The large screen yet ultra-thin Garmin nuvi1490TV offers multiple-point routing to make your journey - anywhere in Europe - as easy as possible. It has Lane Guidance and Junction View for supreme route awareness. It includes Bluetooth® wireless technology for hands-free phone calls, pan-European premium traffic avoidance and ecoRoute™ to calculate a more fuel-efficient route. It is also compatible with the optional cityXplorer download to get you around on foot or public transport, and you can even add City Guides to make the most of your time in town.
Plus drive with the latest maps available with Garmin nuMaps Guarantee. Simply register your new Garmin nuvi 1490TV within 60 days of first using your sat-nav to see if a free map update is avaialble. See map coverage below for more details.
Great on the go - driving, walking or on public transport
Garmin nuvi 1490TV’s pocket design means you can take it anywhere. Use to its full potential by downloading cityXplorer to navigate selected cities via trains, tubes or buses* as well as on foot. Add an AA City Guide for your chosen city to find out about all attractions and places to eat, stay and shop.
* Note: Public transport data may vary between cities.
Not every traffic service is equal. With Garmin you’ll always know what lies ahead. And it’s subscription-free, for life. Based on Trafficmaster data, there is extensive coverage of the road network (100% on motorways in England, Scotland and Wales). Know how long you’ll be held up, and choose to be routed around the queues.
Make hands free phone calls
Keep your eyes on the road and both hands on the wheel with Garmin nuvi 1490TV’s integrated Bluetooth® wireless technology, microphone and speaker. Just pair with your compatible mobile phone and talk hands-free through the Garmin nuvi 1490TV.
Go Green and save fuel
The ecoRoute fuel-saver feature enables you to choose a fuel-efficient route which could even save you money as well as fuel. See the cost of the journey as you plan it and get scored for your performance with the Driving Challenge - good for identifying areas for improvement.
Cyclops Safety Camera Alerts
Stay aware of safety cameras throughout Europe and travel safely, legally and speed-consciously. Every Garmin sat-nav has the full Cyclops safety camera database loaded inside to bring speed alerts - and only those specific to the road you are travelling and direction of travel. Keeping safe and accident-free will help you maintain lower insurance premiums and avoid penalty points and fines too.
Garmin nuvi 1490TV Features
Garmin nuvi 1490TV Installation
The Garmin nuvi 1490TV has been designed to be plug and play, and as such can be transferred from vehicle to vehicle with ease. The Garmin nuvi 1490TV is powered via the supplied vehicle power cable. The Garmin nuvi 1490TV then attaches to your vehicles windscreen via the Garmin nuvi 1490TV suction cup mount. Alternatively using the supplied dashboard disk you can mount the suction cup mount on top of your dashboard instead.
Garmin nuvi 1490TV Map Coverage
Garmin nuvi 1490TV comes preloaded with detailed City Navigator street maps for the UK, Ireland, Western and Eastern Europe (42 countries) provided from map supplier NAVTEQ. Rolling screen transition, accelerated map redraw and routing capabilities make screen zooming even smoother and ensure the navigation always matches your pace.
Further Garmin nuvi 1490TV maps are available microSD card which insert directly into the Garmin nuvi 1490TV. Available Garmin nuvi 1490 maps include USA and Canada, Australia and New Zeland, Middle East and Southeastern Asia.
Garmin nuvi 1490TV Technical Specification