These powerful units feature Garmin Guidance 2.0 - an advanced navigation engine that is fast, intuitive and enhances the speed and accuracy of searches and routing for everyday driving. This series debuts a new advanced traffic avoidance system called Garmin 3D traffic. Street navigation is made simple with voice prompted turn-by-turn directions, lane assist and picture-quality Garmin photoReal junction view.
- Easy-to-use, attractive 5" touch-screen display that manually transitions from portrait to landscape
- Garmin Guidance 2.0 - an advanced navigation engine that is fast, intuitive and enhances the speed and accuracy of searches and routing for everyday driving.
- The following features are included in Guidance 2.0
- Fast routing and map displays
- Fast, more intuitive destination searches (POIs)
- Garmin 3D traffic - subscription-free, extensive, live traffic service that combines trafficTrends, current traffic and predictive traffic to provide re-route options, identify impending traffic backups, incidents and even traffic cameras
- Lane assist with Garmin photoReal junction view - guides you to the correct lane for an approaching turn or exit and displays digitized, high quality photos (more than 58 thousand images) of the actual upcoming junction in incredible detail and even down to trees and pylons!
- Exit services - know what you?ll find when you exit the highway
- See and select businesses on map (no need to page through menus)
- Garmin Locate automatically marks your position when you remove it from the windshield mount, so you can navigate with nuvi on foot and find your way back to your vehicle
- Speed limit indicator - unit displays speed limits for most major roads
- Access over 8 million points of interest and see branded icons on the map as you navigate
- Voice prompted turn-by-turn directions that speak street names to your destination - "Turn right on Main Street"
- Route planner - plan and save routes with multiple via points, automatically sort your destinations for the most efficient route
- "Where Am I?" feature - find the closest hospitals, police stations, gas stations, nearest address, intersection and coordinates
- Auto time zone - nuvi will automatically adjust your time zone while navigating
- microSD card slot for optional plug-in mapping
- Unit dimensions/weight: nuvi 2505 5.4"W x 3.3"H x .6"D (13.7 x 8.3 x 1.5 cm) 6.8 ounces (192g)