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Binatone G500

Binatone G500
alaAverage 2.4

45 reviews

Nov, 2015

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 34 reviews from magazines and websites. Reviewers are impressed by the build quality. The value for money also gets good feedback.

usability, value for money, build quality

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other GPS the G500 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 67/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 14 user reviews of Binatone G500 from The average user rating for this product is 2.1/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Miscellaneous on People are impressed by the usability and price.

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29% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Binatone G500 5-Inch Satellite Navigation with UK and ROI MappingBinatone G500 5-Inch Satellite Navigation with UK and ROI Mapping

Nov, 2015

Expert review by: Geoffrey (

Binatone G500 Black 5in


The Binatone G500

Feb, 2010

Consumer review by: sue (

not good


if you require a sat nav to tell you when the speed cameras are and what speed to do then this is the one if you want one to tell you where to go dont bother because the sat nav doesnt

Aug, 2011

Consumer review by: Simpson (

Very good product


very good product easy to set up and a good sat nav to use very clear

Jul, 2011

Consumer review by: Jay (

Not Bad -


first time i've purchased one and used one - easy to use however better off watching the road on the screen than following directions from voice as stay left tends to mean turn left and therefore you could quite often miss your turning. On the whole...

Jul, 2011

Consumer review by: kenny (

The G500


A great little helper for any moterist its my first satnav and its aesy to use and understand.

Jul, 2011

Consumer review by: shaz (

fab purchase.


found this sat nav very easy 2 use and understand..nice and slim..very happy with it..

Jul, 2011

Consumer review by: Roy (

Good value


I found this quick and easy to work out and set up. You need to charge it in your car first.

Jun, 2011

Consumer review by: Norman (

Excellent value


It worked straight out of the box, I didn't even need to look at the very comprehensive instruction book. Very simple to use and get directions for, to get to any address. Useful as well if you are not aware of the post code as guidance provided at...

Jun, 2011

Consumer review by: KwakaZ (

Worst purchase ever!


This product was certainly NOT a get up and go product! Firstly, It had no charge, so I had to sit in my car with the ignition on to set it up! This was NOT easy or user friendly - The instructions did not give you a step by step guide, and having...

Jun, 2011

Consumer review by: david (

Binatone G500 5 Inch with UK and ROI GPS Sat Nav - Black


have only used a few times it was ok but it doesn't even let me put in my own post code or my street name!!!

Jun, 2011

Product Specifications


FM Transmitter: No
FM Tuner: No
Telephone Included: No
TV-Tuner: No


Bluetooth: No
Internet Connectivity: No
iPod Control: No


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

General Features

Category:Portable Navigation Device
Size in DIN:Not Applicable


3D Elevation Mode: No
3D Landmarks: No
Map Coverage:Single continent / Single countries
Map Provider:Teleatlas
Map Sharing: No
Map Storage Medium:On board Memory Card
Pedestrian Mode: No
Text-to-Speech: No
Traffic Message Channel: No
Voice Control: No


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