I've just been informed that one of our favorite vendors, GPS Now, has received a shipment of the latest Garmin nuvi models -- the nuvi 265T and nuvi 265WT. As usual with new models, it appears that Garmin has saddled dealers with a minimum resale price, since they are being sold for the MSRP of $299.99 and $349.99, respectively. Nevertheless, these models pack some bang for the buck, with text-to-speech, Bluetooth for hands-free calling and free lifetime traffic. This is in addition to all the great new and advanced features that showed up on the first generation nuvi 2x5 series models, which I detailed in my hands on review of the nuvi 205W.
The 2x5T series traffic feature is ad supported (screen shot below). The ads appear to be subtle, but I haven't had a chance to try them out yet, so if you get one, add a comment and let us know what you think about the ads. The other caveat is that this is NAVTEQ traffic, and they cover less metropolitan areas than FM/TMC traffic or MSN Direct, so you may want to check out their coverage map before you buy.
The 265T has a 3.5" screen, while the 265WT bumps the screen size to 4.3". Otherwise these units are identical.
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