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Magellan RoadMate 9055
Garmin Nuvi 3590LMT
Top 43%143 points
Top 43%
Top 5%237 points
Top 5%
Magellan RoadMate 9055
Garmin Nuvi 3590LMT
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Magellan RoadMate 9055 vs Garmin Nuvi 3590LMT: 38 facts in comparison

1. screen size

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

2. 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.
Magellan RoadMate 9055
Garmin Nuvi 3590LMT
49% have it

3. Has lifetime maps

Users are able to download the latest maps four times per year with no further fees or subscriptions.
Magellan RoadMate 9055
Garmin Nuvi 3590LMT
64% have it

4. 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 9055
Garmin Nuvi 3590LMT
24% have it

5. 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 9055
Garmin Nuvi 3590LMT
76% have it

6. Has an emergency shortcut application

In the case of an emergency the user can quickly contact the emergency services through the device.
Magellan RoadMate 9055
Garmin Nuvi 3590LMT
27% have it

7. 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 9055
Garmin Nuvi 3590LMT
77% have it

8. Has an audiobook player

Allows users to download books and listen to them while on the go.
Magellan RoadMate 9055
Garmin Nuvi 3590LMT
14% have it

9. Has device to device sharing capabilities

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.
Magellan RoadMate 9055
Garmin Nuvi 3590LMT
11% have it

10. thickness

3mm thinner.
16mm
Becker Revo.2: 7mm
13mm

11. Has eco-routing

This option allows users to plan environmentally friendly routes which can reduce fuel consumption.
Magellan RoadMate 9055
Garmin Nuvi 3590LMT
36% have it

12. weight

18g lighter.
221g
Garmin Nuvi 3760T: 113.4g
203g

13. resolution

0% higher resolution.
800 x 480px
TomTom VIA 1605 M: 800 x 600px
800 x 480px

14. 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 9055
Garmin Nuvi 3590LMT
57% have it

15. Has lifetime traffic updates

The device includes a subscription to a lifetime of free traffic updates.
Magellan RoadMate 9055
Garmin Nuvi 3590LMT
60% have it

16. Has photo viewer

You can upload your favorite photos to the device and always have them on hand while travelling.
Magellan RoadMate 9055
Garmin Nuvi 3590LMT
32% have it

17. displays 3D

The device can display 3D images without the need for wearing special glasses. The display's special construction allows viewers to get a sense of an image's depth by tailoring its position to fit the user's perspective.
Magellan RoadMate 9055
Garmin Nuvi 3590LMT
24% have it

18. 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.
Magellan RoadMate 9055
Garmin Nuvi 3590LMT
40% have it

19. has voice prompts

This feature allows the device to inform you of important information through its audio function.
Magellan RoadMate 9055
Garmin Nuvi 3590LMT
91% have it

20. battery life with GPS on

There is less chance that you will run out of battery during an adventure.
0.5h
Garmin eTrex 30x: 25h
4h

21. Has lane guidance

This feature will tell the user what lane they should be in when preparing for upcoming turns or junctions.
Magellan RoadMate 9055
Garmin Nuvi 3590LMT
75% have it

22. Has spoken street name feature

The device will tell you what street you arrive on.
Magellan RoadMate 9055
Garmin Nuvi 3590LMT
85% have it

23. Has dedicated smartphone application

You can have routes prepared on your smartphone and sync it with your device before beginning your journey.
Magellan RoadMate 9055
Garmin Nuvi 3590LMT
11% have it

24. Has map editing capabilities

This means that users can add extra detail to their map or correct any wrong information.
Magellan RoadMate 9055
Garmin Nuvi 3590LMT
1% have it

25. Has multi route capabilities

This is the ability to have multiple “vias” per route.
Magellan RoadMate 9055
Garmin Nuvi 3590LMT
58% have it

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