Garmin Nuvi 255W - 4.4 in. Car GPS Receiver
Price Range:$124.99 to $199.99
Find your way with confidence with this GPS that features turn-by-turn voice prompts so you can keep your eyes on the road. Up to 1,000 waypoints and customizable points of interest allow for easy navigation and route planning.
Product Review Summary
122 Reviews from Epinions.com
Apr 24, 2011
The Future of Maps
Cons: Battery LifeKeyboard is kinda confusing
I would recommend this product because of its cost and quality. Everything about this product is great. Read More at Epinions.com
May 3, 2010
Garmin nuvi 255W - An Electronic Compass
Pros: The unit gives clear instructions well in advance of any turns, etc.
Cons: Insufficient written instructions and poor website. No USB cable provided.
I recommend this unit if you require basic in-state travel assistance. It has a nice sized screen, clear voice response, and provides sufficient time to follow its instructions. Read More at Epinions.com
Jan 8, 2010
No more fighting
Pros: cheap, easy to use, very convienient
Cons: The ladies voice is a little anoying.
Very recommended because it is cheap and easy to use. Read More at Epinions.com
Oct 5, 2008
Very nice value
Pros: Easy to use.
Screen is very bright.
The detachable mount is great.
Somtimes shows county road numbers instead of names.Read More at Epinions.com
Aug 27, 2010
LOVE LOVE LOVE This GPS
Pros: Gets me everywhere I want to go!
Cons: The updates are kind of expensive. Read More at Epinions.com
Jan 31, 2010
This popular GPS can do more than I expected
Pros: Very intuitive interface, simple yet many useful features, points of interest, clear screen, pleasant voice.
Cons: Slightly too wide, power plug in back. Microsoft Streets and Trips feature problematic.
Bottom Line: After buying this GPS I found it to be more useful than I expected. My favorite feature is the points of interests which is very complete.
After buying this GPS I found it to be more useful than I expected. My favorite feature is the points of interests which is very complete.Read More at Epinions.com
Dec 20, 2009
A Garmin for where your going. A good GPS for the money
Pros: Where am I function. Cost, Flexibility, Speaker Volume
Cons: Can't program while charging off USB. Route may not be the best way to go.
Good Turn by Turn GPS with easy to view screen. Has a few quirks, but no short falls. Gets you where you are going. Read More at Epinions.com
Sep 15, 2009
Easy to Use Travel
Pros: Easy to use, Small Size, Voice Prompt, Battery Life, Affordable
I have been more than pleased with this affordable Garmin GPS. I would recommend it because of the price and the easy to use navigation system. Read More at Epinions.com
Jan 25, 2009
Excellent navigation aid
Pros: Easy to use
Locates specific things (restaurants, parks, etc)
Cons: Sometimes sends you to wrong place
Map occassionally innaccurate
Speedometer/odometer a bit off
Great and reliable navigation tool with minor limitations. Godsend when lost; but always have a backup map or plan Read More at Epinions.com
Dec 3, 2009
Great combo, low cost - high performance
Pros: Fast start up locating satellites
Nice size, compact feel despite wider screen
Cons: Poor speaker, sometimes voices are muffled
Keypad letters easily muffed
May get confused when searching
Gets you where you want to be with minimal fuss doing it. Easy of use and the very affordable price makes this one a no brainer. Read More at Epinions.com
Sep 28, 2011
Great GPS for the money
Pros: Ready to go out of the box. Easy to use and understand.
Cons: Some roads are out of date and it expensive to by a lifetime update. Read More at Epinions.com