Truck GPS Part 3: Magellan RoadMate

GPS units for truck drivers.

Magellan RoadMate Commercial 5370T-LMB $280

The compliance-ready RoadMate comes with features for the needs of professional drivers, including: customizable truck-specific routing, hands-free communication, driving status log and state miles report. In addition to free Lifetime Map Updates and Free Lifetime Traffic Alerts this 5” high-definition navigator includes many of Magellan’s new premium features to make navigation safer and easier.  Truck-friendly features:

  • Hands-free calling – The Bluetooth connection allows the navigator to act as a speaker phone.magellan
  • Landmark guidance – If you are struggling finding a street it can navigate you based on nearby landmarks.
  • Receive audible and visual warnings of red light and speed cameras along your route, provided by PhantomAlert (one year of free service).
  • Night view
  • Multiple Driver Log-in

Customer Review: Awesome GPS great for the price. Love the one touch address for the frequent stops. Pros: Easy to use, easy to read and love the bluetooth for the phone. Cons: Needs to have longer power cord to fit correctly in all semis.