Navigate both Europe and North America without loading more maps with the affordable Garmin nuvi 270. The Garmin nuvi 270 features an easy-to-use colourful 3.5-inch touchscreen display and ultra-slim design with full UK postcode search.
The Garmin nuvi 270 also features the ability to use the optional Garmin nuvi Travel Guides which provide helpful and thorough reviews and recommendations for restaurants, hotels, shopping, nightlife, sporting events and tourist attractions, along your route.
The Garmin nuvi 270 is preloaded with City Navigator NT street maps for UK, Eastern and Western Europe and North America, including points of interest (POIs) database with hotels, restaurants, petrol, ATMs and more. The Garmin nuvi 270 sports a sleek, slim design. Its rechargeable lithium-ion battery makes it convenient for navigation by car or foot, for up to 5 hours.
The Garmin nuvi 270 3.5inch colour screen makes it easy to navigate, simply enter a destination or postcode, and the Garmin nuvi 270 will take you there with 2D or 3D maps and turn-by-turn voice directions. In addition, Garmin nuvi 270 accepts custom points of interest (POIs), such as school zones and speed cameras and lets you set proximity alerts to warn you of upcoming POIs.
The Garmin nuvi 270 includes many travel tools including JPEG picture viewer, world travel clock with time zones, currency converter, measurement converter, calculator and more. The Garmin nuvi 270 also comes with Garmin Lock, an anti-theft feature.
The Garmin nuvi 270 also includes the ability to use Garmin nuvi Travel Guides which provides you with helpful and thorough reviews and recommendations for restaurants, hotels, shopping, nightlife, sporting events and tourist attractions. Several versions of Garmin Travel Guides are available for Europe and the United States. Garmin Travel Guides are available on a selection of SD cards.
Garmin nuvi 270 Car Sat Nav FAQs
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Garmin nuvi 270 Features
‣3.5-inch colour touch screen
‣Preloaded maps for UK, Eastern/Western Europe and North America
‣Turn-by-turn guidance with voice prompts
‣3D map view display
‣Picture viewer (JPG format)
‣Auto re-route (fast off-route and detour recalculation)
‣Choice of route setup (faster time, shorter distance, off road)
‣Route avoidance (avoid highways, tolls etc.)
‣Custom POIs (ability to add additional points of interest)
‣Configurable vehicle icons (select car-shaped icons for map navigation)
‣World travel clock, currency & measurement converter, calculator
‣Rechargeable Li-ion battery (up to 5 hours)
‣Garmin Lock (anti-theft feature)
‣1 Year manufacturers guarantee.
The Garmin nuvi 270 has been designed to be plug and play, and as such can be transferred from vehicle to vehicle with ease. The Garmin nuvi 270 is powered with the 12-volt vehicle power adaptor and attaches to your vehicles windscreen via the Garmin nuvi 270 suction cup bracket. Alternatively with the dashboard disk you can mount the suction cup bracket on your dashboard instead, all three accessories are supplied with the Garmin nuvi 270.
Speed Camera Subscription
The Garmin nuvi 270 can also alert you to UK and European speed camera locations, the data which is supplied from Cyclops is updated weekly, so you always have access to the most up-to-date information. Subscription to the Cyclops UK speed camera database is priced at £39.00 for 1 year.
The Garmin nuvi 270 is preloaded with City Navigator® NT for UK, Eastern and Western Europe and North America provided by NAVTEQ. NAVTEQ maps provide high quality detailed street level maps, which in addition to street information include features such as route calculation, Points of Interest (POI), Estimated Time of Arrival, and more.
What's in the box? (when purchased from ActiveGPS.co.uk)
‣Garmin nuvi 270
‣12 volt Vehicle Power Cable
‣Vehicle Suction Cup Mount
‣Quick Start Manual.
Garmin nuvi 270 Accessories
Looking for accessories and spares for the Garmin nuvi 270? All parts are genuine Garmin product and specifically designed for use with the nuvi 270. Accessories available to purchase include vehicle power charger, suction cup mount, a weighted dashboard mount and mini USB cable.
Garmin nuvi 270 Maps
Looking for sat nav maps for the Garmin nuvi 270? All mapping comes on microSD card with SD card adaptor and is genuine Garmin product and specifically designed for use with the nuvi 270 Countries available to buy include: UK and Ireland, France and Benelux, Full Europe, North America, Australia and New Zealand.
Garmin nuvi 270 Technical Specification
‣Display: 3.5inch QVGA colour antiglare LCD with white backlight
‣Power: 12 volt, cigarette lighter
‣Battery: Rechargeable lithium-ion up to 5 hours (depending on use)
‣Installation: Plug and play
‣Dimensions: Width - 97mm, Height - 71mm, Depth - 20mm
‣Garmin nuvi 270 manual
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Why buy from us?
We are official Internet Retailers of Garmin products and we sell genuine Garmin accessories and maps. We purchase from the Garmin UK distributor. We do not buy on the grey market and we do not sell counterfeit products. You can rest assured that by purchasing from ActiveGPS you will receive the full support of Garmin.
Page updated: 19th December 2016