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Garmin Nuvi 265 Portable Navigator

Garmin Nuvi 265 Portable Navigator


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  • Text to Speech, High sensitivity, easy to use personal navigator
  • Pre-loaded with City Navigator Australia & New Zealand 2010 mapping & over 600,000 points of interest
  • Bluetooth enables hands-free connectivity to compatible mobile phones
We Load custom points of interest The new Nuvi 265 is the latest Garmin touchscreen navigator with a 3.5" crisp screen, and Bluetooth handsfree calling with a compatible mobile phone. Simply dial numbers via the touchscreen keypad to make a call, or give the screen a tap to answer calls. You can even direct dial Points of Interest - making it easy to book hotels etc.

The Nuvi 265 comes pre-loaded with City Navigator Australia and New Zealand 2010 NT mapping, to give you turn by turn directions with text-to-speech ("In 100 metres, turn right on Geoffrey Avenue").

Configurable Vehicle Icons You can combine the Nuvi 265 with the optional GTM 25 traffic receiver (service currently available in Brisbane, Sydney & Melbourne only) to get real time traffic updates and have the option of being re-routed around hazards and delays. TRAFFIC PACKAGE - This model is also available as a package, with a traffic receiver, which automatically updates your route to cope with real-time traffic situations - Garmin Nuvi 265T.

You can also navigate to Geotagged photos and go sight seeing. The pre-loaded maps also feature over 600,000 points of interest so you'll always have somewhere new to visit. The "Where Am I?" feature will help you find the closest hospitals, police and gas stations, nearest address and intersections. It can even record a track log of your journey.

The Nuvi 265 has a high-sensitivity GPS receiver for better performance and reception - even near tall buildings and HotFix™ to decrease satellite acquisition times. Your Nuvi comes with ecoRoute preloaded, you can save money on fuel costs by finding more fuel-efficient routes and receive real-time feedback on the efficiency of your driving.

The microSD card slot can be used for additional maps and images.

Additional features include a Picture Viewer, Calculator, Currency Converter, Unit Converter and World Clock. Unique Garmin functions include configurable vehicle icons, and Garmin Lock™. This disables all unit functions, until the you type in a specific 4-digit PIN, or take the unit to a predetermined secure location.

The POI (point of interest) proximity alert feature is standard and this enables Speed camera, School zone, Red light camera and other Black spot data to be downloaded for advanced audible and visual warnings.

Unlike other general retailers, we specifically load this data for every customer.

Garmin Voice Studio Compatible

The Nuvi 265 also records a track log of your movements, which can be viewed onscreen & downloaded to a computer (using optional MapSource software). The track log includes time, direction, distance, speed (at average 20 second intervals), and can output as a text or CSV file suitable for further analysis. Nu Maps - Latest Map Guarantee
Physical & Technical
Unit Dimensions (W x H x D): 9.7 x 7.1 x 2 cm (3.8" x 2.8" x .8")
Display Size (W x H): 7.2 x 5.4 cm (2.8" x 2.1"); 3.5" diag (8.9 cm)
Display Resolution (W x H): 320 x 240 pixels
Display Type: QVGA colour antiglare TFT with white backlight
Weight: 147.42 g (5.2 oz)
Battery: rechargeable lithium-ion
Battery Life: up to 4 hours
Waterproof: No
High-sensitivity Receiver: Yes

Maps & Memory
Basemap: Yes
Preloaded Maps: Yes
Ability to Add Maps: Yes
Built-in Memory: internal solid state
Accepts Data Cards: microSD™ card (not included)
Waypoints/favorites/locations: 1000
Routes: 0

Voice Prompts (e.g. "Turn right in 500 metres"): Yes (internal speaker)
Speaks Street Names (e.g. "Turn right ON ELM STREET in 500 metres"): Yes
Voice-activated Navigation (operate device with spoken commands): No
Lane Assist (guides you to the proper lane for navigation): No
3-D Building View (displays buildings in 3-D): No
Auto Sort Multiple Destinations (provides most direct route): No
Auto re-route (fast off-route & detour recalculation): Yes
Choice of Route Setup (faster time, shorter distance, off road): Yes
Route Avoidance (avoid highways, tolls etc.): Yes
Bluetooth® Wireless Technology (connect to your phone for hands-free calling): Yes
FM Traffic Compatible: Yes
Speed Limit Indicator (displays speed limit for most major roads): Yes
Where Am I? (find closest hospitals, police & gas stations, nearest address & intersection): Yes
Garmin Locate™ (marks position when removed from windshield mount): No
Qwerty or ABC keyboard (choose keyboard layout): No
Multimode (switches modes to drive, hike, bike or boat): No
Custom POIs (ability to add additional points of interest): Yes - We also load custom POIs for you. See Overview for details.
Garmin Garage™ Vehicles Compatible (download car-shaped icons to your device): Yes
Garmin Garage™ Voices Compatible (download custom voices to your device): Yes
Photo Navigation (navigate to geotagged photos): Yes
World Travel Clock, Currency & Unit Converter, Calculator: Yes
Picture Viewer: Yes
MP3 Player: No
Audio Book Player: No
FM Transmitter: No
Headphone Jack/Audio Line-out: No
Remote Control: No
Garmin Lock™ (anti-theft feature): Yes
Touchscreen: Yes
Dead Reckoning: No
Motorcycle-friendly: No
Geocaching-friendly: No
Additional: This USB mass storage device is compatible with Windows® 2000 or later and Mac® OS X 10.4 or later.

Specifications are provided as a guide only, and are subject to change without notice.
Package Includes:

  • Garmin Nuvi 265 with built-in antenna & City Navigator Australia 2010 & City Navigator New Zealand mapping pre-loaded
  • Vehicle suction cup mount
  • Vehicle power cable
  • USB Cable
  • Dashboard disc
  • Quick Start Manual

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