TomTom VIA 1605 M
TomTom VIA 1605 M
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TomTom VIA 1605 M: 26 facts and highlights

1. Has lifetime maps

Users are able to download the latest maps four times per year with no further fees or subscriptions.
TomTom VIA 1605 M
63% have it

2. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
6"
Garmin Nuvi 2798LMT-Digital: 7"

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.
TomTom VIA 1605 M
77% have it

4. 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.
TomTom VIA 1605 M
49% have it

5. weight

269g
Garmin Nuvi 3760T: 113.4g

6. thickness

35mm
Becker Revo.2: 7mm

7. Has eco-routing

This option allows users to plan environmentally friendly routes which can reduce fuel consumption.
TomTom VIA 1605 M
36% have it

8. Has an emergency shortcut application

In the case of an emergency the user can quickly contact the emergency services through the device.
TomTom VIA 1605 M
26% have it

9. 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.
TomTom VIA 1605 M
75% have it

10. resolution

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

11. 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.
TomTom VIA 1605 M
79% have it

12. width

157mm
Garmin eTrex 30x: 54mm

13. Has speed alerts

The device will alert you of upcoming speed cameras and warn you if you exceed the current speed limit.
TomTom VIA 1605 M
78% have it

14. has USB mass storage support

It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
TomTom VIA 1605 M
8% have it

15. battery life with GPS on

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

16. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
TomTom VIA 1605 M
95% have it

17. Has spoken street name feature

The device will tell you what street you arrive on.
TomTom VIA 1605 M
85% have it

18. Has lane guidance

This feature will tell the user what lane they should be in when preparing for upcoming turns or junctions.
TomTom VIA 1605 M
74% have it

19. points of interest

A point of interest, or POI, is a specific location that someone may find useful or interesting, for example a famous museum or landmark.
6000000
Clarion NX302E: 12000000

20. has voice prompts

This feature allows the device to inform you of important information through its audio function.
TomTom VIA 1605 M
90% have it

21. Has turn by turn directions

The device will signal upcoming turns and prepare you, ensuring you stay on route.
TomTom VIA 1605 M
87% have it

22. Has multi route capabilities

This is the ability to have multiple “vias” per route.
TomTom VIA 1605 M
57% have it

23. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
TomTom VIA 1605 M
88% have it

24. included maps

This is the number of maps already uploaded to the device when you first buy it e.g. covering the U.S.A, Canada and Mexico.
3
Becker Ready 50 LMU Plus: 47

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.
TomTom VIA 1605 M
93% have it

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