nüvi® 2598LMT-D

Part Number: 010-01123-35
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Advanced Series Navigation for Your Car

  • 5.0" high-resolution display”
  • Detailed maps of Europe with free lifetime¹ updates
  • Garmin Real Directions with Garmin Real Voice
  • Digital Traffic with free lifetime² traffic alerts
  • Voice-activated navigation, Bluetooth and Smartphone Link compatible

Bright Display

nüvi 2598LMT-Digital has a bright 5.0" display with dual-orientation capabilities, for use horizontally or vertically.

Detailed Maps with Free Updates

nüvi 2598LMT-Digital arrives loaded with detailed maps of Europe. With free lifetime¹ map updates, your routes are sure to reflect the most up-to-date maps, POI's (points of interest) and navigation information. New maps are available for download up to 4 times per year, for the life of your device, with no fees.

With so much data, nüvi 2598LMT-Digital makes it easy to find addresses and millions of POI's such as businesses, stores, restaurants and other destinations. nüvi 2598LMT-Digital arrives preloaded with POI's, so there’s no need for you to enter that address information. Just select one — or many — and navigate there, quickly and easily. You also have the ability to add custom POI's to your nüvi 2598LMT-Digital.

The Best of Our Traffic Solutions

Digital Traffic is our best traffic solution. Digital Traffic receives updates up to every 30 seconds, making it up to 10 times faster than other traffic systems. That means, driving 60 mph, your nüvi 2598LMT-Digital is able to receive traffic messages up to every half-mile. On the road, a few seconds’ notice can save minutes or even hours of delay.

Digital Traffic has a greater coverage area to include junctions, motorways and major road networks — in fact, up to 3 times more side road coverage. Digital Traffic has the capacity to receive significantly more traffic messages. That valuable information can help you decide whether to stay on course or find another route. Digital Traffic is dedicated traffic information and it’s free — no distracting advertising and no subscription fees, ever.

On the nüvi 2598LMT-Digital, traffic alerts appear to the side of your map, so your driving map remains onscreen. Traffic messages are spoken, too. Garmin Traffic is voice activated, so it responds to spoken requests. Garmin Traffic can give details about the situation, such as how many minutes of delay to expect and if there are any possible detours. It can even confirm whether or not you are on the fastest route.

Lifetime traffic² entitles your nüvi 2598LMT-Digital to receive free traffic information for its entire useful life.

The Power of Your Voice

nüvi 2598LMT-Digital has the luxury of voice-activated navigation. Speak, and your device intelligently responds; your hands can remain safely on the wheel. Of course, you can also navigate using the touchscreen interface.

Garmin Real Directions™ with Garmin Real Voice™

nüvi 2598LMT-Digital redefines “spoken turn-by-turn directions” with Garmin Real Directions, easy-to-understand driving directions that guide like a friend, using recognizable landmarks, buildings and traffic lights. No more stress from trying to read street names. Garmin Real Voice is refined speech technology that sounds more like a natural, friendly voice. Garmin Real Directions and Garmin Real Voice are features that are only available in our line of GPS navigators.

Bluetooth® Compatible

Sync a Bluetooth-enabled device, such as your smartphone, to nüvi 2598LMT-Digital for hands-free calling through its integrated microphone and speaker. Safely stow your phone in a glove compartment, pocket or purse and still make and take calls without moving your hands from the steering wheel or your eyes from the road.

Smartphone Link Compatible

Smartphone Link is a free mobile app that connects your nüvi 2598LMT-Digital with your Android™ smartphone. When paired, your nüvi 2598LMT-Digital can use your phone’s existing data plan³ to share information — such as where you parked, POI's and your destination.

Smartphone Link also gives you access to Garmin Live Services⁴, useful real-time information such as weather and traffic conditions. Garmin Live Services are available free and by subscription.

Comprehensive Driving Guidance You See and Hear

Active Lane Guidance with voice prompts prepares you to drive through an exit or junction with confidence. As you approach, an animated model uses brightly coloured arrows to indicate the proper lane needed for your route; a friendly voice offers additional help. Bird’s Eye junction view offers a detailed view of junctions, looking down as if from overhead. photoReal junction view realistically displays junctions and road changes along your route, including the surrounding landscape. Brightly coloured arrows indicate the proper lane to drive. nüvi 2598LMT-Digital also depicts real road signs as they appear along your route.

More Information at a Glance

nüvi 2598LMT-Digital keeps your driving map onscreen at all times and additional information appears alongside. For details, simply ask or touch the screen. As you drive your route, Up Ahead constantly informs you of nearby services, including restaurants, petrol stations, hospitals and stores.

nüvi 2598LMT-Digital displays speed limit, current speed and accurate time of arrival. With a quick glance, you can read the name of your current street. nüvi 2598LMT-Digital also shows school zone warnings.

One-stop Device Management

Use Garmin Express to keep your nüvi up-to-date. Garmin Express makes it easy to update maps and software, transfer favourites to and from devices, and install free custom vehicles and voices.

¹Lifetime maps terms and conditions

2Lifetime trafficterms and conditions

³User’s data plan charges, if any, will apply. Contact your mobile service provider for more information about your service plan’s data and roaming rates.

⁴Subscription may be required.



Physical & Performance

Physical dimensions 5.4"W x 3.3"H x 0.76"D (13.7 x 8.3 x 1.9 cm)
Display size, WxH 4.4"W x 2.5"H (11.1 x 6.3 cm); 5.0" diag (12.7 cm)
Display resolution, WxH 480 x 272 pixels
Display type manual dual-orientation, WQVGA color TFT with white backlight
Weight 6.6 ounces (188.0 g)
Battery rechargeable lithium-ion
Battery life up to 2.5 hours
High-sensitivity receiver

Maps & Memory

Preloaded street maps
Includes lifetime map updates
nüMaps Guarantee
Built-in memory internal solid state
Accepts data cards microSD™ card (not included)
Custom POIs (ability to add additional points of interest)
Waypoints/favorites/locations 1000

Navigation Features

Speaks street names (e.g. "Turn right ON ELM STREET in 500 ft.") Yes (with Garmin Real Directions™)
Voice-activated navigation (operate device with spoken commands)
Traffic compatible (routes around traffic with a receiver and subscription) Yes (receiver and lifetime traffic included)
Lifetime traffic updates (receive free lifetime traffic updates) Yes (Digital 3D traffic)
Lane assist (guides to proper lane for navigation)
Junction view (displays junction signs)
Route avoidance (avoid highways, tolls etc.)
Bluetooth® wireless technology
Speed limit indicator (displays speed limit for most major roads in the U.S. and Europe)
View upcoming points of interest along route



Trip Planner: yes

Trip Log: yes

Receive live services via your compatible Android smartphone with Smartphone Link. Software update may be required.

This USB device is compatible with Windows® XP or newer and Mac® OS X 10.4 or later.

In the Box

What's in the box:

  • nüvi 2598LMT-Digital
  • Preloaded City Navigator® NT for Europe
  • Lifetime maps¹ and digital traffic² (indicated by “LMT-Digital” after model number on the box)
  • Lifetime traffic antenna/vehicle power cable
  • Vehicle suction cup mount
  • USB cable
  • Quick start manual

¹Lifetime maps terms and conditions

¹Lifetime maps terms and conditions


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