With nüLink! services¹, information is delivered wirelessly to your nüvi 1690. In the U.S., each nüvi 1690 includes a free 2-year nüLink! services subscription. After the 2-year period ends, service costs $49.99 a year.
U.S. nüLink! services include the following:
traffic alerts that automatically re-route you around jams
fuel prices for regular, mid-grade, premium or diesel
custom POIs with "Send to GPS"
nüvi 1690 has an intuitive interface that greets you with 2 simple options: "Where To?" and "View Map." Touch the color screen to easily look up addresses and services and get voice-prompted, turn-by-turn directions that speak street names to your destination. It comes preloaded with detailed City Navigator® NT street maps for the U.S., Canada and Mexico, nearly 6 million POIs, 2-D or 3-D maps, and speed limits for most major roads in the U.S. and Europe. And with HotFix® satellite prediction, nüvi calculates your position faster to get you there quicker.
Go Beyond Navigation
Also offered on nüvi 1690 are standard nüvi features that go beyond navigation:
enhanced pedestrian navigation capabilities
ecoRoute™ — a green feature that calculates a more fuel-efficient route and tracks fuel usage
travel tools — JPEG picture viewer, world travel clock with time zones, currency converter, measurement converter and calculator
Garmin Locate™ — marks its position when removed from windshield mount
“Where Am I?” emergency locator — get your exact latitude and longitude coordinates, the nearest address and intersection, and the closest hospitals, police stations, and fuel stations