Automotive

2010

Magazine/Body Product Award Date
T3
“It's speedy mapping makes it a wise investment”
nüvi 1690 4* September
Stuff
“Worth every penny and cheaper than its rivals”
nüvi 1690 5* September
Smartphone and PDA Essentials
“its lightweight and wafer thin profile really does give it the edge”
nüvi 3790T Group Test Winner September
CrowdedBrain.co.uk
“the 3790T is certainly one sexy piece of kit!”
nüvi 3790T Editor’s Choice August
Fast Bikes
“it can be wired into your bike very simply”
zumo 220 Best Buy August
Max Power
“there’s a massive number of useful features”
nüvi 3700   August
Fast Car
“the best looking sat nav we’ve ever clapped eyes on”
nüvi 3700   August
The Institute of Transport Management Garmin Automotive Navigation Company 2010 July
AutoCar
“Sat navs don’t get more exclusive or stylish”
nüvi 3790T   July
Computing Which?
Placed at number one spot
nüvi 1490T 73% July
Bike
“It’s the GPS system for grown ups”
zumo 660 4/5 Stars June
Bike
“I think it’s indestructible”
zumo 550 4/5 Stars June
Auto Express
“Super slim, great functionality”
nüvi 3790T 4/5 stars June
Max Power
“It’s always making sure you’re on the fastest route”
nüvi 1490TV   June
T3
“Best cheap live services”
nüvi 1690T   June
Express
“Unbeatable, excellent top-of-the-range model”
nüvi 1690T   June
Which? Magazine nüvi 1690 Best Buy & top of category June
Stuff nüvi 1690 Hot Buy March
Fast Car nüvi 1390T Five Stars February
Sunday Times
"...the zumo 660 remains the best for British bikers"
zumo 660   January
Trusted Review nüvi 1690 Highly recommended January

2009

Magazine/Body Product Award Date
Which? nüvi 1490T Best Buy December
MSN Cars nüvi 1490T Best Buy December
Which? nüvi 1310 Best Buy December
Which? nüvi 1210 Best Buy December
Smartphones Essentials nüvi 1390T Readers' award November
Mobile Electronic News nüvi 1370 Gold award October
Green Fleet Awards ecoRoute IT Innovation October
Fast Car Magazine nüvi 1200 Five Stars September
Macworld nüvi 765T Editor's Choice August
T3 Magazine nüvi 1240 Best Serious Navigation July
Sorted Magazine nüvi 765T Top buy June
Ride Magazine zumo 550 Best Buy June
Auto Express nüvi 265W Highly commended May
Which? Magazine nüvi 765T Best Buy April 
PDA Essentials nüvi 265WT Best Sat Nav April 
Which? Magazine nüvi 860T Best Buy January

2008

Magazine / Body
Product
Award
Date
MSN Cars nüvi 765T Best Premium Buy September
Auto Express nüvi 760T Best Buy - sat-nav of the year 2008
BBC Focus nüvi 205WT Best Buy December
Which? Magazine nüvi 205W Exceptional Value December
Which? Magazine nüvi 205W Best Buy December
Which? Magazine nüvi 660 Which? Money Saver December
Sorted Magazine nüvi 265T Star Buy December
PDA Essentials & GPS Advisor nüvi 265T Best Budget Buy November
Which? Magazine nüvi 205W Best Buy November
PDA Essentials nüvi 255WT Best Buy November
Which? Magazine nüvi 205WT Exceptional Value September
Windows Vista Magazine nuvi 765T Best Buy 2008

Sports & Fitness

2010

Magazine/Body Product Award Date
Triathletes World Forerunner 310XT Great Upgrade August
Smartphone & PDA Essentials Edge 705 Editor's Choice August
Running Free Forerunner 110 Editor's Choice July
The Sun
“This is simple to use and sensational”
Forerunner 110 5* July
220 Triathlon
"The sell of this device is its simplicity and reliable measuring at an affordable price”
Forerunner 110 Editors Choice July
Runners World
“An encyclopaedia of useful data”
Forerunner 310XT 6 of the Best Watches June
Running Fitness
“the FR60 is excellent value”
FR60 42/50 June
The Independent
“This is your own personal trainer”
Forerunner 405CX The 50 Best Fitness Essentials June
Runners World Forerunner 310XT Personal Best Award June
T3 Magazine
“Seemingly endless functionality”
Forerunner 310XT Test Winner May
T3 Magazine
“Every runner I know has one of these strapped to their wrist”
Forerunner 310XT Top 5 May
Cycling Plus
“A smart piece of kit”
Edge 500 Editors Choice 9/10 April
220 Triathlon
“I find it invaluable when training for specific races”
Forerunner 405 Treasured Tri Possession April
       
220 Triathlon
“Knocked last years victors into 2nd place”
Forerunner 310XT Innovative product of the year April
Daily Express
“Will keep you at a steady pace”
Forerunner with HRM Don’t leave home without April
Mens Health
“It’s like having a personal trainer on your wrist”
Forerunner 305 8/10 April
Men’s Fitness
“Easy to read data fields and useful graphics”
Forerunner 405CX Best in Test April
Cycling Plus Edge 500 Editor's Choice April
220 Triathlon Edge 500 Editor's Choice March
Women’s Fitness
“Great for outdoor sports”
Forerunner 310XT 8 of the best HRM 4* March
220 Triathlon
“The best things really do come in small packages and this compact Edge 500 is a gem”
Edge 500 Editors Choice March
Motor Caravan Magazine
“It has ground breaking cycling technology”
Edge 705 1 to Win March
Yorkshire Post
“Forerunner 405CX is a sleek watch”
Forerunner 405CX Best Buy March
Cycling Plus Forerunner 310XT Editors’ Choice February

2009

Magazine/Body Product Award Date
Stuff Forerunner 310XT Sat Nav of the Year Highly commended October 2009
Runners World Forerunner 405 Editor's Choice 2009
Runners World Forerunner 50 Best Overall Product 2009
Tri247.com Edge 705 A List Award 2009
Runners World Forerunner 405 Personal Best Awards 2009
Stuff Forerunner 310XT Best Gadget September 2009
220Triathlon Forerunner 310XT Best On Test September 2009
220Triathlon FR 60 Best Buy September 2009
T3 Forerunner 405 Best For All Round Training May 2009
Stuff Edge 705 Five Stars March 2009
Runners World Forerunner 50 Best Gadget 2009
Tri247.com Edge 705 A List Award 2009
Runners World Forerunner 405 Personal Best Award 2009

2008

Magazine / Body
Product
Award
Date
What Mountain Bike Edge 705 Gold Award 2008
What Mountain Bike Edge 705 Gold Award 2008
Runners World Forerunner 405 Editor's Choice 2008

Outdoor

2010

Magazine/Body Product Award Date
Trail
“An excellent choice for hill walkers”
GPSMAP 62 5* September
Country Walking Etrex H Best budget buy August
Country Walking Best Non-OS Mapping Device Vista HCX August
Mens Fitness
“Simple touch screen navigation”
Oregon 550T 5* July
Smartphone & PDA Essentials    Foretrex 401 Best Rugged GPS devices May
Walk Magazine Garmin handheld range Best walking gadget March
Trail
“Good value entry level GPS”
Dakota 20 Used and abused March
Fall-line
“Useful navigation tool that’s easy to use”
Foretrex 401 Tried and tested February
The Times
“The slickest GPS to date”, “Impossible to get lost”
Foretrex 401 Good Gear February
Cycle Plus Dakota 20 Editor's Choice January
       
Trail
"A true all rounder"
Oregon 550T Group Test 4.2/5 January

2009

Magazine/Body Product Award Date
Ordnance Survey Oregon 300 (with Garmin GB Discoverer mapping) Most Innovative Product in Navigation Sector Award 2009
Walk Reader Awards Oregon 300 Gold Star Award 2009
Outdoor Industry Awards Dakota 20 Industry Award 2009
Country Walking Magazine eTrex Vista HCx Best in Test 2009
Country Walking Magazine eTrex H Highly Commended 2009
The Independent Oregon 400T Essential Kit 2009
Ordnance Survey Awards Garmin GB Discoverer Mapping Most Innovative Product
In Navigation
2009

Golf

2010

Magazine/Body Product Award Date
National Club Golfer
"The screen is really vivid and clear”
G5 NCG Silver Medal September
Today’s Golfer Approach G3 Boy's Toys August
National Club Golfer
“Like having a professionally caddy alongside you”
A5Approach G5 Reviewed August

Mobile

2010

Magazine/Body Product Award Date
Smartphone and PDA Essentials M10 Buyers Guide August
Shortlist M10 Must Own Gadget July
Smartphone and PDA Essentials A50 Essential Previews May

Marine

2010

Magazine/Body Product Award Date
Boat Mart
“The Garmin 450t is a rarity as it has dented my cynicism about marine electronics”
Oregon 450T Tiny but Tough August
PBO
“Top-of-the-range of the Garmin stand-alone fishfinders”
Garmin 400C Best Stand Alone Buy August
Sailing Today
“Key menu changes and simples key strokes”
GPSMAP 556 Premium Product August
Sailing Today GPSMAP 78 4* August
Yachts and Yachting
“An excellent piece of kit that deserves a place in any inshore or offshore raceboat”.
GPSMAP 78   August
Sailing Today
“Can be mistreated without fear”
GPSmap 556/556s Premium Product August
Sports boat and RIB
“It’s another class act”
GPSMAP 78   July
Classic Boat
“One of the most user-friendly systems on them market”
GSMAP 5000 Onboard Product Test July
Sailing Today
“The best thing since slices bread”
NMEA 2000 Gear on test June
Motor Boats GPSMAP 750 New Gear April
Sports boat and RIB
“very reliable”
VHF 200i 6 of the best March

2009

Magazine/Body Product Award Date
Sailing Today GPSmap 5008 Premium Buy 2009

2008

Magazine/Body Product Award Date
Sailing Today Oregon 300 Best Buy December
Sports Boat and Rib GPSmap 5015 Kit of The Month October

Aviation

2010

Magazine/Body Product Award Date
Loop
“Garmin is Simplifying the way a pilot uses a glass cockpit”
Garmin 3000 First Look August

2009

Magazine/Body Product Award Date
Aerokurier Garmin Best Brands 2009 (Avionics) 2009

2008

Magazine/Body Product Award Date
Civil Aviation Authority Garmin Europe Approved to Maintain Products and Issue Related Certificates of Release to Service 2008

Corporate

Awards

Magazine/Body Product Award Date
Department for Transport Garmin Europe Known Consignor Status Award 2009
Classic FM Garmin Europe Red F Award For Advert of Quarter 2008
Hampshire Business Awards Garmin Europe International Trade Award 2008
Canalys.com Garmin Europe Global Leader in Satellite Navigation 2008
Hampshire Business Awards Garmin Europe Highly commended 2008
Frost & Sullivan Awards Garmin Europe Competitive strategy & leadership of
the year
2008
LRQA Garmin Europe ISO 14001: 2004 Environmental Management System Standard 2008
LRQA Garmin Europe OHSAS 18001: 2007 Safety Management System Standard 2008
US Department of Transport Garmin Europe Air Agency Certificate 2007