Compared to the 3590LMT, this 2013 Garmin PND Prestige series, the 3597LMTHD, is having more fashionable design with slimmer and lighter body. It gives an expression of plus point into interior of your cars.
So, what’s new? This GPS navigation device includes magnetic mount system, an HD traffic receiver and better interface. Those make an easier mounting task and provide you with a real traffic information as fast as 30 second interval range on a dedicated area on its 5-inch touch display without leaving your current driving map.
Combined with other features such as Garmin Real Direction, Garmin Real Voice, Active Lane Guidance, EcoRoute, pinch and zoom ability, the 3597LMTHD provides a complete information you need on the road – real turn-by-turn direction, your speed, destination, time arrival and so on, either by voice or touch on the screen lively and speedy. More, you can extend the ability of this dandy gadget by pairing it with your smart device such smartphone or tablet through Bluetooth connection to share your phone‘s existing data plan on the screen, -to receive / make hand-free calling as well as accessing to Garmin Live Service.
without a doubt, the 3597LMTHD offers you more than its previous generation. Unfortunately, it has a weaker battery, only support up to 2 hours and there is no audio book player ability.
The release date and pricing
Fashioned in 13.8(W) x 7.7(H) x 1.3(D) cm with 192g, Garmin Prestige 3597LMTHD is going to enter market soon in MSRP $379.99 with free lifetime map and traffic. Did I mention dual-orientation capability? Did you see this gadget at CES 2013?