Garmin reignites the PND-market with 2014 portfolio

Written by Tech Desk | New Delhi | Updated: Jul 3 2014, 17:24pm hrs
Gramin mobileGarmin three PNDs -- n?vi 55LM, n?vi 65LM, and n?vi 2567LM are priced at Rs. 10,990, Rs. 14,990,
Delivering breakthrough technology packed with the latest features Up Head for advanced information right on your map and intuitive easy search of addresses and millions of points of interest, the new devices deliver an unparalleled portable navigation experience for 2014.

Garmin Corporation, a unit of Garmin Ltd., the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced the first three models in its ambitious 2014 PND-range portfolio, to bring performance with value for their Indian consumers.The three PNDs --nvi 55LM, nvi 65LM, and nvi 2567LMare priced at Rs. 10,990, Rs. 14,990,

and Rs. 17,990 respectively and will be available in market by June 27th. Demonstrating Garmins obsessive focus on incredible user friendly technology, both inside and out, packed with advanced features make these devices one of the best value ever introduced by Garmin to help strengthen its position in Indian market.

In 2013 we introduced the new era navigation to the world, but we never stopped challenging ourselves and the status quo in this category. As pioneers in satellite navigation, we continue to design and build devices that will dazzle, inspire and transformthe industry. Today Im proud to launch the most stunning, intuitive and advanced devices that the industry has seen to date. Taking the best technology and putting it into these devices challenges everything that people will expect i.e premium performance at a compelling value.saysTony An,Sales and MarketingDirector, Garmin Corporation.

Leading navigation with Garmins newly launched devicesare the perfect starting point for any journey with accurate turn-by-turn directions, high-quality off-board maps, and premium features. Planning trips is easy with the convenient multi-stop route planner that lets users add multiple destinations to a trip by means of below mentioned devices.

nuvi 55 LM:Easy-to-use dedicated GPS navigatorthat features a bright, 12.7 cmsdual-orientation display, for use horizontally or vertically. nvi 55LM enables you to keep your device up-to-date with the latest maps that Garmin has to offer, with no fees and hasLane Assistwith junction view that displays upcoming junctions and uses brightly colored arrows to indicate your proper lane. The device now accentuatesUp Head feature, you can easily find places you want like restaurants, gas stations, ATMs and shops without leaving the map.

nvi65 LM:Easy-to-use dedicated GPS navigatorthat features a bright, 15.24 cms dual-orientation display, for use horizontally or vertically. The device is compatible forTire Pressure Monitoring system (TPMS),helps in monitoring air pressure and real time tire pressure. TPMS sensor detects the tire status every3.7seconds and sends out the information every15 seconds (25km/hr); 60 seconds (static).Some of the unique features areUp Head feature, you can easily find places you want, Lane Assistguiding to the proper lane for navigation,Advanced HighwayMode telling you approaching exist on highway,New House Search Algorithmfor easier search,Text-to-speechspeaking street names in Indian English, Voice Guidance available both in Hindi and English, andGo To Office/ Go Home with a simple click.

nvi2567 LM:it is part of Garmins Advanced Series that will be the premier choice for portable navigation device. The series are equipped with new navigation assist features that will attract the market attention. Some of the unique features thatnvi2567adorns areOne Search Bar-search by POI and addresses,Quick Search List-easy searching method, by categories, saved & recent searching record,Lane Assist,Up-Head, ,Advanced HighwayMode,Natural Guidancegives navigation a human touch, Map Tools- select info to show on map; will show like a bookmark at right side of map view,Bluetooth,Hands-Free calls- showing who is calling while not blocking all your Map view andSmartphone Link a simple way to get live info, connect your smartphone with nuvi 2567LM via Bluetooth technology, accessweather information, have your phone-searched locations directly Send-to-GPS and get real-time traffic information to take most effective routes.

Additionally, to enhance the experience of travellers to historical monuments and tourist spots, the company has added a feature in the devices that will provide details of the places user is visiting. In just one click user will know everything about the historical place or the tourist spot and will help him/her in getting an informed tour of the place.

Company has also tied up withZomato.com,a website that deals with extensive information on recreational facilities, to help the customers get more information about the restaurants. The newly launched devices like other Garmin devices will have broadcast in Hindi, Indian English and 9 other Indian regional languages.