$130 off TomTom XXL 530S GPS, save $130
The massive 5-inch TomTom XXL 530S GPS (model no. 1EP0.052.02) is available at RadioShack.com for $149.99, which is a whopping $130 off the regular price of $279.99, and the lowest price we have seen on this GPS by $13. The sale price ends on 2/27/10. Shipping rates start at $6.05 and vary by method of delivery, or choose Ship-To-Store for FREE delivery. Sales tax applies for residents of most states.
While the TomTom XXL 530S GPS has a fairly high overall rating, and most current owners are pleased with its performance, there are some complaints about the adhesive mount that comes with the unit. BuyDig.com has a comparable GPS, the Garmin nuvi 1490T, which is now priced at $339.97 with FREE shipping. A similar GPS, the Garmin nuvi 265T 4.3-inch GPS navigator with FM receiver, is available at PCRush.com for $168.65 with FREE shipping. If a 5-inch GPS is still too small, check out the Magellan RoadMate 1700 7-inch GPS, which is now $299.99 with FREE shipping at Crutchfield.com.
The TomTom XXL 530S features a 5-inch touchscreen display with spoken instructions and street names along with MapShare technology. Features include IQ routs technology, QuickGPSfix gets you a GPS connection quickly, Help Me! menu, text-to-speech feature, and it comes pre-loaded with maps of the U.S. and Canada. Included is a one year warranty on parts and labor from TomTom. Dimensions: (H) 0.9" x (W) 5.3" x (D) 5.3" ; weight 0.44lbs.