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Garmin nuvi 2555LMT

alaTest has collected and analyzed 2187 reviews of Garmin nuvi 2555LMT. The average rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other GPS for all reviews. Reviews about the maps and screen are generally positive. The price and performance are also mentioned favorably. Some have doubts about the memory and reliability.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other GPS the Garmin nuvi 2555LMT is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 82/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Garmin nuvi 2555LMT

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1511 user reviews of Garmin nuvi 2555LMT from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other GPS on Amazon.com. Reviewers are impressed by the maps and screen. The price and performance also get good feedback. The memory and reliability get less positive opinions.

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83% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Garmin nüvi 2555LM 5-Inch Portable GPS Navigator with Lifetime Maps

May, 2016

Expert review by: Jamie Lendino (pcmag.com)

Garmin nuvi 2555LMT

 

The Garmin nüvi 2555LMT ($219.99) is a midrange personal GPS navigation device with a solid feature set, including text-to-speech, a 3D map view, and a 480-by-272-pixel, 5-inch resistive touch screen with colorful, animated map graphics.

Product not yet reviewed by PCMag editors.

Feb, 2012

Expert review by: (cnet.com)

Garmin Nuvi 2555LMT GPS receiver

 

This new Nuvi--the top of Garmin's Advanced Series of navigation devices--features not only more polished graphics, but much more user customization of the map screen, the addition of "apps," and a major overhaul of how the settings menus are...

The Garmin Nuvi 2495LMT 's updated interface makes searching for destinations and navigation both faster and more precise. Garmin's truly hands-free voice command system is one of the best in the portable navigation business. Lifetime map and traffic...

The Bluetooth connection doesn't sync with a phone's address book. Slow map rendering hinders overall performance.

With its improved interface, the Garmin Nuvi 2495LMT (Advanced Series) is as easy to use as earlier models, while offering a good blend of advanced features at a reasonable price.

Dec, 2011

Expert review by: Antuan Goodwin (cnet.com)

Garmin Nuvi Advanced review: Garmin Nuvi Advanced

 

In my review of the Garmin Nuvi 50 (Essential Series), I stated that Garmin's interface for its entry-level portable navigation devices hasn't changed much over the last decade. So color me surprised when, upon booting up the Garmin Nuvi 2495LMT, I was...

The Garmin Nuvi 2495LMT 's updated interface makes searching for destinations and navigation both faster and more precise. Garmin's truly hands-free voice command system is one of the best in the portable navigation business. Lifetime map and traffic...

The Bluetooth connection doesn't sync with a phone's address book. Slow map rendering hinders overall performance.

With its improved interface, the Garmin Nuvi 2495LMT (Advanced Series) is as easy to use as earlier models, while offering a good blend of advanced features at a reasonable price.

Dec, 2011

Expert review by: Rich Owings (gpstracklog.com)

Garmin nuvi 2555LT review

 

The Garmin nüvi 2555LT is a mid-range unit in Garmin's 2012 nuvi Advanced series line. One of the more significant refreshes in recent years, the Advanced series adds several new customization options, improved search functionality and Exit Services....

5” screen ; Strong customization options ; Exit services ; Lifetime traffic ; POIs can be displayed on the map ; Offers several choices of routes ; Extensive junction view and lane assist coverage ; Advanced detours allow you to exclude roads from...

Traffic is ad-supported and is beginning to get more intrusive with coupon icons appearing on the map screen when moving ; No powered mount

Highly recommended. Even with my love of powered mounts (missing here), the nuvi Advanced series rocks. New (and very useful) customization options, exit services and other strong features will tempt many nuvi owners to upgrade. It looks like Garmin...

Oct, 2011

Expert review by: Rich Owings (gpstracklog.com)

Garmin nuvi 2555LMT

 

The Garmin nüvi 2555LMT is a mid-range unit in Garmin's 2012 nuvi Advanced series line. One of the more significant refreshes in recent years, the Advanced series adds several new customization options, improved search functionality and Exit Services....

5” screen ; Strong customization options ; Exit services ; Lifetime map updates included ; Lifetime traffic ; POIs can be displayed on the map ; Offers several choices of routes ; Extensive junction view and lane assist coverage ; Advanced detours...

Traffic is ad-supported and is beginning to get more intrusive with coupon icons appearing on the map screen when moving ; No powered mount

Highly recommended. Even with my love of powered mounts (missing here), the nuvi Advanced series rocks. New (and very useful) customization options, exit services and other strong features will tempt many nuvi owners to upgrade. It looks like Garmin...

Oct, 2011

Consumer review by: dennphill (cnet.com)

"Just bought it - Really sorry"

 

Lousy Garmin. Big mistake to buy this model.

Lots of nice bells and whisltes...but just as good as the cheaper Nuvi that I replaced and thqt cost a lot less

Primarily TRAFFIC is AD SUPPORTED! Firest thing I had to do was turn off traffic.

Mar, 2015

Consumer review by: andrew9132 (cnet.com)

"A fantastically priced piece of garbage."

 

Don't buy the2555LMT. Get something else, but not this.

It has a wide screen.

It is ecxtremely non-user friendly; the older nuvi units are much more user friendly and easier to operate.

Sep, 2012

Consumer review by: oneupcanuck (cnet.com)

"Many great features but not all of them work properly."

 

This is a solid GPS device with most features you need. I recently took a trip to Toronto where I put many of it's features through their paces. The navigation guidance features are superb. The voice nav is very accurate and there is tons of...

The new photo-realistic junction view makes even the most intimidating interchanges a cinch to navigate. Many layouts and options can be customized. Has an "apps" section that includes a handy trip planner. Has an exit services feature.

- Screen resolution is a bit low

Jul, 2012

Consumer review by: RG (tigerdirect.com)

Best buy for the money

 

I've had mine for more than 6 months and luv it. Works great so far so good.

Oct, 2014

Consumer review by: PET_1 (tigerdirect.com)

Excelent!

 

The best

Jul, 2014