Visit our Business Solutions website >>

Magellan Roadmate 5230-TLMB 5" Portable GPS

alaTest has collected and analyzed 301 reviews from magazines and websites. Reviews about the reliability and performance are on the whole positive. The screen and price are also appreciated. There are some less positive views about the memory.

usability, price, screen, performance, reliability

memory

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other GPS the Magellan Roadmate 5230-TLMB 5" Portable GPS is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 301 reviews)

User Reviews  

Showing 301 review(s)

Expert Reviews User Reviews
Showing 1 - 65 of 301 Show Reviews: in English

Consumer review by:

Amazon.com review summary for Magellan Roadmate 5230-TLMB 5" Portable GPS

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 55 user reviews of Magellan Roadmate 5230-TLMB 5" Portable GPS from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.1/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other GPS on Amazon.com.

usability, screen, reliability, durability, design

price

60% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Magellan RoadMate 5230T-LM 5-Inch Navigator with Lifetime Maps and Traffic

Consumer review by:

Great product, simple and easy to understand

 

I upgraded my gps from the prior model. It's easy to setup and understand directions. I used gps in Canada and USA

Consumer review by:

GREAT GPS SYSTEM

 

WE LOVED THAT IT HAD BETTER MAPING FOR THE FREEWAY SYSTEM AND LET YOU KNOW IN MORE DETAIL BEFORE TURNS, ALSO LET YOU KNOW ABOUT CAMERAS AT LIGHTS AND WARNS YOU IF YOU ARE GOING OVER THE SPEED LIMITThis product has... Large/easy to see screen, Lifetime...

HAS ALL THE THE LATEST PERKS AND PRICE WAS RIGHT

NOTHING

ADVERTISEMENT

Consumer review by:

Great navigation device!

 

I purchased a Garmin and did not like the screen layout at all and had to return the purchase! I'm happy to say I'm completely satisfied with my new Magellan Road Mate 5230T-LM! The screen layout is easier to view while driving & adding the addresses...

Consumer review by:

I am so much in love with my new Magellan.

 

I had a Tom Tom which always gave me trouble and hours of frustration. Great to get back to a much better product. I also have a hand-held Magellan Gold that I bought over 5 years ago that is still working great. Kudos to Magellan!!This product has......

Ease of use and simplicity

No comment

Consumer review by:

Recommended

 

This is user friendly, large screen, free map updates, lifetime traffic which suggests alternative route.This product has... Large/easy to see screen, Easy menus, Lifetime traffic, Free map updatesAbout me... Parent with kids

User friendly

Consumer review by:

Easy and accurate

 

This GPS was very easy to install and the maps are super easy to update .

Consumer review by:

Excellent GPS

 

what i like the most is how it shows the directions. I used to use a Tom Tom and this one is way much better.This product has... Large/easy to see screen, Easy menus, Lifetime trafficAbout me... Business Professional

Very easy to use

Consumer review by:

Great GPS

 

I really like this GPS. I find that this GPS is easy to understand and easy to use. I really like the format of the touch screen. The screen is not real big but it is still big enough to understand.This product has... Easy menus, Lifetime traffic, Free...

Easy to use

Not a giant screen

Consumer review by:

good for my purpose

 

Brand reliablity, had it before. Can trust the dirrections and alternate when necessary.This product has... Easy menus, Free map updatesAbout me... Budget Conscious

price and reliability

Consumer review by:

Works great

 

Great GPS. Works well. Gets me where I need to go.This product has... Large/easy to see screen, Easy menus, Lifetime traffic, Free map updatesAbout me... Business Professional

Easy to use, gets me where I need to go

Nothing

ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT