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TomTom Go 520

alaTest has collected and analyzed 146 reviews of TomTom Go 520. The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other GPS for all reviews. Reviewers really like the reliability and design. The price and performance also get good views, but the route planning and durability get negative views.

usability, performance, price, design, reliability

durability, route planning

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other GPS the TomTom Go 520 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 81/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for TomTom Go 520

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 19 user reviews of TomTom Go 520 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.4/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other GPS on Amazon.co.uk. Reviews about the maps and screen are overall positive. The price and performance are also appreciated, but the reliability and route planning get negative reviews.

usability, performance, price, screen, maps

route planning, reliability

68% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: TomTom Go 520 Satellite Navigation System - Music Edition with UK MappingTomTom Go 520 Satellite Navigation System - Music Edition with UK Mapping

Dec, 2016

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Expert review by: (expertreviews.co.uk)

TomTom Go 520 review

 

The Go 520 may be expensive, but it's hard to see how TomTom could have made it any more desirable. TomTom's navigation and mapping software is excellent. Onscreen instructions are clear, with precise details on what to do next and when to do it.

Oct, 2007

Expert review by: (lordpercy.com)

Speak and Go - TomTom Go 520 Review

 

The all new TomTom Go 520 arrived with us and demanded that we talked to it. Speech recognition makes it to the new 3rd Generation Go and brings with it a whole host of new funky extras, we test the market leader to see if its is out front or losing...

Oct, 2007

Consumer review by: (ciao.com)

Great idea, needs some work!

 

So we all love the TomTom! But if you received the original mount for the TomTom and noticed the suction problem for the mount, you will encounter the same suction problems for this mount. Although it does increase the range in angle you may want for...

Better range

Suction cup doesn't work well

Jun, 2009

Consumer review by: Nigel (reevoo.com)

TomTom Go 520

 

Great piece of kit, had the TomTom One before till broke and then replaced with a cheap Binatone Sat Nav that could of quite easily thrown out of the window! Breathe of fresh air to get this, with more features than previous one, easy to use and like...

The only bad points really are the voice recognition - Not tried much to be fair but often comes up with somewhere completely different and probably quicker to put in destination or postcode yourself. The other one is that if not connected to car...

Sep, 2009

Consumer review by: Beverly (reevoo.com)

TomTom Go 520

 

Everything - easy to use, hassle free driving - takes you to where you want to go with no nonsense

Limited number of things can be saved under "favourites"

Sep, 2009

Consumer review by: Kirsty (reevoo.com)

TomTom Go 520

 

Gives more information

Takes longer to set up

Sep, 2009

Consumer review by: Confirmed purchaser (reevoo.com)

TomTom Go 520

 

Everything!! Saving rows, finding petrol and finding food when you are hungry!!

Would have preferred the new base

Sep, 2009

Consumer review by: Gilly (reevoo.com)

TomTom Go 520

 

This is so easy to use. I cannot read maps so this is the best £140 i have spent on a product.

Not found any so far.

Sep, 2009

Consumer review by: Bryan (reevoo.com)

TomTom Go 520

 

Clear , easy to use and full of usefull items

Go over any severe bumps in the road and the screen turns off , re-set's itself, but to the last instruction, not the one programed to do

Aug, 2009

Consumer review by: Confirmed purchaser (reevoo.com)

TomTom Go 520

 

Everything - Battery Life, Software, Ease of Use

None so far

Aug, 2009

Product Specifications

Audio

Spoken languages:- Afrikaans\n- Arabic\n- Australian English\n- Bulgarian\n- Catalan\n- Croatian\n- Czech\n- Danish\n- Dutch\n- Dutch Belgium\n- Finnish\n- French\n- German\n- Greek\n- Hungarian\n- Irish English\n- Italian\n- Lithuanian\n- New Zealand English\n- Norwegian\n- Polish\n- Portuguese\n- Portuguese Brazil\n- Serbian\n- Slovenian\n- Spanish\n- Spanish (Latin American)\n- Spanish Argentina/Latin\n- Spanish Chile\n- Swedish\n- Turkish\n- UK English\n- US English
User interface languages:- Bulgarian\n- Catalan\n- Croatian\n- Czech\n- Danish\n- Dutch\n- Estonian\n- Finnish\n- French\n- German\n- Greek\n- Hungarian\n- Italian\n- Latvian\n- Lithuanian\n- Norwegian\n- Polish\n- Portuguese\n- Slovakian\n- Slovenian\n- South African English\n- Spanish\n- Spanish (Latin American)\n- Swedish\n- Turkish\n- UK English\n- US English

Display

Native Aspect Ratio:16:9
Pixel density:109

GPS type

Bicycle: No
Motorcycle: No

Navigation

Lifetime TomTom Traffic: Yes