Tag Archives: sat nav

Remember to update your sat nav

Posted on 28th February 2012 by ConnorSephton usbcable1

One thing you must remember when you’re using a sat nav is that you’re driving, not the GPS system! You need to remember to trust your instinct and use common sense when you’re using a sat nav. There are many reports of people driving into rivers and turning down..

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Stay safe with your sat nav

Posted on 28th February 2012 by ConnorSephton Image courtesy of The AA

Sat navs are great ways to get to the right place with ease, but you need to use your brain when using your sat nav. One of the most important things you need to do is ensure that you use all of the features on the device. Say for..

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How does a sat nav work?

Posted on 28th February 2012 by ConnorSephton All rights reserved by the BBC

Sat nav systems work by using a large network of satellites orbiting the earth, and this is called GPS. The satellites communicate with each other, and by comparing the signals from a range of different satellites, your satellite navigation device will be able to pinpoint its precise position on..

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Features to look for in a sat nav

Posted on 28th February 2012 by ConnorSephton u_08764436

One of the best features to look for in a sat nav is the touch screen, though, they’re pretty common. Most sat navs these days use a touch screen, given that they’re easy to operate when you’re in the car. Rarely, you’ll see sat navs with keyboards, and this..

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Which sat nav size is for me?

Posted on 28th February 2012 by ConnorSephton All rights reserved by Sat Nav Discounts

There are many different sizes of sat navs out there, generally ranging from 3.5” to 4.7”. Choosing the size depends on a couple of things. Often the main reason for purchasing a smaller sat nav is your budget. Most small devices will cost less, and of course, the larger..

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Top tips for sat nav safety

Posted on 20th February 2012 by ConnorSephton All rights reserved by js_corsa

Being safe with your sat nav is a matter of common sense, and you’ll be able to follow these easy instructions to remain safe on the road. The first thing you need to remember is that it is not safe to operate the sat nav while you’re driving. If..

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