Best TomTom GPS units

We roundup the best TomTom sat navs on the market

TomTom GPS units are some of the most recognisable on the market. The Dutch company has a great track record of producing easy-to-use sat navs, featuring stylish but simple interfaces, headed by its popular, entry-level ONE range.

In addition to stand alone GPS units, TomTom also has an iPhone app available in Apple's App Store, along with a specially designed iPhone car kit cradle. We roundup the best TomTom GPS units on the market.

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TomTom XXL 540

TomTom's XXL 540 GPS unit takes the XL 340 and adds an extra-large display, but the navigation experience is similar. Unless you're hell bent on getting a GPS with a big screen, we think most users will be better off saving some money and opting for the XL 340 instead.

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  • 14th Dec., 2009
  • Ross Catanzariti
  • TomTom
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  • Pros:
  • Large display, excellent interface, EasyPort mount, lane guidance, safety alerts, general navigation experience is pleasing
  • Cons:
  • Traffic is optional (and expensive), no AC adapter included, no Australian text-to-speech voice

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