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For a reasonable price, you get Garmin’s highly rated interface, more precise voice directions, excellent navigation tools, and the ability to connect with your smartphone via Bluetooth to get extra trip info or to share your location so other people can track your progress.
After testing the latest models from Garmin and Magellan, we’ve made the Garmin Drive 51 LMT-S our top pick for most drivers, in place of the Garmin Drive 50LMT.
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The Garmin Drive 50LMT is now our top pick for most drivers, replacing the Garmin Nüvi 2539LMT (which is still available through some retailers). Added ability to set a via point while navigating a calculated route. Fixed issue resulting in bad point information on the map. Added ability to remove the red pin while panning the map. Fixed inability to select turn/guidance information on map while in nuvi mode and navigating. Fixed issue with list controls incorrectly appearing enabled. Fixed issue with 'lock on road' setting not saving during a power cycle. Fixed issue with reviewing a list of multiple points from the map. Fixed issue with charging indication when unit is fully charged.