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Garmin Nuvi 755T

alaTest has collected and analyzed 442 reviews of Garmin Nuvi 755T. The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other GPS for all reviews. People really like the maps and screen. The price and performance also get good reviews, but views about the durability and reliability are mixed.

usability, performance, price, screen, maps

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other GPS the Garmin Nuvi 755T is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 82/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 304 user reviews of Garmin Nuvi 755T from The average user rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other GPS on Reviewers really like the route planning and screen. The price and performance also get good feedback. Some have doubts about the reliability.

usability, performance, price, screen, route planning


79% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Garmin nüvi 755/755T 4.3 Inch Portable GPS Navigator with TrafficGarmin nüvi 755/755T 4.3 Inch Portable GPS Navigator with Traffic

May, 2018

Editor's Choice

Expert review by : Craig Ellison (

Garmin nüvi 755T


Garmin improves on its Editors' Choice—winning nüvi 700 series by adding new features, including free live traffic updates.

Subscription-free live traffic alerts. Lane-assist view. 3D landmarks.

Advertisements in traffic and map views.

More GPS device reviews:• Garmin DriveAssist 50LMT• Trax Play• Scout GPS (for iPhone)• InRoute (for iPhone)• Garmin U.S.A. (for iPhone)• more

Sep, 2008

Editor's Choice!

Expert review by : Craig Ellison (

Garmin nvi 755T


Until the debut of its voice-recognition-based 800 series earlier this year, Garmin's nüvi 700 series had represented the company's top-of-the line offerings. In fact, the nüvi 760, our Editors' Choice, earned one of the highest ratings we've given to...

Subscription-free live traffic alerts. Lane-assist view. 3D landmarks

Advertisements in traffic and map views

Garmin improves on its Editors' Choicewinning nüvi 700 series by adding new features, including free live traffic updates.

Sep, 2008

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Garmin nuvi 755T


If you're in the market for a full-featured personal navigation device, the nuvi 755T makes an excellent choice. It's surprisingly small and lightweight, yet has an large, very readable display. It has most of the features you're likely to need, and...

4.3 inch WQVGA LCD screen480 x 272 pixel resolutionEasy to use touchscreen interfaceFree lifetime access to traffic updates

No Bluetooth compatibility

The Garmin nuvi 755T Portable GPS navigator is Garmin's latest entry...

Nov, 2009

Expert review by : Debasis Das (

A Review of the Garmin Nuvi 755T


In this Garmin Nuvi 755T review we take look at the features that makes it the popular device it is. One of the reasons is the large 4.3 inch touchscreen, of course, but the T suffix signifies the device comes with traffic information built in. Read on...

Aug, 2010

Expert review by : Joe Eitel (

Garmin Nuvi 755T


The Garmin 700 series has always been top-of-the-line. That's why almost every release has earned high ratings from "PC Magazine." So, how could Garmin compete with their own track record? The answer can be found with their latest device: the Garmin...

Still, for many people $400 is a very high price to pay. So it's important to know whether or not the Garmin Nuvi 755T is worth the investment. And if you're unsure, you can use this article as a guide, as the upcoming sections will delve into the...

Mar, 2009

Expert review by : Fletch (

Garmin nuvi 755T Review


The nüvi 755T is a major upgrade from the older 750, and introduces free lifetime traffic, 3-D lane assist, 3-D building view, faster screen redraws, route planning, and host of other new enhancements.

The GPS I Tell My Friends To Buy

Jan, 2009

Expert review by : Rich Owings (

Garmin nuvi 755T review


Hands on with another winner from Garmin UPDATE: This model has been discontinued. For current recommendations, please refer to our auto GPS buyers guide. The Garmin nuvi 755T is a member of the high-end nuvi 7×5 series, a second-generation nuvi 700...

Oct, 2008

Expert review by : Scott Martin (

Garmin Nuvi 755T Full Review


The Garmin Nuvi 755T, 765T, 775T and 785T were recently announced and will be available on the store shelves here in the coming weeks. I was able to get my hands on a Nuvi 755T unit ahead of their launch for a review of their new offering that includes...

Sep, 2008

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Garmin Nuvi 755T


The Garmin Nuvi is not your basic GPS with an MP3 player, 3-D Maps and text-to-speech features.

Traffic guidance and maps of the United States and Canada are found on this tracking device

The sound on the Garmin Nuvi 755T can be difficult to hear

Gramin is known for making quality products that work the way you want them to work. The Garmin Nuvi 755T has a clean and simple touch screen interface for quick access to directions or points of interest you may run into along the way. IF you are...

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Cheapest High-end Garmin


There is the "newer" 1390T that you can buy from Garmin but, for my needs, that is a lesser choice primarily as it is less solidly-built/shock-resistant and it's battery offers less autonomy. Since I travel internationally, I wanted a brand and unit...

1. Garmin compatibility with lots of third-party maps, worldwide i.e. good internationally ; 2. Solid build quality ; 3. Good interface ; 4. Decent battery life

1. Clutsy interface ; 2. Lack of color scheme optionality ; 3. Not shock-resistant

Mar, 2011

Product Specifications

This Kit Includes: 1- Garmin Nuvi 755T Vehicle GPS W/4.3" LCD Touchscreen1- 4GB SDHC Memory Card (Extra Storage Space for your MP3s, Pictures and Additional Maps and Software!)1- USB SD/HC Memory Card Reader (Transfer Your MP3s, Pictures and Additional Maps and Software Faster!)1- Bean Bag Dashboard Mount (Mount Your GPS Unit Without Adhesives or Windshield Mounts, Simple Beanbag Mount Stays In Place and Works for Any GPS Unit!)1- Pack of GPS Screen Protectors (Protect Your Screen from Dust & Scratches!)More about this GPS:Navigation takes a high-tech turn with nuvi 755T, featuring lane assist. This feature guides you to the proper lane for navigation. nuvi 755T also includes preloaded maps, turn-by-turn directions that call out streets by name and lifetime traffic. Like the rest of the nuvi 705-series, this advanced navigator comes with premium features including 3-D building view, photo navigation, faster screen redraws, route planning, emergency and car locators and much more.


Run Time (Up To):5hour(s)

Built-in Display

Diagonal Size:4.3"
Diagonal Size (metric):10.9 cm
Resolution:480 x 272


Built-in camera:Y


RoHS compliance: Yes


Color of product:Black
Form Factor:Fixed / Handheld

Digital Player (PF)

Digital Player: Yes

Dimensions & Weight



Display:LCD / TFT
Display Diagonal:3 / 4.3
Display number of colors:65536 colors
Display Resolution:240 x 400 / 480 x 272
Display size (HxV):3.81 x 2.25
Display size (HxV) (imperial):3.81 x 2.25
Touch screen: Yes

Energy Management

Battery life (max):3
Battery Technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)

GPS Performance


GPS System

GPS Functions / Services:Lane Assistant
Recommended Use:Automotive
Traffic Services:MSN Direct / TMC (Traffic Message Channel)
Type:GPS receiver

GPS Type

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


Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Garmin n


Ability to add maps:Y
Map coverage:USA
Map view options:3D
Maps included:Y
Voice maps: Yes


Compatible memory cards:MicroSD (TransFlash) / SD
Internal storage capacity:4.5


3D landmarks: Yes
Auto re-route:Y / Yes
Automatic routing:Y
Barometric altimeter:Y
Choice of route setup: Yes
Electronic compass:Y
FM traffic compatible: Yes
Lane guidance:N
Live service:N
Live Traffic Message Channel (TMC):N
Photo navigation: Yes
Routes quantity:10 / 250
Speed limits: Yes
Tracklog Points:10000
Traffic Message Channel (TMC):N


Bluetooth:No / Y

Other Features

Basemap: Yes
Compatible operating systems:Windows 2000\nMac OS X 10.4 / Windows XP\nMac X
Keyboard type:Qwerty, ABC

Packaging Content

AC adapter included:Y
Cables included:USB

Ports & interfaces

Headphone outputs:1
USB connectivity:Y


Battery life (max):14 / 3
Battery Technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Power source type:Battery

Technical Details

Anti-theft function: Yes
Area calculation:Y
Calculator: Yes
FM Transmitter: Yes
Form Factor:Fixed / Handheld
Hunt/fish calendar:Y
Image viewer:Y / Yes
International Protection (IP) code:IPX7
MP3-player: Yes
Number of Waypoints:1000 / 10000
Sun & moon information:Y
World travel clock: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:0.787 / 1.61
Height:2.99 / 7.91
Weight:12.3 / 6.48
Width:2.6 / 4.8