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RoadMate 3065

alaTest has collected and analyzed 62 reviews of RoadMate 3065. The average rating for this product is 3.1/5, compared to an average rating of 3.9/5 for other GPS for all reviews. People really like the reliability and route planning. The price and performance are also appreciated. Some have doubts about the memory and maps.

usability, performance, price, route planning, reliability

size, maps, memory

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other GPS the RoadMate 3065 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 77/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 53 user reviews of RoadMate 3065 from 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 Comments about the design and screen are overall positive. The price and performance also get good views, whereas many are less positive about the memory and maps. Reviews are divided on the reliability.

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64% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Magellan RoadMate 3065 4.7-Inch Widescreen Bluetooth Portable GPS Navigator with Lifetime Traffic

Aug, 2015

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Magellan RoadMate 3065 Commuter


Design Starting with its extra-large display, the Magellan 3065 is a fairly imposing portable navigator. The unit measures 5.4 inches wide by 3.4 inches tall by 0.6 inch deep and features a 4.7-inch color resistive touch screen with a WQVGA resolution...

The Magellan RoadMate 3065 Commuter features snappy performance with fast routing and rerouting. It gets free traffic updates with a Traffic Wakeup feature that boots the device before you leave for work or home. Magellan's One Touch shortcut menu puts...

If you don't like seeing ads, you won't like the 3065's interface, as they're all over it when it's using traffic data. The ridiculously stiff windshield mount is nearly impossible to remove with one hand.

The Magellan RoadMate 3065 is a solid-performing GPS navigator that takes a unique approach to streamlining your commute with its Traffic Wakeup feature.

Jun, 2010

Expert review by: Craig Ellison (

Review: Magellan RoadMate 3065


Its specialized traffic delivery ensures that you're up-to-date on the latest snarls before you start your commute.

In redesigning the RoadMate product line, Magellan decided to add live traffic updates to all of its 2000, 3000, and 5000 series of products. While you may not like the pop-up ads that are part of the deal for the free lifetime alerts, routes based on...

Feb, 2011

Expert review by: Rich Owings (

Magellan RoadMate 3065 review


Hands on review of the Magellan RoadMate 3065 The Magellan RoadMate 3065 is a newly (spring 2010) introduced unit with a 4.7” screen, lifetime traffic, Bluetooth for hands free calling, and an innovative “Traffic Wakeup” feature that downloads traffic...

The mount has a slot for the USB power cable, so the unit connects to it as you slide it into the mount. This is the next best thing to a powered mount. I dislike having to fuss with a  mini-USB cable each time I get in the car, but I find this to be...

Jul, 2010

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Magellan RoadMate 3065


The Magellan RoadMate 3065 is a commuter-oriented GPS navigational device with some really unique features, like a live traffic receiver wake up feature. It also has some business features, like allowing you to keep track of your travels and to tag...