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TomTom XL V3

TomTom XL V3
alaScore 81

62 reviews

Sep, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 62 reviews of TomTom XL V3. The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other GPS for all reviews. People are impressed by the design and price. The performance and screen are also mentioned favorably, but opinions are divided on the reliability.

usability, screen, performance, price, design

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other GPS the TomTom XL V3 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 81/100 = Very good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 62 reviews)

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Fast, friendly TomTom


I purchased this for my parents who have borrowed my old TomTom several times. This is a millions times is faster, doesn't lose the signal and feels much more reliable on getting you from A to B. My parents are in their late 70's and found...

Jul, 2012

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Tom Tom XL IQ Edition2


Great product, easy to use & update.

Jul, 2012

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TomTom XL


Easy to use with clear instructions. Spot on accuracy. Took us straight to a camp site in the middle of nowhere with just the postcode. Great tool!

Jul, 2012

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easy set up


It is so easy to set up! Easy to use too,and I'm rubbish with technology!! we tested it out on a known journey and it was great. The screen is very clear and easy to understand. The signal took only a few seconds to connect, overall an excellent...

Jul, 2012

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I used this to go on holiday to caravan park, it was brilliant, and when we got to caravan park it even gave directions to reception area, it very clear instructions all the way.

Jun, 2012

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Don't waste your money


Had 5 year old Tom Tom expected this new product to at least be as good as the older model. It is NOT I have trouble getting the thing to stay in the screen mount. On a trip to Dundee in Scotland it sent me all over the place. I went by instinct and...

Jun, 2012

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fanstastic buy absoulutly good bought as a present for my dad for fathers day since he broke his other one and the best thing is that it tells you the street names aswell and indicates where you are going absoulutly a fantastic product :)

Jun, 2012

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superb value


I would recommend this tom tom as it is so simple to use, set up is very easy( even I managed it) the online support once registered is brilliant and you can prepare for your journey beforehand

Jun, 2012

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TomTom XL IQ Routes Edition 2 UK and ROI 4.3in Sat Nav


The best quality of this tomtom is that it tells you that the house you are looking for is on your left or right. Also tells the street name while navigating. It's worth the price.

Jun, 2012

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Best Purchase Ever


this tom tom is the best thing i have bought for geting from a to b really easy to use it gets me to where i need to go anywhere in the uk well done tom tom,

Jun, 2012

Product Specifications


Color of product:Black
Form Factor:Fixed


Aspect Ratio:16:9
Display Diagonal:4.3
Display number of colors:65536 colours
Display Resolution:320 x 240 / 480 x 272
Native Aspect Ratio:16:9
Touch screen: Yes

Energy Management

Battery life (max):3

GPS Type

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


Voice maps: Yes


Speed limits: Yes
Traffic Message Channel (TMC): Yes


Bluetooth: No

Other Features

Basemap: Yes
Internal memory:2048

Ports & interfaces

USB 2.0 ports quantity:1


Battery life (max):3


Bundled software:TomTom HOME

Technical Details

Color of product:Black
Form Factor:Fixed
Interface Type:Touch Screen

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:0.984 / 3.27
Height:0.984 / 3.15
Weight:6 / 6.56