You can choose routing preferences (fastest, no tolls, or most fuel-efficient) and sometimes get real-time traffic info.
The system works via satellite and can be set to show icons for gas stations or hospitals, or direct you to points of interest like national parks or tourist attractions.
Using GPS (global positioning system) is a fact of modern life—whether it's on your smartphone, built into your car, or as a stand-alone portable navigation device that can be moved from car to car.
Most of us are familiar with how GPS makes travel easier.
While the answers may appear simple, the testing was thorough and The Most Wanted Handheld GPS winner was put through the paces rain and shine to give you the insight you need to make your buying decision.
Left to right: While the notable features seem nearly identical for three of the four units, in testing we were able to dig past the features you might read on the box or the manufacturer's website.
Which means accuracy and number of courses pre-loaded doesn't make a device stand out.
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