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Critic reviews

7.0
1 review
  • Location accuracy
    8.0
  • Battery life
  • Durability
  • Start-up time
    8.0
  • Display
  • Ease of use
    8.0
  • Design and form factor
    6.0
  • Expandability (maps, POI, etc.)
    6.0

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7.0
5 reviews
7.0
CNET Jul 9, 2009

As entry-level GPS navigators go, the Garmin Nuvi 205W is still one of the best choices available for users who want speedy performance without breaking the bank.

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3.0
pspmac pspmac

I've bought this unit and used it for one year when I finally decided I've had enough and took it out of the car - it is no longer in 'active service'! This unit just frustrated me immensely from the first moment I've had it. The resistive touch screen is slow in fairly...

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8.0
thatwasrad thatwasrad

Great form factor and good utility. Not spectacular, but quite good. The size of the unit is quite pleasant, from the thickness of the actual unit (fairly thin) to the size of the screen, which doesn't take up the windshied or dash but provides an easy target for your eyes. The screen...

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