Garmin Zumo 550
Garmin Zumo 550
Top 58%103 points
Top 58%
Top specs, facts and figures

Garmin Zumo 550: 27 facts and highlights

1. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
3.5"
Garmin Nuvi 2798LMT-Digital: 7"

2. thickness

41mm
Becker Revo.2: 7mm

3. 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 Zumo 550
77% have it

4. 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 Zumo 550
75% have it

5. 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 Zumo 550
49% have it

6. weight

300.5g
Garmin Nuvi 3760T: 113.4g

7. Has music playback

The device can play mp3 music files.
Garmin Zumo 550
13% have it

8. Has an audiobook player

Allows users to download books and listen to them while on the go.
Garmin Zumo 550
14% have it

9. resolution

320 x 240px
TomTom VIA 1605 M: 800 x 600px

10. 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 Zumo 550
40% have it

11. has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
Garmin Zumo 550
8% have it

12. Has dedicated smartphone application

You can have routes prepared on your smartphone and sync it with your device before beginning your journey.
Garmin Zumo 550
10% have it

13. Has spoken street name feature

The device will tell you what street you arrive on.
Garmin Zumo 550
85% have it

14. battery life with GPS on

There is less chance that you will run out of battery during an adventure.
4h
Garmin eTrex 30x: 25h

15. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Garmin Zumo 550
95% have it

16. Has turn by turn directions

The device will signal upcoming turns and prepare you, ensuring you stay on route.
Garmin Zumo 550
87% have it

17. has voice prompts

This feature allows the device to inform you of important information through its audio function.
Garmin Zumo 550
90% have it

18. 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.
500
Garmin Rino 750: 10000

19. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Garmin Zumo 550
10% have it

20. Has map editing capabilities

This means that users can add extra detail to their map or correct any wrong information.
Garmin Zumo 550
1% have it

21. width

122mm
Garmin eTrex 30x: 54mm

22. Has multi route capabilities

This is the ability to have multiple “vias” per route.
Garmin Zumo 550
57% have it

23. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Garmin Zumo 550
88% 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 Zumo 550
79% have it

25. 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 Zumo 550
93% have it

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