TomTom GO LIVE 1005 car sat nav provides street-level navigation via a 5-inch touchscreen display. What's more you can enter your destination by simply announcing the address, thanks to the built-in speech recognition technology. The GO 1005 is also a LIVE product enabling TomTom LIVE services like traffic, speed cameras and weather information as you drive.
Two versions of the TomTom GO 1005 with different preloaded maps are available, these are Europe and World maps.
TomTom GO LIVE 1005 V2 World/Europe is the premium in-car sat nav from TomTom. It has a 5-inch multi-touch screen which can be pinched to zoom in and out and the unit uses Bluetooth technology to make and receive hands-free calls. The GO LIVE 1005 is available with two different versions of supplied maps. These include the 1005 World which includes road maps for the USA, Canada, Western and Central Europe, Australia and New Zealand, while the 1005 Europe includes maps for 45 European Countries. Plus its QuickGPSfix makes the locating of satellites very quick.
TomTom GO LIVE 1005 includes one year FREE TomTom LIVE Services which offers the ability to drive LIVE across more than 30+ European countries**. This operates over the GSM network providing you with the latest speed camera locations, traffic information, weather forecasts, access to Twitter and trip advisor/expedia accessibility.
In addition, TomTom HD Traffic provides traffic information to your TomTom 1005 and it provides alternative route proposals. **Services may vary. Subsequent subscription charges apply, currently (April 2013) 1 year subscription is £47.50.
You can also download daily map changes so you always know which roads are closed and changes in speed limits, etc. Furthermore Eco Routes technology ensures the satellite navigation system always calculates the most fuel-efficient route and thus reduces your impact on the environment.
This TomTom system speaks street names and voice recognition technology enables you to input where you'd like to go to and make hands-free calls via the units Bluetooth. GO LIVE 1005 also provides birds eye view of alternative routes and advanced lane guidance provides 3D images picturing each junction. It will even locate points of interest with the feature TomTom Places. These include petrol stations and supermarkets.
TomTom has also included many safety features. It will alert you to schools, hides the map view above a certain speed and reminds you which side of the road to drive when in a foreign country.
TomTom GO 1005 is a LIVE*** connected sat nav and as such receives real-time fixed and mobile speed camera locations and live reports from other users. TomTom get's it speed camera data from Road Angel a leading UK speed camera detector manufacturer. The GO LIVE 1005 sat nav also alerts you when you’re speeding, even if you're not in navigation mode.
***TomTom LIVE service subscription required - 1 year included FREE. Subsequent yearly subscription is currently £47.50 (price correct as of 23rd April 2013).
TomTom GO LIVE 1005 World Features
‣5-inch large, high-quality touch screen
‣Street-level maps - 1005 Europe - 45 European maps, 1005 World - Europe, USA, Canada, Australia and more.
‣8-digit postcode - navigate using full UK postcode search
‣Voice address input - enter your destination by simply announcing the address
‣Fluid touch screen
‣Built-in receiver for TomTom LIVE Services
‣Bluetooth hands-free calling
‣Advanced lane guidance
‣Spoken street names
‣IQ Routes technology
‣Stylish, slim, portable design - Fits perfectly in your car, hand or pocket
‣Plug and Go - no installation needed, works straight out of the box
‣Speed camera locations from Road Angel
‣Includes 1 year FREE LIVE Services
‣1 Year manufacturers guarantee
TomTom GO LIVE 1005 has been designed to be a plug and play device, and as such can be transferred from vehicle to vehicle with ease by the user. A unique magnetic dock makes docking and undocking your the GO 1005 sat nav easy.
TomTom GO LIVE 1005 sat nav is available either preloaded with European maps (45 countries) or with World maps including USA, Canada,Australia, Southern Africa and South East Asia.
TomTom GO LIVE 1005 Europe version (ActiveGPS product code: TG1005E) includes the following preloaded maps:
Europe 45 countries
Detailed coverage: Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Republic of Ireland, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, the Netherlands, United Kingdom and Vatican City.
Partial map coverage: Bulgaria, Croatia, Latvia, Romania, Turkey, Ukraine, Russian Federation.
Connecting Roads: Albania, Belarus, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Macedonia, Moldavia, Montenegro, Serbia.
The GO LIVE 1005 World version (ActiveGPS product code: TG1005W) includes the above 45 European maps, plus the following maps (Please note: the GO 1005 internal memory is NOT large enough to load all World maps at any onetime.):
Australia and New Zealand
Detailed coverage: Australia and New Zealand.
Detailed coverage: USA and Canada.
Detailed coverage: South Africa (87.6%)
Partial coverage: major towns and cities of Swaziland, Lesotho, Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Mozambique, Malawi, Angola and Zambia.
Connecting Roads: also includes connected network of major roads that allows you seamless navigation throughout the entire region.
South East Asia
Detailed coverage: Brunei, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Macau, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand.
What's in the box? (when purchased from ActiveGPS.co.uk)
‣TomTom GO LIVE 1005
‣Easy Click Mount
‣USB Car charger and Home Charging Cable
TomTom GO LIVE 1005 World Accessories
Looking for genuine accessories and spares for the TomTom GO LIVE 1005 World? All parts are genuine TomTom product and specifically designed for use with the GO LIVE 1005 World sat nav. Accessories available to purchase include a suction cup mount and beanbag dashboard mount.
TomTom GO LIVE 1005 World Questions and Answers
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TomTom GO LIVE 1005 World Technical Specification
‣Battery Life: Up to 2 hours autonomous operation
‣Bluetooth: Yes, for hands-free calling
‣Internal memory: 4GB/8GB
‣Screen size: 5-inch / 13 cm
‣Screen type: 16:9 Capacitive widescreen
‣Screen resolution: WQVGA (480 x 272 pixels)
‣Device Size: 143mm (W) x 88mm (H) x 19mm (D)
‣Device Weight: 266 grams
‣Power: 12-24 volt DC in-vehicle power socket
‣Map Coverage: TG1005E 45 European maps, TG1005W World - inc. Europe, USA, Canada, Australia and more.
Page updated: 21st December 2016