Lowrance iWAY 500C Automotive GPS with MP3 & 3D Maps DISCONTINUED
NOTE: This item has been discontinued by Lowrance. It is replaced by the iWAY 600c (click here), with new road maps and marine charts!
The Lowrance iWAY 500C portable color GPS+WAAS navigation system shows you the way to any destination across town or across the entire nation, in 3D! Pick your destination with the touch-screen display and the iWAY 500C automatically displays the best route and gives you turn-by-turn directions with voice and visual guidance. The iWAY 500C has a substantial 20GB internal hard drive, with 10GB allocated to built-in, high detail mapping and 10GB reserved for MP3 music storage to be used with the built-in MP3 player!
Lowrance iWAY 500C Features:
- Color TFT touch-screen display
- 320H x 240V pixel resolution
- 5" (12.7 cm) diagonal display size
- Super-bright, cold-cathode backlit screen
- Sleek, blue LED backlit keypad
- Superb readability even in bright sunlight
- Built-in, precision 12-parallel channel GPS+WAAS receiver
- Simplified operation with 5 primary keys
- Built-in, detailed and highly accurate NAVTEQ turn-by-turn database for the continental U.S. and Canada
- Turn-by-turn audio and visual cues, including auto-zooming and automatic recalculation of directions after a missed turn
- Street address searching, plus auto-routing choices to choose or avoid Toll Roads and Interstates, and avoid Left-Hand Turns
- Mega-memory storage for up to 1,000 waypoints
- Maps can be updated through the internal USB port with a PC
- Safety Passenger Mode allows a passenger to use the GPS features while the car is in motion
- MP3 and Ogg Vorbis formats supported
- Key music functions include: Browse Files, Play Lists, Repeat On/Off, Shuffle, Equalizer, Pause, Stop, Scan, Skip Forward, Skip Reverse, and Volume
- 20GB internal hard drive, with 10GB of storage dedicated to built-in, high-detail mapping and 10GB of storage reserved for MP3 music (can store up to 5,000 songs depending on compression rates and song lengths)
- 6.1"W x 4.5"H x 2.15"D (15.5cm x 11.55 cm x 5.45 cm)
- Completely sealed to prevent internal corrosion
- Full one-year warranty
- Speaker/cigarette power adapter with volume control and 1/8" stereo jack
- Hardwire adapter with 1/8" stereo jack for wiring into car's stereo system
- Suction-cup mounting bracket for windshield applications
- Motorcycle handlebar bracket
- USB to PC interface cable
- 110v AC to 12v DC power converter for in-home use (transferring music files, etc.)
- iWAY 500C protective cover
- Touch-screen cleaning cloth
SPEAK/VOLUME - Repeat the last command. Adjust the music and voice command volumes.
MAP/MUSIC - Change between the mapping display and the music display.
MENU - Press this key to show the menus and gain access to most functions.
FIND - Find fuel, lodging, restaurants, other Points of Interest (POIs), street addresses, waypoints, and recent finds.
POWER/LIGHT - Turns the unit on and off. Pressing it once while the unit is on turns on the screen's backlight.
5" 320x240 Color TFT Touch-Screen Display
This example demonstrates a "Right Turn" visual cue, automatically displayed on-screen by the iWAY 500C as it guides you through a predetermined route, turn-by-turn, until your final destination is reached. If a wrong turn is made, the unit will automatically recalculate your route.
After your destination has been entered, every turn is announced visually and audibly. In this example, the iWAY 500C shows your vehicle on an expressway ramp leading to a major interstate highway. Your entire route is marked clearly by an easy-to-see, brightly colored path.
This example shows one of the MP3 music screens on the incredibly versatile iWAY 500C. A full 10GB have been devoted to music functions, providing internal storage for up to 5,000 individual songs, depending on compression rates and song lengths.
The iWAY 500C has three selectable mapping displays: North Up, Track Up, and 3D (shown here). To toggle between display types, simply press the display orientation button, shown here as the black arrow in the upper left corner with the text "3D"
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