Navigon, a provider of navigation products and software solutions, has introduced a slick, high performance personal navigation device (PND) developed in partnership with Porsche Design, featuring u-blox' Antaris 4 SuperSense GPS technology.
Navigon's new P9611 measures 125 mm x 82 mm x 19 mm, weighs just 250 grams and boasts a wide range of hardware and software features, including a pre-installed SD memory card, USB cable, car cradle and charging cable and high quality audio player. The device comes with Bluetooth, enabling hands-free communication support for Bluetooth-enabled mobile phones.
Other software features include digital maps of 37 European countries, integrated TMC (traffic message channel) that informs users about traffic jams and automatically calculates alternative routes and preloaded international information that updates automatically when users cross a border, displaying country-specific information such as speed limits or permitted alcohol limits.
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