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TomTom RIDER 550 and RIDER 550 Premium Pack

Product Codes: TTR550 and TTR550P

TomTom RIDER 550 is a motorcycle sat nav that includes European mapping with free access to download world mapping. You can make and receive calls using Bluetooth and a compatible smartphone. The screen is 4.3-inch touchscreen and is glove-friendly with options to select for use (choose between 2 thicknesses of gloves being used - winter glove and summer gloves).

Plan routes with MyDrive software. Share your routes with friends and family using email, social media or GPX files.

Three models are available (Rider 500, Rider 550 and Rider 550 Premium Pack). Read more about the differences below.

TomTom RIDER 550 - £399.99

TomTom RIDER 550 Premium Pack - £499.99


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TomTom RIDER 550 is a motorcycle sat nav with a 4.3-inch touchscreen. Furthermore the touchscreen sensitivity can be altered for different thickness of gloves you are wearing (summer vs. winter gloves). It is waterproof to IPX7 standard to operate correctly in wet conditions (the touchscreen will work in wet conditions too). TomTom RIDER 550 is also drop-resistant. You are also able to buy an optional headset to receive directional instructions spoken to you by the TomTom RIDER satnav.

The built-in rechargeable lithium ion battery enables up to 6 hours autonomous operation. Bluetooth provides hands free calling and data exchange. WiFi is also available for software and map updates.

The TomTom RIDER 550 includes Lifetime European or Worldwide Maps depending on whether you are buying the Rider 500 (European maps) or Rider 550 (Worldwide maps). You will have free access to update the map 4 times every year for the lifetime of the TomTom satnav product for as along as it is supported by TomTom.

Ride challenge levels enable you to choose your journey. Elevation and cornering levels for winding and hilly roads preference selection. The options are low, mid and high whereby you will be routed automatically based upon your choice of type of roads.

Fast quad-core processor is now used in the TomTom RIDER 550 for quick start-up loading time.

Lifetime speed camera database downloads are FREE to download.

You can view the TomTom RIDER 550 in portrait view or landscape view.

Plan your route on MyDrive and share it easily with your friends and family (via Bluetooth or WiFi) by email, social media or GPX file. Select personalised waypoints and more. MyDrive is Windows and Mac Compatible.

Blackspot and jam tail warnings allow you to avoid sudden braking and riding too fast of risky roads.

Use TomTom Road Trips to discover the world's most amazing motorcycle rides.

Compatible with Siri and Google Now the TomTom RIDER 550 will read out and reply to messages (Text-To-Speech (TTS)). The TomTom will also make calls and play music and handsfree calling with Bluetooth - simply use your voice to make calls to anyone in your contact list

When not on a call, the headset (not included) lets you hear navigational directions while keeping your eyes on the road. Stay connected for calls, messages, music and more.

Optional car, suction cup mount is available to use the TomTom RIDER 550 in a car and many other vehicles.

The TomTom RIDER 500 and TomTom RIDER 550 motorcycle sat navs are available in three different packages, these include:

1. TomTom RIDER 500 with 45 European countries preloaded with the option to download further world country mapping at a price from TomTom.
2. TomTom RIDER 550 with 45 European countries with the option to download further world country mapping free of charge from TomTom.
3. TomTom RIDER 550 Premium Pack with 45 European countries with the option to download further world country mapping free of charge from TomTom. PLUS includes Car Mounting Kit, Anti-Theft Solution and Protective Carry Case.

Cardo Scala Rider motorcycle headsets at

Cardo Scala Rider headsets are available to pair with your TomTom Rider 550. The benefits of buying and using a Scala Rider headset with your TomTom Rider 550 are three-fold; 1. you can listen to sat nav voice turn-by-turn instructions, 2. listen to music and 3. communicate with other motorcyclists whilst riding (using the intercom when within range and mobile phone when out of range).

We sell the latest 2019 range of Cardo Scala Rider headsets including the PACKTALK, SMARTPACK and SMARTH ranges.

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TomTom RIDER 550 Features

‣4.3-inch touchscreen display
‣Glove-friendly touchscreen
‣Rechargeable battery with up to 6 hours autonomous operation
‣Full World mapping (preloaded with 45 European countries with option to download world countries at an additional price)
‣Model available with Full World Mapping and Car Mount, Anti-theft solution and Carrying Case (TomTom RIDER 550 only)
‣Turn-by-turn directions with spoken street names
‣View in landscape or portrait mode
‣Bluetooth navigation spoken instructions when used with optional headset
‣Bluetooth handsfree calls
‣Free Lifetime Traffic Information for avoiding traffic jams
‣Speed cameras free for the lifetime of the product
‣Look up addresses and points of interest
‣My Drive feature for planning routes
‣MyDrive feature for for planning and sharing routes
‣Share routes using Bluetooth connectivity
‣Displays your route, current speed, time of arrival, name of current street and it can also display points of interest such as food, fuel and cash machines.
‣Waterproof to IPX7 standards.
‣1 year manufacturers guarantee


On bike installation

The TomTom RIDER 550 includes everything you need to mount and install it on the handlebar of most motorbikes. Included when you purchase from ActiveGPS is a RAM mount designed to attach onto the handlebar of your motorcycle. Once this is fitted, a unique TomTom RIDER 550 motorcycle mount which is also included can be fitted to the RAM mount. You're then ready to ride with the TomTom RIDER 550.

In-car installation

A car kit is available separately. It is also included when buying the TomTom Rider 550 Premium Pack. Simply position the automotive mount on your vehicles windscreen using the suction cup mount and power via your vehicles cigarette lighter adaptor and you are ready to use the motorcycle sat nav in your car.

Map Coverage

TomTom RIDER 550 includes World Maps. Only European mapping is preinstalled however. You will be able to download further mapping from TomTom for free for other world countries:

For use in Europe the TomTom RIDER 550 sat nav is preloaded with the following counrtries across Europe:

Detailed coverage: Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Madeira, Malta, Monaco, The Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Vatican City, Cyprus, United Kingdom (including Channel Islands).

Partial map coverage: Bulgaria, Cyprus, Montenegro, Russian Federation, Serbia and Turkey.

Connecting Roads: Albania, Belarus, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Macedonia and Moldava.

What's in the box? (when purchased from

‣TomTom RIDER 550
‣Lifetime maps - Full Europe with option to download further world country mapping for free from TomTom
‣Motorcycle mount
‣RAM Mount
‣Battery Cable
‣USB Cable
‣Car Mount Kit including Windscreen Mount. Carrying Case, Anti-theft Solution (when you buy the Premium Pack)

TomTom RIDER 550 Technical Specification

‣Technology: GPS / Bluetooth
‣Display: 4.3-inch (480 x 272 pixels) dual-orientation (horizontal or vertical) touchscreen
‣Waterproof: yes (IPX7)
‣Battery Life: up to 6 hours depending on usage and settings
‣Internal memory: 16GB
‣SD Card Slot: microSD slot
‣Installation: Plug and Play
‣Power: 12 volt, Motorcycle Power Cable.
‣Dimensions: Width - 136.8mm, Height - 88.4mm, Depth - 30.5mm
‣Weight: 280g
‣Guarantee: 1-year

This product is a sophisticated electronic device which requires that you read, understand, and act upon the information given in the instruction manual (usually available via the above 'manual' link). You will need internet access and, in accordance with the manufacturers’ recommendations, regularly seek out and accept all firmware or software updates offered by the manufacturer. All GPS devices need to ‘see’ the satellites in the sky. Therefore you will need to know that your vehicle does not have glass that will block or impede the GPS signal.

Page updated: 20th March 2019

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