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Navigon 8450

Navigon 8450
alaScore 84

151 reviews

Sep, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 151 reviews from magazines and websites. Reviewers really like the voice guidance and screen. The performance and usability also get good opinions, whereas there are some mixed reviews about the value for money.

design, usability, performance, screen, voice guidance

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other GPS the Navigon 8450 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 84/100 = Very good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 151 reviews)

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Amazon.co.uk review summary for Navigon 8450

 

alaTest has collected and analysed 19 user reviews of Navigon 8450 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other GPS on Amazon.co.uk.

usability, screen, voice guidance

value for money

89% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Navigon 8450 5 inch Satellite Navigation with 3D European Maps and Live ServicesNavigon 8450 5 inch Satellite Navigation with 3D European Maps and Live Services

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Navigon 8450 Live Sat-Nav

 

Navigon enters the 'Live Services' fray with its 8450 sat-nav.

Because the Live Traffic uses the mobile data system to download its information rather than FM radio, updates are more reliable and frequent. It also collates data from Navigon Live devices as well as using the Trafficmaster system to provide its jam...

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Navigon 8450 Live

 

It's a not completely unfathomable fact that sat-navs often mirror the car they've been bought to navigate. TomToms are often found on the dashboards of company Audis, the Garmin nuvi 3790T looks at home in the Toyota Prius, and anything by RAC is more...

If standalone devices are to survive the onslaught of GPS-enabled mobile phones, it's not going to be by competing for extra features. The Navigon 8450 Live is impressively specced out, but we'd always choose the speed and simplicity of a Garmin nuvi...

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NAVIGON 8450 GPS for Europe

 

I bought this from Pixmania in mid October and was setting out to drive to Greece from UK. Firstly i was totally dissapointed with Pixmania as well as the product itself, when i received it i switched it on and guess what? the screen crashed and could...

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Not worth it

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NAVIGON 8450 GPS for Europe

 

Bought the Live version of this from pixmania, they no longer sell it I wonder why? If it worked or should I say when it works it does the job very well but some of the mapping is out of date even on the latest update. Invariably you lose the map...

Excellent to input Information and screen detail good

If only the screen remained on and Navigon were responsive

Product Specifications

Configuration

FM Transmitter: Yes
FM Tuner: No
Telephone Included:Handsfree Function via External Device
TV-Tuner:Input Channel for TV Tuner

Connectivity

Bluetooth: Yes
Internet Connectivity: Yes
iPod Control: No
USB: Yes

Display

Display Technology:TFT Display
Monitor Format:16:9
Monitor Type:Fixed Monitor
Touchscreen:One-Point Touch

General Features

Application:Car
Category:Portable Navigation Device
Size in DIN:Not Applicable

Navigation

3D Elevation Mode: Yes
3D Landmarks: Yes
Lane Assistant: Yes
Map Coverage:Single continent
Map Provider:Navteq
Map Sharing: No
Map Storage Medium:On board Flash Memory
Pedestrian Mode:Advanced Mode
Reality View: Yes
Text-to-Speech: Yes
Traffic Message Channel:Limited Traffic Subscription
Voice Control:Full Voice Control

Playback

CD Player / Recorder: No
DVD Player / Recorder: No
MP3 Playback: No
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