Navigator, Translator, Entertainer, Tour Guide - Garmin's nuvi 360 is one versatile little GPS. This pocket-sized Personal Travel Assistant now comes with hands-free Bluetooth wireless technology in addition to the popular features offered in the nuvi 350 - making it the go-anywhere travel companion.
The nuvi 360 along with its counterpart the nuvi 310 integrates wireless technology with a microphone and speaker, that lets you make hands-free mobile phone calls. Simply dial numbers with the nuvi's touch screen keypad to make a call on a compatible Bluetooth phone. To answer calls, just tap nuvi's screen, and speak directly into it's built in microphone.
In addition, easily look-up and dial numbers from your personalized phone book, or from your phone's call history log. Don't know the phone number for your destination? Simply find and dial it from nuvi's extensive points of interest database - including hotels, restaurants, stores, and attractions.
The nuvi 360 comes with preloaded maps of Europe or North America, and includes automatic routing, 2D or 3D map perspective, turn-by-turn voice directions that speak street names, and a fingertip touch screen interface, making navigation easy. It also supports configurable vehicle icons - fun, customized car-shaped icons in a variety of colors that show your position on the map.
The nuvi accepts customized points of interest (POIs), such as school zones, and safety cameras using POI Loader. It even provides traffic alerts (in select cities) when used with a compatible traffic receiver. By adding traffic services, and a receiver to your nuvi 360 you can avoid traffic tie-ups by simply pushing a button to calculate a new route.
Navigation is just the beginning. Nuvi includes many "must have" entertainment, and travel tools including MP3 player, audio book player with optional content from Audible.com, JPEG picture viewer, world travel clock with time zones, currency converters and more. In addition, optional software packages such as the Language Guide, and Travel Guides can be added for language and content support.