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Navman iCN 650

alaTest has collected and analyzed 24 reviews of Navman iCN 650. The average rating for this product is 3.0/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other GPS for all reviews. Opinions about the reliability and price are generally positive. The maps and performance are also appreciated, but some have doubts about the size.

usability, performance, maps, price, reliability


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other GPS the Navman iCN 650 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 73/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 15 user reviews of Navman iCN 650 from The average user rating for this product is 2.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other GPS on Reviewers are impressed by the maps. The usability also gets good comments.

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53% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Navman iCN 650 2GB Vehicle GPS with Preloaded USA and Canada MapsNavman iCN 650 2GB Vehicle GPS with Preloaded USA and Canada Maps

Aug, 2018

Expert review by : John R. Delaney (

Navman iCN 650 review


Navman iCN 650

Maps preloaded on hard drive; remote control; easy to install; sturdy vehicle mount.

Inconsistent performance; no touch screen.

The Navman iCN 650 has everything you need to get you from point A to point B, but we expected better performance and a touch screen.

Apr, 2005

Expert review by : Bill Howard (

Navman iCN 650


The flagship of the Navman line, the iCN 650 integrates a 2GB hard drive with maps for the U.S. and Canada preinstalled.

Like the smaller TomTom GO, the iCN 650's internal battery lets you carry the unit around for several hours when you're on foot. But the array of buttons on the right (in addition to the touch screen) makes the iCN 650, at 3.0 by 6.5 by 1.5 inches,...

Feb, 2005

Expert review by : Brandon Miniman (

Navman iCN 650 In-Car Navigation System


(sponsor) INTRODUCTION The car-transferable GPS market is growing from both ends. The consumer is demanding more affordable solutions as they

Excellent performing, intuitive mapping software ; Bright screen ; Remote doesn't require direct sight ; Excellent ...

Large in size ; Pricey ; Device can be slow ; Why no VGA ; No touch screen ; No voice recognition, traffic data ; Satellite ...

Navman's moving in a positive direction by integrating a hard drive, and the SmartST navigation software is among the best-performing I've tested. But the positive movement stop there - as a discriminating consumer, ...

Sep, 2005

Product Specifications

Relax with the confidence of TeleAtlas for United States and Canada map data - combined with powerful SmartST V 3.00 3D navigation software, will give you a premier mobile GPS street mapping solution! Navman even included a windshield/dashboard mounting bracket, vehicle power adapter and remote control so you have everything you need, to know where you are, and get where you are going. Nevertheless, the iCN 650 comes with United States and Canada maps already preloaded into the unit's hard drive. There is not need to install a software and activate it, you just plug it into any car's cigarette lighter and go.

Built-in Display

Diagonal Size:3.8"
Diagonal Size (metric):9.7 cm
Resolution:320 x 240

Dimensions & Weight



Display size (HxV):3.8
Display size (HxV) (imperial):3.8

GPS Performance

Acquisition times - cold:45
Acquisition times - hot:8
Acquisition times - warm:38
Channels quantity:12
GPS accuracy - position:196.9
WAAS capability: No

GPS Software

Maps Included:Canada / USA

GPS System

GPS Functions / Services:Distance / ETA (Estimated Time of Arrival) / Speed
Receiver:12 channel
Recommended Use:Automotive
Type:GPS receiver

GPS Type

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


Model:iCN 650
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Navman


Map storage:Internal storage


Barometric altimeter: No
Electronic compass: No

Other Features

Antenna Type:Integrated GPS Flip
Basemap: Yes
Interface:IrDA, PC connection
Internal memory:2000


Processor:Intel PXA255
Processor model:Intel PXA255


Bundled software:Navman SmartST V3

Technical Details

Number of Waypoints:N