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Magellan RoadMate® 5245T-LM 5" GPS with Free Lifetime Map & Traffic Updates

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TSC Price: $189.99

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This is one side-seat driver you'll be happy to listen to!

The Magellan 5" GPS RoadMate® gives you all the tools you need for a more intuitive way to navigate. It boasts both lifetime map updates and lifetime traffic alerts, so you'll always have the latest info and conditions just when you need them. Your Magellan now comes with the Landmark Guidance feature, which uses landmarks instead of street names as routing instructions to make things easier in unknown locations. It also comes with the OneTouch™ Favourites Menu, which delivers a revolutionary new screen flow and ease of use that is designed to maximize functionality while reducing driver distraction.

Keep your eyes on the road and hands on the wheel—whether this device is for you or someone you love, you can ensure you're creating a distraction-free environment regardless of the age and experience of the driver. Let your Magellan replace your smartphone's GPS tool; while many are using their phones as a GPS device, this standalone GPS is still the best device for the job. Global positioning is more accurate thanks to more sensitive GPS antennas, and as a discrete device, this portable navigator doesn't go down the way Internet radio apps crash and lock up your phone whenever you stream.

Jam-packed with features and coming to you for a spectacular value, it doesn't matter whether you're going on vacation or just trying to find that new restaurant, you'll stay confident and safe knowing that you got a friend with all the answers in the Magellan 5" GPS RoadMate.

At a glance:
• 5.0" Touch screen; Resolutions: 480 x 272 WQVGA
• Battery: 720 maH Li-ion rechargeable
• GPS accuracy: 10-16 feet (3-5 meters)
• SD card slot
• USB (2.0 (mini), external audio/video input
• Size: 6.6" (W) x 4.7" (H) x 3.7" (D); Weight: 6.1 oz (173 grams)
• Made in China

Key Points:

•  Best Parking provides parking garage locations with both their hours of operation and directions to the entrance. Choose the garage that is open and close to your destination
• Junction View: Realistic images of freeway signs and arrows guide you to the correct lane to make driving easier, safer and less stressful
• Speed Limit Warning: Manage your speed along your route with optional settings for visual and audible alerts
• OneTouch™ Favourites Menu
• Real-time traffic updates are sent directly to your GPS to avoid traffic jams and other delays
• AAA Tourbook AAA Roadside Assistance
• Multi-Destination Routing: Plan your entire afternoon or driving vacation with all your stops in one route
• Traffic Camera Alerts by PhantomALERT gives you audible and visual warnings of red light and speed cameras along your route
• Landmark Guidance: You'll receive directions using 10 categories of landmarks as your guide
• Spoken Street Names: Hear the names of the streets called out in the voice navigation
•  Quickspell: Magellan's patented method of helping you enter in addresses correctly — even if you are not sure of the spelling
•  7 Million Points of Interest: Make it easy to find gas stations, restaurants, ATMs, coffee shops and much more
• Highway Exit POIs: Find gas stations and rest areas along your route while you are navigating
• Automatic re-route: Missed the turn? It happens to the best of us. Quickly get back on track with auto re-route
• Customizable Route Method: Select shortest distance, fastest time, most use of freeways or least use of freeways
• Address Book: You can definitely get there from here! Create and store personal points of interest and skip repeated address entry
• Auto Night View: Adjusts colour and contrast for easy night viewing
• Portrait & Landscape Modes: Landscape mode provides an improved peripheral view of your surroundings while Portrait mode provides an extended view of the road ahead
• Made in China

• Magellan 5" GPS RoadMate® (5245T-LM)
• User Handbook
• USB Cable
• Vehicle Power Adapter
• Windshield Mount
• Pre-Loaded Maps of the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico

Warranty Information:
This product comes with a 1-year warranty through the manufacturer.

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ok, slow in finding you ..



The first one sent did not charge, and was replaced.

This is the second GPS unit I have purchased, both being Magellan. This one takes much longer to find me with the satellites than my earlier version.

I like the bigger screen. I like some of the other features that have been changed from my earlier version.

Do not know why it is so slow to find me. I can sometimes already be at my destination, 15 minutes later, and the unit has still not found me.

But once the satellites do track me down, I do like this version.

( 1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)


Works well

By Stormpilot

from Langley, BC

This product does all as advertised

( 0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)


No chance to review

By Wose

from Edmonton

Never received the product 3 weeks after ordering online at TSC.

( 1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)


Great driving tool. The best!

By Fleur

from Tottenham, On

The Magellan GPS has made driving so much easier with all the informations that is provided. The up-to-date mapping is a great help.

( 0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)


Magellan gps

By Shopper

from Burlington ont

Can not get it to work
I guess I am technically challenged
Got it it show my address
Every time I try to get to their manager it does not work
Waiting for my son in law to come to help
Should have bought a garmin

( 1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)


Great product.

By Tennis Pro Bos.

from Ottawa (Ontario)

Amazing product. . Love it. Thanks to TSC . I purchased it during the Showstopper. Recieved it within 4 days of purchase. Great value.

( 1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)


So far so good

By Mich624

from Winnipeg, Manitoba

I had a garmin but prefer the Magellan road mate, its much easier to use and the price was worth it.
it hasn't failed me yet.

( 2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)



By Tressa....the praying and thankful Mom

from Winnipeg, Manitoba

I am sooo thankful to the shopping channel for providing Canadians with not only great products...but their EASY PAY system!! It was because of this during the Christmas season that allowed me to buy just "one more gift"....the GPS system for our daughter and husband who just moved to Montreal. Please read Pastor Aaron and Samantha Boswell's story of how it probably SAVED THEIR LIVES...NO JOKE!!! THANK YOU Shopping Channel!!!!!!..............We began by heading towards Buffalo, New York, and got almost all the way to the NY border without a hitch, until we were met with snow falling too hard to see in front of our car! It was an incredible "white out" and, as Samantha and I joked about earlier, we were both sitting there thinking, "well, Lord, we didn't think we'd end up leaving this world like this …". Needless to say, God provided a turn off (which we saw thanks to our wonderful GPS system) and a small town called Dunkirk, New York. We stayed there that night, ate at Applebee's, and welcomed in the New Year. It turned out to be an amazing evening.
If you don't own a GPS yet....you need to buy one...this one is awesome!!!!

( 0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)


It doesn't work for us

By The Dancing Queen

from Cornwall Ontario

Sorry but I think we bit off more then we could chew........we can't seem to get it working ....too complicated for us maybe.

( 0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)



By Dorothy

from Mississauga

Really disappointed with this GPS. Couldn't personalize the settings to meet my needs and touchscreen not sensitive enough to my touch.

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