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Garmin Nuvi 2598
Garmin Nuvi 3597LMTHD
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Top 47%
Garmin Nuvi 2598
Garmin Nuvi 3597LMTHD
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Garmin Nuvi 2598 vs Garmin Nuvi 3597LMTHD: 30 facts in comparison

1. screen size

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

2. Has lifetime maps

Users are able to download the latest maps four times per year with no further fees or subscriptions.
Garmin Nuvi 2598
Garmin Nuvi 3597LMTHD
64% have it

3. 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 2598
Garmin Nuvi 3597LMTHD
49% have it

4. 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 2598
Garmin Nuvi 3597LMTHD
57% have it

5. thickness

6mm thinner.
19mm
Becker Revo.2: 7mm
13mm

6. resolution

2.94x higher resolution.
480 x 272px
TomTom VIA 1605 M: 800 x 600px
800 x 480px

7. 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 2598
Garmin Nuvi 3597LMTHD
77% have it

8. Has lifetime traffic updates

The device includes a subscription to a lifetime of free traffic updates.
Garmin Nuvi 2598
Garmin Nuvi 3597LMTHD
60% have it

9. 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 2598
Garmin Nuvi 3597LMTHD
76% have it

10. weight

4g lighter.
188g
Garmin Nuvi 3760T: 113.4g
192g

11. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Garmin Nuvi 2598
Garmin Nuvi 3597LMTHD
96% have it

12. 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
1000

13. has voice prompts

This feature allows the device to inform you of important information through its audio function.
Garmin Nuvi 2598
Garmin Nuvi 3597LMTHD
91% have it

14. Has spoken street name feature

The device will tell you what street you arrive on.
Garmin Nuvi 2598
Garmin Nuvi 3597LMTHD
85% have it

15. has voice commands

You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
Garmin Nuvi 2598
Garmin Nuvi 3597LMTHD
22% have it

16. Has dedicated smartphone application

You can have routes prepared on your smartphone and sync it with your device before beginning your journey.
Garmin Nuvi 2598
Garmin Nuvi 3597LMTHD
11% have it

17. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Garmin Nuvi 2598
Garmin Nuvi 3597LMTHD
88% have it

18. Has lane guidance

This feature will tell the user what lane they should be in when preparing for upcoming turns or junctions.
Garmin Nuvi 2598
Garmin Nuvi 3597LMTHD
75% have it

19. 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
2h

20. Has map editing capabilities

This means that users can add extra detail to their map or correct any wrong information.
Garmin Nuvi 2598
Garmin Nuvi 3597LMTHD
1% have it

21. Has multi route capabilities

This is the ability to have multiple “vias” per route.
Garmin Nuvi 2598
Garmin Nuvi 3597LMTHD
58% have it

22. 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 2598
Garmin Nuvi 3597LMTHD
40% have it

23. Has speed alerts

The device will alert you of upcoming speed cameras and warn you if you exceed the current speed limit.
Garmin Nuvi 2598
Garmin Nuvi 3597LMTHD
79% have it

24. 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 2598
Garmin Nuvi 3597LMTHD
79% have it

25. width

1mm narrower.
137mm
Garmin eTrex 30x: 54mm
138mm

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