to where needed to be. junction... (read more)
Written on: 28/08/2010 by Bernard1k (4 reviews written)
Got my wife driving on the motorway with confidennce , she now will drive anywhere ,wouldnt drive on the motorway AT ALL, best thing ive ever bought in my life , had another sat nav and it just confused her, what she likes is when your driving upto a road it tells you the road your going onto which is great and on the motorway it tells you and shows you the lane to get in, BRILLIANT if you thinking on buying this BUY IT it is the best on the market today , i googled sat navs for 2 dats... (read more)
Written on: 11/08/2010 by sunbeamrapier (1 review written)
I purchased the Garmin Nuvi 1490T from Expansys UK, via the Amazon Marketplace in April 2010. It cost £170.87 including delivery to Wokingham. The sales process was smooth and uneventful with good feedback from Expansys on the progress of my order.
I have been using the device since 1 June 2010 - this review was written on 11 August 2010.
EASE OF USE: Poor
Do not expect to be able to use this device "out of the box". The skimpy instructions are insufficient - and you will... (read more)