The TomTom Go 940 Live Satellite Navigator is the successor of the TomTom Go 740 Live. Similar to the Go 740 Live, this TomTom Go 940 Live In-Car Satellite Navigator also measures 127×85x23mm in dimension and weighs 224 grams. It includes an internal antenna that is integrated with a high sensitivity GPS receiver.
The navigational data is displayed on the device’s wide 4.3-inch touch screen display that has a resolution of 480×272 dots. As compared to the Go 740’s 2GB memory, this one comes with almost 4GB of internal flash memory, which can be increased by inserting microSD cards in the slot provided. It consists of an integrated microphone and speaker for optimised hands free operation.
The TomTom Go 940 Live Satellite Navigator comes with TomTom Map Share technology that guarantees the latest, accurate and the most updated data. Owing to the HD Traffic feature, you are provided with the real-time traffic data along with the details of various incidents that have occurred en-route. In case of any road blocks alternative routes are also suggested. The IQ Route technology enhances the route guidance experience. While navigating, if you deviate from the specified path, then this GPS unit quickly gets you back on track. With the TomTom Go 940 Live, you can save lots of money on fuel, as it provides you with information regarding the cheapest petrol stations. Also while guiding on the specified route, it reads out the names of junctions and roads as well as gives you timely directions. This has been made possible due to the Text-to-Speech functionality. Also you can control this unit by voice commands and set-up customised navigational commands. The Speech Recognition feature will ensure that the device operates as you instruct.
This TomTom Go 940 Live Portable Satellite Navigator is Bluetooth compatible. This feature allows you to transfer data between similar units over a short range. Also the Advanced Lane Guidance function will show you the exact lane that is to be taken on a multi-lane junction. This GPS system alerts you about the upcoming safety and speed cameras, thus preventing you from getting pulled over for a speeding ticket. This multimedia sat nav includes and MP3 player and a FM transmitter. Thus you can now listen to music while you are not navigating. It also has a picture viewer that can display a slideshow of your photos. This TomTom Go 940 Live Satellite Navigator, with an in-built receiver for LIVE services brings along a car charger, a docking station, an active dock and an instruction manual along with a software CD-ROM.