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Garmin NÜVI 2589 LM

alaTest has collected and analyzed 350 reviews of Garmin NÜVI 2589 LM. The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other GPS for all reviews. Views about the design and price are on the whole positive. The performance and size also get good comments, whereas the route planning and reliability get critical reviews.

usability, size, performance, price, design

reliability, route planning

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other GPS the Garmin NÜVI 2589 LM is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 91/100 = Excellent quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Garmin NÜVI 2589 LM

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 26 user reviews of Garmin NÜVI 2589 LM from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other GPS on Amazon.co.uk. Views about the size and design are generally positive. The price and performance are also mentioned favorably, but many are critical about the route planning and reliability.

usability, performance, price, design, size

reliability, route planning

92% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Garmin nuvi 2589LM 5" Sat Nav with UK and Full Europe Maps, Free Lifetime Map Updates and BluetoothGarmin nuvi 2589LM 5" Sat Nav with UK and Full Europe Maps, Free Lifetime Map Updates and Bluetooth

Oct, 2018

Expert review by (which.co.uk)

Garmin 2589LM review

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The Garmin 2589LM is a mid-range sat nav with a 5-inch screen, lifetime map updates and voice recognition, allowing you to tell it where you want to go without having to take your hands off the wheel. It's no longer at the cutting-edge of Garmin sat...

Nov, 2014

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Garmin nuvi 2589LM

 

stil learning how to operate adding favourites and voice control

Jul, 2017

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Garmin nuvi 2589LM

 

Voice command control works well for me, including to unprogrammed destinations As the whole point is to not get driving licence points, this is good. 5 inch screen plenty big enough. Blue to phone also then works by voice command.

Speed limit database is good but not perfect, watch out. This might get cured by update - but no Linux update is a negative for me. Garmin Express is Windows or Mac only. On completing a bluetooth/voice controlled mobile call, hanging up seems to...

Jun, 2017

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Garmin nuvi 2589LM

 

Does not come with the correct receiver for the 'free' traffic.

Jun, 2017

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Garmin nuvi 2589LM

 

I find the visual much easier to follow than my previous sat nav

Jun, 2017

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

Garmin Nuvi 2589LM 5 Inch Lifetime Maps & Traffic Full EU.

 

" not had it long going to spain I will test it then "

Nov, 2015

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

Garmin Nuvi 2589LM 5 Inch Lifetime Maps & Traffic Full EU

 

This is just as good as my previous garmin

Oct, 2015

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

Garmin Nuvi 2589LM 5 Inch Lifetime Maps & Traffic Full EU.

 

" This is just as good as my previous garmin "

Oct, 2015

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

Great for the price

 

Bought this sat nav as my other broke.Small bought does the job fine.Great product for the money.

Oct, 2015

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

Great for the price

 

" Bought this sat nav as my other broke.Small bought does the job fine.Great product for the money. "

Oct, 2015
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Product Specifications

Audio

Built-in speaker(s):Y
Built-in speakers: Yes

Camera

Built-in camera: No

Design

Color of product:Black
Form Factor:Fixed

Display

Backlight display: Yes
Display:TFT
Display Diagonal:5
Display Resolution:480 x 272
Display size (HxV):4.4 x 2.5
Display size (HxV) (imperial):4.4 x 2.5
Touch screen: Yes
Touchscreen:Y
Widescreen: Yes

Energy Management

Battery life (max):2
Battery Technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Power source type:Battery

GPS Performance

Antenna:Internal

GPS Type

Auto: Yes
Aviation: No
Camper/Caravan: No
Geocaching (GPS stash hunt): No
Golf: No
Marine (chartplotters, sounders): No
Outdoor (hiking, trekking): No
Sport (fitness, running): No
Truck:No / Yes

GPS type

Bicycle:N

Map

Map coverage:All Europe / Eastern Europe, Western Europe
Maps included: Yes
Voice maps: Yes

Memory

Compatible memory cards:MicroSD (TransFlash)
Storage media type:Flash / Flash, SSD

Navigation

Auto re-route: Yes
Automatic routing: Yes
House numbers: Yes
Lane guidance: Yes
Speed limits: Yes
Traffic Message Channel (TMC): Yes
Voice commands: Yes

Networking

Bluetooth: Yes

Packaging Content

Cables included:AC, USB
Quick start guide: Yes

Packaging Data

Package dimensions (WxDxH):6.57 x 3.23 x 6.57
Package weight:17.6

Power

Battery life (max):2
Battery Technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Power source type:Battery

Radio

Supported bands: No
Supported radio bands:Not supported

Technical Details

Announces street names: Yes
Color of product:Black
Form Factor:Fixed
Number of Waypoints:1000
Spoken street names:Y
Waypoints: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:0.701 / 0.709
Height:3.3 / 3.31
Weight:6.49
Width:5.43 / 5.51