Feeds
75%
TomTom Start 20

TomTom Start 20 satnav

Travelling light

  • alert
  • submit to reddit

Build a business case: developing custom apps

Cutting corners

It has also doubled the number of Points of Interest which now include phone numbers and opening hours for these places. All useful information but I’d rather my PND knows the M6 is at a standstill than the phone number and closing time of the nearest Burger King.

TomTom Start 20

Good for journey planning but not the best in a jam

Verdict

TomTom’s navigation system, its maps, UI and voices are pretty much state of the art and the device itself with its clever and versatile integrated mounting arm is physically impressive. But at £130 the absence of traffic data seems poor value. ®

More Satnav Reviews...

Mio
Spirit 687
Mio
Navman V575 TV
TomTom
Go Live 1005
Garmin
Nüvi 3790T
Navigon
70 Plus

Secure remote control for conventional and virtual desktops

75%
TomTom Start 20

TomTom Start 20 satnav

A very competent entry-level satnav, yet lacks anything in the way of live traffic data.
Price: £130 (UK and ROI), £150 (Europe), £170 (Europe with 5in screen) RRP

More from The Register

next story
Gigantic toothless 'DRAGONS' dominated Earth's early skies
Gummy pterosaurs outlived toothy competitors
Boffins ID freakish spine-smothered prehistoric critter: The CLAW gave it away
Bizarre-looking creature actually related to velvet worms
CRR-CRRRK, beep, beep: Mars space truck backs out of slippery sand trap
Curiosity finds new drilling target after course correction
'Leccy racer whacks petrols in Oz race
ELMOFO rakes in two wins in sanctioned race
Astronomers scramble for obs on new comet
Amateur gets fifth confirmed discovery
Boffins build CYBORG-MOTHRA but not for evil: For search & rescue
This tiny bio-bot will chew through your clothes then save your life
Vulture 2 takes a battering in 100km/h test run
Still in one piece, but we're going to need MORE POWER
What does a flashmob of 1,024 robots look like? Just like this
Sorry, Harvard, did you say kilobots or KILLER BOTS?
NASA's rock'n'roll shock: ROLLING STONE FOUND ON MARS
No sign of Ziggy Stardust and his band
prev story

Whitepapers

Implementing global e-invoicing with guaranteed legal certainty
Explaining the role local tax compliance plays in successful supply chain management and e-business and how leading global brands are addressing this.
Top 10 endpoint backup mistakes
Avoid the ten endpoint backup mistakes to ensure that your critical corporate data is protected and end user productivity is improved.
Top 8 considerations to enable and simplify mobility
In this whitepaper learn how to successfully add mobile capabilities simply and cost effectively.
Rethinking backup and recovery in the modern data center
Combining intelligence, operational analytics, and automation to enable efficient, data-driven IT organizations using the HP ABR approach.
Reg Reader Research: SaaS based Email and Office Productivity Tools
Read this Reg reader report which provides advice and guidance for SMBs towards the use of SaaS based email and Office productivity tools.