TomTom GO LIVE 820 car sat nav provides street-level navigation via a 4.3-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 820 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 820 with different preloaded maps are available, these are UK/Ireland and Europe maps.
TomTom GO LIVE 820 has been discontinued.
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TomTom GO LIVE 820 V2 Europe/UK and Ireland is the top-of-the-range in-car sat nav from TomTom. It has a 4.3-inch basic touch screen screen and the unit uses Bluetooth technology to make and receive hands-free calls. The GO LIVE 820 is available with two different map versions. The 820 Europe includes road maps for 45 European Countries and the GO LIVE 820 UK and Ireland includes maps of UK and Ireland. Plus its QuickGPSfix makes the locating of satellites very quick.
TomTom GO LIVE 820 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 820 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 820 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 820 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 820 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 820 Features
‣4.3-inch large, high-quality touch screen
‣Street-level maps - TGL820 - UK and Ireland maps, TGL820E - Europe maps.
‣8-digit postcode - navigate using full UK postcode search
‣Advanced lane guidance
‣Spoken street names
‣Voice command and control
‣Built-in receiver for LIVE Services
‣Bluetooth hands-free calling
‣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 UK and Ireland
‣1 Year manufacturers guarantee
TomTom GO LIVE 820 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 820 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 820 UK and Ireland version (Product code: TGL820) includes the following preloaded maps:
Detailed map coverage of England, Wales, Scotland, the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland. Partial coverage of the Channel Islands.
TomTom GO LIVE 820 Europe version (Product code: TGL820E) includes the above UK and Ireland maps, plus the following maps:
Detailed map 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.
What's in the box? (when purchased from ActiveGPS.co.uk)
‣TomTom GO LIVE 820
‣Micro USB cable
‣USB Car charger
TomTom GO LIVE 820 Questions and Answers
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TomTom GO LIVE 820 Technical Specification
‣Display: 4.3-inch 16:9 LCD widescreen (480 x 272 pixels)
‣Memory: 4GB internal flash memory
‣Bluetooth Module: Bluetooth
‣Speaker: Integrated high quality speaker
‣Microphone: Optimised integrated microphone and speaker for high quality hands-free functionality
‣Power: 12 volt, cigarette lighter
‣Battery: Up to 2 hours autonomous operation
‣Installation: Plug and play
‣Dimensions: Width - 119.1mm, Height - 85.1mm, Depth - 21.7mm
Page updated: 21st December 2016