Navman has launched the iCN 520 GPS system which is an upgraded version of its iCN 510 with new enhancements and advanced software capabilities. The device has a 3.5-inch QVGA touchscreen display, an integrated flip-up GPS antenna and includes a 256MB MMC memory card preloaded with a U.S. base map. It also includes a CD-ROM with the latest Tele Atlas street-level map data for the entire United States and Canada.
Other standard features of the iCN 520 include address-to-address routing, a time-saving zip code search tool, the ability to pre-select areas to avoid, a handy town-to-town routing function, complete route summary, enhanced zooming functionality, automatic and manual zoom for map detail control, Back- on-Track rerouting when off-course, day and night screen modes, an extensive POI library, and a striking 3-D map display option that truly enhances the visual navigation experience.
Clear Turn-by-Turn Audio Instructions: with user-selectable male and female voices in a choice of 9 languages; Multiple Navigation Views: 3D map view, 2D map view, quick next- maneuver icon view with 2D mini-map, and a text-based instruction list that displays the next four maneuvers; Journey Planner: allowing users to define up to 12 preplanned stops en route to their final destination; U.S. Base Map: providing details for all major interstates and highways, as well as select primary roads; Improved Routing Options: providing users with an unprecedented level of routing control including specialized options such as routing via ferries, and a sliding preference scale for options like quickest/shortest routes, preference for freeways and urban roads; My Points-of-Interest (MyPOI): enabling users to customize their iCN 520 by defining individual POIs, or downloading and importing third-party POI databases; Active My POI: user-definable alarms, notifying the approach of user- selected points of interest; Nearest POI: providing quick access to a specific POI by shortest distance (e.g. closest gas station, parking lot, emergency room, etc.); Latest Tele Atlas Map Data: including the latest road network data release for the most up-to-date navigation experience.
The Navman iCN 520 is available for $499.95.