Navman Announces New Additions to its Popular GPS 4000 Series Bluetooth(TM) Navigation Line
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Navman Announces New Additions to its Popular GPS 4000 Series Bluetooth(TM) Navigation Line

Navigation Leader Unveils Upgrades to Popular Pocket PC Guidance System

FOOTHILL RANCH, Calif., April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Navman, a leading designer and manufacturer of world-class global positioning systems (GPS), communication and marine products, announced today the latest addition to its innovative line of GPS products for the consumer electronics market, the Navman GPS 4410. Designed for use with Bluetooth(TM)-enabled Pocket PCs, this upgraded version of Navman's popular GPS 4400 leverages the power of the advanced navigation software and the latest in wireless technology, to deliver the next generation of handheld guidance systems. Additionally, Navman has released a GPS 4100 hardware-only solution for consumers looking to use other navigation software with Navman's Bluetooth technology.

Bundled with the latest version of Navman's award-winning navigation software, SmartST(TM) V2, the 4410 blazes the trail with a feature set unmatched in the industry. Exciting new software capabilities include Microsoft(R) Outlook(TM) integration for advanced address-to-contact routing, a time-saving zip code search tool, the ability to pre-select areas to avoid, a handy town to town routing function, complete route summary, enhanced zooming functionality and a striking 3D map display option that truly enhances the visual navigation experience. Other standard features include address-to- address routing, selectable map views, automatic and manual zoom for map detail control, Back-on-Track(TM) rerouting when off-course, day and night screen modes and an extensive points-of-interest library. The fully automated software provides voice guidance, in addition to visual driving instructions and, large display icons and easy-to-read maps provide an operator-friendly, touch-screen interface for added safety while driving. The complete solution contains detailed street-level mapping for the 48 contiguous states, Hawaii, Alaska and Canada.

"The GPS 4410 unlocks the true power of Pocket PC, allowing users to leverage their existing technology investments by adding navigation capabilities," said George Arnott, president of Navman USA. "3D maps, natural voice commands, impressive battery life and Outlook integration are only a few of the reasons our latest solution is sure to please any PDA owner."

The GPS 4410 and 4100 employ high-performance GPS receivers combined with embedded, Class 2 Bluetooth transceivers, which facilitates the wireless communication of accurate satellite navigation information a handheld device. Once the navigation software is installed onto the user's computer, it can be downloaded to the PDA via synchronization, and map, voice and POI data is stored on an SD Card. A blinking LED displays connectivity status and low battery indication. The complete GPS 4410 solution includes a wireless GPS antenna, SmartST Version 2 navigation software, a vehicle power adapter and vehicle mounting brackets (for both GPS receiver and PDA). The unit operates for 30 hours on 3 AAA Alkaline batteries (included).


The Navman GPS 4410 and GPS 4100 are available for purchase at electronics stores nationwide and are competitively priced at $319.95 and $219.95 respectively. An optional external antenna can be purchased for $79.95. SmartST V2 software can also be purchased independently for $189.95. For more information on Navman and its entire GPS product line, call 866-9NAVMAN, or visit

About Navman:

Navman is a recognized world leader in the design, manufacture and marketing of high reliability GPS, marine, vehicle navigation and mobile positioning and communication. Navman is committed to the creation of world- class products that add value to its broad base of users. Navman's success comes from taking high cost, sophisticated technologies and applying them to mass markets. The company's growth is fueled by its reputation for providing products to its OEM customer base and through its own distribution network and partners with the Navman brand name.

Navman and the Navman logo are registered trademarks of Navman. Bluetooth is a trademark of the Bluetooth SIG, Inc. and the Bluetooth trademarks are owned by Bluetooth, Inc. USA. All other product names are registered trademarks of their respective holders.

   Diane DuVall
   VP of Marketing & Sales
   Navman USA, Inc.
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   Andrew Golden
   Golden Public Relations
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CONTACT: Diane DuVall, VP of Marketing & Sales of Navman USA, Inc.,
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