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Garmin Nuvi 1260T
 
Approximate retail price:
$140
Summary: This Garmin has a 3.5-inch LCD screen. It is preloaded with maps covering the United States, Canada, and Puerto Rico.
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Community icon2 people have reviewed this model.
Type: 3.5-inch screen GPS
User Reviews
User Reviews

(1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)
 
2.0
Terrible accuracy
5/12/2011
Pros
Acquires Satellites Quickly
Compact
Large Screen
Cons
Difficult Menus
Inaccurate
Best Uses
Comment:
Display and sound are clear... but the directions are terrible, with confusing and out-of-the-way route selection. I miss my TomTom.
How long have you owned it:
Three-to-six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.

(6 of 7 customers found this review helpful)
 
5.0
Easy to use
1/27/2010
Pros
Easy To Set Up
Large Screen
Cons
Short Battery Life
Best Uses
Urban Navigation
Comment:
Nice to use for getting around suburban area.
How long have you owned it:
A month or less
Bottom Line
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.
The Garmin Nuvi 1260T is part of the GPS test program at Consumer Reports. The Garmin Nuvi 1260T GPS features and specs include Weight (oz.), Spoken street names, Bluetooth hands-free calling, Screen size (in.). In our lab tests, GPS models like the Garmin Nuvi 1260T are reviewed on Routing, Tested battery life (hrs.), Traffic interface, Display, Ease of use, Info for driver, Mount design, Overall score. Consumer Reports subscribers share reviews of the Garmin Nuvi 1260T based on personal experience. The user reviews of the Garmin Nuvi 1260T include star ratings, pros, cons, best uses, and a bottom line review to help guide your purchasing decision of the Garmin Nuvi 1260T.
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