garminsg / 07 Jun 2010
Singapore/June 10, 2010 - Garmin Corporation, a unit of Garmin Ltd., the global leader in satellite navigation, introducing free online services – RichPOI, plan your trip and travel with your Garmin nüvi without the hassle of travel books, and webmap service that enables you to locate the place or coordinate on your PC and report inconsistency on current map status for further efficient updates with verifications by map editors, that is not all, a special offer for nüvi 1460 and more free gift options for you to choose only in PC Show from 10th to 13th June.
Garmin nüvi can do more than taking you to your final destination. Explore Singapore more deeply with RichPOI that contains over 200 visit spots, check out the most popular places, where to dine, experiencing different culture. Get more detailed scenic spots information puts in-depth travel information at your fingertip. Like a trusty companion, it offers ratings and recommendations for restaurants, shopping, and tourist attractions. Get the local scoop by reading insider reviews, then tap “Go!” for turn-by-turn directions to the front door.
Through webmap you may find the location by simply type in the place or longitude and latitude, fast and convenient. It also enables you to report inconsistency on current map status for further efficient updates with verifications by map editors.
From affordable and pocket-sized to advanced feature with 5 inch wide screen navigator, you can find a nüvi that’s right for you in coming PC Show. We will present you ultra thin design with 5-inch wide-screen display nüvi 1460, 4.3-inch nüvi 1350 with larger font and 3-D icon, 3D landmarks premium navigator nüvi 765 and two affordable models, nüvi 1250 and nüvi 255w. All models has more than 1500 images junction views which provides clear direction while close to the complex junctions so that you won’t miss any important exits and preloaded maps from Navteq and Malsingmaps. With a touch of a finger, you can easily slide the screen to view map details, driving directions, and photos. You also get voice-prompted, turn-by-turn directions that speak street names to your destination. Lane assist guides you to the correct lane for an approaching turn or exit, making unfamiliar intersections and exits easy to navigate. No more guessing which lane you need to be in to make an upcoming turn. With English handwriting recognition feature can access you to find Point Of Interests more efficiently.
To get a real bargain, this is the opportunity you can’t miss. Additional product information is available at www.garmin.com.sg.
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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. Garmin, Bluechart, City Navigator, Colorado, Foretrex and Oregon are registered trademarks and Dakota, is a trademark of Garmin Ltd. or its subsidiaries.
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