Magellan RoadMate 5045-LM
Magellan RoadMate 5045-LM
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Magellan RoadMate 5045-LM: 26 facts and highlights

1. screen size

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

2. Has lifetime maps

Users are able to download the latest maps four times per year with no further fees or subscriptions.
Magellan RoadMate 5045-LM
63% have it

3. Has lifetime traffic updates

The device includes a subscription to a lifetime of free traffic updates.
Magellan RoadMate 5045-LM
59% have it

4. thickness

16mm
Becker Revo.2: 7mm

5. weight

181g
Garmin Nuvi 3760T: 113.4g

6. 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.
Magellan RoadMate 5045-LM
77% have it

7. 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 5045-LM
57% have it

8. 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 5045-LM
75% have it

9. resolution

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

10. battery life with GPS on

There is less chance that you will run out of battery during an adventure.
2h
Garmin eTrex 30x: 25h

11. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Magellan RoadMate 5045-LM
95% have it

12. Has map editing capabilities

This means that users can add extra detail to their map or correct any wrong information.
Magellan RoadMate 5045-LM
1% have it

13. Has turn by turn directions

The device will signal upcoming turns and prepare you, ensuring you stay on route.
Magellan RoadMate 5045-LM
87% have it

14. Has dedicated smartphone application

You can have routes prepared on your smartphone and sync it with your device before beginning your journey.
Magellan RoadMate 5045-LM
10% have it

15. Has lane guidance

This feature will tell the user what lane they should be in when preparing for upcoming turns or junctions.
Magellan RoadMate 5045-LM
74% have it

16. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Magellan RoadMate 5045-LM
88% have it

17. Has multi route capabilities

This is the ability to have multiple “vias” per route.
Magellan RoadMate 5045-LM
57% have it

18. width

143mm
Garmin eTrex 30x: 54mm

19. Has spoken street name feature

The device will tell you what street you arrive on.
Magellan RoadMate 5045-LM
85% have it

20. has voice prompts

This feature allows the device to inform you of important information through its audio function.
Magellan RoadMate 5045-LM
90% have it

21. 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 5045-LM
79% have it

22. maximum operating temperature

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

23. lowest potential operating temperature

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

24. 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 5045-LM
93% have it

25. height

89mm
Becker Ready 50 SE LMU: 19mm

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