Stay connected behind the wheel with Garmin DriveSmart, the navigator that features a collection of smart features in addition to helpful driver alerts and easy-to-follow directions. From hands-free calling and live traffic information to built-in Wi-Fi and more — the future is on your Garmin. Just look ahead and drive.
Resolution: 1024×600 pixels
Display size: 6.9 inches
Display Type: WQVGA color TFT with white backlight
Weight: 243 grams
- When you sync your Bluetooth-enabled smartphone to Garmin DriveSmart, you get great features that let you stay connected without taking your hands off the wheel. Make hands-free phone calls and receive customizable smart notifications on your navigator’s display. That means you can see incoming calls, text messages, and calendar reminders without ever having to reach for your phone.
- When you pair this navigator with your compatible Garmin smartwatch (sold separately), you can receive navigation right on your wrist, even after you’ve parked your car and are walking toward your destination. Also, get helpful driver alerts on your watch. Don’t worry about losing your car in a crowded car park; your smartwatch provides compass guidance from your parked vehicle to your destination and back to your car again.
- When you’re not familiar with the area, it’s nice to have something to point you in the right direction. That’s why we’re bringing TripAdvisor to your Garmin DriveSmart navigator. View ratings for travel points of interest, such as hotels, restaurants, and attractions, along your route or near your destination. From the world’s largest travel site directly to your car, we’re helping you find the stops that make the entire journey part of the destination. Also, locate new attractions with the built-in Trip Planner tool, which adds fun to road trips by suggesting interesting stops along the way.
- It is expensive
- It has a shorter battery life than other devices.
Though it is pricey, the Garmin DriveSmart 61 LMT-S is a top-notch GPS full of premium and safety-conscious features and a smart interface