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Garmin nuvi 215

Garmin nuvi 215
alaScore 81

113 reviews

Sep, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 113 reviews from magazines and websites. People really like the screen and build quality. The performance and value for money are also appreciated.

usability, value for money, performance, build quality, screen

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other GPS the Garmin nuvi 215 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 81/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analysed 105 user reviews of Garmin nuvi 215 from The average user rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other GPS on

usability, value for money, performance, screen, build quality

93% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

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Garmin Nuvi 215 review


Is Garmin's new entry-level satnav going in the right direction?

Bright touchscreen ; Well-priced ; Useful features

A little slow to locate ; Speed camera locations cost extra

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Garmin nuvi 215 Sat-Nav


Garmin's nuvi 215 sat-nav works well and is easy to use but how does it compare to its rivals?

Each category has a further menu layer underneath and, by default, listings are shown relative to your current location, with the closest first. The restaurant listing is far from complete and a few petrol stations are listed which no longer exist but...


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Garmin nuvi 215 review


The Garmin nuvi 215 is a compact device which can easily be slipped into your pocket. It has a 3.5-inch, 320x240 pixel resolution touchscreen. It also has a sturdy build and the screen offers good visibility outdoors. The back of the device has one...

It may not be the cheapest GPS device for what it offers but its excellent guidance on the road means the Garmin nuvi 215 deserves consideration.

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GARMIN nuvi 215


Basic and compact GPS device that excels in offering navigational guidance. It is a bit overpriced for what it offers though.

Good Reception ; Simple and Clean Interface ; Good Build Quality ; Bluetooth Handsfree Option ; Loud Voice Guidance Volume

No Media Playback ; Costly for what it offers

It may not be the cheapest GPS device for what it offers but its excellent guidance on the road deserves appreciation.

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Garmin nuvi 215 - Garmin Sat Nav


Garmin nuvi 215 is preloaded with maps of the UK and Ireland with an easy-to-use full colour 3.5-inch touchscreen and speed cameras locations.

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sat nav


so far so good bought this for my husband easy set up.He seems happy with it.

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garmin nuvi 215


had the garmin nuvi 200 loved it but it broke, bought the 215 and love it even more than the 200. vertually same map and search features but its great as a hands free for my phone. so as i switch it on it picks up my phone with full address book, so...