Garmin nuvi 56 Automotive GPS System with USA & Canada Maps
The new Garmin nuvi 56 adds top features to the Garmin Essential line without sacrificing quality or value. The nuvi 56 features a large dual-orientation display, so you can view it horizontally or vertically. It also adds myTrends predictive routing, as well as the ability to use auto-sort multiple destination routes, as well as view multiple points of interest along a route. The nuvi 56 features maps for the United States, including Alaska and Hawaii, plus Canada.
The latest Essential series units include the nuvi 55 base model, nuvi 55LM (which adds lifetime map updates) and nuvi 55LMT (which adds lifetime map updates plus live traffic. Upgrade to the nuvi 56 (this page), nuvi 56LM or nuvi 56LMT, which add maps for Canada and Alaska as well. At the top of the line are four units with giant 6.0" diagonal screens: the nuvi 65LM, nuvi 65LMT, nuvi 66LM, and nuvi 66LMT.
Essential Series Navigation for Your Car
- Easy-to-use dedicated GPS navigator with 5.0" dual-orientation display
- Does not rely on cellular signals; unaffected by cellular dead zones
- Preloaded with detailed maps of the U.S. and Canada
- Navigate complex interchanges with ease
- Easily search addresses and millions of points of interest
Dedicated, Easy-to-use GPS Guidance
For driving directions on the road, put away the smartphone and power on your nuvi. nuvi 56 is an easy-to-use, dedicated GPS navigator that does not rely on cellular signals and is unaffected by cellular dead zones. nuvi provides easy-to-follow, spoken turn-by-turn directions with street names.
nuvi 56 arrives pre-loaded with detailed maps of the lower 49 states.
Navigate Complex Interchanges with Ease
nuvi 56 has lane assist with junction view that displays upcoming junctions and uses brightly colored arrows to indicate your proper lane.
Easier to Search, Quicker to Find
nuvi 56 has a search field that makes it easy to find addresses and millions of points of interest, in a single place. Now, simply enter a category (like "pizza"), an entire address ("1234 Sycamore Lane, Anytown, USA") or a proper name ("Starbucks") and nuvi 55 quickly returns your results.
More Information Right on Your Map
No need to search for a hard-to-read or nonexistent sign; with a glance at nuvi 56, you'll see your current street. nuvi also displays speed limit, current speed and estimated arrival time.
With the Up Ahead feature, you can easily find places you want – like restaurants, gas stations, ATMs and shops – without leaving the map. Best of all, Up Ahead is customizable, so you can always know the location of favorite destinations along your route.
You can access Up Ahead and other useful information from the map tools panel. Conveniently remain on your map screen and still find places Up Ahead, change the volume and more.
School Zone Warnings
nuvi 56 issues an audible alert and displays an onscreen warning whenever you approach a school zone.
What's In the Box:
- nuvi 56
- Preloaded with City Navigator NT — U.S. and Canada
- Vehicle power cable
- Vehicle suction cup mount
- Quick start manual
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