Garmin has now introduced the Garmin Zumo 660 Satellite Navigator especially for motorbike users. This compact sat nav has a dimension of 13.5 x 8.4 x 2.3 cm and a weight of 270 grams. It provides a wide 4.3-inch touch screen display with a resolution of 480×272 pixels. The Garmin Zumo 660 Motorbike Satellite Navigator is powered by a removable rechargeable lithium-ion battery that offers a life of 5 hours. It is waterproof, provides IPX7 standard.
Its internal antenna is integrated with a highly sensitive receiver. Although, it has an internal solid state memory, it provides microSD card compatibility that can be used to increase the memory capacity.
Garmin Zumo 660 Satellite Navigator includes the basemap of Europe and provides the facility to add more maps. It allows you to save 1000 waypoints and 20 preplanned routes. Navigational guidance offers timely voice directions and spoken street and junction names. The major landmarks and buildings are displayed in 3D formats. Routes can be calculated for multiple destinations in one go. You can also compute route to avoid tolls and highways. Though it comes with preloaded points of interest, you have an option of adding customised pois. Its lane assist function guides you through the correct lane on a highway. The speed limit indicator alerts you on exceeding the specified speed of the region.
Garmin Zumo 660 Portable Satellite Navigator comes with Bluetooth compatibility that allows you to make and receive hands free calls. Its multimedia features include an MP3 player and a picture viewer. Thus this GPS unit can be converted into a portable music player and photo viewer while you are not using it for navigational purposes. The Zumo 660 box consists of a motorcycle mount, a carrying case, a battery pack, an automotive suction cup mount, a USB cable, an automotive power cable, a dashboard disc and a quick start user’s manual.