Top High-End GPS Choice - TomTom GO 740 Live
Consider the TomTom GO 740 Live GPS device if you are looking for a GPS with a multitude of features.
The device links to real time data via a cellular connection, It is connected to TomTom Traffic, which gives it updates every two minutes from a commercial traffic site and “HD Traffic" information that is pulled from other TomTom devices in your area. However, for this service you will need to pay $10 per month.
When you use the GO 740 Live for directions, it has a preview feature that allows you to see the route before you set it. If you don’t like the route it displays on its 4.3-inch TFT LCD touch screen, it can show you alternate choices. Your chosen route is even given with text to speech directions.
The GO 740 also has a voice recognition feature with 130 programmed commands. Like the other models, it includes a variety of TomTom GPS voices for turn by turn directions (and others that can be downloaded).
This top TomTom GPS unit can also handles hands free calling with your phone via a Bluetooth connection. Another interesting feature is the Local Google Search portion of the device which allows you to find specific locations within a city, destination or nearby your current location.
If you are looking for gas, you can also search for prices by grade/type/cost. It also has 2 GB of internal flash memory with a micro-SD slot for additional space.
Average price is $349.