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Magellan RoadMate 2045T-LM 4.3-inch GPS Navigation System with Lifetime Maps & Traffic
Magellan RoadMate 2045T-LM Automobile Portable GPS Navigator
ITEM#: 13943573The Magellan RoadMate 2045T-LM is a premium 4.3" navigator packed with features, including lifetime maps updates, the exclusive Magellan OneTouch favorites menu, free lifetime traffic alerts, highway lane assist, built-in AAA TourBook, and much more.
- Manufacturer: Mitac International Corporation
- Part Number: RM2045SGLUC
- Manufacturer Website Address: http://www.mitac.com
- Brand: Magellan
- Line: RoadMate
- Product: 2045T-LM
- Name: RoadMate 2045T-LM Automobile Portable GPS Navigator
- Product Type: Automobile Portable GPS Navigator
- Navigation Instructions: Text-to-Speech
- Built-in Devices: Speaker
- Features: Auto Re-route
- Memory Card Supported: microSD Card
- Screen Size: 4.3"
- Graphic Mode: WQVGA
- Max Battery Run Time: 2 Hour
- Form Factor: Mountable
- Height: 3.3"
- Width: 5"
- Depth: 0.6"
- Weight (Approx): 5.20 oz
|Battery Run Time||Up to 2 Hours|
|Car GPS InstallationType||Portable|
|GPS Car Feature||Touchscreen|
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DO NOT PURCHASE !! I've owned Magellan in the past and was excited about this purchase. It did not hold its power for 2 hours, even though it was pre-charged and in my auto charger. I returned it - another was sent to me -and the exact same thing happened. That had to be returned also. I WILL NEVER AGAIN PURCAHSE MAGELLAN !!Read More
I like the price on this GPS and the fact that it comes with Lifetime updates but the touch screen is slow to respond. Also some direction given are not to the closet location. I work in San Jose and when I set a destination for San Francisco the freeway entrance was a two blocks from me but the device sent me to a freeway entrance two miles away and this was after updates.Read More
what a deal for the price and functions. Lifetime maps and traffic. Can't beat it!!Read More
Out of the box this is a likeable GPS. I bought this particular unit for its Lifetime Maps. Upon updating the GPS for the first time it crashed the software. I followed the directions but Customer Service (friendly) said they have problems with Windows 7. In 2013 if it doesn't work with Windows 7 I'd call that a problem. I had to send the unit back to factory for update. Lost money for shipping. I received the unit back after a couple weeks. I checked the unit and a new map for 2013 was already out but not on my updated unit. I tried to update the map following all the precaution (firewall and anti-virus off) but it still crashed the software. I asked a coworker who was still using Windows XP to run the update for me, and the update worked fine. I like the unit, customer service was good but this is a Lifetime Maps product that I can't update it on my computer using an OS that came out years ago. I would have to send the GPS back to the factory for each update. I gave this product Fair due to Lifetime maps update problem and updaing software failure. Otherwise would be Very Good I don't recommend this product if you have to send it back to factory for update. Disappointing.Read More
Good gps. It will take some getting used to as its different from my old one, but its a good one.Read More
Great GPS. It has got me to quite a few obscure places thus far. I have encountered a couple of instances where the map did not have the correct name of the street but many streets have more than one name locally so I can't knock it for it. A word of caution though... if you deviate from the directed path it will drive you nuts telling you to make U-turns to get back on track.Read More
This is a small, easy to use, information filled GPS with free traffic and maps for life. Magellan gives MUCH better directions than TomTom or Garmin! I will caution you that the first updates take a long time to install. This GPS has all the features that I love like traffic and alternative routes and estimated time distance etc. except it does have the speed limits.Read More
I have been using this product for a couple weeks now; it works quite well.Read More
I love the magellan GPS's, everyone in my famiiy has one.Read More
Have only used it twice so far but have been very pleased with it!Read More
Questions & Answers
Yes this item comes with a Vehicle Power Adapter.
Yea it does come with car adapter as well as USB connection.
Does this product include a windshield mount?
It does not.
Are lifetime map updates free?
Yes they are.
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