Garmin nuvi 2555LMT 5-Inch Portable GPS Navigator with Lifetime Maps and Traffic (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
- Over 8 million points of interest and see branded icons on the map as you navigate
- Lane assist with photoReal junction views
- Park position recall - find your car where you left it
- Speed limit indicator - unit displays speed limits for most major roads
- Lifetime map and traffic updates
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Let nüvi 2555LMT lead the way with its big 5” (12.7 cm) touchscreen display and powerful navigation features. It includes FREE lifetime traffic¹ and map² updates, advanced lane guidance and more.
Get Turn-by-Turn Directions
Garmin Guidance 2.0's intuitive interface greets you with two simple choices: "Where To?" and "View Map." Touch the screen to easily look up addresses and services and to be guided to your destination with voice-prompted, turn-by-turn directions that speak street names. It comes preloaded with maps for North America. It also comes preloaded with more than 8 million points of interest and offers the ability to add your own.
Avoid Traffic Tie-ups
With FREE lifetime traffic updates from 3D Traffic, our most extensive traffic avoidance system, nüvi 2555LMT can help you avoid delays. We check traffic conditions more than 2 billion times each month, so you can easily reroute around congestion and arrive on time.
Enjoy FREE Lifetime Map Updates
With FREE lifetime map updates, you always have the most up-to-date maps, points of interest and navigation information available at your fingertips. Map updates are available for download up to 4 times a year with no subscription or update fees and no expiration dates.
Know the Lane Before It’s Too Late
Now there’s no more guessing which lane you need to be in to make an upcoming turn. Available in select metropolitan areas, photoReal junction view makes unfamiliar intersections and exits easy to navigate. When you approach an exit or interchange, nüvi 2555LMT will enter split screen mode and show you a realistic depiction of junctions on your route, complete with road signs and arrows that indicate the proper lane for navigation.
Go Beyond Navigation
Point-to-point navigation is just the beginning. nüvi 2555LMT features a microSD™ card slot so you can store and use detailed cityXplorer™ maps or download custom voices and vehicles for free from the Garmin Garage. Dual-orientation functionality lets you hold the nüvi vertically or horizontally for added convenience driving or walking. The "Where Am I?" emergency locator provides your exact latitude and longitude coordinates, the nearest address and intersection, and the closest hospitals, police stations and more. And Enhanced Exit Services tells you what services you’re approaching on the highway.
What's in the Box:
- nüvi 2555LMT
- Preloaded City Navigator® NT North America (United States, Canada, Mexico, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands and Bahamas)
- Lifetime maps¹ and traffic² (indicated by "LMT" after model number on the box)
- 3D traffic receiver with vehicle power cable
- Vehicle suction cup mount³
- USB cable
- Quick start manual
¹FREE lifetime traffic updates may not be transferred to another person or another Garmin product. lifetime traffic extends for the useful life of your Garmin traffic receiver (as long as you own a compatible Garmin GPS) or as long as Garmin receives traffic data from its traffic supplier, whichever is shorter. Traffic content not available for all areas. See traffic coverage areas.
²FREE lifetime map updates entitle you to receive up to 4 map data updates per year, when and as such updates are made available on the Garmin website, for this specific Garmin product only until this product’s useful life expires or Garmin no longer receives map data from its third party supplier, whichever is shorter. The updates you receive will be updates to the same geographic map data originally included with your Garmin product when originally purchased. Garmin may terminate your lifetime map updates at any time if you violate any of the terms of the End User License Agreement accompanying your nüvi product.
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Top Customer Reviews
The user interface is easy to work without the need for much reference to the manual, although you do have to practice using the GPS a few times to feel comfortable using it.
The screen is easy to read and the maps are good, and I like the clear spoken directions. (Which can be muted if you wish).
I like the free lifetime maps and traffic update feature.
I was disappointed it did not include voice commands but doubt if I would have used that feature much anyway.
I like the way it turns on and off automatically when you start or turn off your car.
Postscript: Now that I have owned and used this product for more than 6 months I am pleased to be able to say it has more than lived up to my expectations. One unexpected pleasure is the ability to explore country roads and see new scenery. It's a delight never to feel lost or have to ask the way.
Would definitely recommend this to anyone who needs a GPS.
And definitely with the lifetime maps and traffic updates.
Big screen, excellent routing, very good navigation and recovery (after a wrong turn) and simple to use. Battery life is also very good. It has most of the features of the top-of-the-line units for less than half the price. Better windshield retention/position mechanism than most other brands.
The LifeTimeMap and Trafic are included at this price!
Garmin provides good on-line support for their units.
The windshield mount has to be pried apart for easier storage. Additional maps (e.g. Europe) are expensive.
I would recommend this to any driver venturing beyond the home territory. It can be used in a pinch as a hike guide.
I also found that during local trips, the directions were incorrect.
However, the delivery from Amazon, was great and the return of the defective device was also painless... thank you amazon!
-Split screen feature,
-5" screen is easily readable
-Traffic monitoring is excellent
-Concept of lifetime maps is HUGE BRILLIANT positive paradigm shift for positive customer experience
-reliable device, even in cold
-option to download multiple voices, car designs, and minor apps
-Problems downloading maps (did it once, second time a year later - it will not download even after updating the software, detecting the device, and trying from multiple computers)
-Traffic monitoring requires being connected to proper power cable
-Route Around Traffic - option would be a smart additional feature / button
I really like the 2555LMT - and were it not for an EXTREMELY frustrating issue that I am having with downloading the latest maps (that my recent journey would have needed!)... I would have given it a 4 or 4.5 out of 5. Solid purchase - well recommended.
Most recent customer reviews
Dreadful. It must be reset continually, and has no map showing where you're going -- ie, the whole trip. Every time it loses the signal, it demands an "OK!!" ... Read morePublished 6 months ago by Jinglebts
works great, like being able to download free new maps for everPublished 11 months ago by Michael McKinney
works well but sound is not loud and no sound output pin and also no bluetooth connectivityPublished 11 months ago by MUKUND P.
Love It! I use this constantly and it gets me where I am going as if I know the way. What more can I say? It works great!Published 11 months ago by uslanja
Calgary, Alberta to Chapala, Jalisco, Mexico NO PROBLEM made the whole trip trouble free....would highly recommendPublished 13 months ago by Lee Hulme
My wife really likes it. You don't get free updates though. The marketing is a little deceptive. You get one update at the time of purchase. Read morePublished 14 months ago by Abcha0s (Brad)