Garmin nuvi 30LM 3.5" Portable GPS with Lifetime Maps

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Walmart #: 551181578
Garmin nuvi 30LM 3.5" Portable GPS with Lifetime Maps
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The Garmin nuvi 3.5" GPS Unit proves the ideal directions for any journey. The compact design of this Garmin nuvi Portable GPS features a 3.5" touchscreen. The device also provides accurate, turn-by-turn directions and speaks street names. With up to two hours of continuous battery life and a charger designed for use in your car, you can always have your directions available for review. The address look-up software bundled in this Garmin nuvi Portable GPS allows you to search for points of interest, rather than always typing the exact street address. This Garmin nuvi 3.5" GPS includes lane assist and junction view for easier driving.

About this item

The Garmin nuvi 3.5" GPS Unit proves the ideal directions for any journey. The compact design of this Garmin nuvi Portable GPS features a 3.5" touchscreen. The device also provides accurate, turn-by-turn directions and speaks street names. With up to two hours of continuous battery life and a charger designed for use in your car, you can always have your directions available for review. The address look-up software bundled in this Garmin nuvi Portable GPS allows you to search for points of interest, rather than always typing the exact street address. This Garmin nuvi 3.5" GPS includes lane assist and junction view for easier driving.


Garmin nuvi 30LM 3.5" GPS Unit:

  • 320 x 240 pixels
  • 3.5" touchscreen display
  • Look up addresses for more than 5 million points of interest
  • Compatible with micro SD cards (not included)
  • Includes lane assist and junction view
  • Rechargeable lithium ion battery
  • Up to 2 hours battery life
  • Includes: nuvi 30LM, vehicle power cable, vehicle suction cup mount and quick start manual

Specifications

Required Qty: 1
Run Time (up To): 2 hours
Waypoints: 1000
Trip Computer: Avoid highways, avoid toll roads
Product Type: GPS navigator
Model No.: nuvi30LM
Shipping Weight (in pounds): 0.72
Product in Inches (L x W x H): 5.6 x 4.4 x 2.4
Assembled in Country of Origin: Imported
Origin of Components: Imported
Walmart No.: 551181578
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Customer Reviews | 319 reviews | 4.2 out of 5

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Loooove it, never leave home with out it.
4/3/2013

Customer review by Ezabeau

5.0 stars 4/3/2013 by Ezabeau
by Ezabeau

I cannot believe I didn't buy one sooner. When I drive to a new place at night I don't have to worry about looking for street sign in the dark. I just follow the verbal and visual directions on my GPS no more panic attacks about not being able to see where am I going. I just can not say it enough what a God send. I can look up the nearest gas station, bank, grocery store, restaurant or any thing else I want. Easy to work I even have my home address so I can just press a bottom and I'm on my way home. Had my ex been this reliable he would not have become an ex :)

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Ezabeau
Antioch, IL
Would recommend to a friend? Yes
Age:55 - 64
Ownership:2 - 7 weeks
Gender:Female
Usage:Every day
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4/3/2013

Customer review by Zigao

5.0 stars 4/3/2013 by Zigao
by Zigao

This product gives you everything you need on roads at this price. The display is bright, the sound is clear. It has speed limit, it tells you which lane to take to make a turn. The only thing I think is not that good is sometimes it tells something too late. I don't want too much functions on GPS, so this one just fits my needs.

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Zigao
San jose California
Would recommend to a friend? Yes
Age:65 or older
Ownership:2 - 7 weeks
Gender:Male
Usage:A few times per month
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awesome GPS system
4/22/2013

Customer review by Daniel04

5.0 stars 4/22/2013 by Daniel04
by Daniel04

I love the Garmin because it speaks the street names. I had the Tomtom before but it's not as awesome as the Garmin is. And Garmin now has the life time map updates included that they never had before.

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Daniel04
Barberton,Ohio
Would recommend to a friend? Yes
Age:55 - 64
Ownership:2 - 7 weeks
Gender:Female
Usage:A few times per month
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Not the same software
7/30/2013

Customer review by ithinkyoushouldknow

1.0 stars 7/30/2013 by ithinkyoushouldknow
by ithinkyoushouldknow

I bought the 30 lm in order to get the lifetime maps. I have the 40 (which does not not lifetime maps and is beginning to fail). I find out that the 30 lm does not have the same software as the 40. The 30lm : 1.does not have the qwerty keyboard but the keys run from a-z and it is hard to find the right key since I am used to qwerty. 2. when giving voice directions does not name the street/freeway that you are on, nor does it name the street on which you are to turn. It simply says make a right in 100 yards, then turn right when approaching the corner. 3. if you get off course it does not say "recalculating" to indicate that you have gone off course but simply gives a new direction. THis can be very confusing when you have the last set of directions in mind and it gives new conflicting directions. 4. There is no indication in the descriptions of the product that they have made those changes, especially not naming the streets. I very much like and am used to the other version of software. The images on the handset appear to be the same but I seldom look at the handset but use the voice directions. The manuals are the same for the 30 40 and 50 models but the software is different and there is no indication of that in the manual.

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ithinkyoushouldknow
poway ca
Would recommend to a friend? No
Age:65 or older
Ownership:2 - 7 weeks
Gender:Male
Usage:Once per week
so far, not impressed!
10/29/2013

Customer review by LeshiVegas17

1.0 stars 10/29/2013 by LeshiVegas17
by LeshiVegas17

I got the Garmin nuvi 30LM to replace our old Garmin that we've had for years. So far, it's not as user friendly as the old one, the voice doesn't speak as clearly when driving as the other one (in my opinion) and MOST IMPORTANTLY no joke it wanted me to make 4 lefts and 4 rights to get to a place that was just 3 blocks down and on the right hand side of the road!! And that was not the first time it has done crazy stuff like that. I've looked down and the directions it had will have disappeared and all the sudden we're taking a different road...I find this thing to be very frustrating. I'm very glad I'm using this around town and not out traveling where I have no clue where I'm at. I'd have to pray to the heavens that Siri could save me, because I don't think this could help me find my way out of a wet paper bag!

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LeshiVegas17
Las Vegas,NV
Would recommend to a friend? No
Age:35 - 44
Ownership:2 - 7 weeks
Gender:Female
Usage:A few times per month
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