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Garmin nuvi 245

alaTest has collected and analyzed 31 reviews of Garmin nuvi 245. The average rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other GPS for all reviews. Opinions about the reliability and price are on the whole positive. The usability and performance also get good comments. Many are negative about the maps and screen.

performance, usability, price, reliability

design, screen, maps

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other GPS the Garmin nuvi 245 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 77/100 = Good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 31 reviews)

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Garmin nuvi 245

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 7 user reviews of Garmin nuvi 245 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 2.9/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other GPS on Amazon.co.uk. Some have doubts about the design.

design

57% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Garmin Nüvi 245Garmin Nüvi 245

Aug, 2016

Consumer review by: Matt245 (comet.co.uk)

Very pleased

 

Came with everything I needed to get started in the box and is really easy to input destinations. It's really fast at calculating routes, and the instructions easy to understand.

you can get started straight away

voice control would have been nice

Oct, 2012

Consumer review by: Confirmed purchaser (reevoo.com)

Garmin Nuvi 245W Sat Nav

 

accuracy

map display, not user intuitive too many steps to input changes

Dec, 2010

Consumer review by: Dul (argos.co.uk)

excellent

 

Garmin Nuvi 245 UK is very excellent sat nav. It has lot of interesting features.

Oct, 2010

Consumer review by: Philipa (argos.co.uk)

Good purchase

 

Gave this as a present to my husband when his last sat nav was stolen. He is pleased with the performance

Sep, 2010

Consumer review by: Jo (argos.co.uk)

Better than TomTom

 

I had a 2-yr-old TomTom unit which was stolen from my glovebox so I needed an affordable replacement. This Garmin is lightweight, easy to use, and picks up the satellites very quickly (compared to the TomTom which would take forever to figure out the...

Sep, 2010

Consumer review by: Catherine (argos.co.uk)

Good value for money

 

I bought this for my son,he drives lorries for a living he loves it, the only thing that disappoints him is that there isn't a setting for lorries.

Aug, 2010

Product Specifications

Configuration

FM Transmitter: No
FM Tuner: No
Head up Display: No
Telephone Included: No
TV-Tuner: No

Connectivity

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

Display

Display Technology:TFT Display
Monitor Format:16:9 / 4:3
Monitor Type:Fixed Monitor
Touchscreen:One-Point Touch

General Features

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

GPS type

Bicycle: No

Navigation

3D Elevation Mode: No
3D Landmarks:No / Yes
Emergency Help : No
Lane Assistant:No / Yes
Live Traffic Message Channel (TMC): Yes
Map Coverage:Single continent / Single countries
Map Provider:Navteq
Map Sharing: No
Pedestrian Mode:Advanced Mode / No
Reality View:No / Yes
Text-to-Speech:No / Yes
Traffic Message Channel:Traffic Info ready / Yes
Voice Control: No

Playback

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