Garmin Nuvi 1490LMT
Garmin Nuvi 1490LMT
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Garmin Nuvi 1490LMT: 33 facts and highlights

1. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
5"
Garmin Nuvi 2798LMT-Digital: 7"

2. Has a currency converter

This allows the user to calculate currency exchange rates when passing from one country to another.
Garmin Nuvi 1490LMT
16% have it

3. Has lifetime maps

Users are able to download the latest maps four times per year with no further fees or subscriptions.
Garmin Nuvi 1490LMT
63% have it

4. has an external memory slot

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.
Garmin Nuvi 1490LMT
77% have it

5. Has a favorites menu

Save all your favorite destinations, such as certain towns or restaurants, so you have directions ready for your next visit.
Garmin Nuvi 1490LMT
57% have it

6. Has lifetime traffic updates

The device includes a subscription to a lifetime of free traffic updates.
Garmin Nuvi 1490LMT
59% have it

7. resolution

480 x 272px
TomTom VIA 1605 M: 800 x 600px

8. Has route avoidance

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.
Garmin Nuvi 1490LMT
75% have it

9. Has route optimizer

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.
Garmin Nuvi 1490LMT
49% have it

10. thickness

16mm
Becker Revo.2: 7mm

11. weight

221.1g
Garmin Nuvi 3760T: 113.4g

12. Has eco-routing

This option allows users to plan environmentally friendly routes which can reduce fuel consumption.
Garmin Nuvi 1490LMT
36% have it

13. Has photo viewer

You can upload your favorite photos to the device and always have them on hand while travelling.
Garmin Nuvi 1490LMT
31% have it

14. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Garmin Nuvi 1490LMT
88% have it

15. Has lane guidance

This feature will tell the user what lane they should be in when preparing for upcoming turns or junctions.
Garmin Nuvi 1490LMT
74% have it

16. Has hands free calling

Hands free is a crucial feature for road safety, allowing you to answer calls without taking your hands off the wheel.
Garmin Nuvi 1490LMT
40% have it

17. battery life with GPS on

There is less chance that you will run out of battery during an adventure.
3h
Garmin eTrex 30x: 25h

18. Has map editing capabilities

This means that users can add extra detail to their map or correct any wrong information.
Garmin Nuvi 1490LMT
1% have it

19. Has speed alerts

The device will alert you of upcoming speed cameras and warn you if you exceed the current speed limit.
Garmin Nuvi 1490LMT
78% have it

20. Has spoken street name feature

The device will tell you what street you arrive on.
Garmin Nuvi 1490LMT
85% have it

21. Has multi route capabilities

This is the ability to have multiple “vias” per route.
Garmin Nuvi 1490LMT
57% have it

22. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Garmin Nuvi 1490LMT
95% have it

23. Has turn by turn directions

The device will signal upcoming turns and prepare you, ensuring you stay on route.
Garmin Nuvi 1490LMT
87% have it

24. has voice prompts

This feature allows the device to inform you of important information through its audio function.
Garmin Nuvi 1490LMT
90% have it

25. waypoints

Waypoints are locations or landmarks worth recording and storing in your GPS. These are locations you may later want to return to, for example favorite restaurants, bars etc.
1000
Garmin Rino 750: 10000

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