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From Garmin, the leader in portable GPS solutions, the StreetPilot c550 is easy to use, and rich with features. The StreetPilot c550 comes preloaded with City Navigator NT street maps and includes a large database of points of interest including motels, restaurants, gas stations, and grocery stores. The simple touch screen interface gives you excellent control over menus and settings, and with Bluetooth support, you can even use the c550 for hands-free calling using the built-in speaker and microphone.
Garmin StreetPilot C550 - 3.5 in. Car GPS Receiver
pros: Easy to use, tons of features
cons: The suction cup for the window/dash does move alot
Days of being lost are OVER
I am always getting lost no matter how good of directions someone gives me. I decided to final... See Full Review
pros: It does everything a GPS should do. Even better than expected.
cons: I have none found yet, after two weeks of ownership.
Garmin C550 - excellent product and price
I'm a Chinese business-person, and I do a lot of travelling in USA and Canada. I bought the Garmin C... See Full Review
pros: Intuitive/ease of use, features.
cons: How trips are routed over longer distances.
An Intuitive Personal Nav Device
I bought this unit, not because it was my first choice (Garmin 800 series was it), but because the d... See Full Review
pros: good battery life, sturdy mount, easy to use and view
cons: poor direction choices, sometimes gets you completely lost, slow to load
Mapquest's not so great replacement
I bought this GPS system because I travel often and quite frankly got sick of printing out maps from... See Full Review
pros: Easy to understand, user-friendly, accurate, states street name, blue-tooth enabled
cons: Big & Bulky, big lag time in calculating/recalculating
My new best friend
I got this as a Christmas gift last year and it has saved me more than once! I drive a lot for my jo... See Full Review
pros: - Can detect walk speeds - GPS sensed major delay and automatically re-routed
cons: Around high buildings you lose signal. The coverage of RTT is pathetic.
Very good GPS with bunch of features @ low price!
Price: USD 200/- Seller: Costco.com online purchase Date: Mid-May 2008 Accessories: (a) Suction cup... See Full Review
pros: Bluetooth, MP3, traffic, and turn-by-turn spoken directions in one unit / user-friendly interface
cons: Large-ish. Difficult to have the protective case on while connected.
WOW!! Garmin hits one out of the ballpark!
I was planning a road trip from Florida to Canada in the summer, with the kids and no navigator, so... See Full Review
pros: portable, gave estimated arrival time,
cons: high theft possibilities, does not tell us the current speed limit
Amazing, I was sold the first time I used it!
We opted to try this item out when we rented a car on vacation! We are very glad we did! It was amaz... See Full Review
pros: Clear Graphics & Verbal directions. Blue Tooth. EASY!
cons: Does not give the Whole map (point to point) view
Best Christmas Gift / Saved our Marriage!
My husband figured it out! And it only took four Christmases... Two boxes... One with jewelery =) &... See Full Review
pros: Great interface, most accurate of GPS's.
cons: Suction cup mount/12V cigarette lighter charger.
Good product, but....
I own this and know many who own other types of Garmin car GPS. I think it is by far superior to oth... See Full Review
|Enhanced accuracy||WAAS enabled|
|Screen Size||3.5 in.|
|Input Method||Touch Screen|
|Map capabilities||Internal, Map cartridges / Data cards|
|Resolutions||320 x 240|
|Display Size||2.8 in. x 2.1 in.|
|Display Type||LCD TFT Display|
|Special Features||Waypoint Icons, MP3 Player, 3D Map View|
|Included Software/Maps||North America Maps, Europe Maps|
|Trip calculator||Maximum speed, Odometer, Route Recalculation, Trip Timers, Real-time Traffic Reports, Detour Feature, Points-of-Interest (POI)|
|Audible Features||Voice Navigation Instructions|
|PC Interface||USB 2.0, Bluetooth|
|Antenna||Built-in, External Antenna Hookup|
|Expansion Slot Type||SD (Secure Digital) Card Slot|
|Battery Life||Up to 8 Hours|
|Family Line||Garmin StreetPilot|