Looking for the best GPS device that’ll show you the shortest possible way to your destination?
1) Garmin DriveSmart 51 NA LMT-S
Garmin DriveSmart 51 NA LMT-S gives you a very detailed travel and traffic maps that will give you detailed information about your journey; when and where a traffic jam may occur in real-time. It comes with lifetime Garmin GPS update, that shows you the accurate directions in your journey. You won’t have to get frustrated now, every time you hop into your car. Your journeys will become smooth and hassle-free.
Garmin DriveSmart is really affordable and you’ll get the device within $200. The device is also very handy and comes with a 5 inch touchscreen that connects to your smartphone via Bluetooth to give you a hands-free option to place phone calls, read text messages, and get calendar reminders without taking your eyes off the road.
2) ITEQ 4.8-inch car GPS HUD
Want to keep your eyes on the road every time you drive ?
The ITEQ 4.8-inch car GPS HUD provides you with everything that a normal car GPS gives you. The only difference being, it shows all the information on the windshield so that you don’t have to look at your phone/GPS device every time you look for directions. Now, you can concentrate on your roads better.
Beside turn-by-turn directions, the HUD also provides real-time driving speed, altitude, and time. It can also help someone from a foreign country who wants to drive your car by switching from miles per hour to Kilometers per hour.
Now you don’t have to place a sticky film on your windshield to get all of your GPS device’s benefits. You simply attach its polarizing pad to the windshield with a suction cup and keep your eyes on the road.
3) TomTom VIA 1505M
Planning to drive across North America?
TomTom VIA 1505M features free lifetime maps for the United States, Canada, and Mexico, which are displayed on the unit’s pristine and bright five-inch touchscreen display.
Some GPS devices give you updates for your device regularly but it becomes difficult to store them because of lack of space. But, that is not the case with TomTom VIA. It has 4GB of on-board storage, which is expandable up to 32GB via microSD card slot.
With VIA you can download and actually use your free maps without worrying about having enough room on your device. Apart from this, the TomTom VIA 1505M features sleek and slim design that comes with a handy “Fold and Go” EasyPort Mount.
Looking for a budget gadget with all in one GPS and entertainment music system?
For less than $65, the JRCX Model X Navigation System is the best “steal for money” pick on this best GPS list. You are getting a full-on GPS device along with an entertainment center and playback music features.
Although, this GPS shares a lot of the same features as its JRCX budget sibling, like turn-by-turn directions and 3D navigation, the Model X includes FM radio support, along with MP3 playback. You can upload your favorite songs on its 8GB storage, while also getting directions and traffic alerts during your road trip.
When you input your cars weight, length, and height, this GPS can find the best route for your vehicle; avoiding roads and bridges, if your car or truck is too big or wide.
5) Pioneer AVIC-8201NEX
Looking for a high-end GPS for your high-end fancy car?
Pioneer AVIC-8201NEX is the all-in-one GPS and entertainment device for your car. The 7-inch in-dash display requires some installation, but Pioneer makes it really easy to just plug in and play your car’s inputs into the sophisticated GPS device.
Not only can you use the device for navigation with world-class maps and precision turn-by-turn directions, it’s also an entertainment center with a built-in DVD player, Sirius XM radio, and Pandora streaming some out of the box stuff. It also features Apple Carplay when you plug in your iPhone. This feature turns the your device’s interface into Apple iOS with voice commands from Siri for hands-free navigation and controls, which make it easy for you to concentrate on the roads only.
Pioneer AVIC-8201NEX gives you some of the best premium services with a premium price tag.