Guide to Buying a Garmin Nuvi GPS

Specializing in mounts for many years, I eventually became somewhat of an expert in GPS models.  As I was walking around an electronics store, I realized that it’s kind of difficult to understand all the features available in the GPS world and one could benefit from reading a quick article on the topic. Not too long ago, everyone owned a GPS.  They were cheap, accurate and easy to use.  I wouldn’t drive without one.  Today is a different world.  Everyone has a smartphone and great GPS apps such as Waze are available for free. Standalone GPS units don’t fly off … Read more…

Mounts for the Garmin Nuvi 57 58 67 68 2015 GPS Series

You wouldn’t think it’s possible to introduce more models to the Nuvi line but Garmin continues to do that in 2015.  The 2015 GPS line includes a series of GPS devices priced on the lower end called the Nuvi 57, 57LM, 57LMT, 58, 58LM, 58LMT, 67LM, 67LMT, 68LM, 68LMT.  The difference between all these units is size, map updates and coverage.  It looks like Garmin may have abandoned the 4.3 inch diagonal screens which makes sense as the price points between 4.3 and 5.0 inch screens are almost non existent for new models.  The 50-series have a 5.0″ diagonal screen.  When … Read more…