Garmin Drives Value and Confidence With nüMaps
Ensure your favourite nüvi is always current with the latest map updates
Sydney, 23rdSeptember 2009- Garmin, the number one selling portable navigation device (PND) company in the world, is driving even greater value and customer choice by adding nüMaps Lifetime to its range of mapping update options.
nüMaps Lifetime joins nüMaps Onetime and nüMaps Guarantee to ensure your Garmin device maps are up-to-date with the latest information on streets, motorways and points of interest including restaurants, hotels, and petrol stations across Australia and New Zealand.
The latest in the range of nüMaps, nüMaps Lifetime is compatible with the majority^ of the nüvi satellite navigation series from Garmin. For just AUD$189 RRP, customers can purchase nüMaps Lifetime by purchasing a gift card at their local retailer and then using the product key download from www.garmin.com/activatenumaps alternatively customers can go directly to www.garmin.com.au and download it. nüMaps Lifetime enables you to download up to four map updates every year for the entire lifetime of your latest nüvi device*.
"With nüMaps, Garmin is committed to ensuring drivers have the most up-to-date and accurate mapping data so they are always getting the most of out of their device. The nüMapssuite allows you to pick the best option for your driving needs bringing choice and greater value both at the time of purchase and into the future," said Matt DeMoss, Sales and Marketing Manager for Garmin Australasia.
nüMaps Lifetime makes a great Christmas present for the gadget guy in your life who thinks he has everything.
Also available as part of the nüMap range:
nüMaps Onetime: Provides the option to purchase just one map update at a time – perfect for users that know they’ll be looking to get their hands on the latest nüvi as soon as a new range becomes available. AUD$99 RRP
nüMaps Guarantee: nüMaps Guarantee allows you to receive one free map update if a newer map becomes available within 60 days of first satellite registration. Simply register your GPS within 60 days of first acquiring satellites while driving with the device and you’ll be able to see online if a free map update is available.
 Source: Canalys research, total PND units sold worldwide Jan 07-Mar 09.
*For terms and limitations visit: https://buy.garmin.com/shop/shop.do?pID=51392&pvID=52539#requirementsTab
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Garmin International Inc. is a subsidiary of Garmin Ltd. (Nasdaq: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation. Since 1989, this group of companies has designed, manufactured, marketed and sold navigation, communication and information devices and applications – most of which are enabled by GPS technology. Garmin’s products serve automotive, mobile, wireless, outdoor recreation, marine, aviation, and OEM applications. Garmin Ltd. is incorporated in the Cayman Islands, and its principal subsidiaries are located in the United States, Taiwan and the United Kingdom. For more information, visit Garmin's virtual pressroom at www.garmin.com/pressroom or contact the Media Relations department at 913-397-8200. Garmin and nüvi are registered trademarks and ecoRoute is a trademark of Garmin Ltd. or its subsidiaries.
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