The trip has been deleted. It can be easily set up in a rental car, in less than a minute. This can be an inconvenience if you are on a cell phone or at a drive thru and want to quickly turn down the volume. When you are satisfied with the information, select Save. When an acceptable street address has been entered, select Done to continue A dialog box will appear prompting you to edit the information. When navigating, using both units at the same time, we found they both gave almost identical routing guidance, with few variations. This seems strange, since most electronic devices nowadays, such as cell phones, can be connected to a computer to manage data.
Areas for improvement 1- My biggest disappointment with the 360, was what in my opinion is a lack of documentation about the unit itself. Do I need to extend the antenna vertically? If power is properly connected, a logo screen is displayed. If more than one region is active, you will be asked to select the region from which to search. The track has been renamed. Select the trip you wish to delete.
The Magellan RoadMate will calculate the route. Address Book The address book is for the frequent locations you want navigation for. This is for locations you wouldn't typically travel to more than once. I did find that the 360 does give great guidance while traveling through roundabout intersections. Select No returns the display to the last viewed screen. There is also a compass, to show you the direction of your travel as well as a speedometer, which tracks your movement to give you your speed.
I never had any problem easily reading the screen, day or night, and on either cloudy or sunny days. As a crow flies, not from your route RoadMate 360 vs StreetPilot c330 The RoadMate 360's closest competitor is probably the Garmin StreetPilot c330, when you compare features and price. Enter the first few characters for the first street. Pressing any key will disable this warning. If you do not select one within one minute, the last user profile in use, is automatically selected.
It can take a lot longer, entering addresses into the unit by hand. When you are finished, select Save. Default Forest Tone Options You can have the Magellan RoadMate alert you by one of three tones. You can stop the computer, save the data or reset it. A dialog box will appear prompting you to confirm the deletion. Resetting the Trip Computer Select Reset.
For a center console connection, it is a tight stretch to the windshield mount and the cord stretches out and is in the way. Select Yes to cancel the route and display the Select Destination screen. Is there any altitude data available? If you select more than one region to activate, you will be prompted to select the region when searching for an address. The information for the trip can be saved to the Magellan RoadMate as a report and viewed at any time, giving you easy access to previous and current trip information. Magellan sells a compatible antenna as an added accessory. A dialog box will appear prompting you to confirm the deletion.
Clearly Magellan wants it to be easy to use and it is, however I think there are some critical details left out of the manuals. The 360 is similar to its older brother, the RoadMate 300, except the 360 comes fully loaded with detailed auto-routing maps for the entire United States and Canada. Overall from our testing, the 360 does a pretty good job navigating you to an address with voice and on screen directions. This is an important part of the initial setup of the unit, which is prompted when you first turn on the unit. Select the desired Route Method. By pressing enter, you will be prompted if you want to navigate to or save that location. Quick Spell, Auto Fill This is a unique Magellan feature and is quite handy for navigating on the go.
Thales Navigation employs several technologies to increase the accuracy of their professional and Magellan®-branded receivers. You are ready to turn the Magellan RoadMate on and Installing the External Antenna The external antenna not included provides faster satellite fix times and greater signal strength. It allows for several options: Map Pressing this key will bring you up to the map page. You will be prompted to make sure you want to cancel your route Locate This is a nice feature in the 360. The problem is that once you have gotten your nifty new product, the magellan roadmate 360 owners manual gets a brief glance, maybe a once over, but it often tends to get discarded or lost with the original packaging.