41points

Garmin Nuvi 2598

61points

Magellan SmartGPS

Garmin Nuvi 2598
Magellan SmartGPS
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Garmin Nuvi 2598 vs Magellan SmartGPS

Garmin Nuvi 2598
Magellan SmartGPS

Why is Garmin Nuvi 2598 better than Magellan SmartGPS?

  • 2h longer battery life - GPS
    ?

    2.5hvs0.5h
  • Has voice commands
    ?
  • 980 more waypoints
    ?

    1000vs20
  • 24g lighter
    ?

    188gvs212g
  • 23mm narrower
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    137mmvs160mm
  • 8mm shorter
    ?

    83mmvs91mm

Why is Magellan SmartGPS better than Garmin Nuvi 2598?

  • Has weather updates
    ?
  • 2.94x higher resolution
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    800 x 480pxvs480 x 272px
  • Has day and night mode
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  • Has a favorites menu
    ?
  • Supports Wi-Fi
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  • Has a search browser
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  • Has pedestrian mode
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  • Has travel apps included
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Price comparison

Garmin Nuvi 2598

Buy used:

$105.00

ProductStorePrice
Garmin Nuvi 2598 AmazonGarmin nüvi 2598LMTHD Advanced Series 5-...Garmin nüvi 2598LMTHD Advanced Series 5-Inch Touchscreen GPS with Bluetooth and Lifetime Maps and Traffic
Amazon logo
$199.99
Garmin Nuvi 2598 AmazonGarmin Nuvi Vehicle Power Cable
Amazon logo
$17.89
Garmin Nuvi 2598 AmazonGarmin nüvi 2597LMT 5-Inch Portable Blue...Garmin nüvi 2597LMT 5-Inch Portable Bluetooth Vehicle GPS with Lifetime Maps and Traffic (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
Amazon logo
$219.99
Garmin Nuvi 2598 AmazonGarmin Nuvi 2589LMT North America with L...Garmin Nuvi 2589LMT North America with Lifetime Map Updates and Traffic Avoidance
Amazon logo
$288.95
Garmin Nuvi 2598 AmazonGarmin Nuvi 57LM 5-Inch GPS Navigator (R...Garmin Nuvi 57LM 5-Inch GPS Navigator (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$119.95
Garmin Nuvi 2598 AmazonGarmin suction cup mount
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$22.05
Garmin Nuvi 2598 AmazonGarmin Drive 51 USA LM GPS Navigator Sys...Garmin Drive 51 USA LM GPS Navigator System with Lifetime Maps, Spoken Turn-By-Turn Directions, Direct Access, Driver Alerts, TripAdvisor and Foursquare Data
Amazon logo
$92.29
Garmin Nuvi 2598 AmazonGarmin Drive 50 USA LM GPS Navigator Sys...Garmin Drive 50 USA LM GPS Navigator System with Lifetime Maps, Spoken Turn-By-Turn Directions, Direct Access, Driver Alerts, and Foursquare Data
Amazon logo
$102.99

Magellan SmartGPS

Buy used:

$66.24

ProductStorePrice
Magellan SmartGPS AmazonGarmin DriveSmart 61 NA LMT-S with Lifet...Garmin DriveSmart 61 NA LMT-S with Lifetime Maps/Traffic, Live Parking, Bluetooth,WiFi, Smart Notifications, Voice Activation, Driver Alerts, TripAdvisor, Foursquare
Amazon logo
$179.99
Magellan SmartGPS AmazonGenuine Magellan SmartGPS 5295 Suction W...Genuine Magellan SmartGPS 5295 Suction Windshield Window Mount Car Smart GPS in Bulk Packaging
Amazon logo
$17.99
Magellan SmartGPS AmazonScreenPatronus - Compatible with Magella...ScreenPatronus - Compatible with Magellan SmartGPS RM5295 Anti Glare GPS Screen Protector (Lifetime Replacement Warranty)
Amazon logo
$5.99
Magellan SmartGPS AmazonScreenPatronus - Compatible with Magella...ScreenPatronus - Compatible with Magellan SmartGPS RM5295 Crystal Clear GPS Screen Protector (Lifetime Replacement Warranty)
Amazon logo
$5.99
Magellan SmartGPS AmazonDual Car Cigarette Lighter Charger Mount...Dual Car Cigarette Lighter Charger Mount and Holder for The Magellan SmartGPS Features 12V Adapter and Charging USB Port
Amazon logo
$21.75
Magellan SmartGPS Amazon2 in 1 USB Port and 12V Receptacle Mount...2 in 1 USB Port and 12V Receptacle Mount Holder for The Magellan SmartGPS 5390/5295 Keeps Your Device Secure in Any Car or Truck
Amazon logo
$21.74
Magellan SmartGPS AmazonGomadic Multi Port AC Home Wall Charger ...Gomadic Multi Port AC Home Wall Charger Designed for The Magellan SmartGPS 5390/5295 - Uses TipExchange to Charge up to Two Devices at Once
Amazon logo
$31.61
Magellan SmartGPS AmazonGomadic Dual DC Vehicle Auto Mini Charge...Gomadic Dual DC Vehicle Auto Mini Charger designed for the Magellan SmartGPS 5390 / 5295 - Uses Gomadic TipExchange to charge multiple devices in your car
Amazon logo
$31.55
Magellan SmartGPS Amazoncompact and retractable USB Power Port R...compact and retractable USB Power Port Ready charge cable designed for the Magellan SmartGPS 5390 / 5295 and uses TipExchange
Amazon logo
$19.69

General info

1.screen size

5"

5"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
2.has an external memory slot
Garmin Nuvi 2598
Magellan SmartGPS
The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) that enables you to extend the built-in internal storage with affordable memory modules, or easily retrieve data, such as photographs, from the memory card.
3.resolution

480 x 272px

800 x 480px

Resolution is an essential indicator of a screen's image quality, representing the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen. The resolution is given as a compound value, comprised of horizontal and vertical pixels.
4.battery life with GPS on

2.5h

0.5h

There is less chance that you will run out of battery during an adventure.
5.has a touch screen
Garmin Nuvi 2598
Magellan SmartGPS
You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
6.has a rechargeable battery
Garmin Nuvi 2598
Magellan SmartGPS
The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Connectivity

1.supports Wi-Fi
Garmin Nuvi 2598
Magellan SmartGPS
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Navigation

1.Has lifetime maps
Garmin Nuvi 2598
Magellan SmartGPS
Users are able to download the latest maps four times per year with no further fees or subscriptions.
2.Has GPS navigation with turn-by-turn directions
Garmin Nuvi 2598
Magellan SmartGPS
The device will signal upcoming turns and prepare you, ensuring you stay on route.
3.Has lifetime traffic updates
Garmin Nuvi 2598
Magellan SmartGPS
The device includes a subscription to a lifetime of free traffic updates.
4.Has multi route capabilities
Garmin Nuvi 2598
Magellan SmartGPS
This is the ability to have multiple “vias” per route.
5.Has day and night mode
Garmin Nuvi 2598
Magellan SmartGPS
The brightness of the display adapts to the level of light, for example at dusk it will dim as the amount of sunlight decreases.
6.Has route optimizer
Garmin Nuvi 2598
Magellan SmartGPS
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.

Features

1.Has weather updates
Garmin Nuvi 2598
Magellan SmartGPS
You can access weather forecasts using the device.
2.Has a favorites menu
Garmin Nuvi 2598
Magellan SmartGPS
Save all your favorite destinations, such as certain towns or restaurants, so you have directions ready for your next visit.
3.Has a dedicated smartphone app
Garmin Nuvi 2598
Magellan SmartGPS
There is a dedicated smartphone app that is designed to be used with the device.
4.has voice commands
Garmin Nuvi 2598
Magellan SmartGPS
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
5.Has voice prompts
Garmin Nuvi 2598
Magellan SmartGPS
With voice prompts, you will automatically receive information via audio messages – for instance, you may find out that the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge the device.
6.Has hands free calling
Garmin Nuvi 2598
Magellan SmartGPS
Hands free is a crucial feature for road safety, allowing you to answer calls without taking your hands off the wheel.

Price comparison

Garmin Nuvi 2598

Buy used:

$105.00

ProductStorePrice
Garmin Nuvi 2598 AmazonGarmin nüvi 2598LMTHD Advanced Series 5-...Garmin nüvi 2598LMTHD Advanced Series 5-Inch Touchscreen GPS with Bluetooth and Lifetime Maps and Traffic
Amazon logo
$199.99
Garmin Nuvi 2598 AmazonGarmin Nuvi Vehicle Power Cable
Amazon logo
$17.89
Garmin Nuvi 2598 AmazonGarmin nüvi 2597LMT 5-Inch Portable Blue...Garmin nüvi 2597LMT 5-Inch Portable Bluetooth Vehicle GPS with Lifetime Maps and Traffic (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
Amazon logo
$219.99
Garmin Nuvi 2598 AmazonGarmin Nuvi 2589LMT North America with L...Garmin Nuvi 2589LMT North America with Lifetime Map Updates and Traffic Avoidance
Amazon logo
$288.95
Garmin Nuvi 2598 AmazonGarmin Nuvi 57LM 5-Inch GPS Navigator (R...Garmin Nuvi 57LM 5-Inch GPS Navigator (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$119.95
Garmin Nuvi 2598 AmazonGarmin suction cup mount
Amazon logo
$22.05
Garmin Nuvi 2598 AmazonGarmin Drive 51 USA LM GPS Navigator Sys...Garmin Drive 51 USA LM GPS Navigator System with Lifetime Maps, Spoken Turn-By-Turn Directions, Direct Access, Driver Alerts, TripAdvisor and Foursquare Data
Amazon logo
$92.29
Garmin Nuvi 2598 AmazonGarmin Drive 50 USA LM GPS Navigator Sys...Garmin Drive 50 USA LM GPS Navigator System with Lifetime Maps, Spoken Turn-By-Turn Directions, Direct Access, Driver Alerts, and Foursquare Data
Amazon logo
$102.99

Magellan SmartGPS

Buy used:

$66.24

ProductStorePrice
Magellan SmartGPS AmazonGarmin DriveSmart 61 NA LMT-S with Lifet...Garmin DriveSmart 61 NA LMT-S with Lifetime Maps/Traffic, Live Parking, Bluetooth,WiFi, Smart Notifications, Voice Activation, Driver Alerts, TripAdvisor, Foursquare
Amazon logo
$179.99
Magellan SmartGPS AmazonGenuine Magellan SmartGPS 5295 Suction W...Genuine Magellan SmartGPS 5295 Suction Windshield Window Mount Car Smart GPS in Bulk Packaging
Amazon logo
$17.99
Magellan SmartGPS AmazonScreenPatronus - Compatible with Magella...ScreenPatronus - Compatible with Magellan SmartGPS RM5295 Anti Glare GPS Screen Protector (Lifetime Replacement Warranty)
Amazon logo
$5.99
Magellan SmartGPS AmazonScreenPatronus - Compatible with Magella...ScreenPatronus - Compatible with Magellan SmartGPS RM5295 Crystal Clear GPS Screen Protector (Lifetime Replacement Warranty)
Amazon logo
$5.99
Magellan SmartGPS AmazonDual Car Cigarette Lighter Charger Mount...Dual Car Cigarette Lighter Charger Mount and Holder for The Magellan SmartGPS Features 12V Adapter and Charging USB Port
Amazon logo
$21.75
Magellan SmartGPS Amazon2 in 1 USB Port and 12V Receptacle Mount...2 in 1 USB Port and 12V Receptacle Mount Holder for The Magellan SmartGPS 5390/5295 Keeps Your Device Secure in Any Car or Truck
Amazon logo
$21.74
Magellan SmartGPS AmazonGomadic Multi Port AC Home Wall Charger ...Gomadic Multi Port AC Home Wall Charger Designed for The Magellan SmartGPS 5390/5295 - Uses TipExchange to Charge up to Two Devices at Once
Amazon logo
$31.61
Magellan SmartGPS AmazonGomadic Dual DC Vehicle Auto Mini Charge...Gomadic Dual DC Vehicle Auto Mini Charger designed for the Magellan SmartGPS 5390 / 5295 - Uses Gomadic TipExchange to charge multiple devices in your car
Amazon logo
$31.55
Magellan SmartGPS Amazoncompact and retractable USB Power Port R...compact and retractable USB Power Port Ready charge cable designed for the Magellan SmartGPS 5390 / 5295 and uses TipExchange
Amazon logo
$19.69

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