Garmin Nuvi 1690 with nuLink connected services

Which magazine's "Best of the Best" sat nav with live online services for the professional driver

When time is of the essence, and driving is a daily event, consider a sat nav that connects online to provide the latest picture of the route ahead. Nuvi 1690 with live nüLink! services provides the fastest, most accurate traffic alerts, the latest speed cameras and fuel prices, live Google™ Local search, weather forecasts and much more. Plan and send destinations from the web, discover social navigation with ciao!™ Friend Finder and access a live international telephone directory [15 countries / 1 year]. Nuvi 1690 is also packed with premium Garmin navigation features including hands-free calling, Lane Assist with Junction View, park position recall and multi-point route planning.


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  • Hot traffic Hot Traffic Instant traffic updates so you can avoid the queues.
  • Ciao! Friend Finder Ciao!™ friend finder Track and navigate to your friends with this social navigation feature.
  • Speed Cameras Advanced Speed cameras Speed cameras are continually updated so no surprises on route.
  • Weather Forecast Weather forecast Always know the weather along your route.
  • Fuel Prices Fuel Prices Accurate, comprehensive fuel prices you can rely on to save fuel costs.
  • Flight Status Flight Status Get up-to-the minute arrival/departure information while on route to the airport.
  • Google Local Search Google™ Local Search Need an address? Find it on Google and navigate there.
  • Currency exchange Currency Exchange Keep up-to-date with current exchange rates while travelling abroad.
  • Pan-European roaming Pan-European Roaming Get traffic, speed cameras, fuel and more in 15 countries (services may vary between countries).
  • Phone Directory International Phone Book Online telephone directory for addresses and numbers when you need them.

Top features of the Garmin 1690 sat nav

  • nüLink!™ services provide swift and accurate live content for the journey and your destination
  • Lane Assist with Junction View for enhanced guidance at junctions and motorway exits
  • Bluetooth® wireless technology enables safer hands-free calling in the car
  • Park position recall automatically marks your parked position on the map to guide you back
  • Advanced multi-point route planning sorts multiple stops into the most logical route
  • Public Transport & Pedestrian mode with optional cityXplorer™ download
  • New optional AA City Guides for restaurant listings, attractions and more
  • Nuvi announces street names before you turn - e.g. "Turn right into Dell Road"
  • Street level mapping for Europe
Garmin the global leader in satellite navigation. Based on worldwide shipments for 2008 of mobile navigation devices as reported by independent market analyst fir