Get Turn-by-turn Directions
nüvi 40s intuitive interface greets you with 2 simple choices: Where To? and View Map.
Touch the screen to easily look up addresses and services and to be guided to your destination
with voice-prompted, turn-by-turn directions that speak street names. It comes in 2 mapping versions
and has preloaded maps for the lower 48 states plus Hawaii and Puerto Rico, or full coverage of the U.S.
and Canada. nüvi 40s speed limit indicator shows you how fast you can go on most major roads.
With its Where Am I? emergency locator, you always know your location. It also comes preloaded
with more than 5 million points of interest and offers the ability to add your own.
Know the Lane Before Its Too Late
Now theres no more guessing which lane you need to be in to make an upcoming turn.
Available in select metropolitan areas, lane assist with junction view guides you to
the correct lane for an approaching turn or exit, making unfamiliar intersections and
exits easy to navigate. It realistically displays road signs and junctions on your route
along with arrows that indicate the proper lane for navigation.
- Navigate right out of the box with preloaded maps.
- View routes on the 4.3" (10.92 cm) touchscreen.
- Look up addresses for over 5 million points of interest.
- Hear spoken street names.
- Know the lane before it's too late with lane assist with junction view.
- Keep out of trouble with the built-in speed limit indicator.
- Avoid toll roads, motorways and more with the in-built Route Avoidances.
- Use the Garmin Garage to download Vehicles and Voices to your device.
Physical & Performance
|Physical dimensions||4.9"W x 3.1"H x .7"D (12.4 x 7.9 x 1.8 cm)|
|Display size, WxH||3.8"W x 2.3"H (9.7 x 5.8 cm); 4.3" diag (10.9 cm)|
|Display resolution, WxH||480 x 272 pixels|
|Display type||WQVGA color TFT with white backlight|
|Weight||5.2 ounces (148.0 g)|
|Battery life||up to 2 hours|
|Headphone jack/audio line-out||No|
Maps & Memory
|Preloaded street maps||Yes|
|Includes lifetime map updates||No|
|3-D buildings and landmarks view||No|
|Built-in memory||internal solid state|
|Accepts data cards||microSD card (not included)|
Features & Benefits
|Features That Save Time & Money|
|Speaks street names (e.g. "Turn right ON ELM STREET in 500 ft.")||Yes|
|Voice-activated navigation (operate device with spoken commands)||No|
|Traffic compatible (routes around traffic with a receiver and subscription)||No|
|Lifetime traffic updates (receive free lifetime traffic updates)||No|
|Lane assist (guides to proper lane for navigation)||Yes|
|Junction view (displays junction signs)||Yes|
|Route avoidance (avoid highways, tolls etc.)||Yes|
|XM® compatible for U.S||No|
|Safe Navigation Features|
|Bluetooth® wireless technology||No|
|Speed limit indicator (displays speed limit for most major roads in the U.S. and Europe)||Yes|
|View upcoming points of interest along route||No|
|Custom POIs (ability to add additional points of interest)||Yes|
Trip Planner: no
Trip Log: yes
This USB mass storage device is compatible with Windows® XP or newer and Mac® OS X 10.4 or later.