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TomTom GO LIVE 825

alaTest has collected and analyzed 824 reviews of TomTom GO LIVE 825. 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. People really like the design and size. The screen and performance also get good comments, but some have doubts about the memory and reliability. Opinions about the durability and maps are different.

usability, performance, screen, size, design

reliability, memory

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other GPS the TomTom GO LIVE 825 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 88/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for TomTom GO LIVE 825

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 230 user reviews of TomTom GO LIVE 825 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other GPS on Amazon.co.uk. Reviews about the design and size are on the whole positive. The screen and performance also get good feedback. There are some negative opinions about the reliability and price, and there are mixed comments on the durability and maps.

usability, performance, screen, size, design

price, reliability

71% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: TomTom GO LIVE 825 5" Sat Nav with Europe Maps (45 Countries)TomTom Go Live 825M Satellite Navigation Device with Maps for 45 European Countries / 5-Inch Screen / 1 Year of Live Services / Free Maps for LifeTomTom Anti-Theft Solution for Rider Europe (v4)

May, 2016

Expert review by: Robert Mead-Green (techradar.com)

TomTom Go Live 825 review

 

Affordable connected sat nav shows rivals how it should be done

Comprehensive maps ; Live traffic updates and intelligent routing ; Simple, easy-to-use interface ; POI much improved ; Hassle-free navigation, even on complex junctions

Live services cost extra after first year ; Plenty of cheaper or free alternatives ; Touchscreen could be more responsive

Sat navs may be one of the most beneficial gadgets ever invented, but navigating your way through all the available options can be a nightmare.

Jun, 2011

Recommended!

Expert review by: James Morris (trustedreviews.com)

TomTom GO LIVE 825

 

Can the TomTom GO LIVE 825 simplify the company's offerings without dumbing down their features?

5in screen ; LIVE services ; European maps

LIVE services require subscription ; Mount not detachable

There’s nothing particularly revolutionary about TomTom’s GO LIVE 825. It bundles together features that the company already offered in other devices. In fact, it’s almost like a hybrid of the recent Via and previous GO LIVE models. But in a market...

Jun, 2011

Expert review by: Derek Fung (cnet.com.au)

TomTom Go Live 825

 

There's nothing intrinsically wrong with the TomTom Go Live 825, but where it falls down is on the question of value.

Easy to use ; HD Traffic service is free for the first year

Voice recognition is useless ; AU$69.95/year is a steep price for HD Traffic

There's nothing intrinsically wrong with the TomTom Go Live 825, but where it falls down is on the question of value. We'd pick the identically priced Garmin Nuvi 2595LMT over this TomTom, as the Garmin features free lifetime map updates and a...

Aug, 2012

Expert review by: Geoff Rabans (reviewexplorer.com)

TomTom Go Live 825 Satnav

 

The TomTom Go Live 825 satnav has been introduced by TomTom as part of their ‘connected' range of GPS devices; ‘connected' signifying their wide scale of available features.

We have to say, we were massively impressed by the TomTom Go Live 825 Europe and the only possible holes we could pick are the price – but even that can be explained by the huge array of features that come with it. The new additions of road names to...

Aug, 2011

Recommended!

Expert review by: Jonathan Bray (alphr.com)

TomTom Go Live 825

 

TomTom's new satnav is an update to our A List favourite - the Via Live - but is it as good?

Doesn’t add much to existing products, but it's still the best satnav around

Jul, 2011

Consumer review by: vanr (fingerhut.com)

tomtom go 2435 tm

 

the product says FREE lifetime trafic and map updates but the tomtom website will not accept the promational code that came with the gps site says try back later ..its been a month and im still trying

Nov, 2012

Consumer review by: Officerkeystone (fingerhut.com)

TomTom Go 4.3 GPS

 

This product doesn't provide traffic data in the Metropolitin area at all nor out in the sticks where I live. It keeps stating looking for a radio station. Otherwise it works better than the old one in giving directions.

Sep, 2012

Consumer review by: mamalzrd (fingerhut.com)

Tom Tom

 

Did not like this product at all. Was not simple to operate. Returned it.

May, 2012

Consumer review by: redrocks (fingerhut.com)

Works great

 

It does what I need it to do. I like the fact that I can if I want to talk to the gps or not if I want. I love that it rings when a traffice camera is near. I would recommend it to any one I can read it too without my glasses. Better than using the phone

Mar, 2012

Consumer review by: ALco (fingerhut.com)

TomTom

 

I agree about the video but that said this product is far superior to any other I have owned

Mar, 2012

Product Specifications

Audio Input

Connectivity Technology:Wired
Microphone Form Factor:External
Type:Microphone

Audio System

Type:Microphone

Battery

Run Time (Up To):2hour(s)

Built-in Display

Diagonal Size:3.5 / 3.5"/3.5"
Diagonal Size (metric):8.9 cm
Resolution:320 x 240

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:0.8in/2.3in
Height:3.2in/3.6in
Weight:0.7lbs/10.9oz/4.4oz
Width:3.7in/4.5in

GPS Software

Maps Included:Great Britain/Hawaii / Puerto Rico / Alaska / USA/Puerto Rico / USA / Canada/USA

GPS System

Connectivity:USB
Receiver:12 channel
Recommended Use:Automotive
Speed Camera Warning: Yes
Type:GPS receiver

Header

Manufacturer:TomTom
Model:EASE
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:TomTom/TomTom GO

Remote Control

Type: None