GPSmagazine Recommended GPS Navigation Devices (PND)

There are plenty of great GPS units out there, no matter what you're looking for. Thing is, the odds are seemingly stacked against you ever finding the right one. It doesn't have to be that hard.

We've done all the work for you, and picked the best of the bunch. Models were chosen based on ease of use, routing quality, reliability, GPS performance, navigation capabilities, and price.

Here are the Editor's Picks:

Best Overall GPS:
Garmin nuvi 3760T

Garmin nuvi 3790T

Street Price:
$449

Overall Score:

0 95% 100

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Garmin's new 3790T is not only stylish, it's the most significantly improved nuvi in years. Better routes, voice recognition, lifetime traffic, 3D landmarks, lane guidance, bluetooth & more.

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Garmin nuvi 3760T

Garmin nuvi 3760T

Street Price: $399

Overall Score:

0 90% 100

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The same excellent navigation capabilities as 3790T, but without some of the bells and whistles (no voice recognition, 3D building view, or topographic maps).

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Best Budget GPS:
Garmin nuvi 2250

Garmin nuvi 2250

Street Price: $160

Overall Score:
0 85% 100

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Garmin's nuvi 2250 brings the same enhanced routing logic found on the more expensive 3700-series, but at less than half the cost.

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TomTom ONE

TomTom ONE 140-S

Street Price:
$89

Overall Score:

0 70% 100

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TomTom's 140-S offers full map coverage of the US, Canada, & Mexico, 7 million preloaded POIs, text to speech, lane guidance, and IQ routes all for less than $100. This same set of features cost three times this much a year ago.

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