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Magellan Roadmate 2230T LM

Magellan Roadmate 2230T LM
alaScore 82

275 reviews

Nov, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 275 reviews of Magellan Roadmate 2230T LM. 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. Reviewers really like the maps and size. The performance and price also get good views, but there are some mixed opinions about the route planning and reliability.

usability, price, performance, size, maps

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other GPS the Magellan Roadmate 2230T LM is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 82/100 = Very good quality.

Review analysis

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Consumer review by: (tigerdirect.com)

Magellan good

 

I have owned various Magellan roadmates,,this is the best, deadly accurate, the only thing I don't like is the difficulty of updating it on the website

Feb, 2015

Consumer review by: (tigerdirect.com)

Great product at an awesome price!

 

Fast Shipping

May, 2014

Consumer review by: Surakmn (bestbuy.com)

Good performance at a reasonable price

 

Despite the GPS functions built into most smartphones, there's often significant value in having a stand alone device, especially one with all the maps stored in permanent memory. Good GPS performance. Unit gets its satellite lock pretty quickly, and...

Oct, 2015

Consumer review by: Star15 (bestbuy.com)

Not a good GPS.

 

It's very slow to pick up your location. I don't recommend this product.

Sep, 2015

Consumer review by: Greenpia (bestbuy.com)

No More Magellan GPS

 

My previous GPS was Magellan. No problem for 6 years but map update cost as much as buying new GPS, so I bought new one. What is wrong with this unit! Is it just this model? or because of Window mobile OS? (previous was not window OS). I have so much...

Aug, 2015

Consumer review by: Drummerguy (bestbuy.com)

Gps

 

I had gotten this GPS for Christmas and used it not even a month and the whole GPS wont turn on anymore

Jun, 2015

Consumer review by: highriseclown (bestbuy.com)

nice compack

 

Easy to use great battery very helpful good item for the dollar

Jun, 2015

Consumer review by: blkstn (bestbuy.com)

pretty accurate

 

I use these in my wrecker service and they do us well

May, 2015

Consumer review by: gogo (bestbuy.com)

good navigator for the price

 

Registration process with Magellan is difficult. Printed instructions are skimpy.

Apr, 2015

Consumer review by: AHYP (bestbuy.com)

Fair

 

It's do the work, but the GUI is uncomfortable comparing to Garmin's one.

Jan, 2015

Product Specifications

Audio

Built-in speaker(s):Y
Built-in speakers: Yes

Camera

Built-in camera: No

Design

Color of product:Black
Form Factor:Fixed

Display

Backlight display: Yes
Display Diagonal:4.3
Placement supported:Horizontal/Vertical
Touch screen: Yes
Touchscreen:Y
Widescreen: Yes

Energy Management

Battery life (max):2
Battery Technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Power source type:Battery

GPS Performance

Antenna: Yes
GPS accuracy - position:196.9

GPS Type

Auto: Yes
Aviation: No
Geocaching (GPS stash hunt): No

Map

Map coverage:Canada, USA
Maps included: Yes

Memory

Storage media type:Flash

Navigation

Address input:Street
Auto re-route: Yes
Live service: Yes
Points of interest:7000000
Speed limits: Yes
Traffic Message Channel (TMC): Yes

Networking

Bluetooth: No

Operational Conditions

Operating temperature (T-T):-10 - 70
Operating temperature range (T-T):-10 - 70

Packaging Content

Manual: Yes
Quick start guide: Yes

Ports & interfaces

USB 2.0 ports quantity:1

Power

Battery life (max):2
Battery Technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Power source type:Battery

Software

Mac operating systems supported: Yes

Technical Details

CD player: No
Color of product:Black
DVD player: No
Form Factor:Fixed
Interface Type:Touch Screen
MP3-player: No

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:0.583
Height:3.05
Weight:5.01
Width:4.92