Father’s day is June 17th this year and there are a ton of gadgets that you can get your dad, husband, brother or friend. GPS Navigation systems top the list of the most requested gadgets in 2007 by dad’s. Buying a gps system can be a difficult task especially if you have never used one before. Here is a simple buying guide to help you choose the best gps system.
- Price Range – below $200
Mio DigiWalker C220 – For the budget minded, the Mio C220 is an impressive unit for the price with solid features and new maps, you can read a review of the Mio C220. This is the top gps system in the under $200 range.
- Price Range – $200 to $400
Garmin Nuvi 350 – This one has been in the market for a while, and has continued to lead as the most popular gps car navigation system, it has great features and also recently had its price drop. Easy to use and from the leading gps system manufacturer Garmin.
- Price Range – $400 to $600
Garmin StreetPilot c580 – Designed for ease of use from Garmin. This system comes with hands free calling, preloaded maps and an MP3 Player. It also announces the name of exits and streets so that the driver would never have to take their eyes off the road.
- Price Range, above $600
Garmin Nuvi 680 – Great Navigation Device with MSN Direct service with dynamic content that will help dad check the weather, avoid traffic backups, compare local gas prices and check movie times.