Garmin Nuvi 2517
Garmin Nuvi 2517
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Garmin Nuvi 2517: 23 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 lifetime maps

Users are able to download the latest maps four times per year with no further fees or subscriptions.
Garmin Nuvi 2517
63% have it

3. thickness

19mm
Becker Revo.2: 7mm

4. resolution

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

5. weight

188g
Garmin Nuvi 3760T: 113.4g

6. 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 2517
77% have it

7. 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 2517
49% have it

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 2517
75% have it

9. 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

10. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Garmin Nuvi 2517
95% have it

11. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Garmin Nuvi 2517
88% have it

12. Has an automatic rerouting feature

If you take a wrong turn or face heavy traffic ahead, the GPS will design a new route so that you will still arrive at your destination as quickly as possible.
Garmin Nuvi 2517
79% have it

13. has voice prompts

This feature allows the device to inform you of important information through its audio function.
Garmin Nuvi 2517
90% have it

14. Has spoken street name feature

The device will tell you what street you arrive on.
Garmin Nuvi 2517
85% have it

15. Has turn by turn directions

The device will signal upcoming turns and prepare you, ensuring you stay on route.
Garmin Nuvi 2517
87% have it

16. Has lane guidance

This feature will tell the user what lane they should be in when preparing for upcoming turns or junctions.
Garmin Nuvi 2517
74% have it

17. battery life with GPS on

There is less chance that you will run out of battery during an adventure.
2.5h
Garmin eTrex 30x: 25h

18. width

137mm
Garmin eTrex 30x: 54mm

19. Has multi route capabilities

This is the ability to have multiple “vias” per route.
Garmin Nuvi 2517
57% have it

20. Has speed alerts

The device will alert you of upcoming speed cameras and warn you if you exceed the current speed limit.
Garmin Nuvi 2517
78% have it

21. every pixel has three subpixels

The device has a display with three full subpixels per pixel, resulting in a sharp and crisp picture. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.
Garmin Nuvi 2517
93% have it

22. height

83mm
Becker Ready 50 SE LMU: 19mm

23. Has a sensitive receiver

A sensitive receiver can deliver even more accurate estimations of your current position.
Garmin Nuvi 2517
63% have it

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