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Garmin MetroGuide North America

alaTest has collected and analyzed 74 reviews from magazines and websites. Reviewers are impressed by the route planning and memory. The design and usability are also mentioned favorably, but there are some less positive opinions about the price.

usability, design, memory, route planning


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other GPS the Garmin MetroGuide North America is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 65/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 74 user reviews of Garmin MetroGuide North America from The average user rating for this product is 3.1/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other GPS on

usability, design, memory, route planning


65% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Garmin MapSource MetroGuide North America Map DVD-ROM (Windows)Garmin MetroGuide 2001 U.S.A. Street Map CD-ROM (Windows)


Product Specifications

Perfect for the urban jungle, MapSource MetroGuide North America v6 offers similar coverage as City Select, including detailed maps throughout the United States - and now full coverage of Canada and Puerto Rico. MetroGuide offers automatic route capability on the PC, and is compatible with Garmin units that do not have automatic route calculation themselves. Best of all, this product is fully unlocked! VERSION 6 FEATURES INCLUDE: Maps contain full coverage throughout the U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico, including metropolitan and rural coverage. Includes detailed maps containing highways, interstates, business and residential roads with attributes such as turn restrictions, speed categories and other navigation features. Over 5 million points of interest such as: food and drink lodging attractions entertainment shopping emergency services post offices camp grounds movie theaters and more

GPS Software

Distribution Media:CD-ROM
Product Type:GPS software


Model:North America
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:MapSource MetroGuide

PC System Requirements for GPS

OS Required:Microsoft Windows 2000 / Microsoft Windows 98 / Microsoft Windows Millennium Edition / Microsoft Windows XP