Following are the difference features between Garmin nuvi 255W and nuvi 265WT
|Garmin nuvi 255W||Garmin nuvi 265WT|
|The Difference Features||1. Bluetooth® wireless technology (connect to your phone for hands-free calling)|
2. FM traffic compatible (receiver and lifetime traffic included)
|Amazon’s Customer Reviews The most helpful favorable review|
Garmin Nuvi 255w
I actually could not decide between the Garmin Nuvi 255w or the 750 model, so I decided to buy them both for comparison. I mounted them both to my car windshield and gave them various addresses to find together. I found that both models took the same routes and announced upcoming turns and street names at practically the same time. One thing I noticed about the 255w was…read more
Good unit for the price
Spent a weekend reviewing various GPS devices to replace my less than 1 year old Mio C320 (avoid these like the plague) that had its battery die about 4 months after purchase. Went back and forth along the entire line of Garmin devices, and finally settled on this one for the blue tooth and traffic, neither of which I’ll probably hardly ever use, but nice to have when I…read more
|Amazon’s Customer Reviews The most critical favorable review|
Not a bad little unit, but a few quirks
I purchased the Nuvi for my Jeep Wrangler. I had a factory GPS unit in my Toyota 4Runner that I loved… the Nuvi 255W appealed due the size of the unit and one’s ability to remove it from the car and carry it around as a hand held if walking city streets. It was also appealing because it offered ‘elevation contours’ at higher zoom levels so you got some feeling of the… read more
Map database leaves something to be desired.
I got this unit for Christmas, 2008. Although this is the first GPS that I’ve owned, I’ve been passenger on many trips with a friend who has Nuvi 350 so I was already familiar with Garmin. The unit I bought had the 2009 maps, and the firmware was fairly recent. Firmware, etc has since been updated to most recent version(s).
My choice came down to the nuvi 265WT,…read more
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