See your directions on a large, bright 6.95-inch color display - the Garmin DriveSmart 61 LMT-S GPS Navigator (010-01681-02) is here to stay! Get live real-time updates of traffic and parking for your North American drive on the screen. Detailed maps of North America come preloaded in the Garmin DriveSmart 61 LMT-S GPS navigator. And, the updates are free for a lifetime! Use the built-in WiFi to keep up with these latest maps and the navigation software updates. The Garmin DriveSmart 61 LMT-S GPS Navigator (010-01681-02) has an intuitive touchscreen to let you easily access all the advanced functions for efficient navigation.
With live traffic data, the Garmin DriveSmart 61 LMT-S (010-01681-02) saves your time, suggesting alternate routes to reach your destination. Meanwhile, it finds suitable parking options for your vehicle, as you near the location, with pricing, availability, and trends. So, the GPS navigator plays its part right when you enter your vehicle and until you step out. Supporting voice commands, you can ask for the directions to your destination, and you'll be led by voice guidance. The Garmin DriveSmart 61 LMT-S (010-01681-02) alerts the driver about crossings, sharp turns or curves, speed zones, school zones, etc.
The Garmin DriveSmart 61 LMT-S GPS Navigator (010-01681-02) uses Bluetooth to sync with your smartphones. Don't touch your smartphone while you drive - that's not a safe practice! Instead, use the DriveSmart to view (and answer) the incoming calls, messages, alerts, and reminders. That is why the DriveSmart 61 LMT-S has a 6.95" (diagonal) WQVGA capacitive touch display, right? Also, when you are traveling to a whole new area, the TripAdvisor® will help you plan your trip. The Garmin DriveSmart 61 LMT-S (010-01681-02) is compatible with the Garmin Backup Camera. You can also use the Smartphone Link app to LiveTrack your location and share it with your friends or family.
DriveSmart 61LMT-S Features:
- GPS Vehicle Navigation System
6.95" Glass WSVGA Touchscreen GPS
FREE Lifetime Traffic Updates
FREE Lifetime Map Updates
- Speaks Street Names
- Voice-Activated Navigation
Battery : Up to 1 Hour Per Charge
- Wireless Backup Camera Compatible
- Pinch-to-Zoom For Quick Close Look
- Preloaded Maps
- North America
- Lane Assist with Junction View
- Smartphone Link Compatible
- Speed Limit Indicator
- Route Avoidance
- Built-in Wi-Fi For Easy Map & Software Updates
- TripAdvisor® Ratings for Travel POI's
- Garmin Real Directions™ For Landmark Guidance
- Driver Alerts
- Custom POI's
- microSD Card Slot
- Trip Planner
- Trip Log
- Direct Access
Bluetooth® wireless technology and built-in microphone enable you to make calls using your Bluetooth-enabled mobile phone.
Choice of Route Setup:
With this fun and innovative feature you can customize your travel experience. Easily set up your route on the basis of time, distance or scenery. If you are in a rush you can direct your GPS to give you directions that will get you to your destination as fast as possible. Maybe you are not so concerned about time but would like to cover less distance. Program your GPS to travel within the city, so you can minimize mileage. This function also allows you to take a less traveled route. Choose directions that are less direct, but offer you great, scenic views.
With the custom POI's function you can add additional points of interest to your GPS internal memory. Load restaurants, shopping areas, or tourist spots that interest you and may not be recognized by your system. You have the choice of either entering your custom location manually or transferring it from your computer to your GPS system with the appropriate software.
Lane Assist w/ Junction View:
The Lane Assist feature on Garmin GPS systems guides you to your correct lane when approaching a turn or exit. Easily navigate through unfamiliar areas when viewing the lane assist page. This function also offers a view of upcoming road junctions and a bright colored arrow that indicates what side of the junction you should be driving on. This feature can be accessed directly from the main map page.
Millions of Points of Interest:
Pre-programmed POIs make it easy to find gas stations, restaurants, ATMs, coffee and more. Search by name or category near your position or near any city.
Your GPS system is equipped with a great selection of preloaded maps, which will help you better navigate roads in the US. With this feature you do not have to worry about loading compatible maps on your own, simply turn on the device and enjoy detailed maps of future destinations.
This function allows is also centered on the idea of creating a GPS unit that can be customized to the user's specific needs. Use this tool to avoid highways that you do not want to travel on, tolls that you do not want to pay and more. If during certain times you do not want to follow the exact GPS direction, use route avoidance to steer clear of places you would rather not cross.
Speaks Street Names:
The Text to Speech Technology utilizes speech synthesis to convert written text into speech. Speech synthesis is known as the synthetic production of human language. The computer in your GPS system looks at upcoming street text, which is being displayed on the screen and uses its internal synthesizer to pronounce those street names. These voice prompts allow you to keep your eyes on the road and your hands on the steering wheel. Text to speech does not utilize pre-recorded, generic audio bits. This technology allows the GPS to deliver more detailed directions, which make navigating new areas much easier.
Speed Limit Indicator:
This tool gives you up to date information on the speed limit posted on most major highways, freeways, and neighborhood roads. With this tool you do not have to worry about receiving a speeding ticket, you will always know what the limit is and if you are obeying the law.
This provides awareness, including upcoming sharp curves, school zones, speed changes and more