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Magellan SmartGPS
Mio Spirit 697LM
Top 24%4,013 points
Top 24%
Top 36%3,377 points
Top 36%
Magellan SmartGPS
Mio Spirit 697LM
Top specs, facts and figures

Magellan SmartGPS vs Mio Spirit 697LM: 34 facts in comparison

1. Has weather updates

You can access weather forecasts using the device.
Magellan SmartGPS
Mio Spirit 697LM
8% have it

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 SmartGPS
Mio Spirit 697LM
24% have it

3. 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 SmartGPS
Mio Spirit 697LM
49% have it

4. screen size

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

5. Has lifetime maps

Users are able to download the latest maps four times per year with no further fees or subscriptions.
Magellan SmartGPS
Mio Spirit 697LM
64% 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 SmartGPS
Mio Spirit 697LM
76% have it

7. thickness

5.5mm thinner.
12mm
Becker Revo.2: 7mm
17.5mm

8. Has eco-routing

This option allows users to plan environmentally friendly routes which can reduce fuel consumption.
Magellan SmartGPS
Mio Spirit 697LM
36% have it

9. 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 SmartGPS
Mio Spirit 697LM
77% have it

10. 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 SmartGPS
Mio Spirit 697LM
57% have it

11. resolution

2.94x higher resolution.
800 x 480px
TomTom VIA 1605 M: 800 x 600px
480 x 272px

12. weight

27g lighter.
212g
Garmin Nuvi 3760T: 113.4g
185g

13. Has lifetime traffic updates

The device includes a subscription to a lifetime of free traffic updates.
Magellan SmartGPS
Mio Spirit 697LM
60% have it

14. Has GPS navigation with turn-by-turn directions

The device will signal upcoming turns and prepare you, ensuring you stay on route.
Magellan SmartGPS
Mio Spirit 697LM
87% have it

15. Has pedestrian mode

The pedestrian mode optimizes the route for walking, and may also adjust arrival times to match walking, rather than driving speeds.
Magellan SmartGPS
Mio Spirit 697LM
20% have it

16. width

18mm narrower.
160mm
Garmin eTrex 30x: 54mm
142mm

17. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Magellan SmartGPS
Mio Spirit 697LM
88% have it

18. 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 SmartGPS
Mio Spirit 697LM
93% have it

19. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Magellan SmartGPS
Mio Spirit 697LM
4% have it

20. 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 SmartGPS
Mio Spirit 697LM
79% have it

21. Has speed alerts

The device will alert you of upcoming speed cameras and warn you if you exceed the current speed limit.
Magellan SmartGPS
Mio Spirit 697LM
79% have it

22. Has travel applications included

This includes useful travel information pulled from Yelp and Foursquare, such as nearest gas stations, live fuel prices and nearby traffic events.
Magellan SmartGPS
Mio Spirit 697LM
2% have it

23. has a search browser

With a search browser application you can surf the internet from your device.
Magellan SmartGPS
Mio Spirit 697LM
4% have it

24. Has lane guidance

This feature will tell the user what lane they should be in when preparing for upcoming turns or junctions.
Magellan SmartGPS
Mio Spirit 697LM
75% have it

25. Has multi route capabilities

This is the ability to have multiple “vias” per route.
Magellan SmartGPS
Mio Spirit 697LM
58% have it

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