Garmin Drive Assist 50 North America LMT is a 5-inch auto navigator with a pinch-to-zoom display, built-in dashcam, and driver awareness features to encourage safer driving. Drive-Assist records your drive, automatically saving collision footage on impact. You also receive “go” alerts when you’re stopped and the traffic in front of you starts moving. Garmin Real Vision feature displays a camera view when approaching select destinations. Other features include Forward Collision and Lane Departure Warnings, Bluetooth hands-free calling, voice-activated navigation, and North America map with lifetime updates, free lifetime traffic, and much more. Notice: Some jurisdictions regulate or prohibit the use of this device. It is your responsibility to know and comply with applicable laws and rights to privacy in jurisdictions where you plan to use this device
Resolution: 480×272 pixels
Display size: 5 inches
Display Type: WQVGA color TFT with white backlight
Weight: 191.4 grams
Battery type: lithium-ion
- Easily playback video footage right on the device, along with a map view of where you were at the time of the incident. If you like, you can watch footage later on your computer. The snapshot feature on the device also allows you to capture still images, so you can even remove the unit from your vehicle to take close-up pictures of any collision damage. For storage of your recorded video data, a replaceable microSD card (class 10) is included.
- Garmin DriveAssist offers you the option of convenient voice-activated navigation. Control Garmin DriveAssist with your voice while your hands remain safely on the wheel.
- The Direct Access feature simplifies navigating to select complex destinations, like airports and shopping centers, by finding a place within a larger location. When navigating to the shopping center, Direct Access gives additional location information for specific retail stores inside.
- Traffic alerts not as comprehensive as some competitors
- The interface can become crowded sometimes
The Garmin DriveAssist 50LMT-D is a capable combination of premium satnav features with a reasonable, if not outstanding, dashboard camera.