Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob
VISIT OUR OTHER SITES: THE AWESOMER | 95OCTANE

Sony Gps Features Real-Time Traffic Data

by Paul Strauss
Advertisement

The NV-U71T is Sony’s latest entry into the portable GPS navigation arena.

Sony NV-U71T GPS Navigation System

The new model is their first to feature a RDS-TMC traffic receiver which provides real-time traffic data and can automatically plot an alternative course around heavy traffic areas. The traffic data costs $4.95 per month after an initial 90-day free trial.

The device’s 2GB of flash memory comes comes preloaded with maps for the U.S. (including Hawaii, Alaska and Puerto Rico) as well as Canada. Directions are displayed on a 3.5″ color touch-screen display with a voice-guided option for safety. It’s also more compact than Sony’s previous model, and features a new gesture-based input system that makes it easier to get to frequently used commands.

The NV-U71T lists for $499.95 USD and should ship by the end of 2006.



Zoom Music Video

Zoom Music Video

Dual of the Dyad

Dual of the Dyad

Extraction (Trailer)

Extraction (Trailer)

Advertisement
Comparing the Bloodhound LSR with a Bugatti Chiron and an F1 Car

Comparing the Bloodhound LSR with a Bugatti Chiron and an F1 Car

Concepts from Future Past: 1983 Nissan NX-21

Concepts from Future Past: 1983 Nissan NX-21

Watch a Woodworker Make a Detailed Toyota Land Cruiser Model

Watch a Woodworker Make a Detailed Toyota Land Cruiser Model

Advertisement