The Garmin Nuvi 865T is similar to the nuvi 885T sat nav which was released earlier this year. The dimensions of this unit are 12.5 x 7.8 x 1.8 cm and weight is around 176 grams. The navigational data can be viewed on the device’s 4.3-inch touch screen monitor that has a 480×272 pixel resolution.
The Garmin Nuvi 865T Automotive Satellite Navigator has an internal in-built antenna that is integrated with a high sensitivity receiver. It is powered by a rechargeable lithium-ion battery that has a battery life of 4 hours. For increasing the internal solid state memory, microSD card slot is provided.
Garmin Nuvi 865T Satellite Navigator comes with detailed maps of Europe along with millions of pois and smart route planning capabilities. It instructs you about where and when you need to take a turn. That’s not all, it also recognises your voice and will operate as per your instruction. Its remote control can be fixed on the steering wheel, and commands can be spoken to the remote which will operate the device as commanded. The Lane Assist feature will help you on motorways or highways where multiple lanes will be present. It will guide you through the correct lane. In case you get deviated from the planned route, the device will automatically re-route you back. Its FM traffic compatibility provides you with real-time traffic info, advising you about the road conditions well in advance.
Garmin Nuvi 865T Portable Multimedia Satellite Navigator comes with an audio book player, a MP3 player and a picture viewer. Thus while you are not navigating, you can either listen to music or watch photos. Additionally, you can also tune into your favourite FM station for latest updates. Finally a Bluetooth compatibility allows you to make and receive hands free calls as well as perform transfer of data and files over a short range. With the nuvi 865T plugged into your car, you are sure to have an enjoyable ride to your destination.