73points

Garmin Nuvi 3490LMT

48points

Garmin Nuvi 3597LMTHD

Garmin Nuvi 3490LMT
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Garmin Nuvi 3490LMT vs Garmin Nuvi 3597LMTHD

Garmin Nuvi 3490LMT
Garmin Nuvi 3597LMTHD

Why is Garmin Nuvi 3490LMT better than Garmin Nuvi 3597LMTHD?

  • 2h longer battery life - GPS
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    4hvs2h
  • Has multi route capabilities
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  • Has day and night mode
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  • Has an emergency shortcut app
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  • Has a currency converter
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  • Has photo viewer
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  • Has an audiobook player
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  • Has pedestrian mode
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Why is Garmin Nuvi 3597LMTHD better than Garmin Nuvi 3490LMT?

  • 16.28% bigger screen size
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    5"vs4.3"

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General info

1.screen size

4.3"

5"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
2.has an external memory slot
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Garmin Nuvi 3597LMTHD
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

800 x 480px

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

4h

2h

There is less chance that you will run out of battery during an adventure.
5.has a touch screen
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Garmin Nuvi 3597LMTHD
You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
6.has a rechargeable battery
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Garmin Nuvi 3597LMTHD
The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Connectivity

1.Has device to device sharing capabilities
Garmin Nuvi 3490LMT
Garmin Nuvi 3597LMTHD
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.

Navigation

1.Has lifetime maps
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Garmin Nuvi 3597LMTHD
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
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Garmin Nuvi 3597LMTHD
The device will signal upcoming turns and prepare you, ensuring you stay on route.
3.Has lifetime traffic updates
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Garmin Nuvi 3597LMTHD
The device includes a subscription to a lifetime of free traffic updates.
4.Has multi route capabilities
Garmin Nuvi 3490LMT
Garmin Nuvi 3597LMTHD
This is the ability to have multiple “vias” per route.
5.Has day and night mode
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Garmin Nuvi 3597LMTHD
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 avoidance
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Garmin Nuvi 3597LMTHD
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.

Features

1.Has a favorites menu
Garmin Nuvi 3490LMT
Garmin Nuvi 3597LMTHD
Save all your favorite destinations, such as certain towns or restaurants, so you have directions ready for your next visit.
2.has voice commands
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Garmin Nuvi 3597LMTHD
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
3.Has an emergency shortcut app
Garmin Nuvi 3490LMT
Garmin Nuvi 3597LMTHD
In the case of an emergency the user can quickly contact the emergency services through the device.
4.Has a dedicated smartphone app
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Garmin Nuvi 3597LMTHD
There is a dedicated smartphone app that is designed to be used with the device.
5.Has a currency converter
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Garmin Nuvi 3597LMTHD
This allows the user to calculate currency exchange rates when passing from one country to another.
6.Has voice prompts
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Garmin Nuvi 3597LMTHD
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.

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