Magellan GPS

Magellan Roadmate

Magellan Roadmate

Providing comprehensive GPS navigation and routing is the primary objective of every Magellan RoadMate device. Furthermore, the Magellan GPS has a framework of a high-resolution touchscreen. With extremely advanced and instinctive gadgets, you can drive with confidence. In addition, it comes with a lineup of features that can make the journey simple. It notifies the users with audio directions so that they can concentrate solely on driving. Moreover, Magellan GPS devices come with preloaded maps of the United States, Canada, and Puerto Rico. Also, the device gets a regular Magellan GPS update giving recent database information, which can be really beneficial.

Features of Magellan Roadmate

When traveling to new and different avenues, you end up in unusual areas. Therefore, a GPS device is essential and can come in handy to provide directions to the correct destination. However, GPS devices are not only as reliable as the guides stored on them; they also have more features.

  • The device includes maps and lifetime updates.
  • A built-in DAB radio link displays lifelong digital traffic alerts.
  • The device has a voice-activation system.
  • Syncs with a smartphone to provide real-time data.
  • Capacitive 5-inch screen with 800 × 480 pixels.

How to Update Magellan GPS Update

All the Magellan RoadMate GPS devices are excellent for comprehensive navigation and routing. Furthermore, the preinstalled memory card has a thorough database that can take you to any specific destination. In addition, it gets frequent map and software updates. Moreover, these Magellan GPS updates contain the most information on every street, alley, new and functional road, and highway. Apart from that, it updates the users with the routes that are no longer operational and are removed from the overall mapping. 

Additionally, the POI function gets better with every Magellan GPS Update, telling you the areas to stop by that might interest you. The POI describes the destinations like restaurants, famous food joints, hotels, spas, supermarts, and more. For your Magellan GPS update, follow the instruction below: 

  • To begin, go to the Magellan website’s “Support” tab. Then choose “Manuals & Software Updates” from the drop-down menu.
  • From the drop-down menu in the bottom right box, select your product in the second step. Then, under “My Magellan Is,” choose “Magellan RoadMate Series.” After that, under “Select a Model,” select “Magellan RoadMate (device no) – the United States.” Tap on the “Submit” button.
  • You now have the option of updating the device’s software and maps. Under “Updates,” click the “Software” link. After that, choose “I Want To Download This Update.” 
  • After that, log in to your existing Magellan account or create a new one. Tap the “Download Now” option to save the Magellan GPS update file when it prompts.
  • Double-tap on the software update file to open it. After selecting “Next” twice, turn on the RoadMate(model number) and connect it to the computer with a USB cable. Then, click “Continue” if the Windows Signature box appears to agree further to the process. 
  • The update will begin to install on the device when you select “Next.” Click “Finish” after the update is complete.
  • Additionally, you can purchase the most recent map update from the “Upgrades & Maps” section. Tap on the link from the section for the recent updates, then click on “Add to Cart.” You will be followed by the “Proceed to Checkout” window. To complete the order, enter your billing and shipping information. Magellan will send you an SD card with the update.