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TomTom GO 50

TomTom GO 50
alaScore 98

334 reviews

Jul, 2015

alaTest has collected and analyzed 334 reviews of TomTom GO 50. The average rating for this product is 3.5/5, compared to an average rating of 3.9/5 for other GPS for all reviews. Reviewers really like the reliability and maps. The price and performance are also mentioned favorably.

usability, performance, price, maps, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other GPS the TomTom GO 50 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 98/100 = Excellent quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 334 reviews)

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for TomTom GO 50

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 7 user reviews of TomTom GO 50 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.1/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other GPS on Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers are impressed by the durability and size. The design and usability are also appreciated.

performance, usability, design, size, durability

57% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: TomTom GO 50 5-inch Sat Nav with Lifetime Western Europe Maps and Lifetime Traffic UpdatesTomTom GO 50 S Portable Vehicle GPS by TomTom

Jul, 2015

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for TomTom GO 50

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 user reviews of TomTom GO 50 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 2.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other GPS on Amazon.com. People really like the usability.

usability

0% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Tomtom Go 50 3D

Jul, 2015

Expert review by: Hugh Langley (techradar.com)

TomTom Go 50 review

 

Feature-packed, low-cost sat nav wants to be friends with your smartphone

Good value for money ; Lifetime TomTom Traffic ; Decent-size screen

Smartphone connection needed for timely info ; Resistive touchscreen

The resistive touchscreen is a little antiquated, but TomTom's Go 50 offers a lot of other good stuff in an affordable device: lifetime Traffic and European map data, weather warnings and a large 5-inch display. If you can't justify splashing out on a...

May, 2015
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Expert review by: James Morris (trustedreviews.com)

TomTom GO 50

 

Lifetime traffic and Euro map updates in an affordable 5-inch package

Lifetime TomTom Traffic ; Lifetime European maps ; Great value

Live services require smartphone connection ; Relatively low-resolution resistive touchscreen

The TomTom GO 50 marks the introduction of weather warnings, but the great value it represents for a 5-inch sat-nav is the main attraction.

Jan, 2015

Expert review by: Dominik Tomaszewski (pcadvisor.co.uk)

The TomTom Go 50 review

 

It's set apart from cheaper units by its ability to communicate with either an Android phone or an iPhone via Bluetooth in order to receive up-to-the-minute data on road conditions, and isn't limited to its built-in database of points of interest. Live...

The TomTom Go 50 is a great satnav with lots of useful features, including voice recognition that doesn't require you to touch the screen. You'll need a compatible smartphone and data tariff to make the most of it and benefit from timely information on...

Dec, 2014

Expert review by: Dominik Tomaszewski (techworld.com)

The TomTom Go 50 review

 

The TomTom Go 50 is a 5in satnav that's preloaded with maps for the whole of Europe, and has TomTom's latest interface for even faster navigation. Here's our TomTom Go 50 review.

The TomTom Go 50 is a great satnav with lots of useful features, but we'd like to see menus that are easier to use. As long as you have a compatible smartphone and tariff, you'll benefit from timely information on traffic jams and even bad weather....

Sep, 2014

Consumer review by: siempre44 (bestbuy.com.feed)

a must have for people traveling anywhere

 

I'm went on a trip out state, for the first time i was to drive over nine hours. once the location was set into the system.,at the beginning it took a little to get use to the voice command. once that initial awareness passed, i was got very confident...

Jun, 2015

Consumer review by: MKOK (bestbuy.com.feed)

Great basic GPS

 

Does what it is supposed to do - tells you how to get to where you're going. Connects to your telephone for traffic updates. Recently drove from Chicago to San Antonio and it got me there just fine with zero problems along the way.

Jun, 2015

Consumer review by: PatieCake (bestbuy.com.feed)

good update from older one

 

easier to use bigger screen gives you suggestions on addresses to use while tying in original

Jun, 2015

Consumer review by: Stretch (bestbuy.com.feed)

Good unit for a low price

 

This is a lower cost GPS which provides most of what you need. I bought it for a second car and am so far very satisfied. Daytime colors are a bit hard to see while wearing sunglasses. All in all I am satisfied with the unit. Have not had opportunity...

Jun, 2015

Consumer review by: Mike (bestbuy.com.feed)

New GPS

 

Needed a new GPS as the old one locked up. This one works great!

Jun, 2015

Consumer review by: whetrick12 (bestbuy.com.feed)

tom tom

 

great GPS system. works great and it has lifetime updates. really a very good gps for the money. very easy to use .

Jun, 2015

Product Specifications

Configuration

FM Tuner: No
Head up Display: No
Telephone Included: No
TV-Tuner: No

Connectivity

Bluetooth: Yes
Internet Connectivity: Yes
iPod Control: No
USB: Yes

Display

Display Technology:TFT Display
Monitor Format:16:9
Monitor Type:Fixed Monitor
Touchscreen:1-Point Touch

General Features

Application:Car
Category:Portable Navigation Device
Size in DIN:Not Applicable

Navigation

3D Elevation Mode: No
3D Landmarks: Yes
Lane Assistant: Yes
Map Coverage:Single continent / Single countries
Map Provider:TomTom Maps
Map Sharing: Yes
Pedestrian Mode: Yes
Reality View: Yes
Text-to-Speech: Yes
Traffic Message Channel: Yes
Voice Control:Full Voice Control

Playback

CD Player / Recorder: No
DVD Player / Recorder: No
MP3 Playback: No
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