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whats the differance between the Garmin 2595lmt and the Garmin

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whats the differance between the Garmin 2595lmt and the Garmin nuvi 2460LMt
and what axxessories do they come with

protek480 :

Here are the two side by side, the specs for each one

protek480 :

2460LMT:

protek480 :

Here is the click on the spec tab:

protek480 :

2595LMT

Customer:

i already read all this but i am not understanding dhe difference between the 2 units

protek480 :

OK

protek480 :

let me take a look real quick

protek480 :

The 2460m is a little nice and a bit more expensive by $50 dollars

protek480 :

It has voice commands and includes lifetime map updates

protek480 :

Also has lifetime subscription to 'Traffic' feature

protek480 :

nüvi 2460LMT not only tells you where to turn but listens to your spoken commands. With its innovative speech recognition, you can control nüvi with your voice — allowing you to keep both hands on the wheel. Simply wake up nüvi with a customizable voice command and begin speaking menu options that are clearly displayed on the screen. Tell nüvi “Find Address” and speak an address to start navigating.

protek480 :

Lane Assist

protek480 :

nüvi 2460LMT not only tells you where to turn but listens to your spoken commands. With its innovative speech recognition, you can control nüvi with your voice — allowing you to keep both hands on the wheel. Simply wake up nüvi with a customizable voice command and begin speaking menu options that are clearly displayed on the screen. Tell nüvi “Find Address” and speak an address to start navigating.

protek480 :

It realistically displays road signs and junctions on your route along with arrows that indicate the proper lane for navigation.

protek480 :

You know what lane to be in it will tell you in advance

Customer:

so are you saying the 2460 does more that the 2595?

protek480 :

Yes, it has a few more features, they are close

protek480 :

But

protek480 :

it has life time updates and life time traffic

protek480 :

subscription

protek480 :

This will cost you in the future with the 2595

Customer:

they both have the life time maps and traffic. lmt on both

protek480 :

2595 does not have life time traffic

protek480 :

It has traffic updates lifetime

protek480 :

2595 does not have the GArmin lock feature

Customer:

on amazon, they have the 2595lmt

protek480 :

2595 does not have the GArmin lock feature

protek480 :

Do you want to know if Amazon has it?

protek480 :

What did you ask?

Customer:

no, i said amazon has it, thats where i looked at both

protek480 :

oh, ok

protek480 :

yes Amazon has them and Garmin has them too

Customer:

they both have life time maps, and traffic

protek480 :

Yes

protek480 :

That's what it appears is they both have the features

Customer:

i just want to know the difference between to 2 units

protek480 :

http://www.justanswer.com/gps/668kf-whats-differance-garmin-2595lmt-garmin.html

protek480 :

They are almost identical, there are one or two features that are different

protek480 :

The Garmin lock is one feature

protek480 :

the 2595 does not have the lock

protek480 :

Waypoints/favorites/locations: 1000 for the 2460

protek480 :

2460 has 100 routes that can be saved too

protek480 :

The 2595 is not an 'MP3' player

protek480 :

2595 is a picture viewer and a book reader, does both of these features

protek480 :

2490 is not a book reader

protek480 :

That's about the only differences between them.

Customer:

so the 2460 has a mp3 player, and the 2595 has a book reader, and picture viewer? correct

protek480 :

no

protek480 :

the 2460 does not have an MP3 player

protek480 :

picture viewer only

Customer:

ok so the only difference between the 2 is the 2595 has a book reader, and thats the only difference

protek480 :

the 2460m has an alarm clock

protek480 :

2595 does not

protek480 :

And the Garmin lock

Customer:

ok, so niether unit has a mp3 player, but the 2460 has a lock and alarm clock,and the 2595 has a book reader?

protek480 :

Yes, that's correct

Customer:

is that the only difference?

protek480 :

No, I maentioned the Garmin lock too

protek480 :

mentioned the lock

Customer:

yes look above

protek480 :

the 2460 has the lock

protek480 :

ok

Customer:

yes i said that

protek480 :

That's about it

protek480 :

I can't see any other differences

Customer:

now, what accessories do they come with?

Customer:

i cant seem to find this info anywhere

protek480 :

The charger adapter and the window mount

protek480 :

What's in the Box:



  • nüvi 2460

  • Preloaded City Navigator® NT North America (U.S., Canada and Mexico)

  • Lifetime maps¹ and traffic² (indicated by "LMT" after model number on the box)

  • FM traffic receiver with vehicle power cable

  • Vehicle suction cup mount³

  • USB cable

  • Quick start manual

protek480 :

What's in the Box:



  • nüvi 2595LMT

  • Preloaded City Navigator® NT North America (U.S., Canada, Mexico, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands and Bahamas)

  • Lifetime maps¹ and traffic² (indicated by “LMT” after model number on the box)

  • 3D traffic receiver with vehicle power cable

  • Vehicle suction cup mount³

  • USB cable

  • Quick start manual

Customer:

so they both come with a car charger, but no ac charger?

protek480 :

correct

protek480 :

they charge from you USB on the computer or the car

Customer:

so it sounds like the 2460 is a better deal,

protek480 :

You can buy this as extra:

Customer:

no need for a picture viewer, or book reader while driving

protek480 :

nope

protek480 :

I kind of like the 2460

Customer:

ok cool thanks for the help, i will keep this info

protek480 :

you bet

protek480 :

please press accept

protek480 :

To finish the process please press accept

Customer:

do i hit save and exit, or just accept?

protek480 :

just press accept

Customer:

will all this be saved?

protek480 :

yes, you will have an email for the link

Customer:

ok thanks

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