Although the per vehicle use of personal navigation devices in India is significantly less than the western world, the trend is catching up. In an effort to capture the market share, Garmin Corporation, a unit of Garmin Ltd., the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced the first three models in its ambitious 2014 PND-range portfolio, to bring performance with value for their Indian consumers.
The three PNDs — nüvi 55LM, nüvi 65LM, and nüvi 2567LM are priced at Rs. 10,990, Rs. 14,990, and Rs. 17,990 respectively and will be available in market by June 27th. Demonstrating Garmin’s obsessive focus on incredible user friendly technology, both inside and out, packed with advanced features make these devices one of the best value ever introduced by Garmin to help strengthen its position in Indian market.
“In 2013 we introduced the new era navigation to the world, but we never stopped challenging ourselves and the status quo in this category. As pioneers in satellite navigation, we continue to design and build devices that will dazzle, inspire and transform the industry. Today I’m proud to launch the most stunning, intuitive and advanced devices that the industry has seen to date. Taking the best technology and putting it into these devices challenges everything that people will expect i.e premium performance at a compelling value.” says Tony An, Sales and Marketing Director, Garmin Corporation.
Leading navigation with Garmin’s newly launched devices are the perfect starting point for any journey with accurate turn-by-turn directions, high-quality off-board maps, and premium features. Planning trips is easy with the convenient multi-stop route planner that lets users add multiple destinations to a trip by means of below mentioned devices.
Here is the detailed information on the models :
nuvi 55 LM: Easy-to-use dedicated GPS navigator that features a bright, 12.7 cms dual-orientation display, for use horizontally or vertically. nüvi 55LM enables you to keep your device up-to-date with the latest maps¹ that Garmin has to offer, with no fees and has Lane Assist with junction view that displays upcoming junctions and uses brightly colored arrows to indicate your proper lane. The device now accentuates Up Head feature, you can easily find places you want – like restaurants, gas stations, ATMs and shops – without leaving the map.
nüvi 65 LM: Easy-to-use dedicated GPS navigator that features a bright, 15.24 cms dual-orientation display, for use horizontally or vertically. The device is compatible for Tire Pressure Monitoring system (TPMS),helps in monitoring air pressure and real time tire pressure. TPMS sensor detects the tire status every 3.7 seconds and sends out the information every 15 seconds (25km/hr); 60 seconds (static). Some of the unique features are Up Head feature, you can easily find places you want, Lane Assist guiding to the proper lane for navigation, Advanced Highway Mode telling you approaching exist on highway, New House Search Algorithm for easier search, Text-to-speech speaking street names in Indian English, Voice Guidance available both in Hindi and English, and Go To Office/ Go Home with a simple click.
nüvi 2567 LM: it is part of Garmin’s Advanced Series that will be the premier choice for portable navigation device. The series are equipped with new navigation assist features that will attract the market attention. Some of the unique features that nüvi 2567 adorns are One Search Bar- search by POI and addresses, Quick Search List- easy searching method, by categories, saved & recent searching record, Lane Assist,Up-Head, , Advanced Highway Mode, Natural Guidance gives navigation a human touch, Map Tools – select info to show on map; will show like a bookmark at right side of map view, Bluetooth, Hands-Free calls– showing who is calling while not blocking all your Map view and Smartphone Link – a simple way to get live info, connect your smartphone with nuvi 2567LM via Bluetooth technology, access weather information, have your phone-searched locations directly Send-to-GPS and get real-time traffic information to take most effective routes.