Garmin Nuvi 550

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Technical Features for Garmin Nuvi 550

Product # 010-00700-01

The Garmin Nuvi 550 waterproof GPS navigator is preloaded with City Navigator NT street maps. The map data, provided by NAVTEQ, features over six million points of interest, including hotels, restaurants, gas stations, ATMs and attractions. The navigator also features SD card slot located inside the waterproof battery compartment, so you don't have to worry about getting it wet.

The 3.5-inch QVGA colour antiglare TFT screen makes it easy to navigate, simply enter a destination and it will take you there with 2D or 3D maps and turn-by-turn voice directions. The Garmin Nuvi 550 includes many travel tools including world travel clock with time zones, currency converter, measurement converter, calculator and more. It also comes with Garmin Lock, an anti-theft feature.

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nuvi 550 Features:

  • GPS Vehicle Navigation System
  • 3.5" Touchscreen
  • FM Traffic Compatible
  • MSN Direct Compatible
  • Speaks Street Names
  • Turn-by-Turn Voice & Visual Guidance
  • Preloaded Maps
    U.S., Canada & Puerto Rico
  • Millions of Points of Interest
  • Custom POIs
  • SD Card Slot
  • Auto Sort Multiple Destinations
  • Auto Re-route
  • Route Avoidance
  • Choice of Route Setup
  • Where Am I?
  • Speed Limit Indicator
  • Garmin Lock
  • Garmin Garage Compatible
  • Photo Navigation
  • Marine & Motorcycle Friendly
  • Geocaching-Friendly
  • Picture Viewer
  • World Travel Clock
  • Currency & Unit Converter
  • Calculator

The Garmin nuvi 550 has many exciting features for users of all types. It's one of FactoryOutletStore's best selling Garmin Nuvi 1400 Series GPS Systems. You can extend the lifetime of your Garmin nuvi 550 with the purchase of a FactoryOutletStore Extended Warranty. See the Garmin nuvi 550 gallery images above for more product views. FactoryOutletStore stocks a full line of accessories like Air Vent Mount, Bracketron GPS Dual Socket Power Adapter, and Bracketron GPS Mount for the Garmin nuvi 550.

Customer Product Reviews

(5 Reviews)

Commendable Geocaching Feature

Written By: Tegan

The perfect travel tool for extreme hikers, bikers & other outdoor enthusiasts, the Garmin nüvi 550 is a great navigational tool with a waterproof exterior & bonus features like, HotFix satellite prediction, 3.5" color touchscreen display & geocachin......Read More


Written By: James

I dropped my Nuvi 550 in a stream this summer when I slipped on the bank. It was under about 5 inches of water and still runs fine. It's great for geocaching, I don't need a PDA any more for cache information.

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