30points

Garmin GPSMAP 64s

100points

Garmin Nuvi 3490LMT

Garmin GPSMAP 64s
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Garmin GPSMAP 64s vs Garmin Nuvi 3490LMT

Garmin GPSMAP 64s
Garmin Nuvi 3490LMT
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Why is Garmin GPSMAP 64s better than Garmin Nuvi 3490LMT?

  • Weather sealed
  • Can upload maps
  • 61mm narrower
    61mmvs122mm
  • Has dedicated smartphone application
  • Is dustproof and water resistant
  • Has social features
  • Has dedicated social media applications
  • Has a 3D compass

Why is Garmin Nuvi 3490LMT better than Garmin GPSMAP 64s?

  • Has day and night mode
  • Has a currency converter
  • Has route optimizer
  • Has lifetime maps
  • 1.65x bigger screen size
    4.3"vs2.6"
  • Has an emergency shortcut application
  • Has a favorites menu
  • Has route avoidance

Top specs, facts and figures

General info

1.screen size

2.6"

4.3"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Best

Garmin Nuvi 2798LMT-Digital

7"

2.thickness

36mm

9mm

Best

Becker Revo.2

7mm

3.resolution

160 x 240px

800 x 480px

Best

TomTom VIA 1605 M

800 x 600px

4.battery life with GPS on

16h

4h

There is less chance that you will run out of battery during an adventure.

Best

Garmin eTrex 30x

25h

5.weight

260.1g

118g

Best

Garmin Nuvi 3760T

113.4g

6.has an external memory slot
Garmin GPSMAP 64s
Garmin Nuvi 3490LMT

The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.

Connectivity

1.Has device to device sharing capabilities
Garmin GPSMAP 64s
Garmin Nuvi 3490LMT

This feature allows you to transfer your favorite routes or waypoints to other devices, and it makes it easier to keep your device up-to-date.

2.Automatically syncs
Garmin GPSMAP 64s
Garmin Nuvi 3490LMT

The device automatically syncs your data when in range of your computer or smartphone.

3.Syncs wirelessly
Garmin GPSMAP 64s
Garmin Nuvi 3490LMT

The device syncs all of your data wirelessly, without the need for cables.

Navigation

1.Has day and night mode
Garmin GPSMAP 64s
Garmin Nuvi 3490LMT

The brightness of the display adapts to the level of light, for example at dusk it will dim as the amount of sunlight decreases.

2.Has lifetime maps
Garmin GPSMAP 64s
Garmin Nuvi 3490LMT

Users are able to download the latest maps four times per year with no further fees or subscriptions.

3.Has route optimizer
Garmin GPSMAP 64s
Garmin Nuvi 3490LMT

If the user has many destinations planned, for example a UPS driver, they can enter in all of the destinations and the GPS will calculate the most efficient route to take, saving time and reducing fuel costs.

4.Has route avoidance
Garmin GPSMAP 64s
Garmin Nuvi 3490LMT

The device can avoid certain routes depending on the user's preference. For example, if you wish to avoid expensive toll roads then the device can design an alternative route.

5.Has lifetime traffic updates
Garmin GPSMAP 64s
Garmin Nuvi 3490LMT

The device includes a subscription to a lifetime of free traffic updates.

6.Has a sensitive receiver
Garmin GPSMAP 64s
Garmin Nuvi 3490LMT

A sensitive receiver can deliver even more accurate estimations of your current position.

Features

1.Has a currency converter
Garmin GPSMAP 64s
Garmin Nuvi 3490LMT

This allows the user to calculate currency exchange rates when passing from one country to another.

2.Has a favorites menu
Garmin GPSMAP 64s
Garmin Nuvi 3490LMT

Save all your favorite destinations, such as certain towns or restaurants, so you have directions ready for your next visit.

3.Has an audiobook player
Garmin GPSMAP 64s
Garmin Nuvi 3490LMT

Allows users to download books and listen to them while on the go.

4.Has photo viewer
Garmin GPSMAP 64s
Garmin Nuvi 3490LMT

You can upload your favorite photos to the device and always have them on hand while travelling.

5.Has an emergency shortcut application
Garmin GPSMAP 64s
Garmin Nuvi 3490LMT

In the case of an emergency the user can quickly contact the emergency services through the device.

6.Has dedicated smartphone application
Garmin GPSMAP 64s
Garmin Nuvi 3490LMT

You can have routes prepared on your smartphone and sync it with your device before beginning your journey.

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