Re-routes fine. Basically programmed the same as other navigation systems. I guess I was expecting more bang for the buck. Street names that have been updated in RL are not reflected here, or street addys if the streets exist but have been expanded with new addresses. Would wish the volume allowed for LOUDER and also easier touch control in inputting, though it is far crisper in response to use fingernail over soft tissue of fingers for touchscreen application, and that includes the back of the nail or if you have a stylus of some sort. The voice commands doesn't incl what I thought it would, such as verbally requesting a routing to a specific address, nope, you have to input the address the same as less expensive units. What I like about a comprehensive navigation system is showing on the map the cross-streets incl the name, but this one does not do that. Beware also the RT traffic reports, which might be important for a commuter, are thru a monthly subscription.
I bought two of these GPSs for Christmas gifts. One for my daughter and one for ME! I had an older edition of this same GPS that got stolen. When I hooked it up I was happy to find a familiar yet better device. Easy touch screen, clear pictures, and the added feature of icons showing gas and food locations. Holiday travel was a breeze.
The refurbished price puts this amazing GPS in pretty much anybody's price range. First of all Garmin has the most intuitive interface of all of the major brands (I have owned them all) and this model's touchscreen is crystal clear and the touch screen is the best I have ever had in a GPS. What makes this GPS amazing is the built in dashcam which enables it to have lane departure warning and collision warning. I was skeptical how well those would work with just a single forward facing camera vs the fancy multiple cameras and radars some modern cars use but both work amazingly well. My first trip with it was from Nashville to Washington DC / Pennsylvania and back and it was everything I could have hoped for. The only reason it is getting four stars and not five is that twice over the thousands of miles I have traveled using it I have had it lock up twice. I only had to power it down and reboot it for it to work fine but one time it froze at a critical juncture in an urban area. I am not sure if the glitch has something to do with it being refurbished but I would still buy it again in a nano second. Best GPS I have ever owned!
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