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Garmin ZUMO 220

alaTest has collected and analyzed 234 reviews of Garmin ZUMO 220. The average rating for this product is 3.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other GPS for all reviews. People really like the reliability and screen. The design and usability are also mentioned favorably. Views are divided on the price, while some have doubts about the maps.

performance, usability, design, screen, reliability

maps

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other GPS the Garmin ZUMO 220 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 81/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Garmin ZUMO 220

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 10 user reviews of Garmin ZUMO 220 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 2.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other GPS on Amazon.co.uk. People are impressed by the price. The performance and screen get negative comments, while opinions are divided on the usability.

price

screen, performance

40% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Garmin Zumo 220 3.5" Sat Nav for Motorcycles with UK and Full Europe Maps and BluetoothGarmin Zumo 220 3.5" Sat Nav for Motorcycles with UK and Full Europe Maps and Bluetooth

Aug, 2016

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Garmin ZUMO 220

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 user reviews of Garmin ZUMO 220 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 1.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other GPS on Amazon.com. Reviewers really like the durability, but the performance and usability get negative comments.

durability

maps, usability, performance

0% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Garmin Zumo 220 Motorcycle GPS with European map, Bluetooth, 3.5" touchscreen Waterproof - Europe maps ONLY on this unit!Garmin Zumo 220 Motorcycle GPS with European map, Bluetooth, 3.5" touchscreen Waterproof - Europe maps ONLY on this unit!

Aug, 2016

Expert review by: Rich Owings (gpstracklog.com)

Garmin zumo 220

 

The Garmin zumo 220 is an entry-level model in the motorcycle-friendly zumo line. The thin form factor unit offers many of the features of its more advanced siblings, albeit with a smaller 3.5” touchscreen. Included are lane assist, Bluetooth headset...

Sep, 2010

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Expert review by: Campbell Simpson (goodgearguide.com.au)

Garmin Zumo 220 motorcycle GPS

 

The Garmin Zumo 220 is a GPS navigator designed for motorcycles, with a rugged and weatherproof body that can resist fuel splashes and road grime. It'...

Responsive and well designed user interface, useful Bluetooth headset option for audio navigation, works equally well in a car, comprehensive feature set

Slightly shiny screen struggles in harsh lighting, poor off-axis viewing, expensive

The Garmin Zumo 220 is a motorcycle GPS that's equally at home in a car. It's easy to use and can be operated while wearing gloves, and its wide range of features like lane guidance makes it very easy to navigate with. A few motorcycle-friendly extras...

Jun, 2010

Expert review by: Campbell Simpson, <a title="PCWorld.idg.com.au" (pcadvisor.co.uk)

Garmin Zumo 220 review

 

The Garmin Zumo 220 is a GPS satnav device designed for motorcycles, with a rugged and weatherproof body that can resist fuel splashes and road grime.

The Garmin Zumo 220 is a GPS unit that's full of features. You can use it with both cars and motorcycles, and the inclusion of both mounts means you won't have to spend minutes fiddling to transfer the Zumo 220 between vehicles. The user interface is...

Jun, 2010

Consumer review by: hdatontodo (tigergps.com)

Has Some Issues

 

The Zumo 220 pairs to a Cardo Scala Rider G4 headset as a Cell Phone Device, preventing me from also pairing my cell phone to my headset. The last paired device (Zumo or phone) to the headset wins. The Erase button is not large like the alphabet and it...

Nov, 2010

Consumer review by: windsurfed (shopping.com)

Garmin Zumo 220 Great!

 

You get a lot for the Money. Comes with the Motorcycle Mount and the Automobile windshield Mount and the wiring to hard wire it into your motorcycle. A USB wire to connect to Computer. Does not come with a household wall plug charger. Also comes with...

Large Touch Screen, User Friendly. Able to shut of recalculation

Doesn't come with Household wall Charger, Mapsoure unlock a little tricky, Cost

Feb, 2011

Consumer review by: Peter T (radioshack.com)

A great product.

 

Other than the GPS on my phone, this was my first GPS unit. Purchased it for a backroads 5 day motorcycle trip with my grandson. Easy to plan the route on the computer and sync to the GPS. Great to help get back on track after detours and road...

Acquires Satellites Quickly, Easy Menus, Easy To Set Up, Large Screen, Reliable Performance, Simple Controls

Hard to read at times

Aug, 2010

Consumer review by: John (radioshack.com)

best gps ever!!

 

hands down the best gps on the marrket i would recomend anything garmin to anyone!!

Acquires Satellites Quickly, Compact, Easy Menus, Easy To Read, Easy To Set Up, Large Screen, Reliable Performance, Simple Controls

None

Jul, 2010

Product Specifications

Configuration

FM Transmitter: No
FM Tuner: No
Head up Display: No
Telephone Included:Handsfree Function via External Device
TV-Tuner: No

Connectivity

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

Display

Monitor Format:4:3
Monitor Type:Fixed Monitor
Native Aspect Ratio:4:3

General Features

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

GPS type

Bicycle: Yes
Motorcycle: Yes

Navigation

3D Elevation Mode: No
3D Landmarks: No
Lane Assistant: Yes
Map Coverage:Single continent / Single countries
Map Provider:Navteq
Map Sharing: No
Map Storage Medium:On board Memory Card
Pedestrian Mode: No
Reality View: No
Text-to-Speech:No / Yes
Traffic Message Channel:Traffic Info ready
Voice Control: No

Playback

DVD Player / Recorder: No
MP3 Playback: No
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