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Preloaded with City Navigator NT street maps, the Nüvi 260W receiver helps you find your destination in no time. With a large POI database, this Garmin automotive GPS receiver lets you easily locate hotels, restaurants, fuel stops, ATMs and more. The turn-by-turn voice direction feature of this Garmin GPS device lets you keep your eyes on the road, while you are driving. The compact design of the Nüvi 260W receiver allows you to carry it wherever you go, as it easily fits in your pocket or purse. For security purposes, this Garmin automotive GPS receiver offers a Garmin Lock feature that prevents theft. Innovative routing features, such as auto re-route, route setup and route avoidance in this Garmin GPS device, let you find the best route to your destination.
Garmin nuvi 260W Automotive Mountable
pros: screen size, accuracy, user-friendly interface, price
cons: text-to-speech quality, signal acquisition
Very Good Product at the $100 price
I bought my Garmin nuvi 260W on Amazon for $99.99 + free shipping and I find it a great GPS for... See Full Review
pros: Intuitive interface, easy to navigate, points of interest, clear screen.
cons: No “Go Home”, no “ecoRoute”, looses satellite too often, Microsoft Streets and Trips feature problematic.
Nüvi 260W GPS; an older model similar to the Nüvi 255W GPS
I am not a big fan of GPS devices because I am pretty good with directions and I also like to have t... See Full Review
pros: Compact, sleek, extremely useful, good battery life, can be a lifesaver
cons: Expensive to upgrade maps
Garmin 260W - Charting the Unknown
I received the Garmin 260W GPS unit as a gift upon moving to a new city with which I was relatively... See Full Review
pros: Accurate, mount,inexpensive, feature content, easy to use.
cons: Prehistoric graphics, lock feature is useless, no physical volume control.
Garmin Nuvi 260W - The 680 on a budget.
I have a few Garmin's in my GPS arsenal, all of which have proved to be reliable, accurate, and for... See Full Review
pros: Easy to use, good map set, wide screen, text-to-speech, compact size, reasonable price.
cons: Instructions? What instructions? And where is the USB cable? Tiny "Reset" button.
Searching for North-Up (Updated 12-08)
Updated with a Post-Script, December 2008 Garmin's nüvi 260W The nüvi 260W is one of Garmin's basic,... See Full Review
|Expansion Slot Type||SD (Secure Digital) Card Slot|
|Battery Type and Quantity||Lithium-ion Battery|
|Compatible PDA OS||Windows 2000|
|Plug-in Interface||Secure Digital (SD)|
|Features||3D Map View|
|Audible Features||Voice Navigation Instructions|
|Included Software/Maps||Puerto Rico|
|Trip calculator||Points-of-Interest (POI)|
|Resolutions||480 x 272|
|Map Capabilities||Download maps|
|Number of Channels||12 Channels|
|User Interface||Touch Screen|