The Mio C250 In Car Satellite Navigator is a user-friendly, no-nonsense GPS navigation system. It has a Samsung 2440 – 400Mhz CPU, SiRFStarIII Chipset, 256MB / 512MB Memory/ROM, 32 MB RAM, a 1200mAh battery with a life of 4.5 hours, built-in speakers, 3.5″ color micro – Transflective LCD touch screen monitor. It is supported by Microsoft Windows CE v5.0 operating system, MioMap v3 Navigation software and SD/MMC memory card slot which allows the upload of various maps as well as your favorite music.
The C250 comes with MRE maps of twenty-four countries: Austria, Andorra, Belgium, Denmark, Czech Republic, France, Finland, Germany, Great Britain, Gibraltar, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Lichtenstein, Monaco, Norway, Portugal, Poland, San-Marino, Sweden, Spain, Switzerland, Vatican and The Netherlands. It supports sixteen languages. It also offers a choice of the voice for the audio.
You can look up a place by entering the postcode or the name of the location. Shortcuts can be assigned to special places and stored as favorites. The Mio C250 Portable GPS calculates the entire route, including the distance and the arrival time, taking into consideration the traffic, toll roads, one-way roads and speed limits using the SiRFstar III GPS receiver. The speed camera and the receiver pick up satellite signals and recalculate the route within seconds for providing timely alerts. It has an exhaustive list of Points of Interest that include hotels, restaurants, fuel stations, ATMs, shopping malls and emergency services. in addition, other personal points of interest can be uploaded.