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MIO Spirit 4900 WE

MIO Spirit 4900 WE
alaScore 87

15 reviews

Dec, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 15 reviews of MIO Spirit 4900 WE. 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. Reviews about the price and screen are on the whole positive. The route planning and usability also get good comments.

usability, route planning, screen, price

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other GPS the MIO Spirit 4900 WE is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 87/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 5 user reviews of MIO Spirit 4900 WE from The average user rating for this product is 3.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other GPS on

60% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: MIO SPIRIT 4900LM WE 4.3" Western Europe Maps IQ Routes GPS Satellite Navigation System with Free Lifetime Map UpdatesMIO SPIRIT 4900LM WE 4.3" Western Europe Maps IQ Routes GPS Satellite Navigation System with Free Lifetime Map Updates

Dec, 2018

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Good little sat nav


This satellite navigation unit works well with a good choice of routes displayed on the screen so you can see the options including the estimated time of the journey before starting. The battery life seems quite short so keep it on charge throughout...

Sep, 2015

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Mio Spirit 4900


I have had a Mio satnav before and found the Mio Spirit 4900 excellent with updated features. It is easy to programme post codes into it and the directions both visually and by audio are clear. I have found the Mio Spirit 4900 good value and it was...

Sep, 2015

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Great takes all the work out map reading.


A great piece of kit, how did we ever do with out one.

Aug, 2015

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Bought this before a holiday to France and used it for all our driving. Never had any problems, satnav has lots of great features. Would definitely recommend

Jul, 2015

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Does what it says on the box


Reasonably happy with my purchase. Good clear instructions. Sticks well to windscreen. Speed restrictions not up to date though!

Jun, 2015

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Great offer


I bought this for my husband as he is a lorry driver, her was very pleased with it as it has free updates and more so because I got it free with my Tesco double-up points!

Jun, 2015

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Great value for money


Good range of features. I was attracted to it because of free lifetime map updates. Only downside is that the touch screen requires a lot of pressure to work. Great little package

Jun, 2015

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Easy to use


Brought this a month ago and have used it a few times. Easy to follow.

Jun, 2015

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Mio spirit 4900


I bought this to replace my old Navman sat nav that was well out of date and no upgrades available, although it had served me well. As I understand it Mio took over the Navman name and as so I had no hesitation in buying Mio. First impressions are...

Jun, 2015

Product Specifications


Built-in speaker(s):Y
Built-in speakers: Yes


Built-in camera: No


Color of product:Black
Form Factor:Handheld/Fixed


Backlight display: Yes
Display Diagonal:4.3
Display Resolution:480 x 272
Touch screen: Yes
Widescreen: Yes

Energy Management

Power source type:Cigar lighter

GPS Performance


GPS Type

Auto: Yes
Aviation: No
Camper/Caravan: No
Geocaching (GPS stash hunt): No
Golf: No
Marine (chartplotters, sounders): No
Outdoor (hiking, trekking): No
Sport (fitness, running): No
Truck: No


License term:Lifetime
License term in years:Lifetime
Lifetime map updates: Yes
Map coverage:All Europe / Western Europe
Maps included: Yes


Storage media type:Flash


Auto re-route: Yes
Lane guidance: Yes
Speed limits: Yes
Traffic Message Channel (TMC): No
Voice commands: No


Bluetooth: No

Ports & interfaces

AV input: No


Power source type:Cigar lighter


Built-in processor:Samsung 6443
Processor:Samsung 6443
Processor frequency:400
Processor model:Samsung 6443


Supported bands: No
Supported radio bands:Not supported

Technical Details

Announces street names: Yes
Color of product:Black
Form Factor:Handheld/Fixed
Languages support:ENG
Spoken street names:Y

Weight & Dimensions