Magellan RoadMate 1470
Magellan RoadMate 1470
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Magellan RoadMate 1470: 24 facts and highlights

1. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
4.7"
Garmin Nuvi 2798LMT-Digital: 7"

2. Has day and night mode

The brightness of the display adapts to the level of light, for example at dusk it will dim as the amount of sunlight decreases.
Magellan RoadMate 1470
24% have it

3. thickness

18mm
Becker Revo.2: 7mm

4. weight

283g
Garmin Nuvi 3760T: 113.4g

5. Has a favorites menu

Save all your favorite destinations, such as certain towns or restaurants, so you have directions ready for your next visit.
Magellan RoadMate 1470
57% have it

6. 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.
Magellan RoadMate 1470
75% have it

7. resolution

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

8. Has multi route capabilities

This is the ability to have multiple “vias” per route.
Magellan RoadMate 1470
57% have it

9. width

130mm
Garmin eTrex 30x: 54mm

10. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Magellan RoadMate 1470
95% have it

11. Has turn by turn directions

The device will signal upcoming turns and prepare you, ensuring you stay on route.
Magellan RoadMate 1470
87% have it

12. Has lane guidance

This feature will tell the user what lane they should be in when preparing for upcoming turns or junctions.
Magellan RoadMate 1470
74% have it

13. Has map editing capabilities

This means that users can add extra detail to their map or correct any wrong information.
Magellan RoadMate 1470
1% have it

14. battery life with GPS on

There is less chance that you will run out of battery during an adventure.
3h
Garmin eTrex 30x: 25h

15. has voice prompts

This feature allows the device to inform you of important information through its audio function.
Magellan RoadMate 1470
90% have it

16. Has spoken street name feature

The device will tell you what street you arrive on.
Magellan RoadMate 1470
85% have it

17. 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.
Magellan RoadMate 1470
79% have it

18. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Magellan RoadMate 1470
88% have it

19. maximum operating temperature

The maximum temperature at which the device can perform to the optimal level.
70°C
Magellan RoadMate RV9165T: 70°C

20. lowest potential operating temperature

The minimum temperature at which the device can perform to the optimal level.
-10°C
Kenwood DNX570HD: -10°C

21. Has dedicated smartphone application

You can have routes prepared on your smartphone and sync it with your device before beginning your journey.
Magellan RoadMate 1470
10% have it

22. 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.
Magellan RoadMate 1470
93% have it

23. height

85mm
Becker Ready 50 SE LMU: 19mm

24. Has a sensitive receiver

A sensitive receiver can deliver even more accurate estimations of your current position.
Magellan RoadMate 1470
63% have it

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